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Motorola Defy and Defy+ get unofficial CM10 Android 4.1.2 builds courtesy of XDA

Motorola Version Of Motorola  Owners of the Defy and Defy+ may have gotten the cold shoulder from Motorola, in terms of the bad news that they won’t see any updates to the latest and greatest versions of Android, but that doesn’t mean they’ve been completely abandoned, at least not by the development community, they haven’t. XDA Recognized Developer, Quarx, has released unofficial versions of CM10 for both devices, …

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Microsoft runs out of $499 Surface RT for pre-orders

Microsoft Microsoft has exhausted its initial supply of the lowest-priced Surface RT tablet, which now is backordered by three weeks. On Wednesday, the company’s pre-order website noted, “Order now for shipment within 3 weeks” for the $499 32GB tablet. That model lacks a cover-cum-keyboard. Microsoft yesterday kicked off pre-ordersfor the Surface RT, its first entry into tablet design and manufacturing. The Surface RT comes …

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New Google Glasses Patent Gives A Shout Out To Left Eye(s)

Google Glasses Secure Of Google Glasses Google has secured a patent for left-handed people that puts the Google Glasses eyepiece on the other side. Someone at Google must be a pretty huge TLC fan (RIP Lisa Left Eye Lopes). Features Of Google Glasses As a righty, it’s pretty easy to make fun of a special patent for southpaws. But it would be …

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Panasonic Lumix G5 Review: Small, Mirrorless, Lots Of Control

Lumix G5 With all the retro-styled mirrorless cameras today, the traditional DSLR form factor seems relegated to nothing but, well, DSLRs. The Panasonic G5 is a mirrorless camera clinging hard to the classic DSLR mould. But it’s smaller — and much cheaper. What Is It? Lumix G5 A Lumix interchangeable-lens camera with an electronic viewfinder and a four-thirds sensor. In Australia, …

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Asus PadFone 2 Coming to Europe, Asia This Year

PadFone 2 Asus announced today that the PadFone 2 – a combination Android smartphone and dockable tablet – will hit European and Asian shelves by year’s end. Size Of PadFone 2 The Padfone 2 is a 4.7-inch Android smartphone that becomes a 10.1-inch tablet when docked with the Padfone 2 Station. “[It’s] beautiful, fast, seamless and, best of all, it’s intuitive,” …

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