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So how is Apple actually planning to spend the $1B that it will get from Samsung ? Apparently it has offered TSMC almost exactly that same sum in exchange for exclusive access to the latter’s chip production capabilities. Qualcomm made a similar offer, but TSMC has turned both of them down!

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During tonight’s CES unveiled event, Lenovo gave people a sneak peek into their new smartphone, the Lenovo S2. While it still does not run the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, its specs... made up for the unit.

The Gingerbread based phone had rounded curves, a stand-out from the common rectangular shape of similar all black Android units. It has a 3.8-inch display screen with 800x48...

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The Android Market has grown tremendously since its debut, and shows no signs of slowing down. Android’s open source nature, and immense diversity of devices have all contributed to over 8.1 billion... app downloads from the Android Market in 2011. The kind folks over at Cricket have taken the time to produce a nice infographic, detailing the immense growth of the Android Market, some of the most highly d...

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Simply put, the Samsung Galaxy Tab is one of the sexiest tablets ever made. Having already landed in the US, it’s UK arrival is imminent. Currently the thinnest tablet on the market, this... particular svelte Android tablet has received rave reviews – especially for its best-in-class display, where it beat out all its tablet competitors, including the iPad 2.

Here’...

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Recent polls suggest that people actually prefer touchscreen keyboards, but this writer would beg to differ. Having made the jump from a Blackberry Bold to a Samsung Galaxy S II, I still have... to say that I miss the satisfaction that tactile keyboards provide.

With that in mind, enter the LG Optimus Note. Leaked in a recent press shot, the Optimus Note features a very respectable set...