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  • Bing Porn Makes Users ‘Google’y-Eyed
    Microsoft Corp. launched its new search engine, Bing, to great fanfare last week, managing to take over No. 2 provider Yahoo! almost overnight. One little glitch: Bing allows access to full-motion live-action porn feeds, right from the Bing site. The search engine allows ...More
    June 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint: Pre Sales Were Record-Setting Awesomeness
    Sprint-Nextel Corp. is loving its Pre right now, thanks to the sales record the device set on Sunday for the most sales on the first day and first weekend for any Sprint device. Many locations sold out (as anticipated thanks to stocking shortages).The carrier is using the ...More
    June 8, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • AT&T Lights Up LG Neon
    All the focus lately has been on high-end smartphones like the new iPhone 3G S and the Palm Pre, but notable new feature phones are coming to market too. For instance, take the new LG Neon, from AT&T Inc.There’s no 3G, but the $29.99 gadget (after rebate) has a ...More
    June 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Programmer: iPhone Will Crush Android
    Android, the mobile operating system developed by Google, is becoming available on more devices, and is generally perceived as good technology. But one programmer says you shouldn’t expect it to compete with the technology running Apple’s iPhone for very ...More
    June 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • New iPhone: Faster, More Video, Less (Steve) Jobs
    Steve Jobs was nowhere to be found at the Monday kick-off of Apple Inc.’s World Wide Developers Conference, but something else made a splash: new hardware. The iPhone 3G S, which includes the hoped-for 32GB and video capture updates, will go on sale June 19 and will ...More
    June 8, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Fervor Fair, But Not Huge
    After months of hype, the Palm Pre finally hit stores over the weekend. There were lines in some places and excitement was there, but that excitement doesn’t compare to the initial release of the Apple iPhone two years ago. That’s the New York Times’ take ...More
    June 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Carrier Wars: Sprint-Palm Pre Deal More Than 6 Months?
    At long last, the Palm Pre will go on sale tomorrow. But the battle over who will carry the device is just getting started.Yes, Sprint has an exclusive deal on it for now, but Verizon’s CEO recently claimed his company will get its hand on the smartphone by the ...More
    June 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Courts SMBs with “All-in-One” Bundle
    AT&T Inc. is getting its recession face on with a bundle of wireless, wired and high speed Internet services, starting below $100 a month, for small businesses.The “All for Less” bundle is now available for small businesses with one to four lines in a single ...More
    June 4, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T Might Bundle CruiseCast with U-Verse
    Ready for live TV in the car? AT&T CruiseCast has launched, streaming 42 channels of live satellite television and radio to rear-seat systems nationwide. And for AT&T U-Verse customers, taking TV on the go might eventually become an add-on to their subscription. ...More
    June 4, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Finally Gets Good Reviews Prior to Release
    There have been a lot of naysayers out there, but the Palm Pre now has a couple of feathers in its cap in the form of rave reviews from two of the world’s leading newspapers.The New York Times calls the Pre an “elegant, joyous, multitouch smartphone.” The ...More
    June 4, 2009 Posted in News