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Faulty charger forces Nokia to halt Lumia 2520 tablet sales for electric shock risk

The AC-300 charger can give users an electric shock, but no incidences have been confirmed so far

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See ya, Microsoft: Intel looks to Android for growth in tablets

Intel projects Android will be in 80 percent to 90 percent of the tablets it expects to ship with its chips this year

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Allwinner bringing 4K video to smartphones and tablets

Allwinner will ship its A80 board, which has eight ARM CPUs and 64 PowerVR graphics cores.

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T-Mobile adds more free tablet data, knocks off the hardware premium

Subscribers can now snag an LTE-enabled tablet for the same price as the Wi-Fi-only model.

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Need Wi-Fi access? Just reach out and touch your router

The Wi-Fi Alliance adds near-field communication to WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup), so that NFC-enabled devices can gain network access by simply tapping an access point.

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More low-price Android tablets coming from Lenovo

Lenovo's new A7-50, A8 and A10 tablets have quad-core processors and 1280 x 800 pixel screens, and run Android.

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Intel taps China's little-known 'white box' makers to fuel tablet chip business

China's white box tablet makers are flooding the market with products

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How to turn an old phone or tablet into a PC productivity tool

That old phone needn't sit in the junk drawer. With the right apps, it can work with your PC to add useful features or speed up tasks.

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Microsoft and Google aren't happy with mutant Android-Windows hybrids

Android and Windows in one device may appeal to users, but Microsoft and Google reportedly aren't happy with the idea of sharing space on the same PC.

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Europe embraces common charger rules to end mobile compatibility nightmare

New rules for radio devices are also approved.