Steve Jobs, an iconoclast who changed the way we do everything, from how we listen to music and watch movies to how we teach our children, died this week at age 56.
The Apple co-founder and most recently chairman of the company had been suffering from various health issues following the seventh anniversary of his surgery for a rare form of pancreatic cancer in August 2004.
It's difficult to overstate
A day earlier,, which will sport a dual-core A5 processor, offering the device twice the processing power and seven times the graphics power of its predecessor. And it also will have a new 8-megapixel camera with face detection. The upgraded camera will also be able to record video in full HD (1080p) at up to 30 frames per second.
Even though the announcement of the new iPhone 4S
Applecalled Siri that turns the iPhone 4S into a personal assistant. The app, which uses natural language, is still in beta tests. But it will likely become a feature on the soon-to-be-released iPhone 4S.
Redmond may be interested in a second run at buying the troubled Internet portal, though this time it may have more competition.
The next version of Google's mobile operating system is expected to be released at the Samsung Unpacked event, according to a placeholder on an official developers channel.
The software giant announces long-rumored deals with 40 television content providers to bring cable content to Xbox Live.
The BlackBerry maker would seem to be an attractive acquisition target. Unfortunately, a takeover is unlikely, leading one analyst to maintain his negative view on the company.
Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO and onetime close friend of Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, blames the Oracle boss for the move.
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