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Angry Birds Star Wars Hoth Update Finally Comes to Windows Phone...

About two-and-a-half months after the update arrived to everyone else, the Hoth update is now available for these Windows Phone 8 users.

Tim Cook Says OLED Displays Are “Awful”

Today at an investor conference hosted by Goldman Sachs, Tim Cook had a few things to say about OLED, none of the them good.

Blackberry 10 “Creative Director” Alicia Keys Caught Using iPhone

RIM recently announced Alicia Keys as their Creative Director. Alicia than said she would only use BB10, but her latest tweet instead comes from an iiPhone.

Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2 Starting to Roll Out to Galaxy Nexus,...

It looks Android 4.2.2 is starting to roll out to Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. The update was first reported to...

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Also in the Works?

A new rumor indicates that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is one of three products that are making up Samsung's “Project J”, which also includes an S4 Mini.

Staples Offering $75 Off On Any Windows 8 or RT Product

Thinking about getting a Surface RT, Pro or any Windows 8 or RT device? Staples has just the deal for you, offering $75 off Windows 8/RT products.

Planet KOI 172.02, the Most Earth-like Exoplanet, Explained in Infograph

Planet KIO 170.02 continues to receive plenty of attention as well and has now been detailed in a new infograph.

Minecraft: Pi Edition Arriving for the Raspberry Pi, Completely Free to...

Have a Raspberry Pi? Love Minecraft? If so, you are going to be happy to know that Minecraft: Pi Edition is now available for free from

Cheaper iPhone Coming in June, Claims Analyst at Topeka Capital

The latest "cheaper iPhone" rumor comes from Topeka Captial that says they are now confident that such a device is coming as early as June of this year.

Windows Phone 7.8 Users Running into Live Tile Glitch

The recently released Windows Phone 7.8 update brings resizable tiles and some other WP8-style improvements, but apparently also brings a new bug with it.

Siri Acts as a Home Automation Remote Thanks to Raspberry Pi

Wish Siri could act as a home automation remote? It can thanks to Youtube user "Elvis Impersonator" and his SiriProxy-loaded Raspberry Pi.

Susan Crawford: People in U.S. Pay Too Much for Internet Service

Do people in the United States pay too much for Internet Access when compared to many other countries? According to Susan Crawford, the answer is yes.

Could Windows Store and Windows Phone Store Be Merging Soon?

Currently there is a Windows Store for Windows 8/RT apps and the Windows Phone Store for WP8, but the two stores may soon be coming together it seems.

A Look at the “Future of 1999 and Beyond” From A...

Today most of us take for granted just how quickly technology has advanced in recent years.

Windows Phone Store Not Working Right Thanks to Error 805a0193

Having trouble accessing the Windows Phone Store on your Windows Phone 8 handset? You aren't alone it seems.

Neptune Pine Smartwatch Has Its Own 3G Radio and Much More

Interested in the idea of a smartwatch but want something with a bit more power than current offerings out there? That's where the Neptune Pine comes in.

Asus Working on 7 Inch Android Tablet Powered By Intel Processor

If rumors are to be believed, it looks are gearing up to do another low-cost 7-incher, this time running on an Intel processor.

A Glimpse at A Future Nokia Lumia Handset Revealed By Leaked...

Want to know what the future holds? While we can't tell you that, how about settling for a glimpse into the future of the Nokia Lumia line instead?

LG Nexus 4 Just $50 From T-Mobile with Two Year Contract

For those that don't mind the idea of signing a two-year contract is that T-Mobile is now offering the Nexus 4 for just $50, for a limited time only.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Getting No-Contact Gestures (Rumor)

According to a new rumor, Samsung Galaxy S4 is taking things up a notch when compared to the Galaxy S3's gestures, adding no-contact gestures to the mix.

Blackberry Z10 Breaking Launch Records in the UK and Canada

The Blackberry Z10 is already here in the United Kingdom and Canada, so how's it selling so far? Actually, the initial launch seems to be going quite well.

Microsoft Surface Pro Reviews Hit the Net, Opinions Seem Mixed So...

Considering the Microsoft Surface Pro? The first reviews are in from a variety of tech sites. What's the verdict? Things certainly look pretty mixed.

Wikipad Returns From The Dead, Now in 7-inch Form

Remember the Wikipad? This 10-inch Android gaming pad with detachable controllers has largely disappeared off the radar-- until now.

FullForce Stretches iPhone 4/4S Apps to Better Support the iPhone 5...

While the black bars at the top and bottom make using these apps perfectly functional on the iPhone 5, FullForce provides you an alternative to the bars.

Sony Playstation 4 to Cost Around $400

A new report claims that the Playstation 4 will drop for around ¥40,000, which could translate to a US launch price of around $400-$450.

Blackberry Z10 Now Available In Canada Through Rogers, Telus and Bell

The Blackberry Z10 has now arrived to Canada through Bell, Telus, and Rogers with prices ranging from $139.95 to $149, all with 3-year contracts required.

Samsung Galaxy S4 Coming March 15th, Shipping To Europe in April

New information from SamMobile claims the Samsung Galaxy S4 will be unveiled at an Unpacked Event on March 15th, and will ship first to Europe in April.

Ouya Coming to Target, Best Buy and Gamestop in June

The Ouya is nearly here for those waiting for regular retail availability. The Ouya will arrive both online and through select in-store retailers.

Asus Nexus 7 versus Asus MeMo Pad 7: How Does the...

Nexus 7 is no longer the 'newest thing' but is still one of the best 7-inchers around. Now Asus hopes to undercut the Nexus 7 with a cheaper price tag.

Recommended Apps for your iOS 6.0 or iOS 6.1 Jailbroken Device

We've put together a list of some of the apps and tweaks that are considered the “best”, and could end up as must-haves for your newly jailbroken device.

HP Pavilion 14 Chromebook Now Official, Sets You Back Just $330

The HP Pavilion 14 Chromebook has now officially been announced and will set you back $330. Unlike alternatives, HP Chromebook has a large 14-inch display.

iOS 6 and iOS 6.1 Jailbreak Officially Released

As expected, the evasi0n jailbreak tool has now officially been released today! The new tool includes support for all iOS 6.x devices, new and old.

Angry Birds Star Wars “Escape From Hoth” Content Pack Adds Twenty...

Hooked on Angry Birds Star Wars and want even more? Rovio is more than willing to help you out, announcing twenty new levels for its “Escape from Hoth” content pack.

iOS 6 and 6.1 Jailbreak Arriving Sometime Later Today

The time has almost arrived. Late last night the team behind the evasi0n jailbreak officially confirmed that their jailbreak solution would in fact be ready sometime today.

Wine for Android Could Potentially Allow You to Run Windows Apps...

Adding to the growing list of what is possible with an Android device, WINE could soon be making its way over to Google's mobile OS.

Twitter Has Been Hacked, User Data For Roughly 250,000 Possibly Affected

A few days ago we reported that Twitter's service had went through an outage. Thought that was frustrating enough? Now it seems that Twitter has announced it has detected unusual access patterns and have concluded that Twitter was hacked-- though they say they stopped the attack in its tracks.

Nokia Lumia 710 Users On T-Mobile Network Not Getting Windows 7.8

Looking for an upgrade to Windows Phone 7.8 for your Nokia Lumia 710 on T-Mobile's network? Unfortunately, you will have no such luck it seems.

Samsung Galaxy S4 to Use New Restrictive Update Service? (Rumor)

Some of us like the idea of purchasing an unlocked phone from another region through an import site. This is a nice way to get our hands on phones that would otherwise not become available until much later, or in some cases never.

Toshiba to be Among the First to Adopt Nvidia Tegra 4...

DigiTimes is reporting that Toshiba plans to be among the first (if not the first) to release an actual product running the new Nvidia Tegra 4 processor.

Blackberry Z10 Showing Up Unlocked on Ebay, For $1000+

Desperately wanting the new Blackberry Z10? For those with near-endless supplies of cash, you can always hit up Ebay and pay $1000+ for the new handset.

Apple was the Number One US Mobile Phone Vendor in Q4

For the last five years Samsung has held strong as the number one mobile phone vendor in the United States, but in Q4 Apple stole the show with great sales.

Playstation 4 to Be Unveiled On February 20th?

The Internet is abuzz right now with talk about the next-generation Sony Playstation 4, which may be unveiled at a Playstation Event on February 20th.

Temple Run 2 Manages 50 Million Downloads In Just Short of...

We knew Temple Run was a popular series, but just how popular? It turns out that Temple Run 2 is the fastest growing mobile...

Newly Ordered LG Nexus 4 Handsets Shipping Already

LG Nexus 4
Recently order an LG Nexus 4 with the expectation of waiting 1-2 weeks? The first shipping emails have now went out, quite a bit ahead of schedule.

HTC Thunderbolt Finally Getting Android ICS Update

Remember the HTC Thunderbolt? I don't blame you if you totally forgot about it. For those that are still clinging to the device, good news: ICS is coming.

Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie coming to Google I/O? Qualcomm Roadmap...

A new Qualcomm roadmap has leaked out to the web revealing what we all already knew, Android 5.0 will in fact be called Key Lime Pie.

HTC M7 Coming March 8th, So Says New Rumor

HTC m7
More than likely you've heard that a new HTC high-end Android handset is set to make its reveal on February 19th, just ahead of MWC 2013. This handset is said to be called the HTC M7.

Twitter Outage Being Worked On, Back in Service for Many Users...

We live in a highly social, Internet-connected world. That's why when major services like Twitter go down, many people take notice instantly.

Blackberry Q10 and Blackberry Z10 Official, Launching Tomorrow in UK

Blackberry Q10 and Blackberry Z10 are now official. For the moment, little is known about exact release or pricing details, however.

RIM No More: Changes Its Company Name to Blackberry

In order to better focus on the importance of the Blackberry brand to the company, RIM is now officially changing its name to Blackberry.