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Verizon confirms it activated 9.8 million smartphones, higher mix of iPhones in Q4 2012

Verizon and AT&T haven’t announced their year-end quarterly earnings, but that isn’t stopping the carriers from crowing about how many smartphones they sold. The day after AT&T said it activated 10M smartphones, Verizon chimed in and confirmed it had activated … Continue reading

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iPad has 12 times higher web usage than Kindle, Galaxy, Surface devices combined

A report coming from Chitika Insights keeps the Apple iPad at a very high position for web usage compared to the competition. Competitors like the Amazon Kindle line, Samsung Galaxy tablet line, and Microsoft Surface are all selling somewhat well … Continue reading

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BBC talks future of iPlayer app – higher quality streams, Android 4.2 support and new features coming

The BBC has posted an extensive update on its future plans for the BBC iPlayer Android app. In the coming months, the corporation says it's main aims are to reach feature parity with the iOS app, and introduce new, high-quality streams … Continue reading

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Are Larger Screens Driving Higher Resolutions, Or Vice Versa?

The way things are looking, we’ll see the launch of the first smartphone with a 1080p display before the year’s out. LG has already announced its intent to release just such a product, and we’ve heard rumors that HTC could … Continue reading

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Google Maps debuts higher resolution imagery around the world

While Google Earth recently impressed us with its 3D antics at Google I/O, its 2D counterpart, Google Maps is just as important. Today Maps sees its 2D imagery significantly upgraded in a number of countries, with higher resolution satellite pictures, aerial … Continue reading

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