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Microsoft reneges on promise to Surface Pro 3 owners

As if the ongoing battery problems weren’t bad enough, Microsoft is not honoring its $200 replacement offer

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Microsoft remains silent as Surface Pro 3 battery woes pile up

Surface Pro 3 owners with LGC batteries report their tablets have to stay plugged in to remain operational

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Up To $50 off Various Amazon Kindle Models, Limited Time Discount for Prime Members Only - Deal Alert

If you're an Amazon Prime member, or have an active 30-day free trial, you'll get up to $50 off various popular Kindle e-readers for a limited time.

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Prime Members Now Get Unlimited Reading On Any Device, Amazon Announces - Deal Alert

Prime Reading is the new benefit to Prime members, and it gives you unlimited access to over a thousand books, current issue magazines, comics, Kindle Singles, and more. With access from any device – including your phone, tablet, or...

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27% off AUKEY SoundTank Bluetooth Water Resistant Speaker with 30-Hour Playtime - DealPost

Weighing in at just over a pound, the AUKEY SK-M12 is the ideal lightweight, water resistant companion speaker. Dual 5 watt speaker drivers powered by a 2600mAh rechargeable battery deliver up to 30 continuous hours of wireless sound....

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Buggy KB 3194496 patch redlines Chinese-enabled Surface Pro 4s, Surface Books

If you have the Chinese Simplified or Traditional IME installed on your tablet or laptop, watch out for Windows 10 build 14393.222

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60% off ZeroLemon ToughJuice USB-C 30000mAh Macbook Compatible Power Bank - Deal Alert

World's Toughest USB-C/Type-C External Battery Pack @ 30000mAh Capacity. Charges the iPhone 6s 11 times, the iPhone 6s Plus/Galaxy S7/LG G5/HTC One/Nexus 6P 7 times or MacBook once.


Hybrid tablet showdown: Huawei Matebook vs Microsoft Surface Pro 4's Sarah White puts these two hybrid tablets through the paces to see which one is the best fit for the enterprise.

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Prime Members Get 50% off Microsoft Foldable Keyboard for iOS, Android, and Windows devices - Deal Alert

Thin, lightweight, easy to use and splash resistant. This folding but full size keyboard from Microsoft lists at $100 but is currently offered for $50 to Prime Members, or those with a Prime free trial.

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56% off Poweradd Pilot X7 20,000mAh Power Bank for Smartphones and Tablets - Deal Alert

Charge your mobile devices quickly and several times over without needing to recharge this power bank from Poweradd, currently discounted 56% off its typical list price on Amazon.

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38% off Maxboost 4.8A/24W Dual USB Port Smart Car Charger - Deal Alert

This 24W / 4.8A USB car charger safely charges your favorite mobile devices at high speed, is highly rated on Amazon, and is currently discounted 38% to just $9.99.

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Best Deals of the Week, August 29 - September 2 - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week, the week of August 29th. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted!

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Up to 22% off Various Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Models - Deal Alert

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is the tablet that can replace your laptop. Use the included Surface Pen to mark-up presentations, sign documents, take notes and much more.

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Microsoft finally fixes Surface Pro 3 battery woes

Initial reports about the Simplo battery firmware update are positive, but why did it take Microsoft so long?

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Google outlines security features in Android 7.0 Nougat

Improvements include faster direct boot, streamlined software updates, and enhanced integration with corporate directories

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Android Nougat: A yawner, except on the Pixel-C

The new Android OS offers fewer updates than even iOS 10, but it may boost Android tablets

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Surface Pro 3's massive battery drain is a software problem, Microsoft says

Surface Pro 3 owners may not have to deal with a battery recall, after all

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Microsoft is charging Surface Pro 3 customers to fix defective Simplo batteries

If you have a Simplo (not LGC) battery, you may be asked to spend $500 or more to fix Microsoft's problem

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