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The GSMA announces the nominees for its 2012 Global Mobile Awards

The GSMA has revealed the line-up for its 17th Annual Global Mobile Awards, featuring 30 categories and more than 150 nominees. The winners will be revealed during Mobile World Congress at the end of February.

Foxconn chairman equates iPhone-creating workforce to animals

While Americans continue to purchase new iPhones and iPads in droves, Apple continues to face questions about working conditions in China due to comments from senior management of the Foxconn facility.

Major Canadian retailers unwittingly sell iPad 2 boxes filled with modeling clay

Best Buy, London Drugs, Future Shop and Walmart unwittingly sell iPad 2 boxes filled with modeling clay to trusting Canadian consumers.

No, Apple is not trying to ‘destroy’ the textbook industry — it’s trying to sell more iPads

Rumors that Apple is planning to "destroy" the textbook publishing industry with a "GarageBand for e-books" app appear unfounded — at least, the "destroy" part does.
Social Media

New Facebook phishing attack designed to steal credit card information

While Facebook's 850 million users continue to be attacked with different Facebook scams, a new scheme from scam artists uses Facebook Chat to trick users into clicking a phishing link.

NPD: Nearly three fourths of small businesses are eyeing tablets for 2012

With tablets quickly becoming more popular for use within the corporate world, more small businesses are looking to invest in tablet technology in the upcoming year.

How to get the most out of your new iPad

Are you a proud new iPad owner who needs a little direction? You've come to the right place. Check out our starter guide that will put you on the fast track to learning and loving your new tablet.
Android Army

Digital Trends Best of 2011 Awards: Tablets and E-Readers

We highlight some of our favorite tablets and e-readers of 2011 including the Transformer, iPad 2, and Kindles.

Apple applies for patent concerning face recognition on iOS devices

With millions of people activating new iPhones over the holiday weekend, Apple may be working on a way for those new customers to unlock their new smartphone with a simple face scan.
Social Media

Comedian lampoons bratty Twitter users over ridiculous Christmas gift complaints

While millions of Americans opened up gifts to find amazing electronics like tablets or smartphones, a handful of brats took to Twitter over the holiday weekend to complain about their "plight" over unwanted Christmas gifts.

No 7-inch Apple iPad for 2012 says analyst

Despite growing speculation that Apple will launch an iPad with a 7-inch screen, an analyst has said such a device won't appear in 2012, and instead the iPad 2 will see a price drop when the iPad 3 is released.

iPad dust may have caused China factory blast, tablet supplies could be affected

It's believed that Saturday's explosion at a Shanghai factory owned by Apple supplier Pegatron may have been caused by a build-up of combustible aluminum dust. An explosion at a Foxconn factory back in May that killed three people was also…