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10.08.12
Google drafts checklist for making top-notch Android tablet apps
10.08.12

Google drafts checklist for making top-notch Android tablet apps

Google's Senior Mobile VP Andy Rubin has been cool towards tablet apps, arguing that mobile titles...

By J. Fingas,   10.08.12
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10.04.12
BFI to digitize 10,000 British films as part of Film Forever investment plan
10.04.12

BFI to digitize 10,000 British films as part of Film Forever investment plan

The British Film Institute plans to digitize and provide easier access to 10,000 British flicks as...

By J. Rigg,   10.04.12
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10.02.12
MoviePass launches iPhone app and card combo, takes unlimited viewing to all US theaters
10.02.12

MoviePass launches iPhone app and card combo, takes unlimited viewing to all US theaters

While MoviePass was in early beta, it got more than a small amount of pushback from theaters that...

By J. Fingas,   10.02.12
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10.02.12
Visa lets iPhone-toting NatWest and RBS customers pay with NFC cases, join the future
10.02.12

Visa lets iPhone-toting NatWest and RBS customers pay with NFC cases, join the future

Two can play at the UK-banks-with-NFC-payments game. RBS (and by extension, NatWest) is partnering...

By J. Fingas,   10.02.12
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09.27.12
BBC News Channel conducts live video interview over smartphone, goes where satellites can't (update with video)
09.27.12

BBC News Channel conducts live video interview over smartphone, goes where satellites can't (update with video)

We usually associate smartphones in news reporting with citizen journalism, not full-time journali...

By J. Fingas,   09.27.12
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09.27.12
BlueStacks teams with AMD to optimize Android App Player for Fusion, Radeon chips (video)
09.27.12

BlueStacks teams with AMD to optimize Android App Player for Fusion, Radeon chips (video)

AMD has a disproportionately large $6.4 million investment in BlueStacks, and now we're seeing one...

By J. Fingas,   09.27.12
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09.21.12
iPhone 5 / iOS 6 app update roundup: new versions for a taller world
09.21.12

iPhone 5 / iOS 6 app update roundup: new versions for a taller world

Call it a hunch, but we suspect that at least a few of you picked up an iPhone 5 today, or at leas...

By J. Fingas,   09.21.12
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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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09.18.12
Twitter revamps its iPad app for expanded content, adds header photos and image streams
09.18.12

Twitter revamps its iPad app for expanded content, adds header photos and image streams

Twitter's iPad app is sometimes the neglected stepchild of its mobile app family: newer features u...

By J. Fingas,   09.18.12
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