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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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Salesforce1 update will leave many mobile devices out in the cold

Salesforce 'has to draw the line somewhere,' one analyst says

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Microsoft customizes Surface tablets for enterprises

Microsoft has partnered with IBM and Booz Allen Hamilton to make custom software for Surface enterprise customers, and is open to customizing hardware as well

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Microsoft and IBM in a deal to push Surface devices to enterprises

Microsoft has also launched the Surface as a Service program so the devices are available to enterprises on a subscription basis

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Screens that fold and roll will arrive as early as next year

Screens that can roll up could appear in tablets that fold into the shape of smartphones

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Pressed by falling numbers, Apple adds iPhone and iPad Pro to back-to-school promotion

The inclusion of iPad Pro also syncs with Apple's assertion that a tablet-keyboard combo can satisfy the laptop itch

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Drawing on iPad Pro in OneNote vs. Evernote

The OneNote and Evernote note-taking apps are both useful, but one is thoughtfully designed for use with the iPad Pro and Apple's Pencil stylus, while the other ... isn't.

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Dell stops selling Android devices, won't deliver patches

Dell has discontinued Venue tablets with Android, and won't push out OS upgrades to current customers

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Should Microsoft release a successor to Surface 3?

Microsoft will soon stop making the Surface 3, and there are mixed opinions about whether there should be a Surface 4

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Invasion of the tabtops: The new hybrid tablets reviewed

The Surface Pro, iPad Pro, Pixel-C, and Galaxy TabPro S all seek to merge the tablet and the laptop, with mixed success

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Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 enterprise features

CIO.com's Sarah White takes a closer look at Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 all-in-one device to see how it fits into enterprise IT.

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Decline in tablet sales bigger than expected, IDC says -- and won't reverse course

Sales of detachable-keyboard tablets like the iPad Pro and Surface Pro are growing, but not enough to offset the steep decline in slate-style tablets

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Move over Skylake: An Asus PC with Intel's Kaby Lake chip is coming in Q3

The Asus Transformer 3 tablet is the first PC to be announced containing Intel's 7th Generation Core processor, code-named Kaby Lake

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55% off Rugged Geek Portable Power Supply and Vehicle Jump Starter - Deal Alert

Father's day alert? This gadget has enough power to boost most passenger vehicles on the road today, as well as mobile devices and laptops.

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33% off Fire HD 6 Kids Edition Tablet - Deal Alert

Save $50 on this popular kids tablet from Amazon. The Kids Edition includes a year of Amazon FreeTime Unlimited—a hand-curated subscription of over 10,000 kid-friendly books, movies, TV shows, educational apps, and games.

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Microsoft releases new Surface Book, Surface Pro 4 firmware updates

Intel figures prominently in the long list of new drivers recently released for Microsoft's laptop and tablet

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