The Samsung vs. Apple case has been filling headlines for the better part of a year, constantly reminding us of the industry’s patent and IP issues. Two and a half days of jury deliberations resulted in what was deemed a “sweeping, definitive victory for Apple.” Apple was awarded $1.049 billion for Samsung’s copying of Apple’s intellectual...

Sometimes you find your self needing to open a link from your computer on your phone, but it’s so much work copying a URL word-for-word, letter-for-letter and symbol-for-symbol. Lucky for you and thanks to technology, you can quickly and easily transfer that link without leaving a paper trail. You just need your computer, you trusty Galaxy S II and a QR code reading...

Copy and paste has been a hallmark of the digital technology age, forever freeing us from the chains of retyping oppression. The functionality of copy and paste is different in all of its various manifestations and its upgrade on the Galaxy S II is no different. At first I was slightly confused as the copy paste interface was altered but rest assured, it’s better...

The Samsung Galaxy Note gives you Photoshop-esque abilities, right in the palm of your hand. This means you can do things like select portions of 1 photograph and move them to another–quite remarkable. Here’s how: 1. Navigate to the image you would like to work with, and select edit 2.  Select the selection tool from the menu on the left, and choose 1 of...

It all started with Apple bringing Samsung to court over their alleged plagiarism of iOS via TouchWiz. From then on it escalated to full blown war; Apple demanding access to Samsung’s works in progress, Samsung trying to block Apple from importing their Chinese manufactured products and the list goes on. Heck, I just wrote about Samsung’s SCloud service intended...

Since the launch of Windows Phone 7 back in November, we along with every other WP7 user, have been waiting for the copy/paste functionality promised in early 2011.  Paul Thurrott of the WindowsPhoneSecrets blog has recently posted information regarding this update and another due later in the year. First things first: copy/paste functionality.  This should be arriving...

Clipboard Tool Clipboard Tool Version 1.6 Cost: Free Area 51 Staff (Developer Info) [ratings] Copy and paste is so ingrained in our computer uses that sometimes we forget how easily one can be overwrote. With the Clipboard Tool you can manage a series of clipped item where you can choose to use or even export your stacked items. The filter let’s you...