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Matt Hamblen covers mobile and wireless, smartphones and other handhelds, and wireless networking for Computerworld.

RIM Slumps in US, but Enters New Markets

BlackBerry draws interest in emerging markets, though RIM takes a hit with recent outage.

Android Now Accounts for Nearly 45% of U.S. Smartphone Users

More U.S. smartphone users turned to Android in the third quarter, accounting for nearly 44.8% of some 87 million users, ComScore reported Friday.

IBM Opens up Smartphone, Tablet Support for Its Workers

IBM has embraced the growing 'bring your own device' trend by allowing its employees to buy and use their own smartphones and tablets for work tasks.

Verizon Kicks Off Online Orders for Droid Razr on Thursday

Verizon Wireless promised that devices ordered online will ship no later than Nov. 10.

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Citrix to Unveil Sub-$100 'system-on-a-chip'

Citrix Wednesday is set to unveil a prototype sub-$100 system-on-a-chip with a so-called "zero client" at its Synergy conference in Barcelona.

Rim Risks Losing One-Third of BlackBerry Business Users

More than 30% of BlackBerry users in enterprises said even before the recent outage that they were considering a different gadget.

Ice Cream Sandwich: 4 Innovations Worth a Closer Look

Face Unlock and Android Beam are among many of the features on the Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android that debuted on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus.

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RIM's Free Apps, Tech Support Get Measure of Support

Reaction was somewhat positive to Research in Motion's compensation offer to its customers after last week's global BlackBerry outage.

Galaxy Nexus Set for Debut Tonight

Sources say Verizon Wireless will be the smartphone's exclusive U.S. carrier and will put the device on sale sometime this month.

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Google Wallet Now Takes Coupons

An expanded Google Wallet adds coupon redemption and other features to its mobile payments capabilities.

BlackBerry Service Fully Restored; Outage Cause Still Unknown

BlackBerry service is fully restored for 70 million customers worldwide after three days of outages, Research in Motion announced today.

RIM Says BlackBerry Email Delays Continue Worldwide

In a statement to customers, RIM blames the outage on the failure of a core switch and its backup.

Motorola Solutions Unveils Rugged 7-in. Android Tablet

Motorola's new ET1 is a 7-in. touchscreen rugged tablet based on Android 2.3 targeted at vertical markets.

Google, Samsung Right to Delay Nexus Prime, Analysts Say

Google and Samsung have postponed plans to launch a new smartphone tomorrow because of Steve Jobs' passing.

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Carriers Offer Products to Help Businesses Adapt to Workers' Smartphones

U.S. wireless carriers are making more products and services available to businesses to support their workers.