Fujitsu unveils Stylistic Q555 2-in-1 tablet with pen support

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Fujitsu is showing off a new Windows tablet with a 10 inch touchscreen display, a keyboard dock that turns the tablet into a laptop, and support for pressure-sensitive pen input. The tablet’s called the Fujitsu Stylistic Q555 and it should be available in select markets in December or January. Just don’t expect it to be […]

Chuwi Vi8 Windows tablet launches in December for under $100

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Now that HP, Toshiba, and other big name companies are offering Windows tablets for under $100, what’s a Chinese electronics company known for producing inexpensive hardware to do? How about introducing a Windows tablet with better hardware for the same price or less? The Chuwi Vi8 Windows tablet is heading to China in December, when it’s […]

Acer TravelMate B115 portable laptop comes to North America

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Acer launched the Travelmate B115 notebook in Europe earlier this year, and now the company is bringing a version of the 11.6 inch portable notebook to North America. The Acer TravelMate B115 is now available in the US for around $380, and in Canada for around $440. The laptop features an 11.6 inch, 1366 x […]

Deals of the Day (11-19-2014)

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The HP Stream line of laptops are normally cheap, with pries starting at $199. But if you buy one right now you can also get $25 to spend on apps and games in the Windows Store. Microsoft is offering Signature Edition Stream 11 and 13 laptops with gift cards for $199 and $229, respectively. Both […]

Purism hopes to crowdfund a high-end, open source laptop

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Want a laptop that runs open source software, and only open source software? The folks behind the Purism Librem 15 want to build one… and sell it to you. Purism is running a crowdfunding campaign at Crowd Supply in hopes of raising $250,000 to build a premium notebook with a 15.6 inch full HD display, an Intel […]

Amazon Fire TV Stick is now shipping

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Amazon’s new low-cost TV streaming device is now shipping. The company starting taking pre-orders for the Amazon Fire TV Stick in October, and now Amazon has announced that the first units are shipping to customers. If you didn’t get in on the pre-order action you can still buy a Fire TV Stick. But you may have […]

Jolla’s first Sailfish OS tablet coming in 2015 (Crowdfunding)

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Jolla launched its first smartphone running the Sailfish Linux-based operating system last year. Now the company wants to add a tablet to its lineup, and it’s taken to crowdfunding site Indiegogo to raise money for the project. It took the company just 2 hours to meet its goals by raising $380,000 and taking pre-orders for 2000 […]

Amazon’s Android app now supports Lollipop, Android Wear

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Amazon may be busy developing its own version of Android for its Fire tablets, phones, and TV boxes. But the company wants you to use its apps and services whether you’ve got Amazon hardware or not — which is why it seemed a little strange that the Amazon Mobile app for Android didn’t yet support […]

Android 5.0 Quick Settings tricks

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Google changed the behavior of the Quick Settings panel in Android 5.0 Lollipop. Now you can swipe down from the top of the screen to view notifications, and then swipe down a second time to reveal Quick Settings with toggles for WiFi, Bluetooth, cellular data, and more. But there are a few things you might […]

Apple Watch, Android Auto apps on the way thanks to new dev tools


Apple and Google are both inviting developers to create new kinds of apps today. Google has released the first APIs for Android Auto, enabling developers to create Android apps that can work with supported in-vehicle systems. Apple, meanwhile, has released WatchKit, a new set of tools that let developers create apps for the upcoming Apple […]

Ramos launches i9s gaming tablet with Bluetooth controller

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Once upon a time tablets aimed at gamers had touchscreen displays surrounded by gaming buttons so you could hold the tablet in two hands while playing it like a giant Gameboy or PlayStation Portable. These days companies are taking a different approach. The NVIDIA Shield Tablet is aimed at gamers… but the 8 inch tablet […]

Marvell introduces 2 new ARM Cortex-A53 chips for phones, tablets


Chip maker Marvell launched its first processor based on an ARM Cortex-A53 design earlier this year. Now the company has two more chips on the way. Both are based on ARMv8, 64-bit architecture, feature support for 4G LTE networks, and are aimed at smartphones and tablets. The Marvell Armada Mobile PXA1908 quad-core and PXA1936 octa-core chips […]