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One in four online minutes spent social networking

Social networking accounts for one in every four and a half minutes of the world's internet browsing time – some 110 billion minutes per month- according to statistics from Neilsen.

Microsoft paying devs to port iPhone games to Windows Phone?

Microsoft is reportedly offering successful iPhone game developers cash incentives to port their applications to its forthcoming Windows Phone 7 platform. Citing sources approached by Microsoft,

Windows Phone Marketplace adds private beta distribution

Microsoft announced its Windows Phone Markeplace storefront is poised to introduce a private beta channel enabling developers to distribute their applications to a defined set of users selected to

UPDATED: LG has high hopes for Android this year

LG is going to release 20 smartphones this year, with a strong focus on devices running on Google's Android platform as part of a wider effort to increase its smartphone presence. Though LG is still

Apple takes "biggest leap" with latest iPhone

Die-hard Apple fans who have just forked out for the iPad will need to dig deep, as the new iPhone is due to hit shops on June 24.   Apple will launch the device in the

Microsoft cuts Windows Phone Marketplace app submission fees

Microsoft announced a series of updates to its Windows Phone Marketplace application storefront, most notably slashing fees associated with the app submission process. In conjunction with their

Ballmer admits poor mobile effort, queries Android

Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer admits the company has “missed” opportunities, but questions Google’s strategy in running two operating systems.   He sa

Android, Windows square off in tablet arena

Tablet computing appears to be the latest white-hot battleground among the world's major computer, silicon and software makers, as companies including Intel, Qualcomm (NSYE:QCOM), Asustek, Microsoft,

Rodriguez to head Cisco's video group

Cisco has tapped former Microsoft executive Enrique Rodriguez to lead its Service Provider Video Technology Group (formerly known as Scientific Atlanta). Rodriguez was formerly corporate vice

Windows Phone 7's future looks bright--until the numbers are crunched

Ever have one of those weeks where nothing seems to go right? Microsoft knows all about it. Coming off a recent Gartner report stating that worldwide sales of smartphones running Google's Android