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Google: More than one fifth of Android devices now run KitKat

Android phones running OS 4.4 (KitKat) now represent more than one fifth (20.9%) of all handsets on the market, says Google's latest platform version report. That is a marked improvement over last month month, when KitKat's market share was 17.9%, and…

HP bumps layoffs up to 29,000, plans to invest more into R&D

In May, HP announced it would be cutting 27,000 jobs worldwide or about seven percent of its total workforce. However, yesterday ZDNet broke down HP's 10-Q quarterly SEC filing which spells out the elimination of 2,000 more jobs than previously stated, making for…

Rumor: Sunset planned for Sandy Bridge in Q3, makes way for Ivy Bridge

Based on information provided by industry sources, Digitimes reports that Intel will begin phasing out Sandy Bridge processors this September. Intel's recent announcement of several brand-new, dual-core processors allow Ivy Bridge to finally thrive in spaces where Sandy Bridge has remained a long-term…