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Verizon crows of glowing Q1 2012 but quiet on iPhone

Verizon crows of glowing Q1 2012 but quiet on iPhone

Verizon has announced its Q1 2012 financial results, with revenues up 4.6-percent to $28.2bn and income of $5.2bn, while data revenues are up more than a fifth as LTE gains traction. The carrier spent less and made more in the three month period, seeing its highest growth rate in retail services revenues in three years, with nearly 47-percent of Verizon retail postpaid customers now using smartphones.

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Intel: 75 new Ultrabooks in 2012 plus 10 Atom tablets

Intel: 75 new Ultrabooks in 2012 plus 10 Atom tablets

Over 75 new ultrabooks are expected in 2012 along, Intel has confirmed, along with ten OEMs designing tablets based on the latest Atom processors, as the company pushes ahead with its MacBook Air and iPad rivalry. Key to Intel's IDF Beijing 2012 conference is power consumption - or, more accurately, how it's dropping - with chips for phones, tablets and notebooks all expected to slash their energy additions and boost both runtime and standby. Meanwhile, there are significant graphics improvements also on the cards.

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Apple stock hits $600

Apple stock hits $600

On the eve of the new iPad release, Apple's share price has briefly hit $600 apiece, further propelling the company ahead of its computing, smartphone and tablet rivals. The new milestone comes just over a month after Apple's stock hit $500, meaning you could now buy not a 16GB but a 32GB new iPad for less than the price of a single share in the Cupertino firm.

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SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 6, 2012

SlashGear Morning Wrap-Up: March 6, 2012

This morning we're getting geared up for the iPad HD reveal -- what's that you say? It's still over 24 hours away? It certainly seems like it's falling down directly upon our heads with all the information being jammed out from so-called sources close to the matter and such, so it'll be a blessing upon our hearts when the actual device is revealed at tomorrow's iPad 3 event. We'll be there live, if you did not know already, and you can catch all the liveblog action at http://live.slashgear.com/ at 10AM PST sharp! Meanwhile let's talk about that product some more - first with the iPad HD "confirmation" then with the iPad mini 7.1-inch unit - guess which one is more likely to be real.

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Amazon To Sell Cheaper Kindle, But With On-Screen Ads

Amazon To Sell Cheaper Kindle, But With On-Screen Ads

Amazon is getting very creative in their strategies for pushing the Kindle e-reader in this competitive landscape where tablets are increasingly encroaching on their territory. The company announced that they will be offering a new Kindle option that saves consumers $25 off the lowest-priced Kindle in exchange for suffering some on-screen ads.

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Apple’s Next Generation iPod Touch and Nano Cases Outed

Apple’s Next Generation iPod Touch and Nano Cases Outed

When pictures show up of a new Apple product, it tends to get people in a frenzy. Even if they are, just like in this case, just the outline of the device. With these new cases, the sixth generation iPod Nano and fourth generation iPod Touch are supposedly revealed. No, you don't get to see what the gadgets actually look like, but you do get to see what it would look like to have a very colorful case on them.

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