Kantar: Android Takes 65% Of Sales Across Major Markets; Windows Phone Grows By Tapping Dumbphone Usersview story

http://techcrunch.com – The latest smartphone sales figures are out today from Kantar WorldPanel Comtech, and in case you needed one more metric to underscore the topline trend that’s been the case for years, the WPP market-research analysts are giving it to you: led by Samsung, Android accounted for 65% of all smartphone sales in the nine influential smartphone markets in the world (UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spa (IT news)

Accessory Does anyone know of a relatively cheap product that I can plug into my Sony Mini Hi-Fi iPod dock?view story

http://androidforums.com – I have a Sony Mini Hi-Fi stereo Sony Mini Hi-Fi Shelf System, MHC-EC609iP - Walmart.com and it has only an iPod dock, no AUX place to plug in my Galaxy Note 2. (General)

CrunchWeek: MotoX Says Hello, Ridesharing Regulation Wars, More Google Surveillance Suspicionsview story

http://techcrunch.com – Another seven days have come and gone, July has turned into August, summer is closer to its end than its beginning, and precious time is just as fleeting as ever. The good news is that we have a new episode of CrunchWeek, the show that brings a few of us TechCrunch writers together to run our mouths about the most interesting tech news stories from the past week. (IT news)

General Galaxy S3, connected to wifi but no connection (in the US)view story

http://androidforums.com – Hey guys, not sure if this is the place to post but I'm losing my mind. I have a samsung galaxy s3 with Rogers, and while in the USA I cannot connect to the internet even though I am 'connected' to a wifi network. Does anybody have any ideas as to how I can fix this issue? As I'm unsure what is wrong. Thank you. (General)

Lubuntu 13.10: ecco cosa ci aspetta nella futura releaseview story

http://www.oneopensource.it – Lubuntu 13.04 è stata una release senza nessuna novità, infatti come comunicato dagli stessi developer si è tratto di un semplice aggiornamento dei pacchetti presenti nel file ISO senza introdurre nuove feature. (Software)

Question from newbie - SGS4view story

http://forums.androidcentral.com – Hello there, hope you are doing great... I would like to ask some questions since i have no experience with an android phone... my wife decided to get a Samsung GS4 as her new phone... I have a bb phone so i am not sure how different things could be in an android and/or samsung phone... my questions are: 1.- she is getting the phone at T-Mobile USA, most likely paid in full price... (HowTos)

The FSF is hiring: Seeking a full-time outreach and communication coordinatorview story

http://www.fsf.org – The Free Software Foundation (FSF), a Boston-based 501(c)(3) charity with a worldwide mission to protect freedoms critical to the computer-using public, seeks a motivated and organized tech-friendly Boston-based individual to be its full-time outreach and communication coordinator. This newly created position, reporting to the executive director, will work closely with our campaigns, licensing, an (Software)

[Q] Help: always shown "connected as media device"view story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hi, a few days ago I updated my Mz604 Xoom with USA stock rom and since then when I plug it to pc shows "connected as media device" and it remains even if it's unplugged, so I've tried every rom I have (USA, EU, Cyanogen...), wiped cache, Dalvik... but results are the same: the damn message "connected as media device" is still there. (HowTos)

ACLU suing all major US carriers for failing to upgrade phonesview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – There's an article currently on Ars Technica which you all may be interested in. Quote: Civil liberties advocates have asked the US Federal Trade Commission to take action against the nation's four major wireless carriers for selling millions of Android smartphones that never, or only rarely, receive updates to patch dangerous security vulnerabilities. The request (HowTos)

Java Applet Attack Wipes Out Bitcoin Accounts On Mt. Goxview story

http://techcrunch.com – The price of freedom, as they say, is eternal vigilance. A user called bitbully on the Bitcointalk Forums found himself 34 bitcoins poorer when he visited a site claiming to be a chat service connected with Mt. Gox, a popular bitcoin trading service. (IT news)