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LG Details Optimus Pad, Smartphone With 3D Screen

LG Electronics provided details on some of its most highly anticipated mobile gadgets on Sunday, including the LG Optimus Pad tablet and Optimus 3D smartphone...

Samsung to Start Making New Exynos Processors Next Month

Samsung Electronics announced a new brand name for a processors used in mobile phones, tablets and other mobile devices on Friday, Exynos.

Report: Twitter Chased by Facebook, Google for up to $10B

Executives from Facebook, Google and other companies have held talks with Twitter over a possible acquisition of the micro-blogging service, pushing its...

AOL to Buy Huffington Post for $315 Million

AOL has agreed to buy the second most popular news website in the U.S., The Huffington Post, for $315 million, it said in a statement Monday.

Asustek Chairman Vows 'secret Weapon' for IPad 2

The chairman of Asustek Computer, Jonney Shih, noticed the growing thirst for mobile computing early on. When he challenged his engineering teams to design a...

Android Tablet, Smartphone Boost Samsung in Q4

Samsung Electronics reported a fresh all-time sales high in the fourth quarter, boosted by two products with Google's Android mobile OS on board.

Late to Smartphone Party, LG Suffers in Tough 2010

LG Electronics executives were quick to criticize the performance of its handset division last year, from an excessive focus on emerging markets to a failure to...

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Intel Taps Will.i.am for Creative Director Job

William James Adams Jr., better known as Will.i.am of the popular music group Black Eyed Peas, was named Intel's new director of creative innovation, the chip...

Optimism for DRAM Rises Despite Tablet Threat

The price of DRAM, the main memory chips inside personal computers, may tick up in coming months as stronger demand for laptop and desktop computers with new...

AMD Handily Beats Fourth-quarter Estimates

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) on Thursday reported net profit for the fourth quarter that beat forecasts, due mainly to income from a patent license and a legal...

Samsung Sees Best Sales Ever in Q4 but Profit May Disappoint

Samsung Electronics, the world's largest memory chip and LCD panel maker, said its sales will likely reach a new all-time high in the fourth quarter, but its...

OLPC Cuts Price, Power Use of XO 1.75 Laptop

Low-cost laptop for children in emerging nations drops in price to $165 and power consumption is slashed by half.

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Intel Expects Android Honeycomb to Be Ready for Atom

Intel expects the next version of Google's popular mobile software, Android 3.0, or Honeycomb, to be ready for use with its Atom microprocessors.

Motorola Launches Xoom Tablet With Android 3.0

Motorola finally unveiled its highly anticipated tablet, the Xoom, with a 10.1-inch touchscreen with the latest version of Google's Android mobile software on...

LG Shows 4.3-inch, 7-inch Glasses-free 3D Screens at CES

LG Electronics showed it's serious about 3D in mobile devices on Wednesday, introducing a new 4.3-inch glasses-free 3D screen for mobile devices and a similar...