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British Airways: Your iPhone IS Your Boarding Pass

There’s a grocery store queue, a cafe queue, and then there’s…well, the airport hassle. And for business executives, to whom waiting lounges and boarding lines have become a usual occurrence, it would be deliverance of almost Israelite proportions to have … Continue reading

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Mobile Ad Spend Balloons During First Half of 2012

Seems like busy fingers sliding across smartphone and tablet screens are making an impact far beyond the devices they tap on; somewhere it really counts, the advertising world. During the first half of this year, internet advertising revenues climbed to … Continue reading

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Starbucks Coffee: Pay Mochas and Lattes Out of Your Smartphone

Caffè Vanilla Frappuccino, Espresso Con Pana and… Smartphone. Seems like an odd mix, doesn’t it? But thanks to a new mobile payment system implemented by global coffee powerhouse Starbucks, you can now order all the indulging delicacies you want, sit … Continue reading

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RIM Finally Beats Analyst Forecasts

It might have still been a loss, but a “better than expected” loss, something definitely on the road to recovery. For the first time since the management shake-ups, the share drop-downs, the product portfolio revamps, the Blackberry maker finally has … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone 5: Most “Desirable” Smartphone of 2012

Gleaming and glittering its way onstage in San Francisco, on Wednesday, was probably the most anticipated and hyped iPhone to date. As the features, software services and pricing plans rolled out, the spectators couldn’t help but play host to the … Continue reading

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Market Disruption: The Apple & Samsung Saga In a Nutshell

What if you woke up one morning, and heard that Coca Cola could no longer be sold on a significant continental chunk of this planet? The first thing to come to mind would be Pepsi’s domination in that region. Likewise, … Continue reading

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Sony Mobile Hits Japanese Shores, Cuts 1000 Swedish Jobs

The expected, becomes, the occurred. At first when the two giants merged, it was only a waiting period to see where the strategy lay. Now that it’s clear, Sony Mobile is laying off 1,000 employees and will also move its … Continue reading

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Latest Contender for Android Tablet Crown: Acer Iconia

At about the same time last year, couple of hotshot names such as Amazon chose to release its Kindlefire tablet to decent acclaim and has seen its share shoot up to 22% since last winter. Acer plays onto similar tactics … Continue reading

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The $8 Million Dollar iPhone: Bling Bling…Anyone?!

So, it’s one thing hearing a celebrity buying an exorbitant $6 million mansion nestled cozily atop the Beverly Hills in sunny California. But how often would you hear of the “fashionista” genre brandishing headlines about an iPhone 4 that surpasses … Continue reading

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HTC One X: A Shot at Revival?

It’s no secret that days when the HTC Wildfire was an item-for-sure on everyone’s wish list are over. However, it’s no secret either that HTC is well-known to make comebacks, and it sure did with the gorgeous new HTC One … Continue reading

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