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Metro No More

Posted: 14 Aug 2012 01:46 AM PDT

Surely it’s too late for Microsoft to expect developers to stop using the word Metro to describe the touch-based UI in Windows 8 and RT? It worked for the new iPad, which I’ve not seen...

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Apple’s OS X Mountain Lion Outperforming Lion

Posted: 14 Aug 2012 12:43 AM PDT

Lots of Mac users have been reporting snappier system perormance on their machines with the new Mountain Lion operating system, and it’s highly likely that the improved snap is a result of...

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Samsung eMMC Pro Class 1500 NAND storage

Posted: 14 Aug 2012 12:19 AM PDT

Samsung has now started mass production of the eMMC Pro Class 1500 range of NAND storage devices, offering vastly superior data access speeds to current NAND chips. Samsung is proudly proclaiming...

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Next-gen Mali Mobile GPUs Outlined

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 11:52 PM PDT

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is probably the best advert for ARM’s graphical capability, pairing a quad-core CPU with a quad-core Mali-400 GPU for stunning benchmark scores. However Q4 2012 will bring...

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Google Maps – Fly-by View

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 07:45 AM PDT

Google Maps has been updated, and now hi-res satellite and aerial images have been incorporated for 25 cities around the globe. More than twenty US cities have gotten the 45-degree overhaul, allowing...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 – release

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 07:35 AM PDT

Samsung has let fall further details of the super-sized Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, due to launch August 15. The Note 10.1 will feature Wi and 3G connectivity and will run on a quad-core Exynos CPU with...

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RIM Looking at Other Licensing Options for BB10

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 06:51 AM PDT

Research In Motion’s fortunes as a company will largely stand or fall on the success of its upcoming Blackberry 10 OS. Thus RIM is looking at every possible means of broadening BB10′s...

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Toshiba Z930 – Review

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 03:53 AM PDT

Toshiba has updated its Z830 ultrabook to become the Z930 though from all external appearances nothing has changed. Inside though, the CPu gets a very welcome discrete-GPU-lacking update to Ivy...

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Ice Cream Sandwich On One In Six Android Devices

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 03:51 AM PDT

A blog post on the official Android website has revealed that Android 4 Ice Cream Sandwich is now installed on 16% of Android devices, with ICS now overtaking Android 2.2 Froyo as the second-most...

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eBay Same Day Delivery Pilots In San Fran

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 03:26 AM PDT

eBay is trying out a same-day delivery service on its new mobile eBay Now app. The service offers same-delivery for a charge of $5, limited to orders above $25. At the moment receipt of goods on the...

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Webpages As Apps with Ubuntu WebApps

Posted: 13 Aug 2012 12:55 AM PDT

The Chrome OS is a web-centric platform for hardware running on a Linux core, and now users are to get an alternative Linux entry-point to mobile computing, courtesy of the Quantal Queztal OS, whose...

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