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Rumeur: Apple’s next event to be held on October 15th?

According to France-based <i>MacGeneration</i>, which has offered both accurate and inaccurate information in the past, Apple’s next media event will be held on Tuesday, October 15th. Apple is expected to debut a series of new products by the end of this year, including multiple new iPad models, several …

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C: everything you need to know

Apple’s iPhone event on Tuesday brought us the two new devices we expected — and not much else. At a comparatively subdued and small event, the company replaced last year’s iPhone 5 with two models: the iPhone 5c, a colorful plastic phone that starts at $99, and the iPhone 5s, a high-end device …

Samsung’s Galaxy Gear marks official start to smartwatch war

Samsung's Galaxy Gear smartwatch will come in a variety of color band options.<p>At a press event Wednesday in Berlin, Samsung revealed three products — the new Galaxy Note 3, the Galaxy Note 10.1 and the anticipated Galaxy Gear smartwatch. There are many smartwatches out there, including the Pebble …

Microsoft wins patent trial against Motorola, awarded $14 million

The courts have punished Motorola twice in a row. Not only has one district court ruled that Motorola's standards-essential patents aren't remotely worth the $4 billion the comany claimed, but now a jury in a second trial has decided that the Google-owned company failed to comply with fair and …

BBM on Samsung Galaxy phones 'soon', ads promise

BlackBerry Messenger is edging ever closer to Android phones, with the massively popular mobile IM service advertised in Africa as coming soon to …

Google planning 'robo taxi' fleet

Google is reportedly developing its own autonomous vehicles, which could become part of a fleet of 'robo-taxis' that pick up passengers on-demand.<p>Google is in talks with major auto-components manufacturers, such as Continental AG and Magna International, to build new cars to Google’s …

LG's rumored G Pad 8.3 tablet looks to be the real deal

A new ad from LG seems to be more than just hinting that it's coming out with a LG G Pad 8.3 tablet. The company has yet to announce that it's launching a smaller tablet, but a new YouTube ad posted on Monday is book-ended with banners that say: "LG G Pad 8.3."<p>Not a lot is yet known about this …

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Nuance Developer Email Hints at September 10th iOS 7 Release

Voice recognition software firm Nuance has sent a marketing email to developers suggesting that iOS 7 will arrive on September 10th, as noted by Owen Williams.<p>“As you are probably aware, iOS 7 GA will be released on September 10th,” the email reads.<p>We don't shill.Check out TNW's Hard Fork.TAKE ME …

Verizon's new 'Max' data plans are dirt cheap, only available to Edge upgrade customers

Verizon Wireless just rolled out some of the most appealing data packages we've ever seen from the carrier. There's one big problem, though. These "Max" tiers — which offer 6GB of wireless data for $30 and 8GB for $50 — are only available if you're financing a device through the just-launched Edge …

Instagram now offers a little thing that matters: the ability to straighten photos

As a long time Instagram member (s fb), one of the lessons I have learned is that people like photos that are straight and aren’t at some awkward …

Moto X for Verizon officially available online August 29th, at stores in the coming weeks

If you've been eyeing a Motorola device on Verizon without the Droid branding, the Moto X is ultimately your best (and only) choice -- but when exactly will it be available to the masses? According to Verizon's official Twitter account, this Thursday, August 29th will be the day you can grab it …

Microsoft creates white Xbox One for employees

Microsoft is building a white Xbox One, but it's for employees only. A Reddit poster has revealed that Microsoft plans to gift the special edition white Xbox One to employees who have worked on the next-generation console. Employees working in Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business, the …

Sony apologizes to fans for ‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ hack

Sony has issued a public apology for its part in a high-profile hack of the upcoming "Grand Theft Auto 5."<p>Sony issued a public apology to "Grand Theft Auto 5" developer Rockstar Games and to fans of the blockbuster video game franchise over the weekend after copies of the game that were downloaded …

Broadcom adds WiFi Direct to its embedded device platform, furthers our internet-of-things future

Broadcom, wireless. Peanut butter, jelly. Together, they just <i>work</i>. So today's announcement that the company is adding WiFi Direct to its WICED (Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices) platform feels pretty natural. The firm believes that WICED Direct will allow OEMs to develop wearable …

Samsung Galaxy Gear and Galaxy Note III To Be Unveiled Sep 4

Samsung has confirmed that it will reveal the Galaxy Gear smartwatch and Galaxy Note III smartphone in Berlin on September 4, prior to the IFA trade show and the same day Sony wants to launch to launch its ‘Honami’ handset.<p>The date has been rumored for some time, and the launch of Samsung’s next …