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Mobile devices: Are data-only plans the future?

The future of the cell phone is unknown territory. Whether the next generation of smart phones comes in the form of a Jetsons watch (as in Android Wear) or a device worn like…

Whatsapp App

Instant messaging apps on the rise. Which is the best one?

Instant messaging seems the killer app of the Internet today. With the likes of WhatsApp, Line, Viber and other IP-based messengers, mobile and desktop users alike can enjoy messaging each other, regardless of…


Browser market share: Chrome leads the pack overall, but Safari more usable on mobile

Google’s home-grown Chrome browser reportedly leads the browser market, with higher market share across mobile and desktop devices than Firefox, Internet Explorer and Opera combined. This report comes from social analytics company Sociaholic,…

Samsung Galaxy S4 gaming

Why the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the best for gaming

While other Android devices promise console-like functionality, the Galaxy S4 is still among the best mobile gaming devices, considering its power and portability.

An artist's rendition of what the Apple Smartwatch could look like. (Credit: Gottabemobile)

Apple files for ‘iWatch’ trademark in Japan

Apple Inc. has applied for a trademark in Japan for “iWatch,” indicating it may be proceeding with rumored plans to produce a smart wristwatch.


Sharp Officially Enters Philippine Smartphone Market with the SH530U

Popular Japanese consumer brand Sharp has officially entered the robust Philippine smartphone market with the official unveiling of the SH530U.

Phil Schiller iPad Mini

The iPad 4 is Here, Is it Worth it?

Now that the iPad Mini is here, was it really worth the hype and the wait?


E-Ink Smartphone Prototype Unveiled

The prototype phone runs a heavily modified Android operating system that can run on a monochrome screen but without losing its basic functionalities.

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

Samsung Unveils Smaller, Cheaper Galaxy S III

Samsung Electronics Co. has unveiled a smaller and cheaper version of the Galaxy S III smartphone with the same screen size as the iPhone 5.

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. President and CEO, Andrew House, right, and Sony Computer Entertainment Japan President Hiroshi Kawano show the new PlayStation 3 and PS VITA during a news conference in Tokyo, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. Sony Corp. is introducing a smaller, slimmer and lighter version of its PlayStation 3 home console ahead of the year-end holidays as it gears up for growing competition in games from smartphones. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)

Sony Plans Slimmer PlayStation 3 Before Year End

Sony is introducing a smaller, slimmer and lighter version of its PlayStation 3 home console ahead of the year-end holidays as it gears up for growing competition from smartphones.


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