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Posts from Date:   2010-8

Papermaster leaves Apple. Now what?

by Carolina Milanesi  |  August 9, 2010

When Apple’s senior VP of devices hardware engineering leaves so soon after “antennagate”, it’s natural to see a connection. True or not, it looks like Apple is taking a moment to regroup, by appointing Bob Mansfield to head up the devices division. The press has speculated wildly about the reasons for Papermaster’s departure. Obviously many […]

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Blackberry Torch aims to add the pleasure of touch for QWERTY lovers

by Carolina Milanesi  |  August 3, 2010

Today RIM announced the Blackberry Torch 9800 a vertical slider that combines the traditional Blackberry qwerty with a full touch screen running RIM new OS 6. Touch-enabled devices have been growing in popularity since Apple launched the first iPhone in 2007. Yet, users who spend a lot of time sending text messages or emailing seem […]

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