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New app solves Windows 10's failure to hide the taskbar in Tablet Mode

Windows 10 is a great OS, but tablet users looking for a little extra screen space are stymied by the taskbar's refusal to fully disappear. Enter a new third-party utility.

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AMIDuOS lets you run Android apps on your Windows PC, now

The latest version of the app from BIOS maker American Megatrends adds Android 5.0 Lollipop capabilities, but you'll need a PC with built-in virtualization.


LG's Pad 10.1 tablet upgraded with better screen and more power

LG Electronics' latest tablet is more powerful than its predecessor, but it also has a slightly smaller battery.

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Report: Samsung prepping behemoth tablet with 18.4-inch display

This is firmly in the rumor category, but we wouldn't be surprised to see Samsung see how big of a tablet buyers would be willing to get.

Google's radical Project Tango tablet expands its reach to 12 more countries

Developers have built hundreds of apps for the tablet, which creates 3D models of its surroundings, Google said

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88,000 Nvidia Shield tablets recalled due to heat risk

Got Nvidia's 8-inch Shield Tablet? Thinks it's a hot piece of gaming equipment? You don't know the half of it.

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Microsoft updates some Surface tablets ahead of Windows 10's launch

New updates also fix a persistent bug with Windows 10 that prevented devices from receiving patches.

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US govt guide aims to bolster security of mobile devices used in health care

The guide looked at what security risks pose the greatest danger to keeping patient data private

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Microsoft's Surface 3 adds another carrier, now offering LTE from AT&T

The Surface 3 with LTE is gathering acceptance, adding AT&T on top of T-Mobile and Verizon.

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Samsung's new Galaxy Tab S2 tablets are thinner and lighter than the iPad Air 2

The two Android tablets will start arriving next month.

Surface RT tablets won't get their Windows 10-like update until September

Surface RT tablets aren't getting Windows 10, but they will get a minor upgrade with some new feature in September.

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Asus ZenPad S tablet offers 2K display and slim build for $200

The Asus ZenPad S is now on sale in the U.S., which gives you a worthy option if you're in the market for a budget-friendly Android tablet.

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Microsoft adds midrange $1299 Surface Pro 3 with Core i7 chip, 128GB storage

The new model is built for people who want more speed and don't mind less storage

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HP aims for quick switch to Windows 10 on PCs, tablets

One of HP's first products to get Windows 10 will be the 8-inch Pro Tablet 608 G1

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LeapFrog's new Imagicard games and LeapPad Platinum give kids new ways to play

This kid-friendly tablet has a Web browser hand curated by education experts, and Imagicard games combine digital and physical experiences.