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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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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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Work Hard and Stay Portable with Windows 8 Tablets

Join the tablet revolution. Windows 8 tablets are light and thin enough to take anywhere, and powerful enough to use for work.

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Acer launches $150 Windows tablet, upgrades Android offerings

Acer has refreshed its 8-inch Windows Iconia Tab tablet with a slightly more powerful processor, while pushing the price down further. Meanwhile, its Android lines have been upgraded.

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T-Mobile pushes paid data plans, makes room for bigger families

Not to complain too much, but it's getting tricky to keep track of all these promotions.

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Sony leaks Xperia Z3 tablet and smartwatch

The company published, then quickly pulled, a product image on its Facebook page.

The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook puts the focus on reading

Samsung and Barnes & Noble announced the co-branded tablet back in June. Now that it's here, take a closer look at its features.

Microsoft Looking to Make a Comeback in the Mobile Market

Bill Gates makes some arguments for the future of Windows in a new interview.

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Barnes & Noble, Samsung set to unveil Galaxy Tab 4 Nook on August 20

Two months after first announcing the plans, Barnes & Noble and Samsung will show off a new Nook tablet on Wednesday, August 20.

NFL brings Surface tablets to the sidelines--for watching replays, not checking Facebook

The tablets will allow coaches and players to analyze plays during the game and make adjustments along the way.

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FreedomPop's free data and voice service comes to tablets

The selection is limited, but the price is right with FreedomPop's new tablet service offering. Just be sure to read the fine print.

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No longer a niche product: Hands-on with the new Nvidia Shield Tablet

Nvidia's next Shield device is a lot more practical than the first, and is the first Android tablet aimed squarely at gamers.

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Lenovo stops selling small-screen Windows tablets in the U.S. due to lack of demand

Lenovo pulls 8-inch Windows 8 tablets, redirects ThinkPad 8 stocks to developing countries, where there's more interest

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The Week in iOS Apps: Revolution, too!

The game Civilization Revolution is back on iOS with a sequel. Other apps let you compare wines, get shopping deals, and better organize your photos.

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Barnes & Noble plots new chapter by splitting Nook, retail store businesses

Barnes & Noble says, once again, that it's time for the company's retail shops and the Nook to split.