The buzz over BlackBerry's keyboard

Target drops the Kindle, Spotify jams on the iPad, and Research In Motion creates a buzz over the new BlackBerry virtual keyboard and time-bending camera.

In today's show, we're flowing through apps, fixing our faces and keeping track of the roomie's tab:

At the BlackBerry World conference in Orlando, we learn more details on the BlackBerry 10 operating system. The interface has a multitasking feature called Flow View and the camera has a time-bending feature that can make sure everyone in a photo looks their best.

And though Research in Motion is pushing it's new virtual keyboard, the CEO made it clear today that the company is not abandoning physical keys . After this new all-touchscreen model is released later in the year, RIM will continue to create phones with physical keyboards.

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In other news, streaming music service Spotify released an app for the iPad (something fans have been long requesting).

Target stores will stop selling Amazon's Kindle e-readers because of... a conflict of interest?

And if you're in the market for a new smartphone on AT&T, the HTX One X goes on sale Sunday. Our editors are quite fond of it.

Here's a handy app for housemates or for anyone going off to college: Conmigo . It helps you track and share living expenses with roommates. Log your purchases and record how much everyone owes -- keeping things fair and square.

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