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How to use your mobile device to control your home theater

With the right selection of apps you can transform your iOS or Android phone or tablet into an elegant home entertainment command center.

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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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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.

on pcworld.com

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Logitech's new Bluetooth keyboard quickly switches between PC, tablet, and phone

Just flip a switch on this new keyboard to switch between writing that email and responding to a text.

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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.

on pcworld.com

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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.

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Activision's Skylanders bridges the gap between tablets and game consoles

The next installment of Activision's $2 billion gaming franchise will launch on tablets with a bundled controller.

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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.