Archive | May 7th, 2012

Verizon pushing Android 4G handsets over the iPhone

7. May 2012

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A few days ago, CNN ran a story detailing how Verizon sales representatives are aggressively marketing Android smartphones instead of the iPhone. David Goldman writes: Here’s what I found: Next time you walk into a Verizon store looking to buy a smartphone, expect the hard sell on a 4G Android device. In each of the […]

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Liquidmetal co-inventor anticipates technology being used in “breakthrough” Apple product

7. May 2012

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A few weeks ago, a report surfaced claiming that Apple’s next-gen iPhone will make use of liquid metal alloys as a means to create a device that’s thinner, lighter, and more robust than previous models. If your recall, Apple back in 2010 signed a deal with Liquidmetal Technologies for the exclusive right to the company’s […]

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China overtakes US in terms of smartphone shipments

7. May 2012

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The iPhone is currently available on two of the top 3 carriers in China. The lone holdout is China Mobile which just so happens to be the biggest carrier in the world, featuring over 655 million subscribers as of January 2012. ┬áTo put that into perspective, that’s about six times as many subscribers as Verizon, […]

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