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Acer Iconia B1-730 HD details leaked

Acer Iconia B1-730 HD details leaked

At the CES event this year, Acer showcased some affordable tablets that included the Iconia B1-720. News is that an upgraded version will be announced shortly, and the new one is dubbed the Iconia B1-730 HD. The leaked press images showcase a tablet with a textured back panel, sporting the company logo branding on the bottom of the front panel.

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Xplore XC6 tablet series can survive 7-foot drops and offers Intel Core i5 power

Xplore XC6 tablet series can survive 7-foot drops and offers Intel Core i5 power

Xplore has unveiled a new line of tablets that are rugged and promise better performance than most rugged tablets. The new tablet series is called the Xplore XC6 and the series has configurations for different needs. Compared to the previous generation of rugged tablets the XC6 has a 30% increase in sunlight readability.

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Toshiba L and C series notebooks feature Skullcandy sound

Toshiba L and C series notebooks feature Skullcandy sound

Toshiba has announced two new lines of notebook computers that are aimed at the everyday users out there who want performance tempered with a lower price. The new notebook series includes the Satellite L55, L75, C44, and C75 machines. Both L series machines focus on entertainment features with the L55 offering a 15.6-inch screen and the L75 features a 17.3-inch screen.

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Toshiba Satellite S and E Series laptops arrive with Haswell

Toshiba Satellite S and E Series laptops arrive with Haswell

Toshiba has introduced some new laptops today, among them being three new Satellite offerings: the Satellite S55, Satellite S75, and the Satellite E45. With these laptops, which launch in the end of June, come a redesign targeted towards power users that is both thinner and better looking.

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Acer Iconia A1-830 tablet Review

Acer Iconia A1-830 tablet Review

Today we're having a look at a tablet that's very familiar, yet a whole new concept in Acer's brand of tablet releases. Here with the Acer Iconia A-830-1633, you're getting an Android tablet that's working with a 7.9-inch display with a moderate resolution, brightness, and a processor under the hood that should be able to bring you the best in news-reading apps and video. So what's the holdup?

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Intel Thunderbolt 2 adds Networking for PC to PC connections

Intel Thunderbolt 2 adds Networking for PC to PC connections

Already released with OS X Mavericks for Apple computers, Thunderbolt Networking will be coming soon to the PC environment. Intel has made clear this week that they’re bringing full demonstrations of this tech to NAB 2014, so the update for cross-device functionality is certainly close at hand. This software update will bring PC to PC connections with Thunderbolt 2 as well as PC to Mac.

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MinnowBoard Max lures DIY users with Intel Atom E3185 or E3825 CPU

MinnowBoard Max lures DIY users with Intel Atom E3185 or E3825 CPU

DIY types that like to build up various small PCs or other projects using cheap and compact hardware have several options on the market today. One of those options is the Raspberry Pi. Those looking for something with more power than the Raspberry Pi can now get their hands on a product called the MinnowBoard Max.

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Western Digital My Passport Pro unveiled with Thunderbolt

Western Digital My Passport Pro unveiled with Thunderbolt

Western Digital has introduced its newest offering, the My Passport Pro drive. Says the maker, this is the first portable dual-drive option powered by Intel's Thunderbolt. The drive launched today in both 2TB and 4TB capacities through Apple and various retailers.

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Intel acquires wearables company BASIS Science

Intel acquires wearables company BASIS Science

Last month, word surfaced from sources that Basis Science, maker of wearables, was looking to sell itself to a big-name company, with Google, Apple, Samsung and others having been tipped. Intel, as it turns out, was the company to take it over, with it having announced the acquisition on its website today.

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ABI Research tips tablet shipments to hit 200M in 2014

ABI Research tips tablet shipments to hit 200M in 2014

The tablet market around the world is booming right now with significant growth in the industry. The growth of tablet shipments and smartphones has come at the expense of the PC industry, which is seeing a significant downturn. New research looking at the tablet market from ABI Research has been published.

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Intel Broadwell chips to land in PCs in second half of 2014

Intel Broadwell chips to land in PCs in second half of 2014

Intel has been one of the top makers of CPUs for computers and other devices for years. The current generations of CPUs for PCs that sit at the top of the Intel heap are the Haswell parts that have been around for a while. Those CPUs are set to be replaced in the second half of 2014 with new and faster chips.

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Apple is Silicon Valley’s most valuable brand

Apple is Silicon Valley’s most valuable brand

Apple has the most expensive brand not just in the whole world but especially in its hometown of Silicon Valley. While that fact is probably already well-known, it is always good to have those backed up by numbers, or at least estimates in this case.

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