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Microsoft's Monday Mystery: A Tablet, an E-Reader?

Guessing continues during the countdown to Microsoft's announcement, which may involve a new partner along with a hardware entry.

Father's Day 2012: The Best Tech for Geeky Dads

Don't know what to get dad this Father's Day? We put together a list of some of the hottest tech items on the market.

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Microsoft to Enter Tablet Fray Monday, Reports Say

Will new device, if real, compete with iPad or Kindle Fire?

Nook Passes Fire in Web Traffic in June

The Barnes &Noble Nook tablet's Web traffic overtook that of the Kindle Fire for the first time in early June.

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Kindle Fire: Once Hot, Now Cold?

The online retailer's 7-inch color slate, a holiday hit when it debuted last fall, has "cooled with consumers," the Yankee Group says.

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Amazon Acquires Publisher Avalon to Boost Own Content

Amazon.com has acquired publisher Avalon Books, in a deal that gives the online retailer publication rights to over 3,000 backlist titles in the romance...

Apple Claims US Government Sides with 'Amazon's Monopolistic Grip' in E-book Case

The U.S. government has sided with monopoly rather than competition in bringing a case of e-book price-fixing against Apple, the company said.

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Publisher Settles in E-book Price Fixing Case

Simon & Schuster becomes the latest publisher to settle an antitrust claim by a team of states, while Macmillan, Penguin, and Apple fight on.

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Front-Lit Amazon Kindle to Debut in July?

Reuters reports that a front-lit version of its Kindle eReader will launch in July 2012.

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Kindle Fire Sales Didn't Collapse in The First Quarter of 2012, Research Group Says

The media misread the data, an NDC analyst explains.

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Hot Ivy Bridge Chips, GeForce GTX 690, the True Cost of Printers, and Nook News on PCWorld Podcast #137

Are Ivy Bridge chips really hotter than Sandy Bridge? If you buy a cheap printer, will you pay more for ink? Is the new Nook with Glowlight the e-reader to beat?

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Future Tablets will Crowd iPad, Kindle, Analysts Say

The iPad's market dominance will wane by 2017, while the popularity of Amazon's Kindle Fire is already shrinking.

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Barnes & Noble Nook Color, Simple Touch E-Readers, $20 Off

Barnes & Noble has its Nook Simple Touch on sale for $79 and its Nook Color on sale for $149, for a limited time.

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