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Twitter uses MoPub to help advertisers promote mobile apps

The company says that its Twitter Ads interface will allow companies and brands to promote their apps both on Twitter and on mobile devices.

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At the 2014 Geneva auto show, Mercedes-Benz demonstrated how Apple CarPlay works. With an iPhone 5 connected to the car's USB port, this icon-based interface was available on the car's center LCD. In the Mercedes-Benz, the driver would use a jog dial on the console to select functions and menu items.

Apple confirms CarPlay support for aftermarket systems

Apple's Web site now lists support for Alpine and Pioneer car audio and video systems as coming soon.

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Asus Chairman Jonney Shih: 'We do far more with plastic'

The Taiwanese company's leader talks design and how Asus has been trying a new approach with its latest portfolio of products.

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Verizon snagged highest slice of phone activations last quarter

But third-place T-Mobile saw the biggest improvement among the top US carriers, as seen in survey results from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners.

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How many iPhones were sold last quarter? Analysts aim to predict

Awaiting actual numbers from Apple, 32 analysts polled by Fortune get in on the iPhone sales guessing game.

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The <a href="http://reviews.cnet.com/tablets/nokia-lumia-2520/4505-3126_7-35829245.html">Nokia Lumia 2520</a> is only the second Windows RT tablet released in 2013 -- the Surface 2 is the other -- so if you're looking for a new Windows tablet with free Office, there aren't many to choose from.

Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears

Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet around the world over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock -- leaving current owners with a device Nokia admits is "virtually useless."

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AT&T calls on 'lab' stores to lead a retail revolution

CNET takes a trip to AT&T Mobility's headquarters in Atlanta to check out the carrier's vision for the future of phone shopping.

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See what's up at AT&T's 'lab' store (pictures)

Check out how AT&T tinkers with the look and feel of its retail stores. It isn't just about selling phones anymore.

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Samsung and Amazon give away free ebooks with Kindle for Samsung

Samsung and Amazon have turned the page on ebooks with Kindle for Samsung, which gives phone fans a free book every month.

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AT&T stores in Manhattan promoted the release of the new Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone, but some sales associates were not prepared to recommend it to customers.

AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

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The Boycott Divestment and Sanctions movement is coming out with a boycott Israel smartphone app.

Is Yahoo angling to replace Google on iOS devices?

Google is the default search engine on Apple's Safari browser for iPhones and iPads. According to a report by Recode, Marissa Mayer is trying to change that.

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Shazam said its app redesign changes the way that people will interact with it, part of a larger strategy to make Shazam the beginning of an interaction with music, TV shows or brands.

Apple said to partner with Shazam on song-ID tool for iOS

The Cupertino, Calif., electronics maker plans to release a feature in iOS 8 that identifies a song and its artist via an iPhone or iPad, Bloomberg reports.

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