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We live in an ever-connected society. So it comes as no surprise that there's an abundance of devices that help us stay ‘always on,' no matter where we are. One such device is the MiFi 2 from Novatel Wireless, an easily pocketable mobile hotspot that can be used to get high-speed 4G connectivity virtually anywhere.
Microsoft's new Windows 8 isn't sure if it's a tablet OS or a computer OS. But the Samsung ATIV Smart PC 500T (about $700) has no such doubts: it comes with no keyboard. For better or worse, it's a true Windows tablet. And, as it turns out, a very good one.
Razer is a company with a long reputation for building finely crafted gaming peripherals. Its new Taipan mouse ($80) is the company's slickest piece of hardware yet, showing just how elegant the humble mouse can be.
The networking world is edging towards a new, faster Wi-Fi standard, 802.11ac. Although the specification is still in ‘draft' form, Cisco is shipping a router and matching bridge that take advantage of the new technology in order to...
There was a time when scanners were a hot consumer item. But it passed. Nowadays, scanning is just a tick-mark item in the list of features on a multifunction printer. But Hewlett-Packard has injected a new twist...
Simply called "iPad," Apple's third-generation tablet improves on many of the features that helped its predecessors dominate the market.
Released during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain; Microsoft's Windows 8 Consumer Preview gives us a taste of the unified future of the world's dominant operating system. Windows 8 is the biggest departure from the look, feel, and functionality that has defined Microsoft's desktop OS for the past 27 years.
Research In Motion released the much-anticipated PlayBook OS 2.0 this week. The update infuses the BlackBerry tablet with additional functionality, including e-mail, calendar and contacts functions, and the ability to run some Google Android apps.
Priced at $99.95, the Fitbit personal fitness tracker consists of a digital pedometer that measures activity, iPhone app that tracks calorie intake, and Web tools to monitor your fitness on a granular level.
Acer is just one of many companies playing its hand in the rapidly growing tablet space. But can any tablet actually overtake the Apple iPad for the number one position?