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Next iPad Mini to get hi-res display, larger iPad to be lighter, report says

For many, the biggest surprise about the iPad Mini when it launched in November was that it didn't have a Retina display. According to a new report, however, an improved display is being lined up for the next version of the device.

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Google Maps iOS vs. Apple Maps: An In-depth comparison

Google Maps is finally back and available for download on iOS. Since the switch to iOS 6, Apple's first-party created Maps app has been the default for navigation on Apple's mobile devices. With Google Maps now available again, will it be able to reclaim its…

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Rumor: Galaxy Note 3 in the works, bigger screen expected

The first Galaxy Note had a 5.3-inch display. The second iteration of Samsung's smartphone/tablet had a 5.5-inch display. The screen size of the rumored Galaxy Note 3 is expected to exceed 6 inches. Is that too big to hold up to your face in public?

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Apple reintroduces app gifting to iOS, includes new ‘delivery date’ option

When iOS 6 launched in September, the ability to gift apps from Apple's mobile devices disappeared. Well, it's back – and now you can choose the exact date of delivery.

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More than half of U.S. shoppers would buy an iPhone 5, but most Americans own Android phones

A survey from Piper Jaffray has indicated that the iPhone 5 will be most popular among smartphone shoppers. However, more Americans own Android handsets.

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Watch out! New study outlines the dangers of texting while walking

A new study has indicated that texting while walking can be dangerous while walking and crossing the street.

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean coming to Verizon Galaxy S3 owners tomorrow

Verizon has announced that it will begin rolling out its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to Galaxy S3 owners on Friday.

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Google Now could monitor your health or park your car

From locating your self-driving car, to getting instant price comparisons on nearby products, one designer has big ideas for the future of Google Now's Card technology

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Facebook Android app drops HTML5 and rolls out rebuilt native app

Facebook's Android app has followed in the footsteps of its iOS app by launching Android 2.0, which dropped HTML5 in favor of a speedier native build.

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Google Maps for iPhone hands on: Finally, a working maps app!

Google has blessed us with a new version of Google Maps for the iPhone, ending months of lost iPhone users. We give the new app a drive.

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SoundTracking supports Twitter Cards so you can listen to music clips inside a tweet

Announcing support for Twitter Cards, SoundTracking enables Twitter users to view photos and play music in expanded tweets

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Hands on with Flickr for iOS, Instagram for photographers with self-respect

For the first time in a year, Yahoo has updated the Flickr app for iOS, just as CEO Marissa Mayer promised she would. And you know what? It's good – as in better-than-Instagram good. Really. See why in this hands on with Flickr for iOS.

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Amazon Instant Video iOS app update brings iPhone and iPod support

Amazon has updated its Instant Video app for iOS, adding iPhone and iPod Touch support to the existing iPad-only application. This will be of particular interest to Amazon Prime members, who can enjoy their free streaming videos on the small screen too.

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Dell says goodbye to both smartphones and Android, stops international sales

Dell has withdrawn from the international smartphone market, saying it requires too much investment before becoming successful, however it will continue building Windows 8 tablets and laptops.

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Google opens its magazine store in Google Play UK

Google has opened the doors to its magazine section of Google Play to UK customers today, where more than 100 titles are available to purchase individually or by using an annual subscription.

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