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Apple Says Samsung Intentionally Copied the iPhone, Should Pay $2 Billion

Apple Says Samsung Intentionally Copied the iPhone, Should Pay $2 Billion

Samsung copied Apple's iPhone as it tried to figure out how to react and compete with the device, Apple attorneys told a court on Tuesday. Because of that, Samsung should pay Apple about $2 billion in damages, they said. Harold McElhinny, one of the lead attorneys in Apple's patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung, said ...

Comedy Central Launches iOS App, Offers Free Episodes to All

Comedy Central Launches iOS App, Offers Free Episodes to All

It's April Fools' Day, but with its new app, Comedy Central isn't kidding around. Viacom-owned network Comedy Central launched its app for iOS on Tuesday to replace a motley collection of clunky show-specific apps. The new application -- simply called Comedy Central -- offers full episodes of programs like "The Daily Show," ...

Reuters: iPhone 6 to Come in 4.7″ and 5.5″ Screen Sizes

Reuters: iPhone 6 to Come in 4.7″ and 5.5″ Screen Sizes

Apple Inc suppliers will begin mass producing displays as early as May for the next iPhone, expected to be launched this autumn, with a 4.7-inch screen likely to be produced first while a 5.5-inch version could be delayed, supply chain sources said. Japan Display Inc, Sharp Corp and South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd have all ...

Microsoft Office for iPhone and Android Phones is Now Free for Home Use

Microsoft Office for iPhone and Android Phones is Now Free for Home Use

In addition to releasing Office for iPad, Microsoft on Thursday also updated Office Mobile for iPhone and Office Mobile for Android with a major change: both are now completely free for home use. You can download the new versions now directly from Apple’s App Store and Google Play. Microsoft says the decision was made in ...

Report: Apple’s iPhone 6 Will Launch in 2 Sizes as Soon as September

Report: Apple’s iPhone 6 Will Launch in 2 Sizes as Soon as September

The iPhone 6 will arrive as early as September in two screen sizes, according to Japan's largest business daily. The next-generation iPhone 6 "will likely be offered in 4.7- and 5.5-inch versions," Nikkei reported in its Friday edition. The current iPhone 5S has a 4-inch screen. The displays will be made in Japan by Sharp ...

Apple Wants Emojis to Be More Ethnically Diverse

Apple Wants Emojis to Be More Ethnically Diverse

When you browse through the emojis on your phone, there are very few non-Caucasian ones to choose from. I mean, they have a water buffalo but no representation of people of color? That’s why, as an emoji addict, I’m glad that Miley Cyrus and “Baby Daddy” star (and lil bro to Tia and Tamera Mowry), Tahj Mowry, have ...

NYT Now (iOS) Will Deliver Curated News Stories for $8/Month

NYT Now (iOS) Will Deliver Curated News Stories for $8/Month

At a cocktail-fueled meet and greet at SXSW, we met with New York Times editors Jill Abramson and Clifford Levy to discuss the news organization's 2014 lineup of services, including a new enterprise dubbed NYT Now. Created as an iPhone (and iPod touch)-only application, NYT Now is the company's latest subscription-based ...

Donald Trump Says He Convinced Apple to Make a Bigger iPhone

Donald Trump Says He Convinced Apple to Make a Bigger iPhone

Success in business is largely about taking credit. Just ask the co-founders of Twitter. Or, more accurately, those who say they're the co-founders of Twitter. It is said, indeed, that Steve Jobs used to take credit for too much at Apple. But now that he's gone, a new creditor has stepped into the limelight he so appears to ...

How to Create a Tech Survival Kit From an Old iPhone

How to Create a Tech Survival Kit From an Old iPhone

Almost 50 percent of old phones are kept stored away somewhere in the house, MarketWatch reported earlier this year. My own family employs a trickle-down approach where a new iPhone is brought into the house each year, and everyone ends up getting an upgrade. So by the time the oldest phone, which is presently an iPhone 4, ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 24, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – March 24, 2014

You probably know that you can set custom ringtones for different contacts on your phone, but did you know that you can set custom vibration patterns for them, too? As long as you have an iPhone running iOS 7, you can easily set this up and know exactly who’s calling you without looking at your phone. To try it out, go ...