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Mobile technology news brings the end of an era with Microsoft Mobile

Mobile technology news brings the end of an era with Microsoft Mobile

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Nokia smartphones will be changing their names once the acquisition of the device business is closed. Microsoft will soon be concluding the mobile technology news of the deal to acquire the Devices and Services division at Nokia (not including the HERE mapping services), and in doing so, it will be changing the name of the company and the devices that it produces. The venture’s new name is going to become Microsoft Mobile Oy, … Read entire article »

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Technology news will soon be bringing “cheap” smartphones and computers

Technology news will soon be bringing “cheap” smartphones and computers

As flexible plastic is soon to become a replacement for silicon chips, inexpensive devices are ever closer. Now that flexible plastic alternatives to silicon chips are coming ever closer to being a reality, so is the technology news that very inexpensive smartphones, computers, and other devices and systems will become available. A new University of Iowa research proposal has shown that it could be possible to overcome this barrier. A research team at the University of Iowa have … Read entire article »

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Technology news at Amazon includes talks of a smartphone

Technology news at Amazon includes talks of a smartphone

The company has revealed that it is on the edge of a release of a new mobile device in the second half of 2014. According to the participants in a briefing regarding Amazon’s plans, that company intends to make massive technology news in the second half of this year by taking its first steps into the smartphone market. This has the potential to shake up the industry a little bit and knock Samsung and Apple down a … Read entire article »

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Google Glass trademark application declined by USPTO

Google Glass trademark application declined by USPTO

The technology giant was hoping to call its wearable technology device simply “Glass”. Although currently well recognized as Google Glass, the company behind these augmented reality wearables has been aiming to be able to change the name simply to “Glass” on its own. However, it has now run into considerable opposition which may force it to have to change its path. In order to be able to use the single word instead of the complete name of Google … Read entire article »

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Wearable technology breakthrough made by Samsung with graphene

Wearable technology breakthrough made by Samsung with graphene

This new discovery could lead to an entirely new generation of mobile devices and gadgets. Samsung has now unveiled their latest massive breakthrough in the form of the commercial production of graphene, which could provide the opportunity to advance wearable technology to an exponential degree. This material could make it possible to make some very large advances in mobile tech. Graphene is a material made out of carbon that is a single atom in thickness. It also has … Read entire article »

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Wearables may not be as popular as they seem

Wearables may not be as popular as they seem

Hundreds of wearable technology products are being resold by consumers at online marketplaces. Although 2014 is supposed to be the year of wearables, as smartwatches and other products will be flooding the marketplace and consumers will supposedly be purchasing them as quickly as they can. However, a quick check on eBay shows that barely used products are already being resold. While one could assume that consumers have grabbed up the wearables as quickly as they could in the … Read entire article »

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BlackBerry Bold 9900’s re-release has been officially confirmed

BlackBerry Bold 9900’s re-release has been officially confirmed

The struggling handset maker has now announced three new high-end smartphones. Although the Q4 quarterly earnings results were not all that promising for the Canadian handset maker, it has followed up that recent news with an announcement of the upcoming re-release of the BlackBerry Bold 9900, which was one of the last BB7 smartphones that originally had its debut back in 2011. This announcement has been confirmed by the CEO of the company, John Chen. Chen released the … Read entire article »

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Technology news made as Ryan Seacrest’s Typo loses to BlackBerry

Technology news made as Ryan Seacrest’s Typo loses to BlackBerry

The Canadian smartphone manufacturer now has a court order against a product’s copyright infringement. The first technology news regarding the BlackBerry case against Ryan Seacrest’s Typo Products LLC has now been released, as the handset manufacturer has obtained a preliminary injunction to stop Typo from selling a $99 iPhone case. This, following the decision of a judge that said that Typo was likely infringing on BlackBerry’s patents. San Francisco U.S. District Judge William Orrick, explained that as the … Read entire article »

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Wearable technology for cows…no, really!

Wearable technology for cows…no, really!

Though this tech has been taking off in fitness trackers and smartwatches, it’s also coming out for animals. It has been declared, many times over, that 2014 is the year of wearable technology, but this doesn’t mean that humans will be the only ones to benefit from these mobile devices and what they have to offer. Smartwatches such as Pebble and Galaxy Gear 2, and fitness trackers like Fitbit are just the beginning. As was already reported by … Read entire article »

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