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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

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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

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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.

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Surface Pro 3 teardown shows the perils of sleek design: Thinner glass, harder repairs

Microsoft's new tablet proved nearly impossible to pry open, and the super-thin glass cracked when it did. Replacing screws with adhesives make the device lighter, but harder to repair or upgrade.

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Panasonic's rugged 5-inch 'handheld tablet' can heat itself in extreme weather

The Toughpad line of mobile devices also offers built-in heaters to keep the products warm in freezing environments

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Google I/O 2014: What to expect as Google increases its focus on 'connected' tech

An increased emphasis on wearables, the living room, and even cars will likely define the keynote of Google's annual developer conference.