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Dell unveils Latitude 7000 series Ultrabooks with Haswell inside

Dell's Haswell-based Latitude laptops have been a tad on the chunky side so far, but the company is making amends by quietly launching its new Latitude 7000 series Ultrabooks. Both the 12.5-inch E7240 and 14-inch E7440 fit Intel's new low-voltage, 1.7GHz Core i3 CPU into an aluminum shell that's …

A Day In The Life Of An iPhone Factory Worker

A new report reveals the daily routine of factory workers at China’s second-largest Apple supplier.<p>At the second-largest Apple supplier factory in China, pregnant and underage workers put in 66-hour weeks (China’s legal max is 49) while being forced to sign falsified time cards, according to a …

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Nexus 7 (2013) gets reviewed, kicks off round 2 of the iPad mini fight

The new Nexus 7 offers incredibly high resolution, incredibly low price, and incredibly few tablet-specific apps, all in a form factor that's thinner …

Analyst: Samsung phones dominate as iPhone declines

A third of phones sold are Samsung phones. New figures saw the Galaxy S4 and its ilk continue to dominate the mobile world, as the iPhone's slice of …

iOS in the Car and how Apple could get past licensing and own every screen in the future

Think of it like AirPlay on the Apple TV, but bi-directional so data can move both to the car display and back to the iOS device. What that …

iPhone sales up 50% in the UK, because it's never been more affordable to buy one

During yesterdays Q3 2013 earnings conference call, Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed that the sales of iPhone were up 50% on the same quarter in 2012 for …

Analyzing - and sorting - purported iPhone 5S and less expensive iPhone parts

So far we've seen several purported part leaks for both the iPhone 5s - or whatever Apple calls the 2013 generation iPhone - and the heavily rumored …

Google announces Chromecast, $35 HDMI dongle to stream supported services to TV

As for those drawbacks, first, it's "cross-platform" as in "works with iOS and Android, and the [in this case Chrome] browser". Other desktop …

eBay CEO John Donahoe: I Wish We Could Buy Airbnb But We Can’t Afford It

At Fortune’s Brainstorm Conference in Aspen today, eBay CEO John Donahoe joined Airbnb’s co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky onstage to talk about how they mentor each other (you can watch the live stream here). The two CEOs have been informally advising each other for a few years, after being …

Apple Releases OS X Mavericks Developer Preview 4

Apple has seeded the fourth Developer Preview of OS X Mavericks to developers, some two weeks after the release of Developer Preview 3.<p>OS X Mavericks is slated for release this fall and includes new features like a tabbed Finder, full screen dual monitor capabilities, Safari improvements, and a new …

Nokia Lumia 625: a Windows phablet on a budget

Nokia has confirmed the £200 Lumia 625 tablet, a 4.7" 'phablet" to compete with rivals from Samsung and others.<p>The Windows Phone 8 device, which will come with a 4G option features internal specifications that place it firmly in Nokia's mid-range, with 4.7" Gorilla Glass 2 display offering a …

Microsoft's Fresh Paint drawing app comes to Windows Phone 8

Microsoft's popular Windows 8 / RT app Fresh Paint is now available for Windows Phone 8. The app lets you use your touch screen to create original artworks, as well as edit photos to make them look more like paintings. You can either open up a photo in the app or use the Fresh Paint filters …

Leap Motion brings 3D motion control technology to the Mac

If you've ever dreamt of using your Mac like Tom Cruise in <i>Minority Report</i>, by making 3D gestures in space, that day is finally here. Leap Motion …

If you're not a fan of the official Google Drive app, GoDocs makes for a great alternative

Aside from giving you quick access to Google Drive for all your documents and videos, GoDocs offers support for multiple accounts, push …

Best budget apps for iPhone: An easier way to spend less and save more!

The best budget apps for iPhone to help you spend smarter, save faster, and get your finances under control!<p>Looking for the best iPhone apps to help …

Why the iPad continues to succeed where the Surface RT did not

The iPad is one of the simplest mobile computing devices money can buy, and accounts for some of its popularity. It runs iOS just the same as the …

Apple reportedly testing larger iPhone and iPad displays

It's important to remember that Apple, as with many other manufacturers, will routinely test different designs for different products, many never …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and smart watch due September

Samsung is set to reveal the Samsung Gear smart watch at the same time in September as the Galaxy Note 3 -- beating both Apple's iWatch and the new …

Design your own iOS7 with amusing online tool …

As the site puts it, “every bloody designer on the planet has had a go, so you might as well try too.” This tongue-in-cheek interactive design tool lets you create your own take on iOS by selecting from a range of backgrounds, fonts, colors, corner shapes and shadows.<p>Here’s our own Seth Weintraub’s …

SanDisk's new flash drive wirelessly beams files to your tablet or phone

When you run out of room on your Apple iPad, your HTC One, or other mobile device without an SD card slot, where do you turn? Do you painstakingly delete one batch of vacation photos to make room to show off the next? SanDisk believes it has an alternative. Today, it's introducing the SanDisk …

The Apple Phablet Rumor Just Got Real

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Going against Apple's previous touchscreen strategy, the rumormongers insist that Apple is looking …

Nokia teases something big for Tuesday

Nokia has some mystery event up its sleeves for Tuesday in which it promises something BIG landing.<p>Other than revealing the event's time for 9 a.m. in the U.K. (1 a.m. PT) and an image of a orange square displaying the Nokia logo, the company is mum on any details. Curious consumers will be able to …

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Samsung Plans First Broad-Scale North American Developer Conference for October

Samsung is announcing plans Monday for its largest-yet North American developer conference, a multiday event to take place Oct. 27-29 in San …

Nokia Cinemagraph update brings 720p, improved desktop quality and color pop feature

Lumia users have no need for low-quality-GIF makers, thank you very much. Why? Because they can now use the new version of Cinemagraph to create animated images in full 1,080 x 720 glory. What's more, HD cat mems made with the updated app -- not to be confused with the similar Cinemagram -- can be …

Google Maps 2.0 for iOS launches with support for iPads

Just a week after a revamped Google Maps for Android launched, an update for iOS devices has hit Apple's App Store.<p>Google Maps 2.0, which began rolling out to users worldwide on Tuesday, features support for the iPad's larger touch screen. As with last week's update to the Android version, the new …

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Apple Developer Portal still down, still no end in sight

The good news is, iTunes Store, Apple Online Store, Apple ID, and iTunes Connect aren't affected, so you can still buy electronic and real goods, log …

Chrome OS beta update brings 'immersive' mode, smarter app search and UI tweaks

If you're running Chrome OS betas like it's not even a thing, we're pegging you as a bit of a maverick. The latest update (29.0.1537.32) rewards your non-conformity with a bevy of small, but useful new features. There's Kernel 3.8 for the Pixel and Samsung 550 users, but likely you're more …

Apple and Samsung Reportedly Renew Patent Infringement Settlement Talks

- Jul 19, 2013<p><i>The Wall Street Journal</i> is reporting Apple and Samsung have renewed talks to reach a settlement in their patent infringement case which …