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The US smartphone story has been pretty consistent for well over a year: Android is now on more than 50% of US smartphones, followed by iOS. All others are losing share. 

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Report: iPhone 5 Gaining Share, Now Leads Android In US

According to Kantar Worldpanel Comtech research the iPhone 5 has overtaken Android in US smartphone market share. Buoyed by existing iPhone owner upgrades, which account for 62 percent of iPhone 5 sales, as well as some Android switching Kantar says that the iPhone now holds a 48.1 percent to 46.7 percent lead over Android in the US. This is based on “strong uptake of the iPhone 5 over the past 12 weeks.”

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Danny Sullivan gave the new Google Search app for iOS through what he calls the “Zooey Deschanel” test. Siri outperforms Google when it comes to non-search actions, but when it comes to searching, Google wins. 

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Have you played with the new Twitter iPad app? How do you like it? Danny Sullivan shares the good, the bad, and ultimately was pleasantly surprised.

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Study Shows Price The Top Consideration For Kindle Fire, Android Tablet Owners

When buying a tablet, what’s most important to you? Price? Apps available? Operating system? 

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Yelp is now rolling out an iPhone update that overhauls the business listing page, offering a cleaner, more user-friendly experience. Here’s a “before” and “after” screen shot so you can see the difference.