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MojoKid writes "Today, a little Bumble Bee floated a new Asus Eee Pad Transformer firmware update packing Android 3.1 in all its golden sweetness. Quick on the up-take, Hot Hardware dropped the payload on to a microSD card faster than a hornet zipping around your Memorial Day weekend fruit salad bowl. Android 3.1 is about the little things, as they say. Resizable application widgets are really nice to play with; setting up your favorite home screen just the way you like it, so you can see as much or as little quick-take data as you want in your favorite apps and feeds. However, what's likely more impressive to die-hard Android fans will be the performance enhancements brought on by 3.1, with its significantly more responsive multitasking capabilities and even a slightly more responsive touch interface." Link to Original Source
BogenDorpher writes "According to a Citigroup analyst report, phone maker HTC is paying Microsoft $5 for every Android smartphone that is made. Apparently, this fee is a result of a settlement reached between Microsoft and HTC over patent claims." Link to Original Source
BogenDorpher writes "In a recent report by Greenpeace, Apple's reliance on highly polluting coal power at its data centers that house its servers has given the company the title of being "least green."" Link to Original Source