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Claims surface that Apple will follow Samsung, LG into curved smartphone screens

Larger screens draw more power, but curved displays could compensate by reducing reflection, says expert read more »

Test and test again: Lesson from Windows 8.1's bumpy rollout

That's good advice for Microsoft, developers, hardware partners and customers read more »

Superbug tracking app hits top medical spot in Apple's App Store

The superbug tracking app has been accessed more than 300,000 times read more »

iPad Air's usage share hints at opening weekend sales boom

Air's share was double that of 2012's iPad Mini + fourth-gen iPad, when Apple sold 3M tablets read more »

Zurich Insurance signs Accenture deal to generate better value from SAP apps

The application services agreement will support operations in North America and the UK read more »

Linux 4.0 may have only bug fixes, no new features

Linux creator Linus Torvalds wants comments on a proposal for an entirely bug-fixes and stability release in about a year read more »

Samsung squeezes out Apple for J.D. Power tablet satisfaction honors

Apple cedes coveted award to Asian rival for the first time read more »

iPad trade-in interest doubles over 2012

Design changes -- the new iPad Air is lighter, thinner and faster -- prompt consumers to unload older Apple tablets to fund purchases read more »

Early indicator puts Cook's 'iPad Christmas' prediction at risk

Analyst points out that Google Trends -- a predictor of past quarter sales -- is down 25% from last year at this time read more »

Some Windows 8.1 updates tripping over driver problems

Affected users are reporting that their attempts to download the new version of the OS are failing read more »

How to score an iPad Air on Friday

Plenty of tablets for the opening weekend, says analyst, but for those who just have to be first.... read more »

Windows XP infection rate may jump 66% after patches end in April

Microsoft again puts the scare into XP laggards, this time using stats read more »

Samsung's takes baby steps in touting Tizen OS to developers

Open source OS is viewed as a cross-platform opportunity, and an example that Samsung isn't fully dependent on Android read more »

After first day, OS X Mavericks on 1 in 18 Macs

Triple the 24-hour uptake of 2012's Mountain Lion, says ad network read more »

Apple gives away OS X Mavericks

'Free is good,' says Apple exec Tuesday as he announces free upgrade to newest Mac OS read more »

Microsoft: Windows RT 8.1 update glitch affects only Surface RT tablets

The OS update remains unavailable from the Windows Store read more »

Apple needs 22% of TV set market to stay on top

Apple needs new features and content to separate it from the television pack, research firm says read more »

Analyst pumps Tuesday's iPad reveal as 'most important upgrade' since 2010

Expect shortages if Mini goes Retina, but how tight it'll be remains uncertain until Apple reveals price read more »

Tablets shipments to mushroom by 53% in 2013

Smaller form factors favored, Gartner says read more »

Microsoft offers help for bricked Surface RT tablets

Releases recovery image and detailed instructions to bring crippled device back to life after borked update read more »

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