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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Earth to get radically better 3D images, new UI on iOS and Android   —  Google has announced its plans to improve 3D maps.  It's using “automated technology to extract 3D from aerial images.”  The effect is stunning, every building is competely modeled from street to roof.
Jun 6, 2012, 1:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung Galaxy S III to hit five US carriers ‘beginning’ in June, starting at $199 on contract   —  Samsung has just announced that AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, and US Cellular will all get the Galaxy S III in June, though “Exact pricing and retail availability will be announced by each …
Jun 4, 2012, 12:20 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Android 4.0 now on 7.1 percent of devices, still woefully behind previous versions   —  Google tracks the different version numbers of Android devices that access Google Play (nee Android Market) and every month or two we check in to see how the latest versions are doing.
Jun 2, 2012, 10:30 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung Galaxy S III launches in 28 countries, to be available in 145 by July   —  Although some retailers are saying they don't expect to have inventory right away, Samsung is officially claiming that it has launched the Galaxy S III in 28 countries today.  That's a massive launch …
May 29, 2012, 12:05 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Sidecar offers in-call media sharing, free Wi-Fi calls to US and Canada   —  All of the above functionality is technically available in other calling apps like Skype or FaceTime, but Williams hopes that Sidecar's ease of use will set it apart: “We do think we have a very unique point of view on it …
May 22, 2012, 11:05 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
AT&T HTC One X bootloader denied official unlock solution due to ‘restrictions’   —  Yesterday, MoDaCo noticed that the bootloader on the AT&T version of the HTC One X was locked and that HTC's online tool for unlocking it didn't work.  We reached out to HTC on the matter …
May 5, 2012, 5:55 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
BlackBerry 10 devices with physical keyboards to get word-prediction technology   —  One of the highlights of today's BlackBerry World keynote was RIM's take on the touchscreen keyboard, complete with word prediction, the ability to automatically personalize key targets for “fat thumb” syndrome …
May 1, 2012, 7:50 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
BlackBerry 10: a closer look (video)   —  We've taken a closer look at the UI elements revealed during RIM's BlackBerry World keynote and put together a video detailing the major new elements we've seen.  Firstly and foremost, RIM is focusing heavily on gestures to move between and within apps.
May 1, 2012, 1:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
BlackBerry 10 Dev Alpha developer testing device hands-on photos and impressions   —  RIM may finally be ready to begin showing BlackBerry 10 to users, but right now the company has another priority: getting developers on board with the new platform.  To that end, it's giving every developer …
May 1, 2012, 9:40 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung announces 1.4GHz Exynos 4 Quad processor for ‘next Galaxy smartphone’   —  Samsung apparently couldn't wait for its big ‘Next Galaxy’ announcement to give us the detail on the chip that will power it.  Dubbed the “Exynos 4 Quad,” the chip will run at 1.4GHz per core and is based on the ARM Cortex A9.
Apr 25, 2012, 11:45 PMIn context

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