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Campbell’s swoons over soup sales from Apple’s iAds

According to a Nielsen report, consumers are ready and willing to take a look at iAds - and buy afterwards.

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Galaxy Tab return rate is less than 2 percent, says Samsung

After some less-than-flattering numbers about the return rate of its Galaxy Tab, Samsung sets the record straight and insists returns are less than 2 percent.

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The Daily review: Hands on with the first iPad-only newspaper

Review: Will The Daily recapture the glory days of print, or reaffirm its collapse? We go hands on with the first iPad-only newspaper to find out.

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Verizon warns heavy data users of slower speeds ahead

As it prepares for the iPhone, Verizon Wireless warns data happy customers to get ready for slower speeds. Can acting early keep it from the same fate as AT&T?

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Google offers $20,000 for Chrome hack

Google is ready to put its money where its mouth is. The company is offering $20,000 to any hacker that can exploit Chrome at the Pwn2Own contest.

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Verizon asks employees not to buy the iPhone

Verizon's COO John Stratton has issued a memo to Verizon employees urging them to hold off on purchasing an iPhone 4 for the "time being" to put the focus on new customers hoping to join Verizon and to ensure the product has the best launch possible.

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Instagram raises $7M, reveals its iPhone app is only the beginning

Popular photo app Instagram is now $7M richer, and plans to take over the photo sharing market. Watch out, Hipstamatic.

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Verizon setting aside iPhones for existing customers

Verizon is setting aside iPhones for existing customers. Pre-orders will begin at 3 a.m. tomorrow morning.

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Google launches shopping app for iOS devices

Google Shopper lets users search for products either by scanning images or through a voice-controlled search function.

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AT&T expands tethering with Wi-Fi hotspot app, offers more data plans

Shortly after Verizon introduces the iPhone, AT&T will bring additions to its data plans and expanded tethering options as it gives 4G a go.

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Google introduces Honeycomb, Android Market updates, in-app purchases

Google's Wednesday press conference brought the official launch of the tablet-friendly Honeycomb, a version of the Android Market built for the Web, and in-app purchases for Android developers.

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Apple’s iOS tops 2 percent of all global Web traffic, Microsoft’s IE 8 makes gains

Apple's iOS achieves a milestone, and Microsoft sees some silver lining in its dwindling Internet Explorer Web browsing market share.

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Rockfish iCapsule turns an iPad into a notebook

The Rocketfish iCapsule case for the Apple iPad combines a hardshell carrying case with a Bluetooth keyboard...and the result looks a lot like a notebook.

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iPad 2 rumor: New screen leaked, not Retina

If the most recent iPad 2 rumor is true, the new screen will be slightly lighter and thinner, but not the hi-res Retina Display some have predicted.

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Verizon iPhone 4 pre-orders start Thursday, in stores Feb. 10

Pre-order sales of the long-awaited Verizon iPhone 4 start Thursday at an agonizingly early hour, and it can be in your hands by February 10.

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