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5 tablets that reigned supreme in 2013

If you're aching for a new tablet, now is a great time to buy. Just make sure it's one of these.

2013: The year in numbers

How much is Evan Williams worth? What percentage of YouTube traffic is mobile? It's all right here

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5 fab phones that rocked our socks in 2013

If you're looking to buy a new phone, these should be at the top of your list.

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2014 will be the year of the mini-me phone

Expect a tiny parade of mini and lite phones to make their debut this year.

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Smartphone report card 2013: Which vendors passed, which vendors failed?

We'll give you a hint: BlackBerry did not make the dean's list.

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Don't pay more for holiday shipping than you did for the presents

Here are holiday shipping deadlines that you need to meet -- to save money or to save your neck when you wait too long to get a present on the move.

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Apple, China Mobile reportedly close to a deal

China's largest telecom could single-handedly boost iPhone sales by 20 percent.

Report: Apple buys Topsy for at least $200 million, gaining deep access to Twitter

Topsy analyzes social data across the Web, including all of Twitter's stream

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Tablets will rule 2014, analysts say, but vendors will battle

Tablets will out-ship almost all other PC form factors combined next year, forming nearly 50 percent of the total market, say analysts at Canalys.

Apple promises 'the Friday you've waited all year for' in Black Friday teaser

Yes, Apple will join the rest of the retail world by holding a sale on the day after Thanksgiving. But if history is any indicator, the discounts are likely to be modest ones.

on macworld.com