Nokia Lumia 2520: A Solid Windows Tablet in Need of Apps

Nokia’s first tablet is smooth in looks and performance, but it’s held back by a dearth of apps.
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Nokia Lumia 1520 Marks Giant Leap (In Screen Size) for Windows Phone

The Nokia Lumia 1520’s giant size will turn off a lot of people, but if you’ve been craving Windows Phone on the big screen, it’s a solid (and your only) choice.
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Nokia Lumia 2520 Coming to AT&T November 22

Nokia announced today that its first Windows tablet, the Lumia 2520, will be available from AT&T starting Nov. 22. The 10-inch Windows RT 8.1 tablet will cost $400 with a two-year contract, or $200 if purchased with the Lumia 925, Lumia 1020 or Lumia 1520 smartphone. Introduced last month, the Lumia 2520 features Wi-Fi and 4G LTE connectivity, a full-HD display that promises better outdoor readability and 32 gigabytes of internal memory, plus a microSD expansion slot. The tablet is also expected to be available from Verizon, but no word on pricing or release date yet.

Five Tips for Getting Started With Windows 8.1

If you recently upgraded to Windows 8.1 or bought a new Windows PC or tablet, here are a few tips for getting around the new operating system.
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Android KitKat Update Rolling Out to Wi-Fi Nexus 7, Nexus 10

Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 owners are in for a sweet treat today. Google announced this morning that it has begun rolling out the latest version of its mobile operating system, Android 4.4 KitKat, to the tablets. But the software is only bound for the Wi-Fi models for now. Google says the cellular Nexus 4 and 7 will get the update “soon.” Revealed last month, KitKat offers several new features, including a more immersive design and a revamped phone app.

Latest Asus Hybrid Blends Power, Stamina for Bargain Price

The Asus Transformer Book T100 doesn’t look that much different from other Windows PC convertibles, but there are several reasons why it stands out.
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New E-Book Services Borrow a Page From Netflix

Oyster and Scribd let you read an unlimited number of books for a monthly fee, but is there enough content to make it worth it?
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Lenovo Launches Yoga Tablet With Multiple Modes and a Side of Ashton Kutcher

Lenovo is bringing its Yoga design to tablets.
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T-Mobile’s Next Act: 200MB Free Data Monthly for Tablets, Plus Trade-In Program

The Uncarrier is at it again.
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Nokia Shows Off Windows Tablet, Looks to Differentiate Lumia 2520 With Connectivity, Design

Nokia’s first Windows tablet, the Lumia 2520, will arrive in time for the holiday season. But is it enough?
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Acer Unveils Iconia W4 With Windows 8.1, Faster Processor

HP SlateBook x2: Two Devices in One, Master of None

SwiftKey Cloud Brings Your Favorite Slang Terms to All of Your Devices

Best Buy Launching Two-Day iPad Trade-In Promo Starting Friday

Two Apps for Channeling a Better Web Video Experience

One Size Does Not Fit All: Samsung Unveils Galaxy Tab 3 Tablet Series

Acer Aspire R7 Gives New Meaning to “All-in-One” PC

Green Throttle Takes (A Few) Mobile Games to the Living Room

Nuance’s Swype Android Keyboard Finally Hits Google Play