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49 min ago | West Australian
UK mobile phone retailer Phones 4u said it is seeking the appointment of administrators from PricewaterhouseCoopers after its key partner EE notified the company that it would not be renewing its network agreement. The contract, which ends in September next year with the UK's biggest mobile operator EE - which comprises T-Mobile and Orange, was crucial to the business for Phones 4u after it lost a similar contract with Vodafone Group Plc earlier this month.
2 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
27, after the Shabbat following the festival has concluded. than at the park over those three days, according to the chairman of the Association of Synagogues in Israel, Eliezer Sheffer.
7 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com
Annual seizures of mobile phones from federal prisoners have more than doubled in recent years as correctional officials try to prevent their clandestine use in drug trafficking and organized crime. Officials confiscated 137 phones from inmates across the country through the first 10 months of the fiscal year, according to the latest numbers from the Correctional Service of Canada.
10 hrs ago | Forbes.com
The original computer cost over $1 million, flat-screen televisions were once priced in the $20,000+ range, and then the first hand-held cellphone that was the size of a brick could be had for the gargantuan sum of $3,995. Based on the prices of all three, it's apparent that there was once a costly 'shortage' of useable computers, high resolution televisions, and workable cellphones.
14 hrs ago | SFGate
Samsung Electronics Co. has accused senior executives of domestic rival LG Electronics Inc. of intentionally vandalizing its washing machines at retail stores in Germany and has asked for an official investigation.
The highly anticipated mobile phone game " Spider-Man Unlimited" was released yesterday for Android, Apple and Windows phones. Game developer Gameloft has produced mobile Spider-Man games based off the film franchise starring Andrew Garfield in recent years, but this is the first original game featuring various Spider-Men from the comics.
The Pikmin animated movie - a compilation of three shorts produced by Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto - will premiere at the Tokyo International Film Festival at the end of October. "Pikmin Short Movies" comprises three shorts films: "The Night Juicer," in which Captain Olimar makes his favorite beverage; "Treasures in a Bottle," in which Pikmin discover a strange treasure and "Occupational Hazards," which is an adventure at a construction site.
There's a reason "do the math" has all but disappeared from popular culture -- with online calculators, who needs to do the math? Crunched: A nurse making $85,000 a year in Chicago is considering a move to New Haven, Conn., to be closer to family. Want to reconsider? To maintain the same standard of living in New Haven, he would have to earn $95,288.
The CI Plus v1.4 CAM demo includes new features such as the ability to route high-bandwidth IP streams through the CAM and the ability to control those IP streams. Other new features include extended CI Plus browser, the handling of multiple encrypted streams , the new "Online Service Descriptor Table" , and support for IP multicast.
Sony's not making PCs any more. It recently announced it wouldn't be making new e-readers , either.
Just the other day, we told you that JBL was planning to slide sound under the TV via its new Cinema Base However, the company doesn't want to abandon the soundbar market. In fact, they have quite the slick little package in the new JBL Cinema SB350 .
Entrepreneur Sina Khanifar is photographed with his iPhone at his home in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. Khanifar became one of the leaders in the movement to reauthorize the unlocking of cell phones after he launched a petition on the White House website.
MiCasa, the premiere English-language entertainment network catering to Latino viewers, selected Vidillion as its advertising and content distribution partner. The Texas-based broadcasting network selected Vidillion as a partner in distributing and monetizing its programs on Internet-connected televisions and devices.
The line between TV and mobile services is blurring, and in many cases that blur in between them is a cloud. That's the logic behind Ericsson's planned US$95 billion acquisition of Fabrix Systems, which sells a cloud-based platform for delivering DVR , video on demand and other services.
When Netflix launches its video streaming service in France and Germany next week, it will have to contend with the locals' preference for watching content in their own languages as well as the presence of formidable pay-TV competitors. The California-based company's growth and profitability hinges on the next chapter of its four-year old international expansion in which it is set to enter six European countries, including Switzerland, Austria, Belgium and Luxembourg.
Apple's latest iPhones begin shipping later this month, a move bound to inspire many fans of the popular smartphone to ditch their current models in favor of the bigger, sleeker iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus.
Less than a week after five suspects were arrested in connection with a string of robberies at electronics stores, two more people were picked up by police and charged with first-degree robbery. According to an arrest report, 28-year-old Robin Denise Toole admitted acting as a lookout during a robbery at the Radio Shack at 4105 New Cut Road on June 13. Police believe Wallace Louis Jr., along with a co-conspirator, entered the store and fired a shot from a handgun in the process of stealing a large number of cell phones.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:13 pm
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