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Nvidia Tegra Note paves way for more stylus-equipped tablets

Don't call it a reference design, but don't call the Nvidia Tegra note a retail product, either.

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NTIA appeals to FCC to let consumers unlock their own mobile devices

Soon you may have the government's backing to do as you please with your phone.

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Revamped Asus PadFone Infinity hybrid packs a more potent one-device punch

Meet the new Asus PadFone Infinity, an awful lot like the old Asus PadFone Infinity—but faster.

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Google now lets you change your password remotely on an Android device

If your phone is stolen, you can lock it, and change its password, from a website.

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Tablet sales forecast to pass PCs, laptops in 2013, IDC says

Tablet shipments will surpass total PC shipments in the fourth quarter of 2013, IDC predicts.

Microsoft dangles $200 gift cards to coax iPad owners to swap for a Surface

But don't forget: The second generation of Surface tablets is coming soon.

Tablets dominating tech market as consumers drop PCs

It’s the end of one era and the beginning of another: According to research from IDC, shipments of tablets are destined to surpass those of all PCs in the fourth quarter of the year.

Verizon to launch Total Mobile Protection program, for that added sense of security

Now you can pay a monthly fee to get a little more help with your device.

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Sony's Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition comes stocked with foodie-friendly extras

Sony's Xperia Tablet Z: Kitchen Edition comes with everything but the proverbial sink.

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Asus' Transformer Book T100

Asus' $349 Transformer Book T100 tablet has Bay Trail, Windows 8.1

Asustek unveiled a new $349 Windows 8.1 tablet called the Transformer Book T100, which runs on Intel's Atom chip code-named Bay Trail.

Intel's Atom chip code-named Bay Trail

Windows 8.1 tablets with 64-bit Atom chips not coming until Q1

Intel executives said Wednesday that the first Bay Trail tablets will use only the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1, despite 64-bit support on the chip.

Dell to revive Venue mobile brand with new Windows 8.1 tablet

Dell showed on Wednesday a new Windows 8.1 tablet called Venue, a brand name for mobile devices the PC maker abandoned when it discontinued shipment of smartphones early last year.

Trade-in market for older smartphones gets more competitive

As Apple and Wal-Mart enter the trade-in market, NextWorth ups its game, anticipating swarms of older phones being traded by users to fund new iPhones.

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