Archive for October 21st, 2008

Apple's profit up 26 percent on iPhone boom (AP)

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AP – Apple Inc. said its profit jumped 26 percent in its fiscal fourth quarter as the newest iPhone 3G outsold the market-leading BlackBerry from Research in Motion Ltd.

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AT&T Launches All-Bands Samsung Epix Smartphone (NewsFactor)

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NewsFactor – AT&T has just launched yet another trendy 3G smartphone with advanced touchscreen capabilities. Called the Samsung Epix, the new enterprise-class handset will be exclusively available in the United States through AT&T, just like Apple’s iPhone 3G.

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Taliban orders mobile shutdown in Afghan province (Reuters)

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Reuters – Taliban insurgents said Tuesday they had told mobile phone operators to shut down their networks during the day in the Ghazni province, southwest of Kabul, saying signals help track insurgent fighters.

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