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UK Cell Company O2 Exposes Customer Phone Numbers To Websites [Updated]

O2's Twitter feed this morning

O2, once Apple’s exclusive cell phone company reseller of iPhones in the UK, has been caught exposing user phone numbers in the headers sent to websites its customers visit while using its 3G network.

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Apple Set To Open Retail Store Within London’s World Famous Harrods Department Store [Rumor]

Apple Set To Open Retail Store Within London’s World Famous Harrods Department Store [Rumor]

Apple seems to be pushing its “store-within-a-store” concept this year. The Cupertino company has already established stores within Best Buy in the U.S., and it has plans for a further 25 to be installed within Target stores. But it seems the concept is going international, with plans for an Apple retail store within the world famous Harrods department store in London.

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Today At Cult Of Android: Android 4.0 Rolls Out To All WiFi Motorola XOOMs, Sony To Release 11 Additional Handsets This Year, And More…

Today At Cult Of Android: Android 4.0 Rolls Out To All WiFi Motorola XOOMs, Sony To Release 11 Additional Handsets This Year, And More…

Android may not be every Mac user’s cup of tea, but it’s the biggest mobile operating system in the world, and it’s important to know what’s going on with Android — what it’s doing right, and what it’s doing wrong. Here’s the best stories that hit today over at our sister site, Cult of Android.

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See Exactly How They Make This Smart Wooden iPad Stand By Hand [Video]

Woodpad

I rather like the look of these handmade wooden iPad stands from Woodpad here in the UK.

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Stonehenge Experience App Takes You On A Pocket Sized Guided Tour [Review]

Stonehenge Experience for iOS

I’m lucky: the real Stonehenge is only about 40 minutes’ drive from my front door, so I can go and visit whenever I like. For students of prehistoric monuments who live further afield, the Stonehenge Experience app for iPad offers a tiny glimpse of what this ancient English stone circle is all about.

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English-Speaking Countries Usually Get The Best Prices On Earth On New Apple Products

English-Speaking Countries Usually Get The Best Prices On Earth On New Apple Products

If you are looking for the best online deals from an Apple Store, it would pay to head to the United States, or any English-speaking store, a new analysis finds.

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Apple iPod Touch, iPad Lead List of Favorite Holiday iGifts [Survey]

Apple iPod Touch, iPad Lead List of Favorite Holiday iGifts [Survey]

In the war between Apple and Android, there are no holiday breaks. That incessant back-and-forth could be seen in how many devices were activated during the Christmas weekend. According to a mobile analytics firm, Apple destroyed Android in places like the U.S., the U.K. and Germany, often spearheaded by the iPod touch and iPad.

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Europe’s Financial Mess Means Slumping Overseas iPhone Market

Europe’s Financial Mess Means Slumping Overseas iPhone Market

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Does talk of the Euro economic crisis make your eyes glaze over? Perhaps this will get your attention: The down European economy is costing the iPhone marketshare as consumers keep a tight hold on their cash. The bright side: the U.S. and U.K. love of everything Apple has become stronger.

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UK Parliament Spends $26,000 On iPad Experiment

UK Parliament

(Parliamentary copyright images are reproduced with the permission of Parliament, under Creative Commons license.)

The UK Parliament spent £17,000 (about $26,000) on a total of 34 iPads for official use this year.

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Control This Cute Little Printer With Your iPhone And Make A Personal Mini Newspaper

Little Printer says hello

London based design consultancy BERG have surpassed themselves with their latest idea, simply called Little Printer.

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