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Chameleon Launcher Beta for Android Demo on the Nexus 7

There is a new launcher that is getting a lot of attention and it has just hit the Google Play store. The Chameleon launcher is a home screen replacement for Android tablets and it look pretty fantastic. Even though its in the Google Play store…

Dell XPS 13 Goes Open Source – Linux Lands on Ultrabooks

It was only a matter of time before open source made it’s way on to Ultrabooks.  Dell will be the first to release a Linux edition of their Ultrabooks, the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook… will be available with Ubuntu 12.04LTS preloaded in certain select geographies.

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.

Samsung’s New CEO: Software, UI & Design High on His to do List

Samsung’s empire is in for a shake up with new CEO Kwon Oh-hyun inaugural speech to openly address area’s he intends to improve upon. Mr Kwon declared:
“A particular focus must be given to serving new customer experience and value by strengthening soft capabilities in…

iOS6 Beta Jailbroken on A4 Devices

Looks like iOS6 beta has made its way onto other Apple devices, ‘Musclenerd’ announced via Twitter that he had jailbroken his A4 iPod touch. I wouldn’t get your hopes up  because the jailbreak is premature and it’s even tethered. So if you’re thinking that you’re…

NEC shows off its Connected Classroom with Teacher Controlled Tablets

Dell isn’t the only one in the connected classroom game, NEC has released Interactive Software which aims to simplify the teaching process for teachers. NEC’s Interactive Software enables lesson creation and collaboration that gives students the opportunity to work directly on tablets. The aim is…

Gravity Rush: PS Vita Game Walk Through [Video]

There are several games available on PS Vita, we’ve done some round up videos of them already, however the one that stands and that’s Gravity Rush.  The game blends a gravity-defying puzzle quality with action combat, a bit of platforming and a wonderful, arty aesthetic…

MeeGo Quietly Releases a Cedar Trail Update

Last week Intel quietly released a new version of MeeGo that now offers support for their latest Atom platform, Cedar Trail.  We have yet to see an official release of Tizen, the next iteration of this mutated Linux platform.  So if you’re keeping track, MeeGo…

BlackBerry Playbook OS 2.0 IS Coming in February

We’ve heard a lot of dates speculating around which day BlackBerry’s Playbook… 2.0 OS will be released.  One of the rumored dates is February 17th the other is the 21st, we thought when BlackBerry senior brand manager Jeff Gadway spoke with PCMag that we might

Sony May Bring Vita OS to Mobile Phones & Tablets

Sony is going through some changes in its upper management with Kazuo Hirai stepping in as their new President and CEO. During a Q&A in Japan AV Watch reports that Hirai was not shy about pointing out that the Playstation Vita OS has more potential…

Dropbox Giving Out Free Storage to Beta Testers

Lifehacker found that Dropbox is running a beta test on its new Experimental Dropbox 1.3.12 software right now and will give you 4.5 GB of storage (at 500MB increments) to test out some of the new features in Dropbox beta. What the new feature does…

Nokia Lumia 800 to Get Battery Life Fix Soon

The Lumia 800 has known battery life issues and Nokia was planning on rolling out a fix for the issues over the next two weeks. Word comes from a Nokia UK’s Twitter account.
When Windows Phone 7 enthusiasts started complaining on mass about battery life,…

Microsoft Blocks Windows 8 on ARM Devices

If you’re not interested in taking the time to have a careful read of Microsfot’s “Windows 8 Hardware Certification Requirements” let me spoil it for you and reveal draconian policies that require vendors to block the installation of other operating systems on ARM devices.
Microsoft’s…

ASUS Transformer Prime Detailed Walkthrough – Transformer Prime Software

The ASUS Transformer Prime was the first Tegra 3 tablet on the market and it’s got a few unique software offerings that hope to set it apart from the gagles of Tegra 3 tablets that are set to hit the street next week. The software…

ASUS Transformer Prime Gets Root Tool

If you just can’t wait for ASUS to release Ice Cream Sandwich on January 12th or for them to release their own unlocked bootloader later this year there is a Root tool available. Thanks to ViperBoy of RootzWiki fame, the NachoRoot exploit developed by jcase…