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IDC: iOS will surrender top tablet spot to Android in 2013

Aggressive sales of smaller tablets triggered a revised tablet sales forecast today by IDC, which upped its projections by 11 percent for 2013 and said Android would supplant Apple's iOS as the dominant operating system this year.

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Mobile World Congress from an iOS perspective

Apple skips out on Mobile World Congress, but its iOS platform still casts a pretty big shadow over the world's largest mobile trade show. Armando Rodriguez and Leah Yamshon return from Spain with an iOS-flavored report on MWC.

Device recycling standards could make mobile friendlier

This week at Mobile World Congress, the Device Renewal Forum announced an official standard for renewing devices that includes military-grade data wiping, environmentally responsible recycling of materials, and a database to check for stolen handsets.

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Tokyo court rules Apple doesn't violate Samsung patent

A Tokyo court ruled Thursday that Apple did not infringe a Samsung patent, a small win for Apple in the continuing legal wrangling between the two companies.

MLB.com At Bat ready to play ball for 2013

Baseball doesn't start for another five weeks, but Major League Baseball's mobile app is ready for iOS and Android devices.

Go paperless or die trying! 15 tablet apps for ditching dead trees

Whether you're getting paid by a customer or editing a coworker's presentation, these tablet-optimized apps take the dead trees out of doing business.

10 tips to keep your mobile devices charged and happy

Your mobile devices contain batteries that are miracles of engineering, holding amounts of energy that their predecessors couldn’t come close to equaling. Properly using this potential can help your mobile batteries last longer on the road. Here are our tips for optimum battery performance.

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Macworld/iWorld Video: Apple in 2013

Dan Moren hosts a panel discussion on what's ahead for Apple in the coming year. This clip focuses on what we can expect on the iPad front.

FTC report suggests ways to improve mobile privacy

A new Federal Trade Commission report recommends best practices for mobile operating systems, app developers, and ad networks.

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Chef Sleeve - iWorld 2013

Check out Chef Sleeve's latest tablet wares to use in the kitchen.

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Must-have apps for photography nuts

Tablets can be a valuable complement to your camera, or a capture tool on its own.

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