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AT&T to launch HD voice this year - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 12:43pm

CNET

AT&T to launch HD voice this year
CNET
Company's head of mobility, Ralph de la Vega, makes the announcement at AT&T's developer conference. Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng January 6, 2014 10:31 AM PST Follow @RogerWCheng. AT&T's head of mobility, Ralph de la Vega, on stage at the ...

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AT&T to launch HD voice this year - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 12:43pm

CNET

AT&T to launch HD voice this year
CNET
Company's head of mobility, Ralph de la Vega, makes the announcement at AT&T's developer conference. Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng January 6, 2014 10:31 AM PST Follow @RogerWCheng. AT&T's head of mobility, Ralph de la Vega, on stage at the ...
AT&T announces ASUS Padfone X with LTE Advanced and HD VoiceMobile Burn
Asus Padfone X for AT&T: A phone that powers a tabletGigaOM
ASUS Padfone X Taking US by Storm on AT&T's NetworkAndroid Headlines - Android News
Android Police -IntoMobile -TechRadar UK
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CES 2014: Sharp has more big screens on the way - USA TODAY

January 6, 2014 - 12:16pm

CTV News

CES 2014: Sharp has more big screens on the way
USA TODAY
LAS VEGAS — While TV maker Sharp plans to continue to focus on bigger HDTVs and more Ultra HD displays, it does have a conceptual statement to make at CES here this week. It plans to show off an 85-inch 8K display that delivers 3D video without the ...
Sharp unveils TV positioned between HD and 4KWashington Post
Sharp's Aquos Quattron Plus TV plays 4K content without the 4KTechRadar UK
Sharp bridges gap between HD and Ultra HD TV setsActionNewsJax.com

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AT&T enabling businesses to sponsor mobile data for consumers - ZDNet

January 6, 2014 - 12:03pm

Mobile Burn

AT&T enabling businesses to sponsor mobile data for consumers
ZDNet
Summary: Borrowing a page from Amazon's playbook, AT&T is adding a new service in which customers can browse and stream specific digital content while corporate sponsors pick up the tab. Rachel King. By Rachel King for Between the Lines | January 6, ...
AT&T to Let Content Companies Subsidize Users' Data CostsWall Street Journal
AT&T Offers Toll-Free Video, Apps to Help Businesses Reach UsersBusinessweek
AT&T promises sponsored data services in coming monthsReuters
CNET -Mobile Burn -GigaOM
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LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs - Washington Post

January 6, 2014 - 11:06am

Washington Post

LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs
Washington Post
SEOUL, South Korea — LG will bring the software that once powered Palm's smartphones to the majority of its Internet-connected TVs this year, the company said Monday. The South Korean firm unveiled webOS-based smart TVs at a trade fair in Las Vegas, ...
WebOS lives on to make LG's smart TVs smarterCNET
Rebooting webOS: how LG rethought the smart TVThe Verge
CES 2014: LG shows off first smart TVs running webOSBBC News
Tom's Guide
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LG Announces G Flex Coming to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile in 2014 - AnandTech

January 6, 2014 - 11:03am

AnandTech

LG Announces G Flex Coming to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile in 2014
AnandTech
We've been using and working on our review of the SK Telecom version of the LG G Flex, and have heard rumors about the device coming stateside and to other markets, with LG themselves even alluding to it at the G Flex event last year in the US. Today, LG ...

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LG Lifeband Touch - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 10:38am

Evolver.fm

LG Lifeband Touch
CNET
Sleek, black, wraparound, OLED display. Sounds like a lot of other wearable devices at CES 2014, but LG's first entry into wearable tech — the Lifeband Touch — seems okay with the familiar. Instead of going into the Samsung-style deep end of ...
CES: LG outs Lifeband Touch fitness tracker and reveals WebOS TV plansInquirer
LG launches Lifeband fitness gadget and heartbeat-detecting earphonesVentureBeat
LG's Own FuelBand-Inspired Lifeband Touch Makes An Appearance OnlineAppAdvice
USA TODAY -Evolver.fm -TechnoBuffalo
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These 14 Companies, Plus Valve, Are Making Steam Machines - TIME

January 6, 2014 - 9:31am

These 14 Companies, Plus Valve, Are Making Steam Machines
TIME
2014 is the year of…who knows, but things could get interesting in a hurry when the first Valve Steam Machines roll out: Engadget claims the following list comprises the initial batch of companies, Valve aside, who'll offer systems based on Valve's reference ...

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Valve's Steam Machine gaming PC partners tipped ahead of CES reveal - PCWorld (blog)

January 6, 2014 - 8:35am

NDTV

Valve's Steam Machine gaming PC partners tipped ahead of CES reveal
PCWorld (blog)
The 2014 Consumer Electronics Show should be Valve's big coming out party for the SteamOS gaming platform and third-party Steam Machines, which aim to drag PC gaming into the living room. The company's CES keynote is scheduled for Monday ...
Valve's first 12 Steam Machines partners revealed: Alienware, Gigabyte and morePocket-lint.com

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Canon Reveals PowerShot N100, Elph 340 HS at CES - PC Magazine

January 6, 2014 - 8:04am

imaging resource

Canon Reveals PowerShot N100, Elph 340 HS at CES
PC Magazine
LAS VEGAS—New camera announcements at this year's CES are coming in steadily, but the sheer volume is way down when compared to previous shows. Canon continues that trend, bringing just three new PowerShot compacts and a handful of camcorder ...
Canon adds more ways to shoot and share with PowerShot N100CNET
Canon Offers a Dual Capture Powershot CameraMashable
New Sleek, Compact PowerShot Digital Cameras Offer Super-Zoom Lenses ...Wall Street Journal
imaging resource -TechRadar UK -Engadget
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Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 7:43am

Android Community

Alcatel One Touch Idol X+
CNET
LAS VEGAS-- On Monday, lesser-known smartphone maker Alcatel used CES to officially introduce the Alcatel One Touch Idol X+, its very first eight-core smartphone, and one of the world's first in this category as well. If the name sounds tongue-twinstingly ...
Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ arrives with eight cores of powerTechRadar UK
Alcatel re-announces One Touch Idol X+, unveils low-cost Pop 7 and Pop 8 ...IntoMobile
Alcatel launches POP 7 and POP 8 Android tablets at CESThe Droid Guy
Engadget -Digital Spy -Unwired View
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T-Mobile to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon - Washington Post

January 6, 2014 - 7:30am

Philly.com

T-Mobile to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon
Washington Post
BELLEVUE, Wash. — T-Mobile has reached deals to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon Wireless for $2.37 billion in cash. T-Mobile is also transferring other kinds of spectrum licenses to Verizon Wireless that the companies value at about $950 million.
T-Mobile buys Verizon Wireless spectrum to bolster networkZDNet
UPDATE 1-T-Mobile to buy spectrum licenses from Verizon WirelessReuters
T-Mobile to Buy Spectrum from Verizon WirelessWall Street Journal
Bloomberg -TmoNews -RTT News
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Dolby unveils technology to improve TV brightness - Washington Post

January 6, 2014 - 7:09am

The Verge

Dolby unveils technology to improve TV brightness
Washington Post
LAS VEGAS — Dolby, long known for pristine sound, is now trying to improve what you see. On Monday, at the International CES gadget show, the company unveiled Dolby Vision, a technology that increases the brightness and contrast of TV sets. Prototype ...
Dolby Vision: the future of TV is really, really brightThe Verge
Dolby Vision imaging finally comes home this fall with Netflix and Xbox Video as ...Engadget
New Dolby Vision Technology Helps Content Creators and TV Manufacturers ...National Post
Variety -Gizmodo India
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Garmin(R) Introduces vívokí(TM) and Navigates Into Corporate Wellness Programs - Wall Street Journal

January 6, 2014 - 7:06am

The Verge

Garmin(R) Introduces vívokí(TM) and Navigates Into Corporate Wellness Programs
Wall Street Journal
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced vívokí (veevo-key) -- a small, lightweight and water resistant (10m) all-day activity monitor designed to improve employee wellness ...
Garmin's vívofit fitness band features a curved display and one year of battery lifeGigaOM
Garmin jumps into the fitness tracking market with the VivofitThe Verge
Garmin takes on Fitbit with Vivofit, a fitness band that nags your weight awayEngadget
SlashGear -Gizmodo -Geeky gadgets
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Vizio: We've made the best TV in the world - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 7:01am

Vizio: We've made the best TV in the world
CNET
TV makers routinely boast about picture quality, but when a claim like "Best TV in the World" comes from a company like Vizio—best known for its bargain boob tubes—it seems especially far-fetched. The television in question is the Vizio Reference Series, ...
CES 2014: Vizio announces 120-inch Ultra HD TVLos Angeles Times
Vizio R-Series 120-inchTom's Guide
Vizio announces its first consumer 4K TVs, kills all 3D...The Verge
Engadget -Wall Street Journal (blog) -IT News Online
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Making wearable devices gets easier with Freescale's Warp development kit - PCWorld

January 6, 2014 - 6:28am

CIO Magazine

Making wearable devices gets easier with Freescale's Warp development kit
PCWorld
Freescale Semiconductor wants users to develop and test their own wearable devices with a mini-computer. With the Warp development kit, users can make smart glasses, smart watches, pedometers, health monitors and other wearable devices, the ...
Freescale introduces WaRP wearable computing reference platformLiliputing
Freescale-Enabled Wearables Reference Platform (WaRP) Supports Multiple ...Business Wire (press release)

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Apple's iPad remained the Undisputed Tablet Champ in 2013 - Patently Apple

January 6, 2014 - 6:25am

Android Community

Apple's iPad remained the Undisputed Tablet Champ in 2013
Patently Apple
According to a new DigiTimes Research report, Apple ended 2013 as the undisputed champion of the tablet market worldwide. Apple shipped 70.1 million iPads taking 50% market share. Samsung came in a distant second with shipments of 33.9 million units.
Leak Shows Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Lite Packs 720p Display And Android 4.3Headlines & Global News
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro and Galaxy Tab Pro tablets appear early on CES ...The Verge
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro, Tab Pro reveal at CESPhones Review
IBTimes India
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10 Reasons Why Google Glass Is Doomed - Reuters

January 6, 2014 - 6:04am

Dallas Morning News

10 Reasons Why Google Glass Is Doomed
Reuters
Google Glass is doomed. Why do I say that? There are a number of reasons but more on that in a bit. First, let me explain what have I learned in my eight months of wearing Glass: -- Nearly everyone wants to try it. Google is brilliant. They got us to pay $1,500 ...
Google Glass ignites new mobile app games for wearable tech (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Watch out for wearable computing hype at CESMarketWatch
Wearable gadgets search for mainstream appeal and stylefox13now.com
Press of Atlantic City -Bangor Daily News
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Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars - CNET

January 6, 2014 - 3:43am

AppAdvice

Google joins with GM, Honda, Audi for Android-powered cars
CNET
An expected auto alliance backing Google's OS is unexpectedly broad with the arrival of the world's largest carmaker. The first Android vehicles will arrive this year. Stephen Shankland. by Stephen Shankland January 6, 2014 1:39 AM PST Follow @stshank.
Google Announces Open Automotive Alliance To Drive Android Into Connected ...TechCrunch
Google Teams With GM, Honda, and Audi to Bring Android to CarsBusinessweek
Google unveils Open Automotive Alliance, featuring GM, Audi, Nvidia and othersGigaOM
AppAdvice -Android Headlines - Android News -The Verge
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What's cool @CES2014: Robots, headbands & bulbs - USA TODAY

January 6, 2014 - 2:42am

Gizmodo UK

What's cool @CES2014: Robots, headbands & bulbs
USA TODAY
LAS VEGAS — We roamed the previews at #CES2014 Sunday night to get a glimpse at some cool new tech products. Here are some of the new gizmos that got our interest: — A robot vacuum cleaner is wonderful, but how about one that doubles as a wet ...
Moneual Rydis H68 ProCNET
Moneual's combo vacuum/mop 'bot does a number on marker and wine messesEngadget
Moneual's Hybrid Mopping Robot Vacuum Remembers Every Spot It's MissedGizmodo Australia

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