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US Army testing iPhones, Androids for combat

The US Army has begun testing iPhones, iPads and Android-based devices for use in the battlefield. But can these gadgets take the pressure of combat?

Adobe CEO: Android tablets will beat iPads

While brushing aside the rift between Adobe and Apple, Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen says that Android tablets will soon overtake the iPad, just as Android smartphones now beat the iPhone.

Rolling Stone co-founder: publishers’ rush to iPad is ‘crazy’

The co-founder of Rolling Stone magazine, Jann Wenner, says he can't understand why publishers are so keen to jump on board with Apple's iPad and its in-app subscription plan.

Apple launches iWork for iPhone, iPod touch

Mere days ahead of Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (June 6), Cupertino has announced its iWork software suite for iPhone and iPod touch.

Apple confirms iCloud, iOS 5, OS X Lion unveils at WWDC

It's official: Apple will debut its iCloud service, as well as its next-generation iOS 5 and Mac OS X Lion software at its Worldwide Developers Conference on June 6.

Alaska Airlines becomes first major U.S. airline to receive in-cockpit iPad approval

Alaska Airlines receives approval from the Federal Aviation Administration to use the iPad as a replacement for in-cockpit flight manuals.

Samsung files motion to see iPad 3, iPhone 5 prototypes

Samsung files a motion with the courts asking for early access to Apple's designs and prototypes for upcoming versions of the iPad and iPhone.

Apple iOS 5: New notifications, widgets said to debut at WWDC

We likely won't see a new iPhone at Apple's 2011 Worldwide Developers Conference, but we may get iOS 5 with a totally revamped notification system and the introduction of OS X Dashboard-like widgets.

E-readers vs. tablets: Why they’re two different beasts

Rob Enderle gives his take on the never ending e-reader versus tablet discussion and wonders why Barnes & Noble mislead consumers.

NYC Apple Store sued over alleged racial profiling

Once again, Apple has been accused of racial discrimination because of retail store employees.

Opera Mini 6 released for Apple mobile devices

More than two months after Opera Mini 6 appeared on other platforms, the latest version of the popular browser has finally come to Apple's mobile devices.

Federal court demands Samsung give Apple access to upcoming products

Apple will be the first to get a look at the Samsung Galaxy S II, the Galaxy Tab 8.9, and Galaxy Tab 10.1 thanks to court demands.