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More Efficient ”Cherry Trail” Processor Expected to Replace Intel’s Bay Trail in Tablets Starting Late this Year

The Bay Trail series of Intel Atom processors were a significant improvement in battery life and performance when compared to their predecessor. Now Intel is preparing a new version that[...] Read full article

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Microsoft Talks Up Windows 8.1 Update 1, Lower Tablet Pricing

A Microsoft official has confirmed that updates to Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8 will happen this spring, while corroborating that the update will include tweaks for non-touch PCs. Learn[...] Read full article

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Asus VivoTab Note 8 Now Available from the Microsoft Store

What is apparently the first mid-range Windows tablet with a Wacom touch-sensitive display can now be ordered, a bit earlier than expected and for a slightly higher price. Read full article

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Rumor: Google to Launch an 8-Inch Nexus Tablet

Google will soon replace the Nexus 7 with its own 8-inch tablet, according to a recent report. Read full article

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Global Shipments of Branded Tablets Up 24% Last Quarter

The market for brand-name tablets was up strongly in the final quarter of last year, with Android-based devices narrowly outselling Apple's iPad, according to industry analysts. Read full article

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Microsoft Might Be Tweaking Windows 8.1.1 To Use Less Memory

Mid-range Windows tablets are a hot item right now, and an unconfirmed report indicates that an upcoming update to Microsoft's operating system might make life easier for the companies that[...] Read full article

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Intel is Paying Tablet Makers to Use Its Chips

Intel wants its Bay Trail chips to power 40 million tablets in 2014, and it's willing to help pay tablet manufacturers to make it happen. Read full article

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Asus PadFone X Phone/Tablet Combo Coming to AT&T

The Asus PadFone X isn't a phablet -- It's a phone that can be plugged into a 9-inch, 1080p tablet dock. This unusual device is coming to AT&T later this[...] Read full article

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Asus VivoTab Note 8 Windows Tablet Will Boast a Wacom Stylus, Low Price

Asus has unveiled an inexpensive Windows 8.1 tablet, the VivoTab Note 8 with a Wacom digitizer stylus, which it claims will be the "best pen-based tablet for productivity or creativity." Read full article

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There Could Be Nearly 300 Million Tablets in Use Worldwide by Year’s End

The number of tablets in use made by Apple, Samsung, and other top brands could exceed 285 million by the end of 2013, according to ABI Research. Read full article