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13 reasonable ipad pro 2 rumors

13 reasonable iPad Pro 2 rumors

Here's some of what to expect from the iPad Pro 2

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Tablet shipments drop to three-year low in Q2

Tablet shipments reached their lowest point in three years in the second quarter of 2016.

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9 ultrabook add-ons to power up your portable PC

Whether you just bought a new ultraportable device, such as a MacBook or Surface Pro, and it's accessories you seek, or you're simply looking for some new toys to spiff up an older ultrabook, these nine peripherals will all complement...

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2016 technology industry graveyard

Dell, Google and Microsoft are among those that have killed off products or services in 2016.

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Salesforce1 update will leave many mobile devices out in the cold

An upcoming update to the Salesforce1 mobile app will dramatically reduce the number of supported devices and effectively leave users of all but the latest and most popular devices out in the cold.

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Microsoft says it will customize Surface tablets for enterprise needs

Microsoft is open to the idea of customizing Surface hardware to meet the specific need of enterprise customers

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

Microsoft said its Surface devices generate about $1 billion in revenue every quarter, and the company hopes to raise that number by putting the devices on more corporate desktops.

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

Cool displays that can bend and fold have been shown in prototypes smartphones, wearables and other devices, but when will such products be available?

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

Apple is including the iPhone and iPad Pro in this year's back-to-school promotion because the company must manage a slumping smartphone as well as a stuck-in-decline tablet market, an analyst said.

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11 iOS 10 tips you’ll use

11 iOS 10 tips you’ll almost certainly need once the public beta ships later this summer or when the final OS reaches out in Fall.

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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

Dell has stopped selling its last Android devices as it washes its hand of pure tablets and focuses more on Windows 2-in-1 devices.

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Review: The Huawei MateBook has class, but lacks a few features

Huawei's new 2-in-1 MateBook has an excellent display and a good selection of hardware, but the design of its keyboard cover could use some tweaking.

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Should Microsoft release a Surface 4?

Microsoft will stop manufacturing Surface 3 by the end of the year, which raises a big question: Will there be a Surface 4? Analysts have mixed opinions.

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Asus challenges the iPad Mini with the less-pricey ZenPad Z8

At $249.99, Asus' new ZenPad Z8 tablet with Android could make one ponder why to buy Apple's iPad Mini 4, which starts at $399.

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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 slate tablets bigger than expected, IDC says

Demand for slate-shaped tablets is declining even faster than expected. For all of 2016, global tablet shipments will drop by 9.6% over 2015, market research firm IDC said, marking the second straight year of decline.

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