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Over one million people sign up for OnePlus 2 invite list
News - July 31, 2015
A lot of people sure want the OnePlus 2. Over one million people have signed up on the pre-invite waiting list for the new OnePlus 2 phone, even though recent leaks have suggested some key features are missing from the OnePlus 2....read more

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New Apple TV coming in September?
News - July 31, 2015 - Category: iPhone
Is an updated Apple TV arriving in September? According to the rumors a new Apple TV with Siri and an App Store is headed our way in a few weeks. According to BuzzFeed News, Apple will announce the new Apple TV at the September ...read more

Windows 10 installed 14 million times in the first 24 hours
News - July 31, 2015 - Category: Pocket PC
According to Microsoft, the company did quite well in the first 24 hours after the Windows 10 launch. The company says 14 million people downloaded and installed Windows 10 the first day. Unfortunately, the Windows 10 upgrade is...read more

Major Android security flaw discovered
News - July 27, 2015 - Category: Android
A major flaw in Android has been discovered by researcher Joshua Drake. The flaw affects nearly all Android users and is quite serious. An attacker can take over the OS using a simple MMS. All the attacker needs to know is the t...read more

Pakistan bans BlackBerry for privacy reasons
News - July 27, 2015 - Category: RIM
The government of Pakistan has issued an order banning BlackBerry Enterprise Server in the country. All operators have been instructed to shut the service down by November 30, 2015. Pakistan is the latest government in recent ye...read more

BlackBerry wins Department of Defense approval for devices
News - July 23, 2015 - Category: RIM
BlackBerry shared some good news today. The company has won approval by the U.S. Department of Defense for the "use of derived Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) credentials on BlackBerry® OS and BlackBerry® 10 smartphones." The co...read more

Apple Music can't even please a die hard fan
News - July 22, 2015 - Category: iPhone
Apple launched its new music service, Apple Music, this month and it looks like not everyone is happy with it. If you look at Apple fan sites (we all know who they are), they are raving about Apple Music. One Apple Blogger howev...read more

Microsoft sees 10% increase in Lumia sales over same quarter last year
News - July 21, 2015 - Category: Pocket PC
Microsoft has been taking it on the chin in the mobile department for awhile now. Although the Surface tablet has been received fairly well, Windows Phone sales have been low. The company released some good news today in a report...read more

Another round of job cuts hits BlackBerry
News - July 20, 2015 - Category: RIM
BlackBerry has cut more jobs in its continuing effort to turn the company around. As BlackBerry pivots to gain more revenue from software, its cutting even more jobs. The company released a statement today basically saying this ...read more

BlackBerry Passport Bendgate?
News - July 20, 2015 - Category: RIM
Could the BlackBerry Passport have a bandage issue of its own? According to Softpedia, the new flagship BlackBerry has an issue that causes the screen to come apart from the phone. It has happened on several of their on Passport...read more

BlackBerry buys Android related domain names
News - July 14, 2015 - Category: RIM
BlackBerry is definitely getting its Android bona fides on. The company has registered two Android related domain names, AndroidSecured.com, and AndroidSecured.net. The domains currently forward to blackberry.com, and the page i...read more

Apple Pay goes live in the UK
News - July 14, 2015 - Category: iPhone
Apple Pay is live in the UK, finally. Apple fans in the US have been enjoying Apple Pay for awhile now, but the UK fans have had to be more patient. Apple has already announced partnerships with retailers like Lidl, M&S, the Pos...read more

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