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Facebook and mobile manufacturer HTC have paired up to design and launch a new smart ‘social’ phone.
Why it matters
Internet use on mobile and average time spent on social networks keep growing year on year. The idea of pairing social and mobile seems like a natural combination, but what other digital applications could we pair up to make access simpler and more convenient?
Gulf News has teamed up with Tim Hortons to bring coffee lovers morning news when ordering their beverage. Headlines from Gulf News' Twitter feed are printed on the sleeves of coffee cups, keeping everyone up-to-date every hour.
Students at the Technical University in Berlin are developing a new digital photographic device that takes panoramic view pictures covering all angles. The device is in fact a soft padded ball with 36 integrated cameras. To take a picture, the ball needs to be thrown in the air. At the highest point, the ball takes one picture.