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Angry Birds Cartoon Series Coming In Spring, Says Rovio

02/06/2013, Folks, it looks like we’ll be seeing a cartoon edition of Angry Birds soon. Rovio‘s Chief Executive Officer, Mikael Hed, told the Wall Street Journal that the company is planning to release a series of short, animated episodes based on the...

Google Acquires Channel Intelligence

02/06/2013, Google is on a roll. The latest buyout is Channel Intelligence, a consolidated company owned by the ICG Group. Via press release, ICG Group announced today that Channel Intelligence has signed a definitive agreement with Google for $125 million “in...

Galaxy Discover Is A Samsung Smartphone Without TouchWiz UI

02/06/2013, Think of a Samsung smartphone minus the TouchWiz UI, the product is somewhat confusing, even lacking to be honest. Strangely, Samsung has just announced a new phone that will omit its famous user interface in favor of the stock and robust UI from Android....

LG To Unveil New Smartphone Series

02/06/2013, Surprise, surprise! LG Mobile has teased something new on its Facebook page that, according to the company, will be unveiled soon. LG is referring to a new series, adding the caption that reads: “See what surprise LG has in store for you this time,...

Huawei Ascend P2 Leaked Again

02/06/2013, It’s February, and that means we are heading off once again to the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to witness some of the best mobile devices that will hit the market this year. One of the most highly-anticipated smartphones is the Huawei Ascend...

Skype Begins To Offer Direct Carrier Billing

02/05/2013, It looks like Skype users in Russia can now purchase additional credits for making calls around the world. Apparently Skype has entered into a partnership with mobile billing company Mach to come up with a new mobile payment option in at least three...

128GB iPad 4 With Retina Display Now Available In The Apple Store

02/05/2013, It’s February 5th, Tuesday. And if you can still recall, today is the day when Apple will begin selling its gargantuan 128GB iPad 4 tablet with Retina display. A quick look at Apple’s online store will reveal the availability of the new iPad...

Dell Goes Private, Receives $2 Billion Loan From Microsoft

02/05/2013, The rumors were spot on. Earlier today, we reported that Microsoft might be meeting with Dell to discuss a potential investment of between $1 billion to $3 billion in a bid to privatize the struggling company. And hours after the report, Dell is...

Amazon Announces ‘Amazon Coins’ Virtual Currency

02/05/2013, Amazon is announcing a new virtual currency for U.S. customers to purchase apps, games, and in-app items on Kindle Fire. Enter Amazon Coins, Amazon’s virtual currency that is expected to be launched sometime in May this year. For Amazon customers,...