Sex on the first date – may be an Android user!

An online survey by a match making website shows that while comparing iOS, Android and BlackBerry phone users, Android mobile phone users were found to have a higher chance of sex on the first date.  An internet surveys on 1,068 Canadian singles conducted from October 13 to 15 of 2011 was analyzed to come to…

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$300 discount on Blackberry Playbook

The $500 Blackberry Playbook is selling for $199 in stores across Canada. The 7" tablet from the maker of Blackberry phones hadn’t been able to gain the required traction in sales to make a difference. After the unexpected sales HP’s Touchpad tablet in $99 a few months earlier, the current $199 price can also be…

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Blackberry being eaten by Apple and Android ? Research in Motion cutting 2000 jobs

Research in Motion has said today that it is planning to cut 2000 jobs. As a part of cost optimization program, the maker of Blackberry mobile phones has been struggling to keep it’s leading position in smartphone category. But, the success of Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android OS smartphones has pushed the Blackberry from the…

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Steve Jobs says No to a 7″ iPad

In the Apple’s Quarterly earnings call on Monday night (Oct. 18, 2010), Apple CEO, Steve Jobs, made a surprise appearance to tell that Google’s Android isn’t really an open platform. He also told that he thinks 7″ screen tablet is too small for a better computing experience. This is the answer to the latest rumor…

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Microsoft Funeral Ceremony for Windows Phone Rivals

Microsoft tried to show it’s confidence on its upcoming Windows Phone 7 operating system by hosting a mock funeral ceremony of it’s rival phones including Apple’s iPhone and RIM’s Blackberry. In the ceremony, hearses for the iPhone and the BlackBerry were carried along with Microsoft employees dressed up in Windows Phone 7 garb. The Microsoft…

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Blackberry Torch cheap to manufacture than iPhone 4

The BlackBerry Torch, is found to be cheaper for Research In Motion than iPhone 4 costs to Apple Inc. For the consumers however, Torch costs the same $199.99 as that of iPhone with a two years contract. Blackberry Torch is RIM’s first smart phone with a touchscreen and slide-out keyboard. The device comes with BlackBerry…

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US Government offers free apps for your mobile phones

The US government has relaunched its website, USA.gov, and added a mobile app store for the general public. The app store features various applications for the mobile phones. As of now, there are only 18 apps in total to start with, the government however promises that more will be available soon. All the application are…

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BlackBerry to launch BlackPad ?

Looks like, more ‘Pads’ are coming in the tablet market. It does make sense, with the success of iPad, computer and smartphone manufacturers might be looking to explore the ultra-portable computing market. Canadian corporate handset maker Research In Motion (RIM), better known for their BlackBerry range of handsets is also contemplating bringing out such a…

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