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Why Apple Thinks that People Buy Android Phones

The legal battle between Samsung and Apple rages on and one of the fantastic side effects is that we get a glimpse into the way the companies think about technology.  An internal study from Apple was released during the trail this week that might be…

Muppets Come to Life with Band-Aid Magic Vision App – Uplinq 2012

Does a singing, swinging muppet make a boo-boo feel better? Johnson & Johnson certainly think so. Their Band-Aid Magic Vision App uses augmented reality technology to recognize the image on a band-aid and bring Kermit the Frog to life. Simply scan the band-aid and Kermit…

Firefox Launches ‘Junior’ Web browser Especially for the iPad

Mozilla, the developer of Firefox, has plans to take a slice of the iPad… browsing game with a prototype their calling Junior which has been in development for several months. According to The Verge, Mozilla’s Alex Limi said, “We wanted to make something entirely new.

iOS Apps on Playbook

Android apps are already up and running on the BlackBerry Playbook…. Now, at least theoretically, it would be possible to use iOS apps on the Playbook. So says the developer of “Bubble Wrap”, pointing to YouTube videos of the Brine iOS emulator for Windows

Apple Presents iOS 6 with New & Improved Apps: WWDC 2012

At WWDC Apple’s presentation of iOS 6 was naturally full of jabs and jokes at Android’s expense. The comparisons between Android Ice Cream Sandwich and iOS were stark. With over 365 million iOS devices sold worldwide, and a near monopoly over the market- Android has…

DAGi iCard Transfers Data Through Capacitive Touch like Magic

Computex pre-press events have already started and today’s main event was the Taipei Computer Association’s Best in Show award ceremony. We have to admit we haven’t really figured it out, but a Taiwanese company DAGi has an information transfer storage and transfer solution called iCard.…

Google Chrome for iOS Coming Soon

Oha – Chrome for iOS! If it really happens like analysts are now saying, the history of the web browser on modern devices will change once more in a very exciting way. Macquarie analyst Ben Schacter says that Chrome will not only soon be available…

The Avengers: Iron Man – Mark VII – iOS App Walk Through

Fan of Iron Man? If you are there is a free app that you’ve just gotta download, Marvel’s The Avengers: Iron Man – Mark VII. It is an interactive comic that goes through the design logs of super hero Tony Stark as he journeys from…

Video: Android vs iOS a Detailed Comparison Worth Watching

The debate of Android versus iOS has been raging on since the open source operating system hit the market. In the beginning it was clear that iOS was clearly ahead of Android in terms of OS maturity and applications. However, that time has passed and…

Angry Birds Space Hits 10 Million Downloads in 3 Days!

I have to admit, that I’d lost my lust for taking down the pigs in Angry Birds months ago, yes the levels got harder and they added a few new brids to spice things up, but with all the new games I just lost interest.…

Is the new iPad Actually Faster Than the iPad2?

When Apple releases a new product you assume that it’s going to be faster than the previous generations, especially when they take the existing A5 processor and add and X to the end. CNET decided to run some tests to see just how much improvement…

Angry Birds Space Demo’ed on Various Smartphones & Tablets

Rovio has just released Angry Birds Space into the wild and I have to admit, I’m impressed. It’s been a while since I’ve gone past level 5 on a new Angy Birds release because I was bored. But this new iteration has introduced a 3rd…

New iPad Appears in Comparison Video with the iPad 2

Apple’s new iPad has already been unboxed and now we’ve uncovered it on Chinese site PCM for a comparison with the iPad 2…. This is the first time we’re seeing video of the new iPad up against the iPad 2 since Apple was very

Angry Birds Space Game Hits iOS, Android, PC, Mac on Mar. 22, Shows Off NASA Demo

The Rovio hit Angry Birds will have a brand new Angry Birds Space game on March 22, just a couple weeks away. In the meantime, Rovio is pulling out all the stops marketing the new game, even roping in a NASA engineer to demonstrate a…

New iPad Rumored to Have 1 GB RAM

Apple is notorious for not divulging all the hardware specs that manufacturers usually tout, so we won’t actually know the real specs until the new iPad is torn down by the likes of iFixit or other tech sites. However, it is rumored that the new…