A Look at Shenzhen’s Cell “Phonie” Industry

On top of housing Foxconn’s manufacturing facility and pushing an occasional iPhone 5 rumor, Shenzhen has developed a reputation as the world’s center for fake phones. A bustling economy has developed in the Chinese city from imitators selling cheap replicas of popular cell phones. Though many of the phones attempt to mimic specific devices (such as the iPhone […]

Android Still Poses Problems for Developers

Android Poses Problems for Developers

There’s no doubt that Google’s Android is a serious threat for the both Apple’s iOS and RIM’s Blackberry OS. However, while Android is becoming more and more ubiquitous, it still faces several challenges when it comes to dealing with developers. A recent study by Baird suggests that while most respondents are still writing apps for Android, […]

Nook Subscribers Get Free Access to New York Times Online

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Within the past two weeks, both Amazon.com and Barnes and Noble have formed partnerships with the New York Times, providing people who subscribe to the paper through their respective eReaders with free access to the publication’s website. The New York Times recently established an expensive pay-wall which limits the number of articles a reader can view on their website […]

Dancing Android Robot [VIDEO]

Everyone loves robots and dancing is pretty popular nowadays, so it makes sense that Sony Ericsson would pimp out Android using this amazing dancing robot. It’s unclear where the amateur video originates from but it appears to be filmed in front a shopping center as part of promotion for the Xperia Arc. All we need now is a dancing apple […]

Lose the Wires with the LG WCP-700 Wireless Charging Pad

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Amidst the many announcements about new phone releases and platform updates from CTIA, the LG WCP-700 Wireless Charging Pad is easy to miss. The new phone charging product from LG promises to help users lose the wires with a variety of innovative features. The device looks like sleek addition to any mobile set-up and comes […]