Court in session

Did we tell you so or not? Just last week we reported on Judge Richard Posner’s tentative ruling in a US patent case between Motorola and Apple that seemed to seal the deal and refuse both... parties the chance to go up against each other in court. However, as we informed you at the time, the Judge’s tentative ruling was only provisional, and His Honor himself admitted that he could chan...

Motorola RAZR Maxx up for pre-order on Infibeam

Indian Android lovers have one more reason to be happy, as Motorola is launching its hottest current smartphone, the RAZR Maxx, in the Indian market very soon.

Infibeam will be the first... online store to sell the handset at a price tag of INR 31,999. According to the online retailer, the Kevlar-clad device will be released for shipping from June 24 onward.

The dual-core 1.2 Ghz pr...

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Good news for those who have yet to pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S3 on AT&T. Both Target and Amazon Wireless have the Galaxy S3 listed for $149.99. There’s a catch to the promotion, though.

The... $149.99 deal for the Samsung Galaxy S3 on Target is only valid for those who are looking to upgrade their phones on AT&T. If you’re a new subscriber, the price is set at $189.99. Pre-ordering the phone now will...

 

Though it’s been delayed a few weeks from the announcement date, Sony Tablet P is finally getting an update to the latest Android Version 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich), available only... in selected markets. The update was earlier released to its big brother Tablet S in April this year.

Already available in Europe by the end of May, the update brings a host of fresh features like...

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It’s funny how some companies manage to rise to unbelievable heights in one quarter, only to hit all-time lows the next one. Zynga, the social game developer that has gained most of its profits (and... popularity) by developing games for the Facebook platform, turns out to be one of these companies. Shares of the company have dropped to their lowest level since the December IPO (initial public offering...

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Twitter announced earlier today that its Expanded Tweets will let users experience more in-tweet content from certain Twitter partners including article previews,... images and video content, without leaving the site. The new functionality builds on existing Twitter features that currently allow users to watch tweeted YouTube videos and see images right inside the...

One of the ingredients in the Android Fragmentation soup is the extra UIs that companies like Samsung and HTC add on top of the standard Android interface. These extras help differentiate one... company’s phone over another. The problem is that for app developers to make use of these extras they need access to a software development kit which exposes the relevant APIs.

HTC’...

Samsung-Galaxy-S3

The Samsung Galaxy S3 is one of the best, if not the best, Android smartphones launched this year, but Galaxy S fans waited for months for Samsung to unveil the device.... The Galaxy S3 was not announced at CES or MWC as initially expected, and Samsung kept everyone in the dark regarding the phone’s design, features, and availability dates until early May, when the company...

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One of the most anticipated Android-based tablets of 2012, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10.1, is still making rivers of (virtual) ink flow, while remaining wrapped in mystery. Unveiled way back at... the MWC in February, the 10-incher underwent several technical changes, and, just when we thought we knew its final specs, things went dark again.

A pre-order page for the Note 10.1 went live on...

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One of the famous comments made by the late Steve Jobs in a Q&A session when the first iPad was launched was “[…] if you see a stylus, they blew it.” He... was not a fan of stylus use on mobile devices including smartphones and tablets, and therefore you don’t see such accessories coming by default with iOS devices, even though they’re available...