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The Renault R-Link tablet is a 7-inch Android slate and relies on TomTom technology to offer real-time services like maps, navigation and traffic information.

The tablet was announced as long... ago as LeWeb 2011 but has since seen numerous updates, with TomTom having partnered with Orange and Atos to improve the apps available on the R-Link App store. When TabTimes last saw the app stor...

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Leveraging data from its App Annie Intelligence index, the company came to the conclusion that Google Play downloads topped App Store downloads for the first time in Q2, and by a significant 10%.

The... firm attributed this to higher activity in emerging markets like Russia, India, Brazil and China (talking of which, 3 of the top 10 downloaded games on iOS were from Chinese developers in Q2), although Androi...

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Surveying 2,000 British tablet owners, digital newsstand app lekiosk found that a quarter of these chose not to take their tablet on holiday as they were too scared their device would be stolen, while... another third (36%) admitted they protected their gadget on holiday by ‘constantly’ watching over them.

Almost another third (29%) admitted to hiding their iPads, Android and Windows...

Surveying 2,000 British tablet owners recently, digital newsstand app lekiosk found that a quarter of these chose not to take their tablet on holiday as they were too scared their device would be stolen,... while another third (36%) admitted they protected their gadget on holiday by ‘constantly’ watching over them.

Almost another third (29%) admitted to hiding their iPads, Android and Windo...

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The number of mobile video users in the U.S. took off in the first quarter of this year, gaining 25% from a year ago to 45.3 million.

The gain positions mobile phones as the fastest-growing platform... by viewership in the last year, while audiences on traditional TV and desktop Web slipped, according to Nielsen’s latest cross-platform report.

The Nielsen Cross-Platform report also took a more...

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The new version of Google's social networking software gives iPhone and iPad users more control over the quality of photos in their stream thanks to Auto Backup, Highlight, Awesome and Enhance features,... as well as the ability to sort, search and share the pics.

The app also now redirects users to the standalone app version of Hangout, Google's all inclusive messaging client, plus greater editing o...

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The firm said that the app will be free on both operating systems, providing the devices are running at least iOS 6 or Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0).

"You might ask the question why is... Blackberry doing this now," said CEO Thorsten Heins, when speaking at BlackBerry Live.

“It is a state of confidence. The BB10 platform is so strong and the response has been so good t...

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Following a flurry of positive reports on the state of tablet advertising, of publishers monetizing with mobile and the ever-growing adoption of HTML5 apps, all three trends were tackled head on at... The Financial Times’ Digital Media Conference in London last week.

The two-day event saw panels deliberate over the future of digital and the place of social networking, but it was the s...

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The Redmond software giant made the announcement on Chinese social networking website Weibo, but did not disclose any price details.

Microsoft has been stepping up its retail presence in China... of late. The firm's Surface RT tablet is now reportedly being sold by four retail stores (360Buy, PC Mall, OneZero, and Sundan), while it last week partnered with popular Chinese seller T...

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Apple paid about $20 million for the Silicon Valley startup, according to the Wall Street Journal. WifiSLAM’s technology helps mobile apps detect a smartphone or tablet user’s location within... a building using WiFi signals.

To date, the company has pitching its tech to app developers for indoor mapping and new ways to navigate retail locations.

What the typically-secretive Apple pl...