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The future of the tablet is the PC

As the tablet market slows, mobile computing is gravitating toward devices that can convert from a tablet to a laptop and back again.

By August 22, 2015

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Vaio computers to return to the US to woo high-end consumers

Now owned and made by a private firm, Vaio computers are hoping for some success in the US, says The Wall Street Journal. But the company faces challenges.

By August 19, 2015

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Sony unveils smartphones with 13-megapixel front camera for selfies

The Xperia C5 Ultra and Xperia M5 include beefy megapixel cameras on both the front and back as Sony struggles in a highly competitive smartphone arena.

By August 3, 2015

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iPad Mini 4 may offer split-view mode to display two apps side-by-side

The next iPad Mini could let you view and run two apps side-by-side, according to a resource file from the Safari 9 browser in Apple's upcoming El Capitan operating system.

By August 12, 2015

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Rovio revives effort to push Angry Birds beyond the game

The company hires a DreamWorks Animation exec to spearhead the franchise's expansion, as Rovio seeks to keep milking the birds.

By August 11, 2015

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iPhone 6S may lack killer feature to drive sales, says analyst

Apple's iPhone 6S may not offer the necessary features to draw in enough buyers to boost fourth-quarter sales, according to the crystal ball of KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

By August 11, 2015

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Apple loses top spot in Chinese smartphone market to Xiaomi

After two quarters as the leader of the pack, Apple has dropped to third place in the world's largest smartphone market, says research firm Canalys.

By August 3, 2015

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Samsung unleashes its thinnest phone ever with Galaxy A8

The new phone is only .23 inches or 5.9 milimeters thin yet still packs a fingerprint sensor and a hefty 3,050mAh battery.

By July 15, 2015

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Apple scores 92% of smartphone industry operating profits, analyst says

The iPhone maker accounted for less than 20 percent of smartphones sold by the top vendors last quarter but ate up more than 90 percent of the total operating income.

By July 13, 2015

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iPhone sales to be higher than anticipated, analyst says

Sales for the iPhone may shoot as high as 51.1 million units this quarter, says UBS analyst Steven Milunovich, higher than Wall Street is predicting.

By May 14, 2015