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The Google Play Edition of the LG G Pad 8.3 is now receiving the Android 5.0 LollipopOTA update. Your typical rollout schedule is in place, so it may be a few days before it lands on your G... Pad, but you can celebrate that you are the first GPE device to receive the Lollipop update.

It appears the update runs a little over 400MB and requires that you have another one hundred MB of...

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Founded in 2010, fast-growing Revel offers businesses an iPad-based point-of-sale system.

The funding is led by New York City-based private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS)... and other strategic investors. As part of the deal, Sanjay Swani, a general partner at WCAS and Co-Head of the WCAS Information/Business Services industry practice, will join Revel’s Board of Direc...

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Not that Apple ever was seriously threatened, but the second quarter saw Android take two percentage points from iOS for a 32% share of enterprise activations as ranked by Good Technology’s Good... Mobility Index. In its newest report released today, Android’s share stands at 29% for the third quarter, while iOS stands at 69%, up from 67% in Q2.

For the sixth consecutive quarter, Wind...

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With its primary focus on consumers, Apple has struggled to address the extensive support needs its fast-growing base of enterprise customers has; a group that typically requires comprehensive support.

Apple's... surprise solution was its blockbuster announcement back in July of an alliance with enterprise stalwart IBM and a new AppleCare for Enterprise initiative. IBM also announced a series of IBM MobileFirst apps desig...

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After many months of speculation, the software giant released Office for iPad apps back in March and says they’ve been a runaway hit in terms of downloads – over 40 million. It hopes to... strike similar gold with Android.

“Today we’re taking the next major step to bring Office to everyone, on every device, and I’m excited to announce that Office apps customers...

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The tech giant has added to its Aspire Switch line with the Aspire Switch 12, an Intel-powered, 12.5-inch display Windows 8.1 device that features five modes. Aspire already offers an Aspire Switch... 10 model.

Acer describes the five modes as: notebook, pad, display, tent and desktop. The jack-of-all-trades flexibility is enabled by the detachable, 1920 x 1080 HD display.

The &ldquo...

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IDC, which tracks worldwide tablet shipments on a quarterly basis, says back-to-school promotions in the U.S. and an “appetite for connected tablets” promoted by carriers had the biggest... impact on the rise in sales that saw shipments grow 11.2% compared to the earlier quarter.

"Not only is the US market one of the largest for tablets, but third quarter results also indicat...