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Archive for April, 2013

  • Apr 30, 2013
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Nokia is investing in Pelican Imaging, obviously in a move to win back customers from Apple and Android users

  30 April 2013 – Some interesting news across the wires yesterday about Nokia investing in Pelican Imaging which has some very neat  technology that promises to improve autofocus, depth, and splicing for phone camera images.  Obviously a move by Nokia to help it win back customers from Apple and Android users. Array cameras, which mesh […]


  • Apr 25, 2013
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Tomorrow, April 26th, is World Intellectual Property Day: “Creativity: The Next Generation”

    25 April 2013 – On April 26 every year we celebrate World Intellectual Property Day, a day designated by the member states of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). It is the day on which the WIPO Convention came into force in 1970. Its goal is simple: to promote discussion of the role […]


  • Apr 23, 2013
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Putting the Apple conundrum in perspective

  23 April 2013 – In the last quarter of 2012, half of all phones sold on earth were smartphones. Of the rest, a quarter were sold to people with very low incomes, who can only afford $10-$20 for a phone, and the other quarter to people who will eventually afford a smartphone, but only at […]


  • Apr 14, 2013
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Chiplets, if perfected, could lead to flexible smartphones that won’t break when you sit on them

An enlarged view of small slivers of silicon, each no larger than a grain of sand, called chiplets. Using laser printers, Xerox’s Palo Alto Research Center may one day be able to create desktop manufacturing plants that use chiplets to “print” the circuitry for a wide array of electronic devices. 14 April 2013 – The […]


  • Apr 4, 2013
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Introducing your newest mobile network operator: Facebook !

  4 April 2013 –  If there was one major take-away from this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC) it was that “Mobile First” is, like, soooo last year. We have moved to “Mobile Only” in such an amazing short period of time. Of all the commentary on the Yahoo! purchase of Summly, my favorite was […]


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