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Tech Around the World: 1/3/2013

Ubuntu phone OS announced
As already teased and promised, today Canonical is taking the wraps off the mobile version of Ubuntu, which is built around the existing Android kernel and drivers.

Judge Says No One Is Confusing Apple?s App Store and Amazon?s Appstore
Apple suffered a major setback Wednesday in its fight with Amazon over the use of the term ?app store? when a federal judge in Oakland rejected Apple?s claim that the Amazon Appstore for Android was committing false advertising.

AMD to Officially Roll-Out ?Kabini? and ?Temash? Low-Power APUs This Quarter
AMD?s Kabini and Temash APUs will feature up to four x86 cores based on Jaguar micro-architecture, new-generation DirectX 11.1-compliant graphics adapter as well as a number of improvements related to heterogeneous processing and system architecture.

Samsung Announces New Windows 8 Optimized Monitors
Samsung has just announced its two new monitors as a 2012 year wrap-up, one of which has a touch screen and therefore the full name of the series to which it belongs is the Series 7 Touch

All eyes are on next week’s Tobii Rex eye-tracking Windows 8 demo
Tobii Rex, the eye-tracking peripheral for PCs, has the opportunity to make touchscreens look "so 2012" at CES 2013 next week.