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What Would You Say To A 7-Inch Windows 8.1 Tablet With A Haswell Processor?

Things on the Windows powered tablet front are slowly starting to heat up, as hardware vendors around the globe are creating both horizontal and vertical…

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Dell shows an 8 inch tablet – the Venue

At Intel’s annual developer conference today, Dell introduced an 8-inch tablet running Windows 8.1. The Dell Venue will pack a Bay Trail quad-core processor, an IPS…

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Microsoft Reportedly Testing Second Generation Surface Tablets

The thing about a devices and services concept is that a company has to regularly update its hardware offerings. Regularly in this case being annually…

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Windows 8.1 Preview Becomes Unusable In Portrait Mode On Some Devices

The much enhanced support for portrait mode that Microsoft has built specifically for smaller tablets is one of the most focal new features of Windows…

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Wal-Mart Starts Selling Surface Tablets

Microsoft is actively trying to clear inventories of its Surface slates in order to get ready for the second generation Surface RT and Surface Pro…

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New Energy Efficient Intel Haswell Chips Coming This Year

Intel has recently made its anticipated Haswell lineup of processors official, with units now shipping across the globe. However, a pesky little USB hardware bug…

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Windows 8.1 Preview Drops WiFi On Some Surface Pro Tablets

I guess it can be said with reasonable surety that the networking components used on the first generation Surface slates do not always play nicely…

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AMD Shows Interest In Consumer Oriented ARM Solutions

Advanced Micro Devices reported its financial results for the second quarter of the year last week, and although sales were up quarter over quarter, they…

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New Microsoft Surface RT Commercial Again Goes After The iPad, Watch Here

Microsoft has just posted a revised version of a commercial that pitches its Surface RT tablet against Apple’s iPad. The previous version of this video…

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Steve Ballmer’s Devices And Services Concepts Starts Gaining Momentum

Microsoft CEO has occasionally been criticized in the media for his apparent lack of leadership qualities. But while there is little room to argue that…

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The Surface RT Loss Is Microsoft’s Biggest Miss Ever, Says Analyst

Microsoft announced its second quarter earnings earlier today, and as expected analysts were quick to weigh in on how they believed the technology titan has…

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The Windows 8.1 Ecosystem Is Still 18 Months Behind, Microsoft Believes

Windows 8 was a bold new direction for Microsoft, and the company was certain that the new platform would bring an avalanche of new products…

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Aggressive Discounts Will Not Help With Surface RT Sales, New Report Claims

The news first came out late last week, with Staples discounting the Surface RT, Microsoft’s first ever tablet by $150. The technology titan soon made…

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IDC Believes That The Peak Of PC Shipments Was Reached Two Years Ago

The state of the PC hardware industry keeps on getting worse. Earlier this month, both IDC and Gartner released their numbers and statistics regarding PC…

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Nokia Rivendale Codename Floats Up, New Lumia Handset?

What is today, the unofficial Nokia stories day? After the news of an unannounced Nokia Lumia 625 getting certified in China earlier in the day,…

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256GB Surface Pro Now Available For Purchase In China

Even though the Surface Pro was originally launched in two flavors, 64GB and 128GB versions, Microsoft soon unleashed a special variant of its premier tablet…

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Acer Rumored To Launch A New Version Of The Iconia W3 With An IPS Display

While other hardware vendors had been waiting for the release of Windows 8.1, with its support for smaller form factor devices, Acer was rather quick…

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Surface Pro Is Selling Extremely Well, Says Analyst

Microsoft may be pulling discounts and promotion for Surface RT left, right and center these past few weeks as the company tries to clear inventory…

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$150 Surface RT Discount Now Official On Microsoft’s International Websites

Word got out late last week that Microsoft was ready to roll out an impressive $150 discount for the Surface RT. This new discount was…

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Gartner: The Death Of Windows XP Could Boost Up The PC Industry

Microsoft will soon stop releasing security updates and patches for Windows XP, and though the news of the retirement may seem like dire news for…