Eric Abent
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  • Dell waves goodbye to smartphone business

    We don’t see too much of Dell in the smartphone space these days, and it looks like that’s only going to continue. The company has announced that it will be exiting the smartphone market entirely, as it wants to focus

    December 13, 2012 • Views: 338

  • Dual-screen YotaPhone shown off in demo video

    Yesterday we were introduced to the YotaPhone, a new dual-screen handset that has both an HD LCD display on the front and an e-ink display on the back. It’s an intriguing phone that hails from Russia, and today we’re

    December 13, 2012 • Views: 1527

  • Verizon Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update confirmed for December 14

    Yesterday we told you that Verizon‘s Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S III had been approved, and that it would begin rolling out this weekend. When Verizon announced this news, it didn’t mention

    December 13, 2012 • Views: 426

  • AT&T brings 4G LTE to six new markets

    It would seem that today is 4G LTE expansion day for two of the nation’s biggest carriers. Hot on the heels of Verizon’s own 4G LTE expansion, AT&T has announced that it’s LTE network is now up and running

    December 13, 2012 • Views: 219

  • Sound Search for Google Play widget launched

    It happens all the time: you hear a song that you instantly like and you want to find out what it’s called and who it’s by so you can add it to your music collection. It’s frustrating when it happens and you

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 440

  • Sony XPERIA Tablet S reviewed at SlashGear

    There certainly isn’t any lack of Android tablets to pick from, and now Sony has thrown another one onto the ever-growing pile. We don’t hear as much from Sony as we do from other manufacturers in the Android space,

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 404

  • Lenovo IdeaTab A2109 gets upgraded to Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean

    Another day, another round of Jelly Bean update announcements. It seems that more and more Android devices are getting upgraded to Jelly Bean as we barrel toward the end of the year, but that’s not at all a bad thing. Today

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 1361

  • Google Zeitgeist 2012 looks at the year in search

    We’re dangerously close to the end of 2012, which means that it’s time for another installment of Google Zeitgeist. Google has taken all of the biggest search terms from the year and compiled them into one big

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 449

  • HTC partners with UEFA until 2015

    HTC has been struggling a bit of lately, but the company has just signed a new partnership deal that’s bound to bring in at least a few new customers. HTC has signed a three-year partnership deal with the Union of European

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 403

  • GoLive Mobile and Airpush hit with lawsuit, accused of unwanted charges

    We’re not sure about you, but we’ve never met anyone who’s willing to pay a monthly fee for one of those “premium text messaging” services. Perhaps that’s why companies will resort to some

    December 12, 2012 • Views: 533