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There is no doubt that Android 4 aka Ice Cream Sandwich brings some new gadgets and functionality and more will be uncovered everyday as everyone digs into the Galaxy Nexus.
Microsoft is giving away $25 Windows Phone Marketplace gift cards from December 12-16, 2011. This is a different promotion from the one I shared a few weeks ago where you get a $25 gift card if you purchase a Windows Phone in December.
Earlier this year, Chuong talked about Android fragmentation and how it could become a problem with Android becoming so popular.
The Windows Phone Marketplace is getting better lately. I know I have complained about the lack of niche apps but give it time, the Windows Phone Marketplace is getting bigger and I won't have anything to complain about eventually. An app that a smaller group of Wind...
After a more than tortured journey in its life so far, the much loved, but tough to gain traction webOS now has a destination again.
Everybody is talking about the "New, New Twitter." Of course they are talking about it on Twitter. On the surface, more power to them.
Yesterday, Microsoft released the Xbox Companion for Windows Phone. This app interfaces with you Xbox console. It allows you to control media, browse for videos and music and queue them up to the console.
Just one day has passed since Flipboard, the wildly popular app on the iPad, was officially launched for the iPhone, Google jumped into the game by announcing Google Currents.
So you want to sell your Galaxy S II or return it but you don't want to leave your data for others to find? Here's how to ensure that it's gone. Don't laugh, I've been reviewing smartphones for years and I could write a short book telling all the funny goodies I've f...
The only thing, in my opinion, that is holding Windows Phone 7 back now is apps. Yes, the Window Phone Marketplace has grown faster than Android and Apple's app stores but I am impatient.
Find the perfect gift for the student in your life. Laptops, tablets, bags, software and more.
Did I mention already how sexy apps that have actually made it to the Windows Phone Marketplace look? I complain about the amount of apps in the Windows Phone Marketplace but when they do get there, they look awesome most of the time.
This experiment has come to a close. I will continue to use the HTC Titan, running Windows Phone 7.5, but it will not be my daily driver.
Meg Whitman in an interview with Le Figaro has said that HP will most likely be making a decision on what it will do with webOS within the next two weeks.
Epic Games is set to roll out Infinity Blade 2.0 today and from what I've seen in the pre-hype videos it looks impressive. I enjoy Infinity Blade quite a bit, especially on frustrating days when I need to wack on something just to relieve stress. That said, Infinity ...
Slashgear is pointing to an article in The Daily that have sources saying Microsoft is thinking about porting parts of its Office Suite for the iPad.
It looks like Apple is trying to get this one out there quick. Today, they have released code for iOS 5.1 to developers. This appears to be a minor update that fixes several bugs and updates APIs for iCloud storage. This update is available for the iPhone 4S, iPhone...
My search for a Twitter client that has all the features I need has come down to a couple of choices. Mehdoh is one of those choices and so far seems to be the best for my needs.
From accessories to game systems, there's a gift here for media lovers, readers, fitness buffs and more.
The hottest games and great accessories for Xbox 360, NIntendo Wii, and PlayStation 3.
Find a great gift for $99 or less -- media accessories, eReaders, fitness, and iPad accessories.
I love Texas Hold'em Poker. I used to play a lot online, but the US Government put an end to that. I would play for fun on Facebook, but when there is no real action involved, people play loose and just roll the dice.
‘Tis the season to go visiting family you may not get to see often, so what better opportunity to make the cyberworld a better place?
With all the junk eMail we get these days, it's great to get one that has something good! This is one of those. Free Stuff. Well, almost free. If you are in the market for a new phone and you are considering Windows Phone, Microsoft has a deal for you.
Give the shutterbug in your life a photo editing program to turn their photos into masterpieces. Apps from $29 to $699 for novices to pros.
It's been a few days since I have reported in on my moving from Android to Windows Phone 7. The transition has become easier over the last 3 days.
Sling Media's strategy seems confusing to me at times. If you have a Slingbox you can view video from your TV on a device, in most cases with a SlingPlayer App.
We told Microsoft we wanted custom ring tones and they finally listened. Today Microsoft posted "Custom ringtones: A visual guide" over on their Windows Phone Blog.
I received the HTC Titan Tuesday evening and quickly got it set up to take on the daily workload. Part 3 of this series starts out with day 1 of this move, the day I start carrying the HTC Titan as my daily driver.
Unfortunately, there is no true answer to this question. All the apps have their advantages and disadvantage. I have purchased and poked around in most of the major Twitter clients available for Windows Phone 7.
Let me start out saying that I am not a big fan of unlocking, rooting, and jailbreaking phones. It's not that I see something fundamentally wrong with doing so, it's just that I am lazy.
Internet sharing is a feature already included on the overseas HTC Titan I have. I started hearing reports on some lists I am on that they were prompted with an update when they connected to the Zune software today.
So, after downloading iTunes 10.5.1, which was just released, and installing it, I went to subscribe to the iTunes Match service.
According to Apple's website, Apple's iTunes Match is now available to the public. Originally scheduled for last month, Apple's cloud music service takes the music you own and compares it to Apple's catalog. If you own it, you can then stream any of that music to you...
This doesn't come as much of a shock to me, but it's still quite amazing. How much of the iOS dominance in this category is a result of iOS being the easiest mobile OS to share screenshots from your phone? One of the biggest complaints I have about Windows Phone 7 and A...