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Dell Speaks on Windows RT. Why?

While the jury is still out on Windows 8, the verdict on its ARM-based sibling has been decidedly negative: Most feel that Microsoft should simply …

Google reveals Glass specs and releases companion app

Google has changed many aspects of our mundane digital lives including how we search online, use an email service, communicate with folks around the …

Leap Motion and HP to embed gesture controls in PCs

Leap Motion announced today that it's partnering with Hewlett Packard to release the first line of built-in gesture controlled computers. The companies declined to say whether the models would be laptops or desktops, or pin down an exact release date, except to say the computers would be the first …

Before it took over smartphones, Android was originally destined for cameras

Nearly ten years ago, well before Android became the dominant smartphone operating system it is today, Andy Rubin and his colleagues were designing it as a software platform for cameras. That revelation came from Rubin himself during a presentation at Japan's New Economy Summit. According to …

Here's what the hell the Wachowskis' Jupiter Ascending is about

Wondering what the deal is with the Wachoski siblings' next scifi project <i>Jupiter Ascending</i>? We were too, which is why we're glad Warner Bros. finally …

Triage

Triage is my new favorite email app for iPhone.<p>I’ve always had a tumultuous relationship with email clients on iOS. It used to be that Apple didn’t like third-party email clients on the App Store, until Sparrow came around. With its superior support for Gmail accounts and a faster workflow for …

You Can Now Enjoy Cole Sprouse In Comics Form Thanks To Riverdale

Comics<p>Comic Book News, Reviews, Previews, and Commentary. Get info on well-known characters and comic movies for real comic book fans.<p>Comics<p>An …

A Theory about the Office on iPad Schedule

Mary Jo Foley has published a fascinating peek at the timetable for Outlook RT, as well as coming versions of Office on iPad, Android, Mac OS X, and …

Gmail: 9 years and counting

Posted by Zohair Hyder, Software Engineer This April marks Gmail’s 9th birthday, and as year ten gets underway, it’s a good opportunity to...

No Microsoft Office for iOS, Android until fall 2014?

An alleged road map for Microsoft's coming Gemini wave of Office updates, if accurate, indicates Microsoft's Office for iOS and Android -- as well as Outlook for Windows RT -- might not happen as soon as many had hoped for and expected.<p>A source of mine shared what appears to me to be a real road …

Apple Cleared of Blame, ‘Censored’ Comic Will Be Sold on iOS Devices After All

Yesterday, all of the internet was ablaze with the news that <i>Saga #12</i>—Image Comics' sci-fi adventure drama by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples—was …

Nokia Lumia 920 is now the most popular Windows Phone according to latest data

The Nokia Lumia 920 has taken the #1 sport in the Windows Phone ecosystem, according to latest figures released by AdDuplex. The developer …

Gigaom | No, Scott Turow, copyright is not killing American authors

Advertisement<p>An array of enemies, from professors to Google to the Supreme Court, are dragging the U.S. towards copyright nihilism that resembles …

Blue state: Microsoft's tricky strategy to strike back against Apple and Google

Can Redmond rethink 30 years of corporate culture to pull this off?<p>As it has countless times in the last decade, Microsoft once again finds itself at a crossroads.<p>Over the course of thirty-plus years, Microsoft rose to global dominance on the back of the desktop computer. But in the last decade, PC …

Mozilla: why the web is the future of the smartphone

Firefox introduced Firefox OS last year and it now has networks and manufacturers on board. Head of Engineering, Jonathan Nightingale, says "if you …