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A Pocket-Size Solution for Enjoying More Entertainment on the Go

Tablets and smartphones have made it easy to stay entertained during your travels. You can fill up a device with music and movies to enjoy on the road, but you might find yourself having to pick and choose what to load because you don’t have enough space left on your ...

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

The last time I owned a videogame console, Hypercolor shirts were in, everyone pegged their jeans, and I had a perm. In other words, it was a long time ago. (It was the Nintendo Entertainment System, by the way.) I’m ready to get a new system now, and choosing one is ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0: A Pen-Based Tablet With a Premium Price

Shopping for a tablet with a stylus may stir up memories of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears.” The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is nice, but too big to hold comfortably in one hand, and the Galaxy Note II is easier to hold, but has a display that’s too small for ...

HP re-enters the tablet race with $170 Android-powered Slate7

HP re-entered the tablet race over the weekend with the announcement of the Slate 7. The company’s first tablet since the short-lived TouchPad will run Google’s Android operating system and sell for just $169.99. As you might surmise from the name, the Slate 7 will carry a 7-inch display operating at ...

Nexus 7 review: the best $200 tablet you can buy

In 2008, when the Eee PC was revolutionizing the computing world and driving every manufacturer to make cheaper and smaller laptops, Sony washed its hands of the whole thing. The 'race to the bottom,' the company said, would profoundly impact the industry, killing profit margins and flooding the ...