May 17th, 2013

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May 17th, 2013

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Windows Phone has sneaked past Blackberry into third position among smartphone operating systems worldwide, according to IDC, but its 3.2% market share of devices shipped in the first quarter of the year...

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May 16th, 2013

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Google had pre-warned that its I/O conference keynote last night would be focused on services and developers rather than new Android hardware. The announcements were impressive in their breadth and ambition. The...

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May 15th, 2013

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Yesterday saw BlackBerry unveil its latest smartphone, the keyboard-toting Q5, but there were also some interesting developments with its BBM messaging service. Under threat from cross-platform apps...

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May 14th, 2013

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With Google's I/O developer conference set to outline the next steps for Android this week, Google's new Android boss Sundar Pichai has been talking about the company's plans. "The momentum — in terms...

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May 13th, 2013

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Mobile industry analyst Asymco has been crunching some more Apple figures, coming up with an average annual spend for iTunes users across apps, music, video and books. The number? $40 a year each, based...

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May 10th, 2013

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Apple has been working on a Pandora-style personal radio service for iOS – dubbed 'iRadio' by us hacks – for some time. When will it launch? That depends on signing the necessary licensing deals. The...

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May 9th, 2013

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Android-powered games console Ouya didn't float venture-capital firms' boats back in 2012, leading the company to raise money on Kickstarter instead – to the tune of $8.6m. Now the VCs are getting...

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May 8th, 2013

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Britain’s children have added £30m to their parents’ bills through unauthorised in-app purchases, according to new research from Windows Phone, with eight year olds adding an average of £59 to smartphone...

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