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Salesforce.com Offers Replacement To Corporate Intranet And Moves Farther From CRM Roots

Salesforce.com is not solely a CRM company anymore. It’s a CRM company that has its sights on owning the enterprise SaaS stack, well beyond its core sales roots. The latest example comes with Salesforce Company Community (SCC), its social and mobile replacement for the corporate Intranet.<p>The …

Windows 8.1 Will Feature More Bing, More Personalization and a Boot-to-Desktop Option

With a forthcoming update, Microsoft will improve on the Windows 8 start screen while also offering up a new option to bypass the tile interface and …

Samsung invests $25 million in its new U.S. patent business

Samsung is investing $25 million in a new company which is designed to help protect intellectual property. The money is being used to form Intellectual Keystone Technology (IKT) based in Washington-DC, which will function as in an independent body dedicated to developing and trading technology …

Does LG deserve to make the next Nexus?

Earlier today LG confirmed that they are not currently working on any Nexus device right now, despite what the rumor mill suggests. However, the company did make it clear that they would consider the opportunity, if offered. This leads to us to ask the question: Does LG even deserve another shot at …

Marissa Mayer, Yahoo!, and the Google effect

When Marissa Mayer took over as CEO of Yahoo!, it was a catalyst for change. Having lost their way long ago, the former champions of search were in desperate need of transformation. With Meyers at the helm, the Yahoo! ship is now changing direction, but to what end? If all their recent moves (and …

Qualcomm's 'Battery Guru' app is out of beta, and really interesting

Battery life is a concern for all mobile device holders. We’re constantly in a tug-of-war with utility and power consumption, which tends to aggravate us. News of forward-thinking battery technology is promising, but we’ll be lucky to see it soon, if ever.<p>Left in limbo, we turn to apps to mitigate …

Could Apple port iMessage or iTunes to Android?

Although Apple has its own desktop operating system in Mac OS X and it has its own mobile operating system in iOS, the company has always been open to sometimes porting its applications to other platforms. The most notable of these are of course iTunes and Safari which are both available for …

LG Optimus G Pro vs Galaxy Note 2: by the numbers

The two South Korean heavyweights LG and Samsung both have large screen phones on the market. LG, who is playing catchup, has the 5.5 inch, full HD LG Optimus G Pro while Samsung offers the 5.5 inch 720p Samsung Galaxy Note II. Samsung got to the market first with the Note II while the Optimus G …

Amazon announces its new "Login with Amazon" service for Android

Tired of remembering dozens of usernames and passwords for each e-commerce website and gaming service? I know that I certainly am, and so does Amazon, as the company has just announced its all new “Login with Amazon” service. The new functionality will be making its way to Android, iOS, and other …

Intel buys ST-Ericsson's GPS chip division

With PC sales continuing to decline, the mobile market is becoming increasingly important for Intel. The company already has several Android and Windows-based mobile devices that run on its x86 chips, and could even soon be adding the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 to that list. All of this is certainly …

Pebble ready to ship out more pre-ordered smartwatches soon

It’s been four months since Pebble first started shipping out smartwatches to its Kickstarter backers, and after some technical glitches and a few delays, Pebble is finally just about ready to start shipping watches to those who pre-ordered after the initial Kickstarter campaign.<p>In a forum post, …

Study shows Android users spend larger percentage of time browsing than their iOS counterparts

Are you reading this on your smartphone? If so, you’ve got about 14 minutes to finish up.<p>A new study by Simmons Connect finds that smartphone users spend about 14 minutes a day looking at websites. They also compared Android to iOS users, and found some interesting statistics which may cast doubt …

10 best productivity apps for Android

The reason smartphones exist is so we can be more productive. They’re like tiny super computers that we keep in our pocket. They connect to the web, let us do work, and we always have them on us. That makes them prime candidates to help us all be a little more productive. There are a ton of options …

Moto X (Google X Phone) confirmed at D11, will be “contextually aware”

<i>X Phone concept</i><p>Motorola officials have unexpectedly confirmed the Google X Phone – apparently called Moto X – during a D11 interview.<p>Moto’s Dennis Woodside and Regina Dugan took the stage at D11 to talk about, well, Motorola-related things, and the Moto X came out.<p>The phone has not actually been …

Do you manage Google Apps for your business? There's an app for that

Google has changed the way enterprises run their IT resources. For one, Google Apps for Business lets organizations run their productivity and collaboration apps on the cloud, whether they’re small firms or big enterprises. This includes mobile devices, like smartphones and tablets, and this also …

Galaxy S4 mini official: specs, features, release date and pricing

Despite rumored to announce the Galaxy S4 Mini at its June 20 media event, Samsung on Thursday went ahead and quietly announced the handset.<p>Is this a direct response to Motorola’s Moto X unexpected announcement? It doesn’t really matter, as by now we already knew a lot of details concerning this …

The new Gmail is here!

It’s official: Gmail has been updated.<p>That update, rumored for quite some time, is now a reality. All the features previously noted, like tabs showing up in your inbox on mobile, and the left hand menu sliding out, are here. While the mobile version of Gmail has had a few iterations, this is the …

Google Play Music app gets updated, allows sharing from Now Playing screen

The Google Play Music app has been recently updated, adding a series of useful tweaks to the user experience.<p>While it may not look like a huge update, what’s been improved can be very helpful in your everyday use of the app (and I’m sure you’ve started to use it even more if Google Play Music All …

Nexus 4 now available in Korea, Google has announced

The Nexus 4 is coming your way, provided you live in Korea, according to a recent Google announcement.<p>Google Korea, quoted by <i>Yonhap News</i>, says that it would start selling the Nexus 4 in Korea, in order to be able to compete better with Samsung’s Galaxy devices and Apple’s iPhone. The handset is …

Office 365 Home Premium passes one million subscribers, new Office 'best-selling' edition yet

Microsoft's big bet on paid subscriptions for Office appears to be seeing some early signs of success. The software giant announced on Wednesday that it has now passed one million subscribers for its Office 365 Home Premium service, in just over 100 days. Office 365 Home Premium is Microsoft's …

Gmail wages war on inbox clutter with new design for mobile and desktop

Three years after Priority Inbox, Google tries another approach at managing email overload<p>Google begins rolling out a redesigned Gmail today with an eye on removing inbox clutter, separating bulk emails from the main feed with new tabs for messages from social networks, deal sites, businesses, and …

A new inbox that puts you back in control

Posted by Itamar Gilad, Product Manager We get a lot of different types of email: messages from friends, social notifications, deals and o...

Meet Gmail's New Inbox

Pro HDR Camera

Introducing Pro HDR Camera, the world's first real HDR app for Android! From the team that created Pro HDR, now you can automatically create stunning …

Today's Best Apps: Analog Camera, Clipper And Instruct

The App Store takes delivery of hundreds of new apps per day. The overwhelming scene makes it possible to easily overlook an exciting game, valuable …

Google Calendar for Android updated with new appointment interface, custom colors, and more

Google may not have revealed a new version of Android at I/O this year, but that's not stopping the company from adding new features to the platform: it's just announced a new version of Google Calendar. According to Google's blog post, the new version features a number of aesthetic updates, …