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Nvidia quarterly profit beats estimates on gaming, mobile strength

The maker of graphics chips posts stronger revenue in both its graphics processors and its line of mobile chips used in cars and tablets.<p>Nvidia posted better-than-expected earnings in its July quarter, which the graphics chipmaker attributed to improvement in its gaming and mobile businesses.<p>The …

Mobile

HP starts shipping its $430 SlateBook 14, an Android-powered laptop

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Can the market support a notebook computer that runs a mobile operating system? That’s the question HP(s hpq) is attempting to …

Samsung wants to take the Galaxy S5 'back to basics,' may include iris scanner

Samsung has outlined its plans for various new devices in a wide-ranging interview with Bloomberg News. The Galaxy S5 smartphone will reportedly be released by April, and Samsung is said to be considering iris-scanning technology for security in a possible response to Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint …

Reboot Buggy Gets Back to Its Off-Road Roots

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 11.01.13.<p>Time of Publication: 1:32 pm. 1:32 pm<p>The modern automobile is more of a …

Alleged Logitech game controller could turn your iPhone into a Vita

Back in June we learned that iOS 7 would include standardized support for game controllers, but since then we've seen little of the gamepads themselves. New images posted on the @evleaks Twitter account could change that, however, showing off what appears to be a press photo of a Logitech …

Consoleception: You Can Play Your PS4 Through Your Xbox One

At the Tokyo Game Show this past week, Microsoft got a question about whether or not the Xbox One’s HDMI-In capability will support the ability to run its rival, the PlayStation 4. Xbox senior director of product management and planning Albert Panello dodged the question at first, but later on his …

Android dominates the tablet market, with 67% of global shipments

We already know that Android is, and has been for a while, the most dominant force in the smartphone market, but the tablet market is an area which has typically been a bit harder to crack. However, the latest research put together by <i>Strategy Analytics</i> shows that Android is also breaking away from …

iPad Mini

HTC’s Hardship Continues As It Predicts Operating Loss In Q3

No surprise: HTC’s run of declining quarters is predicted to continue. But the dip now looks set to push into the red in Q3. The Android mobile maker has just issued guidance for Q3, warning investors it’s expecting a loss of between 0 percent and -8 percent in the coming quarter. Its Q3 revenue is …

Onavo Count 2.0 for Android is the best-looking mobile data tracker yet

As mobile data plans get more and more complicated, users are turning to bandwidth-monitoring apps to avoid steep overage charges. Now, you can track your bandwidth with style.<p>Onavo, maker of data compression apps for the iPhone and Android, is today launching an updated version of its free Onavo …

Android Is The New Windows

A flexible, customizable operating system that’s farmed out to third-party hardware makers and dominates market share but not profits? You’re not the only one experiencing déjà vu. The parallels of Android and Windows are striking. But can that which is unique about Android save it from the fate …

Xbox One first-party games priced at £50 in the UK, versus $60 in the US

Take the $59.99 official price (before tax) for first-party Xbox One titles in the States, run it through your favorite currency convertor and you get something like £39. Add in Royal Baby taxes (aka VAT), incomplete globalization and whatever else, and it seems the final amount for UK buyers comes …

Sony reportedly planning Gran Turismo movie with producers of The Social Network

While it's not the <i>Mario Kart</i> movie we'd all been hoping for (c'mon, right?,) it's arguably the next best thing. Sony is reportedly developing a film about that <i>other</i> petrol head game -- <i>Gran Turismo</i>. It's claimed that Mike de Luca and Dana Brunetti (<i>The Social Network / Fifty Shades of Grey</i>) are …