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  • Microsoft Flashes Its Bing, Yo
    One supposes that when you’ve got something really flashy, like fake diamond grilles, Swarovski crystal-studded tank tops or a brand-new search engine, it’s hard to keep it under wraps. So perhaps it’s no surprise that Microsoft Corp. has made its new Bing ...More
    June 1, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • NH Town Councilman Scolded for BlackBerry Use
    In a sleepy town just off the New Hampshire coast, there is controversy. No, it has nothing to do with the antique shops that line U.S. 1, nor Dan Brown, the Da Vinci Code and Angels and Demons author who taught school there in the 1990s. This concerns, of all things, a ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Sprint: Back Off, Verizon, Palm Pre Is Ours, For Now
    Sprint confirmed what Verizon’s CEO implied, saying its exclusive contract to sell the Palm Pre runs through the end of the year.Verizon chief executive Lowell McAdam announced Thursday that his company will be able to offer the Pre in “about six months.” ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre: Overhyped Nonsense?
    Ah, the Palm Pre. It’s the gadget everyone’s been breathless over for months. And as its launch date grows nearer, the worm has turned, sparking some bloggers and opinionists out there to say it’s nothing more than a me-too device that won’t change ...More
    May 28, 2009 By Tara Seals Posted in News
  • Verizon: We Will Sell Palm Pre
    Verizon says Sprint ’s exclusive stranglehold on the Palm Pre won’t last long.Verizon Wireless CEO Lowell McAdam announced Thursday that his company will sell the Pre and a new version of the BlackBerry Storm, perhaps by the end of the year. Sprint starts ...More
    May 28, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T to Sell Palm Pre?
    AT&T may be dissing the Palm Pre in smoke-filled back offices, but a partnership between the two could be on the horizon. Speaking at a conference Wednesday, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said he’d like to see his company sell the Pre when Palm’s exclusive ...More
    May 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • AT&T to Start HSPA 7.2 Upgrade ‘Later This Year’
    AT&T Inc. said on Wednesday that its previously announced plans to upgrade its 3G network will swing into action “later this year,” with completion expected in 2011.The mobile operator will upgrade its HSPA network to 7.2mbps technology and is doubling the ...More
    May 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pre Beating iPhone in Pre-Release Poll
    If you don’t work for Palm or Sprint, chances are you’ve never touched a Palm Pre, which won’t even be available for sale until June 6. But that hasn’t stopped thousands in a new poll from deciding the Pre is better than the iPhone.The survey, ...More
    May 27, 2009 Posted in News
  • 32GB iPhone On the Way Soon?
    Finally – The iPhone that can store your entire music library. If rumors are true, a 32GB version of Apple’s popular smartphone will be announced at the company’s Worldwide Developer’s Conference next month.The device is expected to come with more ...More
    May 26, 2009 Posted in News
  • Palm Pres Might Be Very Scarce June 6
    Now that the hype over when the Palm Pre will be available for purchase is over, the new hype concerns how big a shortage there will be on opening day, June 6.Boy Genius is reporting that each Best Buy store will only have four Pres to sell that day. Worse yet, Radio Shack ...More
    May 22, 2009 Posted in News