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Deal alert: HTC offers the Nexus 9 for $199, a 50 percent discount the day after launch

This deal is good for today only as part of HTC's Hot Deals, which occur every Tuesday leading up to Black Friday.

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HTC discusses the Nexus 9, its insides and outsides, and why it costs so much

Chad Dial, HTC's executive director of emerging devices, lays it down for us in a one-on-one interview.

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Here's how Google's Nexus 9 stacks up against Apple's iPad Air 2

Sure, one runs iOS and one runs Android, but subtler differences matter as much in choosing between the hottest two tablets of the fall.

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Phablet vs. mini-tablet: The big choice between two smallish devices

As phones grow and tablets shrink, they’re merging in form, but not always in function. We size up the key specs and differences you should care about.

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Why you will (and won’t) want a 64-bit Android phone

New 64-bit Android devices are on deck. They may pay performance dividends—but not necessarily because they’re 64-bit.

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Mantis Vision hopes to bring Google's Project Tango tech to the masses

It's first order of business: an Android-powered tablet for developers to help make 3D model rendering a commodity.

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Amazon Fire OS 4 adds ASAP loading, user profiles, family media sharing, and more

Amazon's latest operating system is built on Android KitKat, though you'd hardly recognize it.

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Amazon refreshes Fire tablets, introduces Fire HD Kids Edition and Kindle Voyage e-reader

Amazon.com also introduced Fire OS 4 "Sangria," the next generation of software and services tuned for Fire devices

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Weara-what? Acer's 'Selfie-Hat' slaps a tablet on a sombrero, adds glitter

Here's what happens when companies get desperate for attention.

Video from IFA: Fraunhofer brings 4K TV to tablets

Germany's Fraunhofer Institute is bringing 4K TV content to second screens using tablets almost like magnifying glasses to zoom in on the picture.

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Best of IFA: The eye-catching new gear you need to see, from dirt-cheap PCs to smartwatches galore

The annual IFA trade show in Berlin was home to a slew of big-name gadget reveals. Here's a rundown of the devices you need to know about.

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