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ITC Delays Decision on Samsung Patent Claims Until May

Posted on 14/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

The U.S. International Trade Commission announced on Wednesday that it will delay its final judgement of claims by Samsung that Apple infringed on certain FRAND patents owned by the Korean firm when it made the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

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5 St. Patrick’s Day Apps for the iPhone

Posted on 14/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

Faith and begorra! St. Patricks Day is almost here! So of course people are going to be eating, drinking, and loading new apps on their iPhone. Well, believe it or not, we can help you with all three.

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Google to Officially Kill Off Google Reader on July 1

Posted on 14/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

In an unexpected “spring cleaning” post published on the official Google blog, the company announced that they will be shutting down Google Reader, along with a number of other products (including Snapseed for Mac and PC) on July 1 of 2013.

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Apple Expected to Announce Larger Dividend or Stock Buyback Program

Posted on 13/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

If you’re among the many shareholders concerned about Apple’s recent stock market performance, you just might be in luck. A new report from Quartz claims that Apple will likely issue a larger dividend, or begin a share buy back program in the near future.

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Microsoft Issues Security Updates for Office for Mac 2008 and 2011

Posted on 13/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Microsoft released a pair of updates today for its Office for Mac suites – both Office for Mac 2008, and Office for Mac 2011. The updates address “critical security issues” within the suites, and also improve security overall. Notably, it even includes a fix for a particularly nasty bug that could allow an attacker to overwrite files on your Mac.

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‘Twitter Music’: Twitter to Release New Music Discovery and Streaming App

Posted on 13/03/2013 by J. Glenn Künzler

Twitter has been making a lot of positive pushes to improve their social network lately, with their most recent addition being the new Vine video sharing service. According to CNET, Vine is about to get some company – a new standalone app designed to help users discover and download music.

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Steve Jobs Biography To Be Turned Into Manga

Posted on 13/03/2013 by Henry Taylor-Gill

Steve Jobs life story is a remarkable one, so why not make a manga out of it. That’s exactly what Japanese artist Mari Yamazaki is planning, and the first illustration has already appeared online.

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Staples to Also Offer iPhone, iPad, and MacBooks in Stores

Posted on 13/03/2013 by Chris Hauk

We reported last week that Staples would begin selling Apple accessories in its stores. Now there are indications that they’ll be selling a broader range of products, such as Macs, iPads, and iPhones.

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