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Demand for the iPad slows down, causes worry for investors

11/16/2011, There have been many claims of iPad killers by tablet manufacturers in the past, but it appears that Amazon’s latest offering of the 7” Kindle Fire might actually do it. It seems that investors are worried about Apple’s iPad, claiming that demands...

Sharp unveils 7″ Galapagos tablet

11/16/2011, Sharp had originally announced three Galapagos tablets. They were meant to give Apple’s iPad and the other Android tablets in the market a run for their money (isn’t that always the case?), but unfortunately Sharp cancelled two of those three tablets,...

Archos Arnova 9 G2 tablet announced

11/16/2011, Archos has unveiled yet another budget tablet to the world. Called the Arnova 9 G2, it packs a 9.7″ (1024 x 768) IPS 5-point multitouch capacitive display, a 1GHz single core processor, and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread (hopefully Ice Cream Sandwich...

Amazon Kindle Fire allows sideloaded apps

11/15/2011, It’s common knowledge that the Amazon Kindle Fire will only run apps approved by Amazon aka apps downloaded from the Appstore, but it looks like all that is about to change. Some folks have discovered that it’s possible to sideload apps onto...

Mirasol displays might extend Android phone battery life to days

11/15/2011, I have gone through a few Android-powered smartphones from the HTC Desire to the HTC Desire S, Sony Ericsson Live Walkman, Sony Ericsson Arc S, and now, the HTC Sensation, and have found one common denominator (no, if you answered the operating system...

Google Voice for Android supports mass texting

11/15/2011, Are you an avid user of Google Voice for Android? Well, if you answered in the affirmative, then you would be interested to hear that the latest version of Google Voice for Android will support the ability for you to send text messages to not just one,...

One in every two smartphones sold in the world run Android

11/15/2011, It took awhile, but Google’s domination of the mobile platform has finally occurred. According to the latest findings by Gartner, Android now has 52.5% market share worldwide – up from 43.4% last quarter and double the 25.3% from one year ago. And...

Verbatim releases new Bluetooth wireless mobile keyboard

11/15/2011, Looking for a portable keyboard to improve your productivity on your iPad or Android tablet? Verbatim has come up with a new Bluetooth wireless mobile keyboard designed just for that purpose (in case the name didn’t already give it away). Designed...

Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S and Xperia neo V now available in the US

11/15/2011, Good news for those living in the US, it appears as though the Sony Ericsson Xperia arc S and the Xperia neo V have finally made their way onto our shores. The good/bad news (depending on how you look at it) is that they are currently available unlocked...

Klipsch Image S4A headphones are for Android

11/15/2011, If you’re looking for headphones to go with your iPod or iPhone, most of the time you won’t have any trouble locating them. The market seems to be filled with accessories catered to those devices. However if you try looking for...