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Apple co-founder: ‘I prefer Android for GPS’

Android vs iOS: which do you prefer? Do you swear by your Samsung Galaxy, or cherish your iPhone 4S? The man who founded Apple with Steve Jobs has chimed in on the mobile OS …

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Android Marketplace to Get Design Overhaul

Users of Android devices sometimes feel that Android apps lack uniformity and style. If you’ve switched from an iPhone 4 or iPad 2, the difference in the visual style of the apps could be …

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Heard of SOPA and PIPA? If Not, You Will Tomorrow as some of the Internet’s largest Sites Close in Protest

You may find that a fair few of your favourite internet sites are offline from 5am UK time tomorrow. Some of the biggest and most popular sites on the internet, including Boing Boing, Reddit …

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BlackBerry PlayBook set for new OS in February

Did you snap up a cut-price BlackBerry PlayBook in the January sales? Prices on BlackBerry’s first tablet have recently dropped like a stone, but some users were still disappointed with the software that the …

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iPhone 4S uses three times more data than 3GS

If you have an iPhone 4S, you may have noticed that your phone is munching through your data allowance at speed. It’s not just your imagination. Experts have studied the data use of the …

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Nintendo to upgrade app store for Wii U

With the excitement starting to build around the new Wii console, there are plenty of rumours about Nintendo’s next move. The latest is the supposed plan to upgrade the Wii app store. The current …

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Tech prices tumble as companies switch to the cloud

Have you picked up some tech bargains in the January sales this year? Here’s the good news: 2012 is set to bring a new wave of price wars to the gadget industry. Over time, …

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Ebooks face threat from piracy

This Christmas, Amazon’s latest version of the Kindle appears to have sold well in the US. In fact, Amazon have reported that they were selling a million Kindle Fires a week throughout December, and …

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Study says men won’t ask for help with new gadgets

Did you receive a new smartphone or tablet PC for Christmas? Be honest: did you read the instructions before you switched on your new toys, or did you chuck all the paperwork straight in …

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