Posts Tagged ‘betanews’

AT&T deal to acquire T-Mobile may find FCC approval difficult – BetaNews

USA Today AT&T deal to acquire T-Mobile may find FCC approval difficultBetaNewsAn FCC official told the Wall Street Journal that AT&T's effort to acquire T-Mobile may face steep resistance to gain approval from the regulatory body. The comments echo similar concerns of some on the …Major...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

Rejected iPhone Radiation App Gets Released Anyways – TIME

Rejected iPhone Radiation App Gets Released AnywaysTIMEIf radiation gives you the heebie jeebies, it's a bit too late to panic, because all cell phones emit radiation. You still might want to pay your respects to tawkon, though, a company that recently developed an iPhone app …Steve Jobs:...
March 24th, 2011 | News | Read More

Firefox 4 soars, thanks to Microsoft’s luddite customers – msnbc.com

New York Times (blog) Firefox 4 soars, thanks to Microsoft's luddite customersmsnbc.comMaybe it's time for Microsoft's Internet Explorer team to reconsider that whole Windows XP thing? That doesn't match the record-breaking performance of Firefox 3, but it trounces the 2.35 million...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More

What if Amazon released Android Kindle tablet? – BetaNews

The Business Insider What if Amazon released Android Kindle tablet?BetaNewsIf you're not asking the question, you should. It makes sense out of Amazon imminently launching an app store to rival Google's Android Marketplace. Why else does Amazon need its own Android app store? …How...
March 20th, 2011 | News | Read More

Cheaper Motorola XOOM — that’s 600 bucks to you, bud — coming March 27 – BetaNews

Moneycontrol.com Cheaper Motorola XOOM — that's 600 bucks to you, bud — coming March 27BetaNewsIs it enough to take on iPad 2? For the tablet hungry, maybe given Apple's device is sold out everywhere. The WiFi-only XOOM comes contract-free and will cost $200 less than the Verizon...
March 16th, 2011 | News | Read More

How Apple iPad is changing the way many West Michigan businesses operate – MLive.com

CNET (blog) How Apple iPad is changing the way many West Michigan businesses operateMLive.comRex Larsen | The Grand Rapids PressMolly Bourbeau writes her signature on an iPad for her credit card coffee purchase at Rowster New American Coffee, 632 Wealthy St. SE. Co-owner Stephen Kurtis, right, …Report:...
March 13th, 2011 | News | Read More

Inside the iPad 2: chip brings 50% browsing boost – CNET

Globe and Mail Inside the iPad 2: chip brings 50% browsing boostCNETWondering what makes that iPad 2 you just got tick and how much faster it is than the original iPad? Anandtech, iFixit, iosnoops, and UBM TechInsights have provided some answers. Processor and performance: Let's address this...
March 13th, 2011 | News | Read More

Did you buy iPad 2? – BetaNews

Telegraph.co.uk Did you buy iPad 2?BetaNewsI did. My teenage daughter wants to use one for school. Late-afternoon yesterday, I waited for a surprisingly short time outside Apple Store Fashion Valley in San Diego, where at least 500 people lined …Apple's iPad 2 augments but doesn't...
March 12th, 2011 | News | Read More

Whose iPhone data is faster, Verizon or AT&T? – BetaNews

International Business Times Whose iPhone data is faster, Verizon or AT&T?BetaNewsAmongst all the other things that Verizon and AT&T can lob at each other in the ever increasingly bitter battle for iPhone subscribers is this: Mean download speed for iPhone 4 on AT&T is twice that on …Verizon...
March 7th, 2011 | News | Read More

Google purges tainted apps from Android phones – AFP

MSN Philippines News Google purges tainted apps from Android phonesAFPSAN FRANCISCO — Google has remotely purged Android smartphones of applications tainted with a malicious code that could take control of the handsets and steal information. Mobile phone security firm LookOut said the purpose of...
March 7th, 2011 | News | Read More