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BlackBerry to broaden its cross-platform strategy - Reuters

March 1, 2015 - 12:52pm

Channel News Asia

BlackBerry to broaden its cross-platform strategy
Reuters
TORONTO, March 1 (Reuters) - BlackBerry announced on Sunday that it plans to expand its cross-platform strategy and deliver its often admired security, productivity and communication tools to any smartphone or tablet device running iOS, Android or ...
BlackBerry wants to bring its secret sauce to iPhone, AndroidCNET
BlackBerry, Samsung Expand PartnershipWall Street Journal
BlackBerry Plans More Software Products for Apple, Android UsersBloomberg
Re/code -CTV News
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Lenovo refreshes A8, A10 tablets, cuts price - ZDNet

March 1, 2015 - 11:08am

ZDNet

Lenovo refreshes A8, A10 tablets, cuts price
ZDNet
lenovo-a10.jpg Lenovo's A10 tablet. Lenovo on Sunday rolled out two new Android tablets that lower the cost curve with prices starting at $129 and $199. The tablets, aimed at consumers and unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, illustrate how ...
Lenovo rolls out new sub-$200 tablets, two with Dolby AtmosEngadget
Lenovo announces new Android and Windows tablets at MWC 2015BetaNews
MWC: Lenovo unveils Tab 2 A8 with Android 5.0, 4G and $129 price tagInquirer
CNET -SlashGear -Twice
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Get a look at Lenovo's Tab 2 A10-70, with Dolby sound (pictures) - CNET

March 1, 2015 - 11:00am

CNET

Get a look at Lenovo's Tab 2 A10-70, with Dolby sound (pictures)
CNET
We get to grips with the Lenovo Tab 2 A10-70, a 10.1-inch tablet with Android on board. Read Less. BARCELONA, Spain -- This colourful chap is the Tab 2 A10-70, a new tablet from Lenovo, on display here at Mobile World Congress 2015. Click through to ...

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Apple may already have a fix for one of the biggest complaints about the Apple ... - Business Insider

March 1, 2015 - 10:56am

Business Insider

Apple may already have a fix for one of the biggest complaints about the Apple ...
Business Insider
There's been some concern as to how long the Apple Watch's battery will last, but the company may have a way to fix that — or at least help it. The Apple Watch will reportedly come with a feature called Power Reserve, which hasn't been announced yet, ...

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Firefox OS coming to US, developed markets in 2016 - PCWorld

March 1, 2015 - 10:24am

VentureBeat

Firefox OS coming to US, developed markets in 2016
PCWorld
Firefox OS, the smartphone operating system from Mozilla targeted at low-cost smartphones in emerging markets, is coming to more developed markets. A new project with carriers in the U.S., Japan, South Korea and Spain will see high-spec phones ...
Mozilla plans new breed of Firefox OS Phones aimed at first-time smartphone ...VentureBeat
Mozilla is bringing Firefox OS to flip-phones and slidersEngadget
This smartphone costs just $6.66 a month with dataCNBC
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) -Virtual Press Office (press release)
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Move over, Oculus: HTC announces SteamVR-powered Vive VR headset - PCWorld

March 1, 2015 - 10:23am

PCWorld

Move over, Oculus: HTC announces SteamVR-powered Vive VR headset
PCWorld
The virtual reality market is getting crowded before it's even really off the ground. Mere months after Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 4-powered Gear VR headset, HTC just announced its own VR hardware, the HTC Vive. And much like Samsung ...
Phonemaker HTC teams with Valve on virtual realityUSA TODAY
Say hi to the new HTC: One M9 phone, fitness band, VR headsetCNET
HTC Enters Virtual-Reality Market in Bid to Diversify Product Line--Mobile WorldWall Street Journal
Bloomberg -The Verge -TechCrunch
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Hands On: Alcatel's Stylish, Affordable One Touch Idol 3 - PC Magazine

March 1, 2015 - 10:01am

Engadget

Hands On: Alcatel's Stylish, Affordable One Touch Idol 3
PC Magazine
BARCELONA—A sweet, unlocked LTE smartphone now runs under $200. Alcatel One Touch today introduced the Idol 3, an AT&T- and T-Mobile-compatible phone that will go for as little as $199 upfront. I got some time with it here at Mobile World Congress ...
Alcatel's Idol 3 lets you make calls while holding it upside downMashable
FotoNation Introduces LifeFocus Technology; Launches in ALCATEL ...MarketWatch
Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 hands-on: Fully-symmetrical, 'reversible' design in two ...Phone Arena
Engadget -The Verge -Android Headlines - Android News
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HTC's Grip is a GPS tracker for the fitness-obsessed - The Verge

March 1, 2015 - 9:45am

The Indian Express

HTC's Grip is a GPS tracker for the fitness-obsessed
The Verge
It tells the time, but it's not a watch. HTC's first foray into wearables was widely expected to be an Android Wear smartwatch, but the Taiwanese company has opted to focus exclusively on fitness with its newly announced Grip GPS tracker. It's a stiff, rugged ...
HTC And Under Armour Are Doing A Fitness WearableTechCrunch
HTC Unveils HTC Grip: Serious Performance For Serious AthletesMarketWatch
MWC 2015: HTC reveals the Grip; a wearable going beyond active to athleticZDNet
Engadget -Gigaom -Re/code
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​Huawei brings analog style to its first digital smartwatch - CNET

March 1, 2015 - 9:30am

CNET

​Huawei brings analog style to its first digital smartwatch
CNET
The Android Wear-powered Huawei Watch, due mid-2015, is designed to give smartwatches a more classical look. Also new: the TalkBand B2 and N1 Bluetooth fitness trackers and bigger brand ambitions for the Chinese company. by Stephen Shankland.
Huawei's TalkBand B2 is a fitness tracker you'd actually want to wear to the officeMashable
Huawei TalkBand B2 hands-on: Double-duty wearableSlashGear
MWC: Huawei Goes All In with New Wearable LineWireless Week
PhoneDog -Stuff Magazine -TrustedReviews
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Samsung and HTC to launch S5 and M9 at Mobile World Congress - Irish Independent

March 1, 2015 - 8:48am

Irish Independent

Samsung and HTC to launch S5 and M9 at Mobile World Congress
Irish Independent
Adrian Weckler Twitter · Email. Published 01/03/2015 | 13:39. 0 Comments; Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email. A girl jumps outside the 2014 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Photo: AFP PHOTO Open Gallery 1 A girl jumps outside the 2014 ...
HTC One M9 event live blogThe Verge
Live: HTC unveiling its next flagship phoneCANOE
Mobile communications industry gathers in Barcelona for MWC 2015The Guardian
CNET
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MediaTek's standard lets your devices share their hardware - Engadget

March 1, 2015 - 8:30am

PCWorld

MediaTek's standard lets your devices share their hardware
Engadget
There are plenty of standards for sharing your media collection between devices, but what if you want to borrow a device's camera or display? MediaTek thinks it has an answer. Its new CrossMount standard lets devices share their hardware and software ...
MTK Wrestles ARM A72 into TabletsEE Times
MediaTek Announce World's First ARM Cortex-A72 Tablet Processor MT8173Android Headlines - Android News
MediaTek Serves Up Octa-Core Smartphone ChipPC Magazine
Fudzilla (blog) -Virtual Press Office (press release) -Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Ikea to start making electrified furniture. What could possibly go wrong? - The Register

March 1, 2015 - 6:30am

Wall Street Journal

Ikea to start making electrified furniture. What could possibly go wrong?
The Register
MWC Ikea, having successfully branded Sweden as a country associated with family disputes and cupboards with wonky doors, has now taken on the challenge of improving how we all live through Qi wireless charging technology. From April 15th American ...
The Wireless Charging Future, Writ Small: Qi Capabilities Invading Your Ikea ...Tom's Hardware
IKEA announces furniture with integrated wireless charging for phonesBetaNews
IKEA Launching Qi-Enabled Wireless Charging Lamp CollectionAndroid Headlines - Android News
Telegraph.co.uk -CNBC -Ubergizmo (blog)
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Is LG's WebOS-based wearable software more than a whacky experiment? - CNET

March 1, 2015 - 6:21am

CNET

Is LG's WebOS-based wearable software more than a whacky experiment?
CNET
The LG Watch Urbane LTE represents a bold move by the company to stand out with a different wearable. But even LG isn't sure if this is a one-off product or a long-term strategy. by Roger Cheng · @RogerWCheng; March 1, 2015 4:00 AM PST. comments. 0.
Our first look at LG's new webOS and Android Wear smartwatchesThe Verge
LG Watch Urbane comes in two, vastly different flavorsMashable
LG Watch Urbane hands-onPhone Arena
Gizmodo -Digital Spy UK -Wired.co.uk
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Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs... - CIO

March 1, 2015 - 6:16am

Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs...
CIO
I've never seen a Windows PC boot faster than HP's versatile Spectre X360 hybrid, which has a start time of four seconds. HP's Spectre X360 is designed to be used mainly as a laptop, but can turn into a tablet flipping the screen backwards. During a hands ...

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Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably - CIO Australia

March 1, 2015 - 6:16am

CIO Australia

Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably
CIO Australia
I've never seen a Windows PC boot faster than HP's versatile Spectre X360 hybrid, which has a start time of four seconds. HP's Spectre X360 is designed to be used mainly as a laptop, but can turn into a tablet flipping the screen backwards. During a hands ...

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Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably - PCWorld

March 1, 2015 - 6:12am

Mashable

Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably
PCWorld
I've never seen a Windows PC boot faster than HP's versatile Spectre X360 hybrid, which has a start time of four seconds. HP's Spectre X360 is designed to be used mainly as a laptop, but can turn into a tablet flipping the screen backwards. During a hands ...
Hands On With the HP Spectre x360PC Magazine
HP Spectre x360 hands-on: When PC makers get OCDSlashGear
HP teamed up with Microsoft to build its latest flagship laptopEngadget
Mashable -Tom's Hardware -Digital Trends
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Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably - Reseller News

March 1, 2015 - 6:11am

Reseller News

Hands on: HP's Spectre X360 hybrid boots lightning fast, performs remarkably
Reseller News
I've never seen a Windows PC boot faster than HP's versatile Spectre X360 hybrid, which has a start time of four seconds. HP's Spectre X360 is designed to be used mainly as a laptop, but can turn into a tablet flipping the screen backwards. During a hands ...

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HP Takes Aim At Apple, Lenovo With Spectre x360 Multimode Ultrabook - Tom's Hardware

March 1, 2015 - 6:09am

Tom's Hardware

HP Takes Aim At Apple, Lenovo With Spectre x360 Multimode Ultrabook
Tom's Hardware
Make no mistake, HP's latest ultrabook, the HP Spectre x360, is a direct attempt to compete with Apple's MacBook Pro line, as well as Lenovo's attractive Yoga Pro series of multimode laptops. An HP representative basically said as much when he briefed us ...

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HTC One M9 revealed ahead of official launch - PCWorld

March 1, 2015 - 5:42am

CNET

HTC One M9 revealed ahead of official launch
PCWorld
HTC's new flagship Android smartphone, the One M9, has been revealed by a U.S. retailer hours before its expected launch at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Best Buy is listing a 32GB version of the handset for use on AT&T's 4G LTE network in the ...
MWC 2015: HTC One M9, Galaxy S6 design, specs round-upTechGadgetCentral
Best Buy Website Appears To Leak HTC One M9 Price At $649.99Android Headlines - Android News
HTC's One M9 sees major leaks, rumours before the MWC 2015IBNLive
Android Police -Phone Arena -Times of India
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Acer's new low-cost handset will be upgradeable to Windows 10 - PCWorld

March 1, 2015 - 3:20am

PhoneRadar

Acer's new low-cost handset will be upgradeable to Windows 10
PCWorld
Acer is getting a head-start on Windows 10, releasing a new smartphone that comes with Windows Phone 8.1 but which it promises will be upgradeable to the new OS when it arrives later this year. Called the Liquid M220, it's priced from €79 (US$89) and will ...
MWC: Acer Liquid M220 is a €79 'Windows 10-ready' smartphoneInquirer
Acer's Liquid Z220 and Z520 are a pair of low-cost AndroidsCNET
Acer wants to sell you a touchscreen fitness tracker for less than $90Engadget
Android Headlines - Android News -Phone Arena
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