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  • Upcoming HP devices tipped to run Android

    Apparently, HP has been working on a tablet since Thanksgiving of last year. The tablet is said to be running on the Android operating system, and will also be one of the first tablets to ship with NVIDIA's Tegra 4 processor. Not

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 9

  • Oracle fights Google’s ‘fair use’ ruling with appeal

    Oracle is fighting against Google's 'fair use' ruling made by Judge William H. Alsup back in June. Judge Alsup ruled that the 37 Java APIs that Google supposedly infringed on were not copyrightable because anybody could write

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 4

  • AdBlock Plus and Android 4.2.2 don’t mix well

    There has been some concern over AdBlock Plus and how automatically redirects your phone's proxy to a localhost to block ads. This led to a bigger issue of a large security hole inside of the Android operating system. Even if a

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 8

  • CMO Steve Walker to leave Sony Mobile

    After 17 years of being with Sony, Sony Mobile's Chief Marketing Officer, Steve Walker, is leaving the company to pursue new challenges. Steve Walker has been instrumental to Sony's success throughout the years, with one of his

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 13

  • iPhone trademark not exclusive to Apple in Brazil

    As of right now, Gradiente Electronica can legally sell their Android smartphone with the "iPhone" name. A court decision was made that ruled that Apple doesn't have exclusive rights to the "iPhone" trademark in Brazil. The

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 7

  • Opera hits 300m users: Will show off newest web browser at MWC

    Opera has just reached its 300 million user mark today and in celebration of reaching that milestone, they're also transitioning to the WebKit engine for both their Android and iOS apps. They will also be adopting Chromium for

    February 13, 2013 • Views: 2

  • LG Optimus G Pro features a curved glass display

    LG has officially revealed the design of the Korean variant of the Optimus G Pro. The 5.5-inch phablet will feature a curved glass display and from the looks of it, it will also feature a glittery back side similar to that of the

    February 12, 2013 • Views: 13

  • Pokemon TV now available for Android

    Here's a little boost of nostalgia for you all. You can now watch episodes of Pokemon, arguably one of the most popular cartoon shows of the late 90's, straight from your Android device. The Pokemon TV app lets you stream free

    February 12, 2013 • Views: 9

  • LG Nexus 4 Heads To Virgin Mobile In Canada

    The Nexus 4 has been making its way to a variety of Canadian carriers, and it looks like Virgin Mobile Canada is next in line to receive the device. The smartphone has already made its way to Videotron, WIND Mobile, and Fido.

    February 12, 2013 • Views: 8

  • Android 4.2.2 features new notifications and an improved quick settings

    While we thought that Android 4.2.2 would only include some bug fixes and improvements to performance, it also comes with some nifty features as well. The Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update should be available through OTA for those

    February 12, 2013 • Views: 201