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VIA Huffington Post: By Josh Silver, Free Press For years, Internet advocates have warned of the doomsday scenario that will play out on Monday: Google and Verizon will announce a deal that the New York Times reports “could allow Verizon to speed some online content to Internet users more quickly if the content’s creators are […]

India has unveiled a $35 computer prototype as part of its program to provide connectivity to its students and teachers at affordable prices. Kapil Sibal, the country’s human resources development minister, displayed what he called a low-cost computing and access devic

Now that Apple has finally announced the iPhone 4, we're keen to compare it with the current star of the Android lineup, the HTC Evo 4G. The following is a quick side-by-side comparison of the two devices.

“Star Wars” creator George Lucas wants to force a laser company to stop making a new, high-powered product he says looks too much like the famous lightsaber from his classic sci-fi series. Lucasfilm Ltd. has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Hong Kong-based Wicked Lasers, threatening legal action if it doesn’t change its Pro Arctic Laser […]

Ron Wayne is usually just another gambler at the Nugget Hotel & Casino in Nevada. He comes here a couple of days a week to try his luck on the video poker machine. But on this trip, he drew some curious onlookers, as he was escorted by a CNN camera crew. A gift-shop worker asked […]

“Move,” Sony’s motion-sensor system for the PlayStation 3, will hit stores in September, entering an increasingly competitive gaming space that, until now, had only one resident — the Nintendo Wii. At the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, Sony announced that Move will go on sale September 19 in North America. At a glitzy, nearly […]

Events have just kicked off at the D8 Conference with Apple CEO Steve Jobs taking the stage for a conversation with All Things Digital producers Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher. After an introduction from Rupert Murdoch commenting on how content creators and technology companies are “finally getting along,” the trio took the stage to shed […]

If you've ever sent a text message that you've later regretted sending (Tiger Woods, I'm looking at you), then a new texting application just released for the iPhone could be your new best friend.

Just last month, Microsoft’s market cap exceeded Apple’s by about $25 billion, but now Apple is in the lead by nearly $3 billion. Facebook Digg Twitter Buzz Up! Email Print Comment on this story Microsoft’s consumer products business is struggling to compete as Apple’s hot new items like iPad and iPhone capture the attention of […]

Apple has announced that CEO Steve Jobs will be emceeing the company’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference keynote on June 7 in San Francisco. Continuing his trend of doing one-to-one e-mail marketing for his $43 billion (revenue) company, Jobs himself helped tout the conference with a personal e-mail to a customer over the weekend. The developer’s […]

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Christmas came early for techies all across the great U S of A when some moron decided that it was a brilliant to take the super, top secret next generation iPhone out to a bar. He left it there. It was found by Gizmodo. Now, the iPhone isn’t that much of a secret. Good job Apple employee. […]