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Verizon 'Ellipsis' Android tablet and trademark leak out, hint at a new wireless effort

Serial product shot leaker @evleaks is showing off pics of a new tablet tonight, tagged as the Verizon Ellipsis 7, 2013. It looks like a standard 7-inch Android tablet, albeit with some overly heavy bezel action, but there's little else to go on regarding where it's from and how it may arrive. The …

Android KitKat could focus on cheaper phones and wearables

Android 4.4 KitKat isn't just an advertising coup. According to former <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reporter Amir Efrati, it will also be Google's latest attempt to make cheaper Android devices attainable, and prep the mobile OS for wearable computing.<p>According to Efrati, who says he's had covert access to …

As Expected: Intel Looking To Dump TV Effort

History doesn’t just repeat itself. When it comes to Inteltrying to expand out of its core market, it’s more like a rerun.<p>The chipmaking giant is in talks to hand over Intel Media, an internal group focused on creating a TV/advertising service, to its partner Verizon, according to AllThingsD.<p>Like …

Facebook considers tracking your mouse cursor and screen views to improve its ads

It's no secret that Facebook likes its targeted advertising. However, that affinity may soon blossom into a full-fledged love affair. The social network's Ken Rudin tells the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> that his company is testing a system which targets ads based on where users' mouse cursors hover; it can …

Apple's R&D up 32 percent in 2013, still dwarfed by rivals

The company is spending more than ever on research and development, but it's still a small amount compared with most of its competitors.<p>Apple's research and development expenses hit new highs this year, but continue to remain a sliver of how much it spends -- especially when stacked up to …

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Sprint's 'Spark' technology enables cellular data speeds of up to 60Mbps

Sprint claims it has developed a new wireless technology that could allow the carrier to surpass the wireless data speeds of its rivals. Dubbed Sprint Spark, the "super-high-speed" currently reaches peak rates of 50 to 60Mbps, but Sprint insists that number will grow as the technology matures. In …

Top 25 Islands in the World (Photos)

There’s only one way to avoid the quickly approaching winter: plan a luxurious—and warm—island vacation. See the 25 top picks for where to soak up …