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Tim decrees: Apple Watch will cut the cord from iPhone -- app devs must obey

Apple Watch apps must not need an iPhone, dictates Apple. Developers of watchOS apps have until June 1 to give up on those sluggish, trashy, tethered toys -- they give the pomaceous wearable a bad name...

Microsoft Windows Phone is dead

Microsoft Windows phone biz is dead -- here is clear proof

Microsoft's Windows Phone is clearly dead. Redmond's already-bad Windows Phone sales plummeted over the last year to a mere 26% of what they were -- this is simply, spectacularly execrable...

BlackBerry RCMP

BlackBerry bangs final nail in coffin, lets Mounties hack you

BlackBerry gave up its global encryption key to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. That's the conclusion of commentators who've dissected CEO John Chen's vapid statement on the matter...

iPhone 7 release date

iPhone 7 not what you think it is; Release date not when you think, either

This year's iPhone might not be the iPhone 7. That's because next year is the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone, so don't expect a huge Apple redesign until 2017...

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Android N dev preview 2 -- N is short for download NOW

Updated: The Android N Developer Preview 2 is here. Google's April update to its Android 7 'beta' shows smooth progress at adding sweet features, and squashing nutty bugs...

HTC 10

HTC 10 order page live at just $599. Flagship with surprising twist

The HTC 10 is HTC's latest shiny, and you can pre-order it now, at $100 off. With a classy design, the flagship phone brings the ABCs -- awesome audio, big battery, clear cameras -- and, uh, sort-of-stock Android...

mobile security

One-fifth of IT pros say their companies had mobile data breach

IT pros have long been concerned about the potential for security breaches with BOYD; a new survey indicates they're right to be worried.

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Apple's weird iPhone plan: No new design this fall, but huge 5.8-in, curved 2017 model

Apple iPhone rumors got crazier at the weekend, thanks to our (ahem) favorite analyst. Ming-Chi Kuo says the next real design change for Tim's pomaceous shiny will be next year, surprising but not delighting Apple fans hoping for a...

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Apple iOS 9.3 is here -- download now, or wait for bugs to be fixed in 9.3.1?

Apple iOS 9.3 release is here, so go download and update your iPhone or iPad, right now, this minute. But wait, perhaps you should pause until the bleeding-edgers have done it first -- remember the 9.2 débâcle?

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BYOD isn’t going away, so set a real strategy

Users are going to use their devices for work, no matter what you do. That’s why you need a policy that manages the considerable risks. (Insider; registration required)

Apple iPhone SE launch

Apple iPhone SE rumors are here, tiny hands

Apple iPhone SE is coming, and the rumors say it has high-end components, but a smaller, 4-in screen. The presser launch date is confirmed as March 21, with the new Apple iPhone release date being later this month, it's believed...

Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7 is/isn't great/awful (delete to taste)

The Samsung Galaxy S7 / S7 Edge duo were always going to divide opinion. Those who appreciated where Samsung Electronics was going with the old S6 family will enjoy the new S7 pairing; but those who are, let's say, wedded to the...

Xiaomi Mi 5

Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphone: An 820-SoC flagship at $305? WOW...

The Xiaomi Mi 5 smartphone flagship launch at MWC 2016 gets Android fans excited. But we don’t yet know the release date outside China: The best Xiaomi can tell us is, “Soon…”

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Samsung, HP take contrasting approaches to business uses for Android, Windows 10 Mobile

Smartphones with Android and Windows 10 Mobile vastly differ when it comes to business features, as highlighted by new smartphones introduced at MWC.

Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7: “Better than iPhone 6s,” bleat S-sheep

It’s MWC time again, and in Barcelona, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge get officially revealed. These 2016 Samsung flagships are turning heads for their waterproofing, bigger batteries, SD card slots, and new camera tech...

Samsung Galaxy S7 leak

Oh! Samsung Galaxy S7 revealed after premature post (probably)

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge leaked by Samsung itself, a week early: Incredible! An Indonesian microsite flaunts the brace of flagships, in considerable detail -- we get every angle, both literally and metaphorically...

LG G5 always-on display

LG G5 gets Quick Cover to match rumored always-on display

LG Electronics keeps dribbling G5 info -- news about its new flagship Android phone. It’ll have a Quick Cover case that highlights its rumored always-on display. And the case will also allow you to interact with the phone while...

VMware Workspace One Mobility BYOD

VMware gives enterprises a BYOD boost with three new tools

Enterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and security-minded IT departments, but VMware aims to make those differences go away.

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