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Qualcomm planting seeds for 4K video, silicon brains in mobile devices

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 chip has graphics, computing and wireless features that could make it into lower-end chips.

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Mobile devices to get faster LP-DDR4 memory next year

LP-DDR4 memory will start appearing in tablets next year, two years earlier than expected

Lenovo plans new small-screen Windows tablet for US market

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Lenovo has stopped sales of small-screen Windows tablets in the US, but says it will be back with a new model

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Lenovo stops selling small-screen Windows tablets in the U.S. due to lack of demand

Lenovo pulls 8-inch Windows 8 tablets, redirects ThinkPad 8 stocks to developing countries, where there's more interest

Tablets to Take You Anywhere

A must have in today's fast-paced world, tablets provide all the tools you need to work and play without weighing you down.

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Report: Two more HTC execs to leave the company

The chiefs of marketing and operations are departing the Taiwanese company.

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Wall Street Beat: Tech sales news mixed ahead of earnings

Top vendors are set to release earnings as PC sales flatten after a period of decline and tablet growth drops

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Tablet sales dip, as market matures

The uptick in tablet sales couldn't last forever, as quarter-over-quarter sales drop.

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Samsung expects slower smartphones market growth and competition to hit profits

Samsung Electronics said it is facing increased competition in China and Europe

Turn tablet time into learning time with fun apps

If your kids love using tablets to play games, it's easy to sneak in some educational content without ruining the fun.

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The tablet’s tortured past: 8 failures that led to the slates we use today

They were flat. Many had pens or touchscreens. And most of them died. Swipe back in time to see how tablets have evolved to the Surface, iPad, and Android slates we use today.

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Panasonic launches Windows hybrid tablet for classrooms

Panasonic debuts the 10-inch "3E" tablet, a Windows hybrid with features to facilitate STEM education.

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Google paves way for 64-bit Android L devices by year end

The first 64-bit tablets and smartphones with Android L could arrive as early as October.

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Intel's mood-capturing 3D camera will be in tablets early next year

The RealSense cameras will be able to assess facial expressions and scan 3D objects.

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Barnes & Noble plots new chapter by splitting Nook, retail store businesses

Barnes & Noble says, once again, that it's time for the company's retail shops and the Nook to split.