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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.

NORAD ditches Google, makes the switch to Bing Maps for tracking Santa this year

Looks like Google's only getting a lump of coal this year from NORAD. The military organization is ditching Google Maps and going with Bing for its NORAD Tracks Santa site.

BMW and Boeing partner up on carbon fiber research and recycling

Carbon fiber is an extremely useful material for those who make vehicles of all types, and now Boeing and BMW will work together in making it cheaper and more environmentally friendly.

Sorry bookworms, Amazon is more expensive than competition when it comes to paperbacks

If you think that Amazon is the cheapest place to buy books online, think again: A new study of the bookseller's U.K. arm found that books purchased through the online giant could cost as much as 15 percent over the same book bought…

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…

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Dell has withdrawn from the international smartphone market, saying it requires too much investment before becoming successful, however it will continue building Windows 8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

North Korea successfully launches rocket with enough range to reach Los Angeles

North Korea's successful rocket launch on Wednesday is, depending on who you believe, either a peaceful scientific launch of a much-needed weather satellite or a sign that the country has ignored UN resolutions and may be developing missile…

Panasonic may shed Sanyo digicam biz, says Reuters

According to an unnamed source, Reuters reports that Panasonic may sell its Sanyo digital camera business to a Japanese private equity firm by March 2013.
Social Media

What your new Facebook Privacy Settings will look like

Will Facebook's new policies make it simpler to keep your info private, or just more confusing? Here is a look at what you can expect the social network to roll out to your account in the very near future.

Exploring Grand Theft Auto: Vice City’s lasting impact on society with Rockstar’s Leslie Benzies

We chat with Rockstar North head and Grand Theft Auto series producer Leslie Benzies about the past and the future of the Grand Theft Auto series, as GTA: Vice City celebrates its 10th anniversary.

Visteon shows off the future of automotive electronics with its e-Bee concept

There is a lot more to a car than the engine and wheels, and Visteon aims to show how little details, and a whole lot of tech, can make a car even better.
Android Army

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.