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Ballmer: Apple a 'low-volume player except for tablets'

Ballmer: Apple a 'low-volume player except for tablets'

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In a post-Windows 8 launch interview, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has referred to Apple as a "low-volume player, except in tablets."

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Nov 1st 2012 at 10:05AM
Google announces Android event for October 29th; live stream on YouTube

Google announces Android event for October 29th; live stream on YouTube

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The search engine giant has sent out press invites to a mystery Android event in New York.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 18th 2012 at 11:24AM
Best Buy to enter tablet market in November

Best Buy to enter tablet market in November

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Unable to resist the growing tablet market, US retailer Best Buy is entering the fray with new device the Insignia Flex.

Helen French
by Helen French
on Oct 17th 2012 at 12:30PM

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FBI issues warning about malware targeting Android users

FBI issues warning about malware targeting Android users

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The FBI’s Crime Complaint Center (IC3) is warning Android phone users of malware that targets Google’s mobile operating system.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 16th 2012 at 2:06PM
Interview: Evi, the UK's answer to Siri?

Interview: Evi, the UK's answer to Siri?

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PCR sits down with Evi’s CEO William Tunstall-Pedoe to talk about AI and the UK tech scene.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Oct 11th 2012 at 1:53PM
Google's Schmidt: Apple vs. Android is the defining fight in computer tech

Google's Schmidt: Apple vs. Android is the defining fight in computer tech

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In a recent interview, Eric Schmidt discussed Google’s relationship with Apple.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 11th 2012 at 10:53AM
HTC Q3 profits down 79 per cent

HTC Q3 profits down 79 per cent

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The smartphone maker has posted its third quarter profit of just $133 million (£83m), down from $625 million in 2011.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 9th 2012 at 1:47PM

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Child's play: A look at the tech kids really use

Child's play: A look at the tech kids really use

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Following on from PCR's analysis of the children's tablet market, we spoke to several parents with young children to find out what gadgets were being used in their day-to-day ...

Helen French
by Helen French
on Oct 8th 2012 at 2:33PM
ANALYSIS: Inside the children's tablet market

ANALYSIS: Inside the children's tablet market

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Today’s children are growing up with tablets, smartphones and laptops all around them, many learning to type before they can write. If they’re not your target market now, they will ...

Helen French
by Helen French
on Oct 8th 2012 at 2:28PM
Angry Birds: Star Wars game coming November 8th

Angry Birds: Star Wars game coming November 8th

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Rovio has launched a teaser video for its new Angry Birds: Star Wars game, calling it their ‘biggest and best game to date’.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 8th 2012 at 2:28PM
Kobo releases Glo and Mini e-readers in UK

Kobo releases Glo and Mini e-readers in UK

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Released just before Amazon’s new Kindle lineup, Kobo’s e-readers are available now from WHSmiths.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 8th 2012 at 1:15PM

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Top 5 mobile and tablet apps of the week

Top 5 mobile and tablet apps of the week

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This week, Rovio’s Bad Piggies is storming the paid iPhone and iPad charts, whilst SwiftKey 3 Keyboard continues its reign at the top of Google Play.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 28th 2012 at 2:12PM
Angry Birds spin-off Bad Piggies hits iOS and Android today

Angry Birds spin-off Bad Piggies hits iOS and Android today

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Rovio’s much-anticipated Angry Birds spin-off is available from today at Apple’s App Store and Google Play.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 27th 2012 at 12:37PM
Google Play celebrates 25 billion downloads with massive app sale

Google Play celebrates 25 billion downloads with massive app sale

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Google Play crosses the 25 billion download mark just six months after Apple’s App Store.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 26th 2012 at 3:24PM
Angry Birds spin-off Bad Piggies PC version confirmed

Angry Birds spin-off Bad Piggies PC version confirmed

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The PC version of Rovio’s Bad Piggies will cost £10.20 and will hit shelves next month.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 24th 2012 at 11:19AM

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Top 5 mobile and tablet apps of the week

Top 5 mobile and tablet apps of the week

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This week, Apple’s own Podcast app is topping the free iPhone and iPad charts.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 21st 2012 at 12:38PM
Motorola unveils Razr i with 4.3-inch screen and 2GHz Intel processor

Motorola unveils Razr i with 4.3-inch screen and 2GHz Intel processor

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Today, at a joint event with Intel, Motorola announced the world’s first smartphone with an Intel processor and 4.3-inch Super AMOLED ‘edge-to-edge’ display screen.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 18th 2012 at 5:42PM
This week's top 5 mobile and tablet apps

This week's top 5 mobile and tablet apps

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This week, WhatsApp retains its position at the top of the iPhone charts, while NOVA has lost its lead in the Android charts to the SwiftKey keyboard replacer.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Sep 14th 2012 at 2:00PM
New Atom chip will not support Linux

New Atom chip will not support Linux

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Intel has stated that it will not provide support for Linux operating systems on its forthcoming Clover Trail processors – including Android.

Matt Grainger
by Matt Grainger
on Sep 14th 2012 at 12:42PM