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  • Apple is holding an event this week. They are set to reveal the iPad 2, at least that's what we gather from the invite they sent out last week. As far as what to expect from the announcement, count on a release date and prices for each model. Expect to see a nice preview of FaceTime on the iPad as well as Photo Booth and a deeper look at iOS 4.3.

    Apple to host iPad 2 Event March 2 2011

    Apple is holding an event this week. They are set to reveal the iPad 2, at least that's what we gather from the invite they sent out last week. As far as what to expect from the announcement, count on a release date and prices for each model. Expect to see a nice preview of FaceTime on the iPad as well as Photo Booth and a deeper look at iOS 4.3.

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  • Many are not aware that the concept of the smartphone was actually brought to the market by IBM in 1992 with what they called 'Simon'.  Nokia would later make the concept practical with the introduction of the Nokia 9000 series in the mid-1990's.  Palm brought out their Pilot in the late 1990's, which was not a smartphone until the Treo came out.

    The Smartphone Wars – What is the Outcome?

    Many are not aware that the concept of the smartphone was actually brought to the market by IBM in 1992 with what they called 'Simon'. Nokia would later make the concept practical with the introduction of the Nokia 9000 series in the mid-1990's. Palm brought out their Pilot in the late 1990's, which was not a smartphone until the Treo came out.

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  • Does the world need yet another smartphone with another phone OS?  Microsoft seems to think so, today launching the latest in the smartphone series, the Windows 7 Phone.

    Windows 7 Phone – A Non-Starter?

    Does the world need yet another smartphone with another phone OS? Microsoft seems to think so, today launching the latest in the smartphone series, the Windows 7 Phone.

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