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iPhone is still most popular with 18-30 year olds, but Android phones are on the rise

Among those planning to buy a smartphone between April and June, 54.6 percent are leaning towards Androids, while 41.5 percent are looking to pick up an iPhone. This is a sharp decline for Apple and rise for Android over last year, but…
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iTunes made over $4 billion this quarter, boasts 850,000 apps with 350,000 optimized for iPad

Spitting in the face of naysayers, Apple has announced its second quarter earnings for this year and the numbers are just as impressive as the first quarter. iTunes has grown as well, now boasting 850,000 apps, almost half of which cater to…
Computing

Twitter for Mac finally updated with photo-sharing, 14 languages, and Retina Display

Twitter's Mac app has finally been updated with Retina Display support, easier photo sharing features, and support for 14 new languages.
Mobile

Windows tablets grab 7.4 percent of the market share, Android up 177 percent

Microsoft has released its Q1 results in the tablet space, and they've managed to rise from zero to 7.4 of the market share in less than six months. Android tablets are also up 177 percent from Q1 2012.
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Apple wants to control your car door and starter with the iPhone

Here's yet another stop on the merry-go-round of Apple speculation, this time it is a few patent applications for automobiles. Looks like Apple wants to include a built-in remote unlocker, engine starter, and parking locator in a future…
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iTunes Store turns 10, launches timeline to remind us of iPods and cheezy songs of yore

On April 28, the iTunes Store turns ten years old and Apple has setup a microsite within the iTunes Store highlighting related milestones by year along with the top songs and albums of that year.
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Sprint posts lowest new subscriber numbers in 4 years, moves just 1.5 million iPhones

Sprint has posted their lowest new subscriber count since 2009. And while they've been posting quarterly net losses since 2007, they've shaved off some of those figures quite a bit since last year. They're currently entertaining offers of…
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Apple to hold WWDC 2013 on June 10, expect iOS 7 and OS X to feature heavily (Updated, keynote times confirmed)

Apple has finalized the dates for this year's Worldwide Developer Conference. It's to take place on June 10 and last for four days, and we're expecting news on iOS 7 and the future of Apple's OS X desktop software.
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Apple’s quiet time continues, as Tim Cook says “amazing” things will come in late 2013 and into 2014

Apple CEO Tim Cook has dropped a very heavy hint we won't be seeing any new product launches from the company this side of the summer, but it has got some exciting things planned for the fall and into 2014.
Mobile

iPhone 5S likely delayed, iPhone 6 coming in 2014, says analyst

Apple's iPhone 5S has been delayed till August or September. Meanwhile, analysts report that the iPhone 6 will be out next year, and feature a larger screen.
Mobile

HTC One now available unlocked for just under $600

The HTC One is now available without a contract, following a successful unlocking of its Developer's Edition. The new version is 32GB and significantly cheaper, but removes the unlocked bootloader.
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Shanghai Auto Show: Apple and Volkswagen team up to create the ‘iBeetle’

Volkswagen paints the Beetle a couple new colors and comes up with a new limited edition, the iBeetle. More impressively, however, the German automaker designs a new app turning the driver’s iPhone into an extended vehicle instrument…