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  • News: Hands-on: Google's new Nexus 7 gets a great screen and more processing pep

    It looks like Google is finally starting to take Android tablets more seriously. I took Google's second-generation Nexus 7 out for a spin and found it to be superior to its predecessor in nearly every way: The tablet has a better screen, better guts, and better software than the Nexus 7 that shipped last year. The only thing it doesn't do better than the original Nexus 7 is coddle your wallet. This new model costs $30 more (starting at $229 for a 16GB Wi-Fi model) but that extra $30 buy you a much better overall Android tablet experience.

  • News: 4G wireless now a necessity for businesses

    Sprint and AT&T both unveiled new 4G coverage zones today. The realm of 4G wireless networking continues to grow with each passing week, and for business users it has matured from a luxury to a necessity.

  • News: Google announces a quad-core, 1080p Nexus 7

    A sharper display, wireless charging, quad-core processor, and rear-facing camera: Google's 2013 edition of the Nexus 7 proves you can get plenty of bang for your buck, even though its latest entry in the budget tablet market now exceeds that magical $199 price point.

  • News: Google Chromecast controls TV from smartphones, tablets, laptops

    Google Wednesday launched a small $35 device, called Chromecast, that lets users send videos and music from smartphones, tablets and laptops to high definition TV sets.

  • News: Nexus 7 2 arrives with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

    As expected, Google today announced a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet running Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.

  • News: Nexus 7 2 on sale at Best Buy

    Google's next-generation Nexus 7 tablet is already on online pre-order at Best Buy starting at $229.99 for a 16 GB version, ahead of its official launch by Google later today.

  • News: New Nexus 7 2

    Google is expected to announce its second-generation Nexus 7 tablet at an event today in San Francisco, according to a news report citing details released by retailers.

  • News: Mac sales slide for third straight quarter, fall 7%

    Mac sales in the second quarter contracted by nearly 7%, the third consecutive quarter of decline, sliding to 3.75 million systems, the lowest number in more than two years, the company reported

  • News: Google Nexus 7 2 up for pre-order before launch

    Google's Nexus 7 2 tablet, despite not being announced, has gone up for pre-order at Best Buy.

  • News: New Nexus 7 leaks

    Hey, did you know that Google has a new Nexus 7 tablet coming? Well, if not, you are just about the last person on the Internet to miss that. This next generation of Google's mid-sized tablet has suffered more leaks than the Lusitania. (Too soon?)

  • News: Surface RT $900M pounding renews calls for Office on iPad

    Armed with a $900 million argument, an analyst raised the Office-on-iPad banner, saying that the flop of the Surface RT gives Microsoft a chance to make billions in lemonade from its lemon.

  • News: Apple's interest in supersized iPad signals mimicry of Microsoft

    Apple's reported interest in a larger iPad tablet with a 13-in. screen shows that the Cupertino Calif. company is thinking along some of the same lines as its rival Microsoft, analysts said today.

  • News: Apple testing 13in iPad

    Apple is reportedly testing a new iPad with a 13in screen and larger displays for the iPhone.

  • News: Microsoft embraces Surface RT price cut -- and $900M write-down -- by poking fun at Apple's iPad

    The day after Microsoft took a $900 million charge against its Surface RT tablet -- sparking rumors it would dump the poor-selling device -- the company unveiled a new ad that took on Apple's iPad by touting the Surface RT's lower price of $349.

  • News: Source: Microsoft Surface RT isn't dead

    Microsoft recorded a $900 million charge against its fourth-quarter earnings for "inventory adjustments" on its Surface RT tablet. Does that mean that the Surface RT is dead? No, a source close to the company told PCWorld.

  • News: New Nexus 7 processor

    The second-generation 7-in. Nexus 7 tablet, which Google may unveil next week, includes two cameras and is expected to run Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean), according to leaked photos and video.

  • News: Nvidia sees good Windows RT future, even as analysts see platform's demise

    Even as the market for Surface RT and other Windows RT tablets grows more dire by the day, chip supplier Nvidia said it remains bullish to the platform and is committed for the long term.

  • News: New Nexus 7 all but confirmed

    I thingk have a pretty good idea of what Google's going to announce at its event next week: As if the multitude of leaks and rumors didn't already give it all away, someone appears to have handed Android Central what's likely a prototype of the next Nexus 7.

  • News: New Nexus 7 tablet leaked in pictures

    We've had leaked information about the new Google Nexus 7 tablet's release date and specs and now we can see what it looks like.

  • News: New Intel chief sees $150 Atom tablets this year

    Upcoming Atom chips from Intel will appear in tablets priced as low as US$150, the company's CEO said Wednesday, vowing that Intel will not get caught flat footed again by "the next big thing."



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