Don't-Miss Windows Tablet Stories

Make room for big tablets, all-in-ones at IFA show

Panasonic and Acer believe bigger is better when it comes to tablets and all-in-ones. This video report from the IFA consumer electronics show looks at Panasonic's 20-inch 4K tablet and Acer's 24-inch all-in-one.

Surface 2 invitation

Next-gen Microsoft Surface announcement expected on Sept. 23

Microsoft has begun sending out announcements to a New York launch for new Surface hardware on Sept. 23.

The best of IFA 2013: 15 eye-grabbing laptops, cameras, smartwatches, and more

Most years, the IFA trade show in Berlin is pretty boring. In 2013, it's anything but.

Panasonic 4K tablet has stunning screen and price tag

Bigger is better, at least in the minds of Panasonic and Acer when it comes to tablets and all-in-ones.

Oakley Airwave

Intel hires wearable computing talent, but it's late to the game

Intel has hired away the senior design director for Oakley, who will bring his experience with smartglasses to the "new devices" team within the company.

Aava Mobile's Bay Trail tablet with an 8.3-inch screen (1)

Small-screen Windows 8.1 tablet with Bay Trail chip on tap for IDF

Startup Aava Mobile's white-label tablet has an 8.3-inch screen and is aimed at enterprises

Reports: Power Cover to add battery boost to Surface tablets

Taking a cue from convertible tablets, the Surface Power Cover keyboard will include a battery to give users a bit more time before the tablet runs out of juice.

Toshiba Sattelite Click

Toshiba intros new Satellites: The ND15t notebook, Encore tablet, and Click detachable

The Satellite ND15t notebook and Encore tablet to use Intel’s new Bay Trail processors. The Toshiba Click is based on an AMD A4 processor.

Asus Zenbook UX301 Ultrabook

Asus demos two new Zenbooks, three Transformers, and an ultraportable laptop at IFA

New proudcts include Ultrabooks with Gorilla Glass lids, Windows/Android hybrids, and a budget-oriented ultraportable.

Reports: Surface 2 will get a Haswell upgrade

Two reports Wednesday claim that the next generation of the Microsoft Surface tablet will receive a upgrade with Intel's Haswell processor, plus more RAM.

Elop rises, Larson-Green falls in Microsoft CEO handicapping

With Stephen Elop tapped to run Microsoft's devices division, the former Microsoft exec has jumped ahead in the pack of candidates vying to replace CEO Steve Ballmer.

Microsoft Steve Ballmer

Ballmer departure could disrupt Microsoft's fragile transition plans

Microsoft's CEO couldn't have picked a more sensitive time to pack up his boxes.

Dell promises more Windows 8 business tablets

Windows 8 may be seeing sluggish demand, but Dell believes its the best OS for business tablets and plans to roll out more products built with the operating system later this year, a senior executive said Tuesday.

android apps

Android's swipe-to-shut myth and how to really close apps

You may think you're closing Android apps by swiping them away, but here's what that actually does and how Android's task switcher works.

on techhive.com