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App Store hits 650,000 apps, 30 billion downloads, $5 billion doled out to developers

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One of the first pieces of news out of the gate at Apple's WWDC 2012 keynote is its success with mobile apps so far. The company has hit 650,000 apps in the App Store -- 225,000 of which are specific… Go To Full Article

Apple WWDC 2012 liveblog!

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Back in March, at the tail end of the new iPad's launch, Apple CEO Tim Cook did something atypical. He encouraged us to expect even more from his company in 2012. From an outfit that rarely sets lofty expectations, that's… Go To Full Article

Twitter airs first TV spot during NASCAR

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Given #thescope with which Twitter has #invadedpopularculture, it may come as a shock to realize that the company hasn't really ventured too far into the world of television advertising -- but then, it seems that it's been doing a pretty… Go To Full Article

Ultrabooks is the future, but it isn’t quite here, yet

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At Computex Intel was speaking about the future of Ultrabooks and was making a very big deal out of it, but judging by the current crop of products, the future has yet to arrive. Some of the models that are… Go To Full Article

Chameleon Android homescreen cancels Kickstarter funding due to account mix-up

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If you fell in love with Teknision's contextual Android skin, we've got some news that might break your heart. The Chameleon homescreen's Kickstarter project has been unceremoniously canceled, as its Amazon payments account-holder has left the company. With no easy… Go To Full Article

AMD Readies Trio of New Radeon HD 7900 Series SKUs

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Apart from a few Radeon HD 7970 "X2" dual-GPU graphics cards, and a few non-reference design HD 7970, we didn't hear much about new Radeon SKUs, at Computex. AMD or its partners never even talked about the Radeon HD 7990.… Go To Full Article

ASUS GTX 670 DirectCU II TOP Graphics Card Review

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Today we're going to look at another NVIDIA GTX 670 card; this time by ASUS – their GTX 670 DirectCU II TOP. While the name is long and a bit cumbersome, the card is sleek and fast. So grab a… Go To Full Article

Engadget's pre-WWDC live broadcast from San Francisco!

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We wish you were here, we really do, but we understand -- you're busy. That trip out to San Francisco takes ages and besides, getting a ticket into Apple's developer conference can be a tricky proposition. So, then, please do… Go To Full Article

Duracell Powermat announces 24-Hour Power System, we go hands-on

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Since Duracell and Powermat formed their wireless charging alliance late last year, we've seen the Powermat debut at CES and heard quite a bit about the company's vision for future battery tech. Today the company is unveiling a new charging… Go To Full Article

Intel's NUC mini-desktop said to cost around $400

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Intel's Next Unit of Computing mini-desktop is reportedly going to cost around $400 when it arrives in the third quarter of the year. Designed for kiosks and digital signage setups, the weeny box has attracted so much interest from solder-wielding… Go To Full Article

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