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Acer Does Not Expect 'Explosive Growth' for Windows 8 Later This Year

Acer's CEO suggests its plans for Windows RT devices could change because of the pricing of Microsoft's Surface tablet.

Google Play Store Set to Get Gift Cards, Wish Lists

Hackers uncovered code supporting the features in a new update of the store’s application package.

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Tablet Users Shop Online in Volume, Study Shows

Online shoppers are buying via via mobile devices at significantly higher rates every year, reports a Web merchandising firm.

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eBay Now Escalates Same-Day Shipping Wars

The auction site offers same-day retail delivery in a limited geographic area to rival similar and expanding services.

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iPhone Trade-In Flurry Begins

Seeking a used iPhone, or looking to trade up soon? After-market outlets are seeing an uptick in resales in anticipation of Apple's next-generation release.

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Holiday Tech: Droolworthy Gear Coming This Fall

Ultrabook laptops, games, and HDTVs are likely to be hot this holiday season. And it's not too early to prepare for Black Thursday. Here's the lowdown.

Mobile Shoppers Must Wait for NFC Payments

NFC-based mobile payments are still years from adoption, but shoppers can expect a plethora of contactless 'commerce services' first.

Laptop bundles, 46-inch TVs Top August Deals

Consumer electronics shoppers in search of bargains on iPhones, Kindle Fire should take a wait-and-see approach.

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Buy New Tech and Pay No Taxes on Your Purchase

If you're a lucky resident in one of eight select states, you'll have a chance to buy laptops, printers, software, and more in August without paying any taxes. Here are the details.

Google Play $25 Credit Amps Android Downloads

Nexus 7 owners who get a nudge to go shopping at Google Play are finding many interesting and budget-priced apps available.

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