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Instagram steps out of the box, allows posts in landscape and portrait orientation

Goodbye, awkwardly cropped square photos!

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Ex-Apple CEO Sculley's new firm preps stylish budget phones for Asia

Obi Worldphone, a company founded by ex-Apple CEO John Sculley has launched a set of low-cost yet stylish smartphones aimed for emerging wireless markets in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.


Market sharing: These predictions are useless

Market share predictions are almost always wrong but analysts keep making them anyway.


Don’t be not Apple: It’s the right thing to do

In an alternate reality, Apple is evil. Do not buy products from alternate reality Apple.


You got surveyed: Apple up, Samsung down

What does it all mean? Not much.


Un-special K: Another non-iPhone killer

Once more unto the breach, or close up the wall with our Android dead.


Nuance pushes speech recognition to Android, iOS with new Dragon Anywhere

Nuance's popular dictation app is now a cloud-connected service that works in tandem with updated versions for the Mac and PC.

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The best free Android apps for going back to school

Sadly, it's time for fewer games and more productivity. Here's how to get your Android device ready for another school year.


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5 (more) apps Apple should bring to Android

Why stop with Apple Music?


Word play: Describing Android with two words

You can use more than one word to describe an operating system.

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Judge rules Apple iMessage lawsuit can't be tried as class-action case

User alleges iMessage doesn't deliver all text messages after people switch from iPhones to rival devices.

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BitTorrent Sync's cloudless file syncing adds mobile productivity features

BitTorrent Sync for mobile is great if you just want to view files sent to you from PCs. Now, Sync taps into your smartphone or tablet's productive side.


The wheel of fortune: Sometimes you’re hot, sometimes you’re not

First Samsung was going to kill Apple. Then Xiaomi. Now it's Huawei.


Angry Birds 2 is the 'sequel' you've been waiting for

Can't get enough of smashing those green piggies? Good, neither can Rovio.


Flawsome software: Making educated platform choices

The most recent Android vulnerability helps prove a point.