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Samsung, Google believed to launch flagship Nexus Prime at Oct. 11 Android event

Samsung, Google believed to launch flagship Nexus Prime at Oct. 11 Android event | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Samsung and Google are partnering up for an event on Oct. 11 that will showcase "what's new from Android" and will likely launch the Nexus Prime, the first phone running Android 4.0 "Ice Cream Sandwich," just one week after Apple unveils its next-generation iPhone..."

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'Let's Talk' iPhone 5 Is A Game Changer

'Let's Talk' iPhone 5 Is A Game Changer | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"The official announcement for the October 4th iPhone event has been sent out to the media in the form of a 'Let's Talk iPhone' invitation. Wall Street has not yet caught on to the fact that this iPhone upgrade is an absolute game-changer..."

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Amazon Kindle Fire vs. iPad 2 vs. Nook Color: by the numbers

Amazon Kindle Fire vs. iPad 2 vs. Nook Color: by the numbers | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Clearly, Amazon’s just-announced Kindle Fire isn’t designed to compete head-to-head with the iPad 2 on specs alone, but that doesn’t mean consumers won’t be cross-shopping the two this holiday season..."

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Amazon estimated to lose $50 per Kindle Fire sold

Amazon estimated to lose $50 per Kindle Fire sold | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"A note by Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray, says Amazon's Kindle Fire is "not a true competitor, but more competitive than expected," while noting the Internet retailer "is likely losing about $50" on each unit it sells..."

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Microsoft forces Samsung to pay royalties for Android phones and tablets

Microsoft forces Samsung to pay royalties for Android phones and tablets | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Microsoft just announced a cross-licensing agreement with Samsung. Akin to their patent deals with other Android backers, this one will have Samsung pay per-device royalties for mobile phones and tablets running Android..."

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iPhone 5 cases video: Did Foxconn Lose An iPhone 5 Prototype?

iPhone 5 cases video: Did Foxconn Lose An iPhone 5 Prototype? | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Discover an in-depth examination of the iPhone 5 cases. An iPhone 5 prototype had gone missing from the Foxconn factory..."

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The Amazon tablet will look like a PlayBook -- because it basically is.

The Amazon tablet will look like a PlayBook -- because it basically is. | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"As you might have heard from my man MG over at TechCrunch, Amazon's definitely got a Kindle tablet in the works, and supposedly looks a lot like RIM's failing (failed?) PlayBook..."

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Apple confirms October 4 event: Let’s talk iPhone

Apple confirms October 4 event: Let’s talk iPhone | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"The Loop reports that Apple has finally confirmed the long-awaited media event. The wait will soon be over: Apple has scheduled a press conference next Tuesday, October 4..."

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Amazon Kindle, tablet lineup will test the water for bigger form factors in 2012

Amazon Kindle, tablet lineup will test the water for bigger form factors in 2012 | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"The analyst doesn't see Amazon's forthcoming 7-inch tablet as aimed at the iPad. Instead, Kuo believes the "Hollywood" project is meant to test the waters for future tablet releases primed for release in 2012..."

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Modern Rambo's need the ultimate weapon: the AyeGear jacket is for us!

Modern Rambo's need the ultimate weapon: the AyeGear jacket is for us! | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it
Wouldn’t it be nice to have a jacket that lets you store  your  iPhone , iPad, sync cables, and maybe even a MacBook Air? The folks at AyeGear think so. The AyeGear jacket lets you take your Apple devices with you wherever you go.
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Apple and Facebook teaming up: Facebook to Launch iPad App at Apple’s iPhone 5 Event

Apple and Facebook teaming up: Facebook to Launch iPad App at Apple’s iPhone 5 Event | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it
Facebook will launch its long-awaited iPad app at Apple's iPhone 5 launch event on Oct. 4, Mashable has learned.
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Samsung: We’ve Shipped 10M Galaxy S II Phones While Apple Fans Still Wait

Samsung: We’ve Shipped 10M Galaxy S II Phones While Apple Fans Still Wait | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Samsung has shipped 10 million Android-powered Galaxy S IIs smartphones — before touching foot on U.S. soil. Many expect the Samsung v. Apple battle to be the cage fight of cellular titans..."

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Formosa Plastics Group, the beast Apple should have never awoken

Formosa Plastics Group, the beast Apple should have never awoken | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Last week, in the midst of a highly publicized lawsuit against Samsung, news broke that Apple was being sued by Via Technologies Inc. VIA Technologies and HTC both share the same parent company, the Formosa Plastics Group..."

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Chinese carrier says Apple's iPhone 5 will support 4G-like HSPA+

Chinese carrier says Apple's iPhone 5 will support 4G-like HSPA+ | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Apple's fifth-generation iPhone will feature support for fast HSPA+ 21Mbps network speeds, sometimes advertised as "4G," carrier China Unicom has revealed..."

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YouTube Planet: Who’s Watching Videos Online? [INFOGRAPHIC]

YouTube Planet: Who’s Watching Videos Online? [INFOGRAPHIC] | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it
Videos are just about the biggest thing on the Internet right now, according to a study from Wistia, a video-hosting company. The infographic shows that 71% of Internet users visit video-sharing sites like  YouTube  and  Vimeo .
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Kindle Fire features Amazon's 'cloud-accelerated' Silk Web browser // GREAT tech!

Kindle Fire features Amazon's 'cloud-accelerated' Silk Web browser // GREAT tech! | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Featuring what Amazon calls a "split browser" architecture, the "cloud-accelerated" Silk uses Amazon Web services to offer a faster Web browsing experience. The Silk software resides on both the new Kindle Fire, as well as Amazon's servers..."

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Bloodbath: More than one in four Android users, over half of BlackBerry users plan to buy Apple iPhone 5

Bloodbath: More than one in four Android users, over half of BlackBerry users plan to buy Apple iPhone 5 | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

'InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile ad network, today announces the combined results of its monthly InMobi Mobile Insights network ad data research..."

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Amazon’s $199 iPad-killer is a 7-inch Fire tablet with no cameras, mic or 3G access

Amazon’s $199 iPad-killer is a 7-inch Fire tablet with no cameras, mic or 3G access | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Amazon’s media event begins in New York, their inaugural tablet will be called the Kindle Fire and will cost just $199. The tablet has a seven-inch color display which responds to touch..."

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Apple is quietly disintermediating Google in mobile search

Apple is quietly disintermediating Google in mobile search | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it
Apple is not building a web search engine -- yet, that I know of. But through its new, voice-controlled mobile "Assistant" feature in iOS 5, Apple could change...
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Disney intros Appmates Mobile Application Toys, lets kids use Apple iPad as virtual play mat

Disney intros Appmates Mobile Application Toys, lets kids use Apple iPad as virtual play mat | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it
In an industry first, Disney introduced today Disney AppMates Mobile Application Toys, a new toy line that comes to life digitally when used with an Apple iPad by allowing kids to use the tablet’s screen as a virtual play mat.
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Amazon signs magazine publishers, Fox ahead of tablet launch

Amazon signs magazine publishers, Fox ahead of tablet launch | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Amazon has reached agreements with three large publishing houses to provide digital magazine content for the company's upcoming iPad competitor, according to a new report, while also adding Fox movies and TV shows to its Amazon Prime streaming video service..."

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Intel confirms current Thunderbolt Macs will support optical cables

Intel confirms current Thunderbolt Macs will support optical cables | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Chipmaker Intel has confirmed that Apple's current lineup of Thunderbolt-equipped Macs will support fiber optic Thunderbolt cables when they arrive next year..."

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Apple has been denied the multi-touch trademark by Patent Office

Apple has been denied the multi-touch trademark by Patent Office | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Courts Deny Apple Trademark for Multi-Touch because it is too broad, and lacks distinctiveness to Apple alone, everyone Uses It..."

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Spotify now under full control of Facebook

Spotify now under full control of Facebook | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"A disclaimer on the new account creation page reads: You need a Facebook account to register for Spotify. If you have an account, just log in below to register. If you don’t have a Facebook account, get one by clicking the “create an account” link below..."

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Amazon’s Kindle Tablet Will Compete With iPad By Relying Heavily On The Cloud

Amazon’s Kindle Tablet Will Compete With iPad By Relying Heavily On The Cloud | Digital Lifestyle Technologies | Scoop.it

"Amazon’s upcoming Kindle tablet may have cracked one of the toughest nuts facing companies hoping to compete with Apple’s lean, mean iPad supply machine: cost. The Internet retailer may rely heavily on the cloud to store ebooks, as well as stream music and video..."

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