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Dyzplastic Android Mini Collectibles Series 03 To Arrive By End of Q3, Includes More Flexible Armsview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Dyzplastic‘s Android Collectibles are very popular amongst us Android geeks, and the Series 03 collection we got a peek at last month has been delayed. Originally, the series was supposed to be available by the end of Q2 this year, around June, but it’s now been pushed out to the end of Q3. But these are plastic dolls? Why the delay? (IT news)

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All Four Major U.S. Carriers Join Google, ISIS and Major Financial Institutions to Form Mobile Payments Committeeview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – When Google recently updated Wallet with the ability to use any credit card, I was in a training class. I immediately lost all focus in what I was supposed to be learning and began punching in my credit card info so I could use NFC to buy stuff. (IT news)

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Lenovo Offers New ThinkPad Carbon Fiber Ultrabookview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Lenovo unwrapped the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon notebook in Beijing on Monday, lighter, thinner and sporting better connectivity options than its earlier model, with design and features inspired by those common to tablets and notebooks, according to a company executive. The vendor said the unit is the thinnest and lightest 14-inch Ultrabook laptop on the market, a claim this product review supports wh (IT news)

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Today I Discovered: Talk Talkview story

http://blog.songbirdnest.com – “Today I Discovered” is an ongoing project here at the Songbird Nest, to see what our product can do for us as regular people looking to discover great new music too! (Software)

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HTC Rezound Android 4.0 Update Officially Rolling Out To First Batch Of Ownersview story

http://www.talkandroid.com –   After many months and countless leaks, the HTC Rezound smartphone is finally getting the Ice Cream Sandwich update with a heavy dose of Sense 3.6. Of course HTC promised the update would be here by the end of July, but hey— better late than never, right? (IT news)

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Apple, Samsung Square Off in Federal Courtview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung finally are going nose-to-nose in federal court in San Jose, Calif., following bitter clashes in courts in the United Kingdom and Germany over intellectual property, specifically ownership of technology and designs for mobile devices. The lawsuit carries the usual big questions common to patent disputes — who copied whose design, who helped themselves to tech (IT news)

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Are there any quality warranty/insurance providers that honor issues on rooted phonesview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hi guys, My question is pretty much as stated in the title. I want to root my phone and install a custom rom, but I dont want to fall out of warranty coverage so I'm looking at buying a third party policy that covers actual damages (faulty parts, electrical component failure, screen failure, etc) on phones that are rooted. Before a wave of commenters say "carriers don't care, sammy w (HowTos)

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Dell Pushes PowerEdge to Channel Partnersview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Dell (NASDAQ: DELL) is backing its data center advice to channel partners with some new heft in the form of marketing, training and support. (IT news)

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Symantec Replaces CEO; Sharpens Cloud Computing, Mobile Focusview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Symantec CEO Enrique Salem (l.) has stepped down. Chairman Steve Bennett (r.) succeeds him, stating that Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) has been “underperforming” amid the shift to cloud computing and mobile computing (smartphones and tablets, one would logically conclude). (IT news)

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Renewable energy: Australia could be hanging ten on the crest of a waveview story

http://www.itwire.com – Written by: David Heath | Published in: EnergyWave energy has long been seen as a viable solution for Australia's energy needs. This latest CSIRO study gives credence to that view and offers some advice on how to achieve it. (IT news)