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Tuesday: February 16, 2010

Mobile firms get together create viable competitor to Apple's app store.Mobile firms get together create viable competitor to Apple's app store.

Not one, not two, not three, but twenty-four mobile providers will take part in this effort to kill off Apple's dominance in this arena. It kind of reminds of when the Destructicons would band together to form Devastator. The problem here is that the Autobots usually had Omega Supreme waiting in the wings.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 6:55 AM | Tags (7) | apple | apps | competitor | firms | mobile | transformers | unite |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 7 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 10, 2009

Microsoft pulls the curtain back on Silverlight 3.Microsoft pulls the curtain back on Silverlight 3.

Microsoft's answer to Flash gets an upgrade. Now with HD streaming!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 4:17 PM | Tags (6) | competitor | flash | interactive | internet | microsoft | silverlight |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 30, 2009

Dell working on an Android gadget according to latest reports.Dell working on an Android gadget according to latest reports.

Dell supposedly started working on the new device about a year ago as a way to compete against Apple's iPod business. The Journal also cited an unnamed source who said that Dell has considered selling the new Internet device through a cell phone carrier.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:04 AM | Tags (5) | dell | android | competitor | gadget | ipod |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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