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Derek Kessler

Derek Kessler is Special Projects Manager for Mobile Nations. He's been writing about tech since 2009, has far more phones than is considered humane, still carries a torch for Palm, and got a Tesla because it was the biggest gadget he could find. You can follow him on Twitter at @derekakessler.

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iPhone 5 splits into two models, one for US GSM+LTE, another for CDMA+LTE and everybody else

iPhone 5 splits into two models, one for US GSM+LTE, another for CDMA+LTE and everybody else

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During today's iPhone 5 press event, they made a point of paying special attention to the new radio chip at use in the new smartphone. Like iPhones before it, the iPhone 5 uses a single chip to manage all of the various radios and bands it has to address in order to be used on networks around the globe. Problem is, throwing LTE into the mix makes things a little more complicated. LTE...

Honda's HondaLink system to bridge 2013 Accord with the cloud, via your iPhone

Honda's HondaLink system to bridge 2013 Accord with the cloud, via your iPhone

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More and more, automakers are coming to the realization that most drivers aren't interested in having a separate collection of music on their phones than in the car. That's why dedicated in-car hard drives gave way to iPhone cables in recent years, and now moving forward they're looking to utilize those cables in a more serious manner with their own service powered by Harman's Aha Radio...