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Be wary of the dubious 'iMessage chat' Android app

A new, non-Apple-sanctioned Android app claims to let you chat with iOS users via iMessage, but there are too many questions swirling around to trust it.

Ballmer strongly hints at Office for iPad, Android tablets

Think Microsoft's Office suite needs to be available on tablets? Outgoing Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer seemed to suggest he agrees with you during a meeting with Wall Street analysts Thursday.

on pcworld.com

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HP now offers software support for Apple iPads

HP updated its SmartFriend support service Thursday and apparently will now troubleshoot software problems with Windows, Android, Chrome OS, OS X, and iOS products.

on pcworld.com

The Macalope: Thanks for the "advice"

Isn't it great how helpful pundits are?! Eh, not really.

Why Twitter dominates the social sports arena

Twitter is a home run for connecting directly with fans, building a social platform, and keeping the excitement going after the game ends.

on techhive.com

BlackBerry messaging service rolls out to Android and iPhone this weekend

While layoff rumors fly, BlackBerry is moving ahead with plans to roll out its popular BBM messaging service to Android and iPhone devices.

on techhive.com

The Macalope: A no-brainer

It's so simple, Apple! Make new products that are astounding! Go on!

The Macalope Weekly: Like clockwork

The reviews of Apple's iPhone event are in, and the consensus is "laaaaaaame." Quelle surprise.

The Macalope: Not-so-great expectations

Expectations were, as usual, all out of whack leading up to Tuesday's iPhone event.

The Macalope: Fiat dumb

You can make anything about Apple be true just by typing it into a computer!