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Asus VivoBook convertible laptops surface

Asus VivoBook convertible laptops surface

A couple of Asus VivoBook convertible laptops have surfaced, and with them come a design element we've previously seen with Lenovo's ThinkPad Yoga: a fold-back display that transforms the laptop into a tablet.

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Office for iPad’s first update: AirPrint support and more

Office for iPad’s first update: AirPrint support and more

It has been a touch over a month since Microsoft released Office for iPad, and over the past 33 days users have been vocal about the various changes they'd like to see made. Following this, Microsoft has announced the first update for the software today, bringing about some of those most requested features.

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Lenovo ThinkPad 10 business tablet official

Lenovo ThinkPad 10 business tablet official

The Lenovo Thinkpad 8 tablet we recently reviewed is a solid Windows slate, but one that -- given its size -- isn't up to the task of more demanding business use. Lenovo apparently plans to fill that void with a larger Lenovo ThinkPad 10 business tablet that has shown up on its Australian website.

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Microsoft Surface Mini tipped for May launch

Microsoft Surface Mini tipped for May launch

Back in September, word surfaced that Microsoft would be releasing a Surface Mini this year, something that was followed up this month with sources leaking the tablet's alleged specs. Now another leak has surfaced, this one in the form of an Amazon listing hinting at a May launch date.

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Xiaomi unveils smartphone sales ambition, expansion

Xiaomi unveils smartphone sales ambition, expansion

Xiaomi, the Chinese handset maker that nabbed former Google VP Hugo Barra, has announced its plans to begin selling devices in the wider international market. Kicking things off will be an expansion into 10 markets, none of which are the United States, unfortunately.

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Jailbroken iPhones and iPads vulnerable to credential pilfering

Jailbroken iPhones and iPads vulnerable to credential pilfering

Certain iPhone and iPad models that are jailbroken are actively at risk of malware that "listens" to outgoing SSL connections and attempts to pilfer the user's Apple ID and password. The information was detailed by researchers after being discovered by a Reddit user, who asked for advice about it on Reddit's Jailbreak board.

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Lenovo ThinkPad 8 Review

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 Review

Among the series of laptops Lenovo has introduced over the past handful of months lies a small Windows 8.1 tablet, the ThinkPad 8. With the tablet comes a small form factor and a unique Quickshot cover, the most notable feature of the device. How does the ThinkPad 8 hold up against other Windows 8 tablets? Read our full SlashGear review to find out.

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Samsung Gear lineup now compatible with 20 Galaxy smartphones and tablets

Samsung Gear lineup now compatible with 20 Galaxy smartphones and tablets

Samsung's recently launched range of Gear products -- the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and Gear Fit -- have all gained support for a total of 20 Samsung smartphones and tablets, the company announced this evening. The support extends the number of devices with which the wearables can be used, making them a more attractive option for some.

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Roku 3 owners score search on mobile

Roku 3 owners score search on mobile

Roku 3 device owners who utilized the mobile app will soon have access to search on mobile, according to an announcement on the company's blog today. The same feature will then roll out to mobile users of older Roku players "in the coming weeks".

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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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Snoopy drone pilfers smartphone data

Snoopy drone pilfers smartphone data

At the Black Hat Asia conference in Singapore next week, the folks behind a drone called Snoopy will showcase how they can intercept data from smartphones using their flying craft. The drone works by spoofing wireless networks and connecting to smartphones with the WiFi enabled, allowing them to remotely capture login credentials, personal data, and more.

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Flappy Bird’s resurrection is imminent

Flappy Bird’s resurrection is imminent

Flappy Bird is an unlikely story of rampant success, unanticipated stardom, and, for some on the gaming end of the app, endless frustration and feelings of soul-crippling failure. It was a combination of all these things -- and a spark of controversy -- that led to the game's creator Dong Nguyen pulling his ware from its respective app stores, something he has announced plans to reverse.

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