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Google Ordered to Answer Apple’s Android Questions in Samsung Case

A U.S. magistrate judge has granted Apple’s request for an order forcing Google to reveal the search terms it’s using to compile the Android …

Red HTC One Shows Up On UK Retailer’s Website

In February the red HTC One was sighted on the manufacturer’s own website, but the image was taken down soon after. Well, the red HTC One is back, …

HTC One vs. Nexus 4

Size<p>No huge differences here. The One is a little bit taller than the Nexus 4, but it’s also a hair narrower. Neither phone is breaking any records …

HTC One’s launch under the microscope: revenues up but could have been better

Many have been watching the launch of the HTC One with particularly keen interest, not simply because it’s a nice piece of hardware, but because it has the potential to make or break its manufacturer. Many have been forecasting doom and gloom on the horizon for the veteran Android smartphone …

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Facebook Home hits 1 million downloads (update: almost)

While Facebook Home may not be for everyone, it gained some serious traction since its introduction. Today at Facebook HQ, Cory Ondrejka, Director of Mobile Engineering let loose that, in the month since Facebook Home was first released, it's been downloaded over <i>almost</i> 1 million times. And, the …

Caption contest: Google Glass explorer takes virtual vision to a whole new level

What's better than a single pair of Glass Explorer Editions, you say? How about five? Well, that's exactly what Mr. Adib Towfiq has done, mounting a few of these bizarre frames to his head and, luckily for us, he took to Mountain View's social network to share it with the world. Now, he asks, "Am I …

Turning video gamers into the ultimate drone pilots

Researchers find that distractions boost performance<p>Video game players may be the ideal candidates to operate military drones, suggests a study. …

Amazon reportedly developing multiple smartphones, including one with a 3D display

Remember the EVO 3D? Swap out the HTC logo for an Amazon one, and you just might be onto something. According to a new <i>Wall Street Journal</i> report, one of the world's most famed forkers of Android is looking to expand its mobile portfolio by adding the one crucial device it lacks: a phone. As the …

Carmageddon Crashes Onto The Play Store - Free Promo Version Up For 24 Hours, Too (Though It Won't Get Updates)

Carmageddon was a smash-hit in the late 90's (mostly because of its extensive banning and censoring around the world), though my introduction to the …

Farmers reaping big rewards from new smartphone apps

The agricultural sector's use of apps is growing rapidly after a slow start, and mobile technology could boost farm efficiency and cut food costs for …

Huggies ‘TweetPee’ Messages Parents When Diapers Need Changing

Looks like the future of changing diapers is about to get disrupted, if the following idea from Huggies makes it to the market.<p>According to Brazilian …

Bell and RBC strike deal to launch a mobile payment service, will be available "by the end of the year"

Mobile payments in Canada are slowly increasing in popularity and will gain even more traction this summer. Rogers recently teamed up with CIBC to …

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OPP testing unmanned flying drone

The Ontario Provincial Police are testing a remote-controlled drone as a way to give them an extra pair of eyes in the sky while investigating …

Snapchat flaw means expired photos don't 'disappear forever'

Snapchat has been described in numerous hand-wringing ways: it promotes teen sexting, it's pornographic, it's an adultery app and it can even secure communications between criminals and terrorists. In short, it's bad for you.<p>At base it is simpler than all that: It's a smartphone app that takes …

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Flipboard brings user-created magazine support to Android, teams up with Financial Times

Last month, Flipboard updated its iOS app to allow users to curate and create magazines from existing content around the web. It was a way to empower …

Megapixels and Ultrapixels: The Galaxy S4 versus HTC One camera shootout

We compare image quality on the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 rear cameras<p>Though they're direct competitors, the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 are …