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G1 components total $149.83

The T-Mobile G1, the first phone running on Google's Android platform, has a Bill of Materials (BOM) cost of $149.83, according to the research group iSuppli. The company did a virtual inventory of

Apple passed RIM in smartphone market in Q3

When Apple announced that it had sold 6.9 million iPhones in its fiscal fourth quarter, Apple CEO Steve Jobs proclaimed that his company had passed Research In Motion in units shipped in the quarter.

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AT&T, Firethorn launch iPhone mobile banking app

AT&T Mobility announced that it had partnered with Firethorn Holdings to bring the company's mobile banking software to Apple's iPhone. Some of the banks that are part of the deal are America

Report: Lower-income Americans are turning to the iPhone

As the economy continues to weaken, lower-income Americans are turning to Apple's iPhone 3G, using it as an all-in-one device for Internet access and entertainment to save money, the research firm

Comparison shopping: Android Market vs. the App Store

Google's Android Market hasn't been open a full week, but already some application download patterns are suggesting how the OS will compare--and contrast--with Apple's rival App Store. In its first

Apple revises iPhone NDA, debuts developer forum

As promised earlier this month, Apple revised its iPhone SDK non-disclosure agreement, in effect enabling iPhone application developers to more openly discuss their plans for the device platform.

App Store tops 200 million download milestone

Apple announced its iPhone App Store reached the 200 million download benchmark last week, just over 100 days after the virtual storefront opened July 11. "The 200 millionth app! We've never seen

Netflix instant streaming comes to Mac

Netflix announced Monday it is using Microsoft's Silverlight online video platform to bring its instant streaming movie service to subscribers using Apple Macintosh computers. The service has been

Apple sells 6.9M iPhones in Q4

Apple, in announcing its fourth quarter earnings, said that it had sold 6.9 million iPhones in the quarter, and was poised to have 200 million downloads from its App Store. The iPhone number is just