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09.20.13
iOS 7: See the timestamp on every Messages bubble
09.20.13

iOS 7: See the timestamp on every Messages bubble

With iOS 7 officially out of the bag, there is no shortage of tips coming in highlighting many of th...

By Y. Heisler,   09.20.13
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10.17.12
Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC
10.17.12

Former Nokia Money crew kicks off iKaaz mobile payments, lets shops go with or without NFC

It's a big day for mobile payments. Multiple former Nokia Money veterans have formally launched iK...

By J. Fingas,   10.17.12
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10.06.12
McAfee shows how major Android scamware ticks, prevents us from learning first-hand
10.06.12

McAfee shows how major Android scamware ticks, prevents us from learning first-hand

Most Android malware lives in the margins, away from Google Play and the more reliable app shops....

By J. Fingas,   10.06.12
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10.03.12
BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1 update goes live with SMS, portrait email
10.03.12

BlackBerry PlayBook 2.1 update goes live with SMS, portrait email

RIM's attention around its QNX-based platforms might revolve around BlackBerry 10 as of late, but...

By J. Fingas,   10.03.12
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09.23.12
11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving
09.23.12

11-year-old wins $20,000 at AT&T hackathon for creating app that discourages texting while driving

AT&T's already working on an app to keep folks from texting while driving, but earlier this mo...

By A. Santos,   09.23.12
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09.20.12
Facebook revamps Messenger for Android with friendlier chats, teases core app update soon (update 2: iOS refresh as well)
09.20.12

Facebook revamps Messenger for Android with friendlier chats, teases core app update soon (update 2: iOS refresh as well)

Facebook has already been making its mea culpas for the state of its main Android app, and it's sh...

By J. Fingas,   09.20.12
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09.20.12
Apple patent application has iPhones text when calls don't reach spotty coverage areas
09.20.12

Apple patent application has iPhones text when calls don't reach spotty coverage areas

If you're already using Android 4.0 or iOS 6, you're likely familiar with the option to send a pre...

By J. Fingas,   09.20.12
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09.14.12
Canada's Competition Bureau sues Bell, Rogers and Telus over alleged misleading advertising
09.14.12

Canada's Competition Bureau sues Bell, Rogers and Telus over alleged misleading advertising

Allegations of misleading advertising practices among Canada's big telecom companies has been a re...

By D. Melanson,   09.14.12
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08.18.12
Apple responds to iPhone text message spoofing, reminds us how secure iMessage is
08.18.12

Apple responds to iPhone text message spoofing, reminds us how secure iMessage is

If you're a frequent texter, and the iPhone is your weapon of choice, there's a good chance you've...

By T. Stevens,   08.18.12
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