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The Best-Performing Android Tablets Today

Led by slates carrying Nvidia's Tegra 3 processor, Android tablets are highly competitive against Apple's iPad.

How Microsoft Surface Stacks Up Against Its Tablet Competition

How do the specs for the upcoming Microsoft Surface for Windows RT and Surface for Windows Pro compare with the Apple iPad? Here's what we know.

Microsoft Surface RT vs. Surface Pro: Which Tablet Will You Want?

Will big-ticket apps be ready for the two different Surface models when they launch? Which version looks to be the better deal? And will Microsoft's radical gambit in producing its own tablet hardware succeed?

Microsoft Surface Tablet: Your Next Windows PC?

Redmond's upcoming Surface hardware feels stylish, fresh, and exciting. Apple's iPad finally gets some real competition.

Hands-On With Qualcomm's Snappy Snapdragon S4 Pro Tablet

We go beyond benchmarks to see just how Qualcomm's highly anticipated quad-core chip may change your tablet experience.

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Five Thunderbolt Devices for Lightning-Fast Data Transfers

Looking to add some speed to your rig's storage gear? Thunderbolt is ready to take you to new heights.

Live Coverage: Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft's Steve Ballmer will very likely announce a pivotal new version of his company's Office suite at an event in San Francisco Monday. Tune in right here for our live coverage at noon Pacific Time.

TechHive: NBC Goes for the Gold With Live Streaming Olympics App

NBC Sports rolls out two free mobile apps aimed at helping you enjoy the Olympic Games, either independently or on a second screen.

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Review: Solid, but Not Revolutionary

The Nexus 7 does well in many areas, but its lack of expandability limits its scope.

Google Nexus 7 Could Heavily Impact Tablet Wars

Android still has a long way to go to best Apple's iPad. But the arrival of the Nexus 7--with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean as its operating system--may shake up the tablet market.

Hands On With Google Nexus 7 Tablet

We found both plusses and minuses in our initial test drive of Google's lightweight, inexpensive tablet.

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Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700 Review: Stylish, High-Performance Android Tablet

With its latest update, Asus raises the bar for Android tablet performance and design.

Windows Phone 8, Windows 8 Metro App Ecosystem Set to Grow

Analysis: If Microsoft truly fulfills its potential to unify platforms, that will give its operating systems a distinct edge and grant users a clear benefit.

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How Microsoft Surface Tablets Compare in a Crowded Market

Analysis: The ARM-based Surface for Windows RT may compete with other tablets, but the Surface for Windows Pro will more likely go up against Ultrabooks.

Microsoft Surface Tablet: Initial Impressions

Redmond has spared no detail in reconsidering what a tablet can, and should, be.