Samsung Galaxy Tab A coming to America in May for $230 and up

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Samsung introduced a new line of Android tablets with 4:3 displays in Europe in March. Now the Samsung Galaxy Tab A lineup is headed to the United States. An 8 inch model will be available May 1st for $230, while 9.7 inch models will start at $300. For the most part the tablets have pretty basic […]

ZTE Spro 2 projector & hotspot hits AT&T April 24th

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The ZTE Spro 2 is a portable projector that also happens to be a WiFi hotspot… or vice versa. You can also use it as a portable power bank to recharge your smartphone battery on the go. ZTE introduced the Spro 2 in January and it goes on sale this week. Starting April 24th, AT&T […]

Deals of the Day (4-20-2015)

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The Amazon Fire HD 7 is already a pretty affordable tablet with a normal price of $139 and up. But today only Amazon is selling its latest 7 inch tablet for $79 and up. Want something with a higher-resolution display and a more powerful processor? Radio Shack is offering the Kindle Fire HDX for $105, which is […]

Android Wear update brings WiFi, emoji, and more

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Google is rolling out an update to its Android Wear platform that brings new features to existing (and upcoming) smartwatches. One of the biggest changes is support for WiFi, allowing you do more with your watch even when your smartphone’s not around. The update also adds support for always-on apps, allowing apps to stay visible […]

Chuwi Vi10 is a 10.6 inch Windows/Android dual-OS tablet

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Dual-boot tablets that can run Windows and Android software seem to be all the rage in China these days. But the Chuwi Vi10 manages to stand out from an increasingly crowded field thanks to a few special features, including two full-sized USB ports, a detachable keyboard dock, and a 10.6 inch display. The tablet should […]

Microsoft Office preview for Windows 10 phones coming in April

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Microsoft is splitting its suite of Office apps for Windows in two: there’s Office for Desktop and Office Universal. The next version of the desktop suite will be Office 2016, which will be the latest version of the company’s long-running office software with a new design and new features specifically aimed at power users. Office Universal […]

Deals of the Day (4-17-2015)

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The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 smartphone is expected to ship in May, and we had been hearing that it would go up for pre-order next week for $250. But the company let us know that it’s already available for early pre-order for $200 if you order before April 21st. That seems like a decent price for a […]

AMD exit “dense server” business, puts SeaMicro brand to sleep

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AMD may be best known for making processors and graphics cards that are used in some laptop and desktop computers. But a few years ago AMD acquired a company called SeaMicro which had been building “dense servers” that packed hundreds of small, low-power chips together to create high-performance, low-power servers. Now AMD is getting out of […]