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Pebble Adding iOS 7 Support, Features To Smartwatch
2013-11-07 19:03:06

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Earlier this year, smartwatch maker Pebble had secured a $15 million investment, which came on the heels of the Pebble project that raised an additional $10 million via a Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign. The latter was one of the most successful Kickstarter projects to date and helped put more than 190,000 Pebble smartwatches on wrists around the world. While a version 2.0 of the device’s hardware still has yet to be...

Google Unveils KitKat And Nexus 5
2013-10-31 15:53:38

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google handed out a double treat for Halloween today. On the company's official blog, Sundar Pichai, SVP of Android, Chrome and Apps posted news about KitKat and the Nexus 5 Android phone. KitKat is set to be the next version of the Android platform; the name surfaced back in September. The new Android platform, version 4.4, promises to be more engaging, smarter, and more immersive than current versions. The engagement level is...

Lenovo Hires Ashton Kutcher, Unveils New Tablet With A Handle
2013-10-30 12:44:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ashton Kutcher, the famed actor who most recently played Apple’s iconic founder in the biopic “Jobs,” has just taken a position with Lenovo as a product engineer. He began his career with Lenovo yesterday by introducing the company's updated line of Yoga Android tablets. Kutcher is a common player in the tech sphere and has invested in startup companies such as Airbnb, Path and Uber, so his involvement with a hardware...

2013-10-29 23:22:20

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: 2012 Overview of Latin American Smartphone Market. London (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 This research service provides an overview of the Latin American smartphone markets from the standpoint of IT and telecommunications providers. The countries discussed include Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Venezuela. Topics include market drivers and restraints and shipment forecasts to 2017. Moreover, this market insight...

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