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Dell claims that the fourth-generation Core processors improve the device’s speed by 1.6 times and battery life by 2.5 hours. The addition of NFC means that users will be able to transfer files... by touching their device to other NFC-compatible products.

All of this means that the new XPS 12, which succeeds the original model launched last year, will start from $1,199.

For this, b...

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Similar to the S-Beam feature used by some Samsung Galaxy smartphones, according to Apple Insider, which first identified patent No. 8,458,363, the “System and method for simplified data transfer”... describes ways to use wireless to sync data between two electronic devices.

The patent calls “for the use of NFC components, which have yet to appear in Apple’s product lineup.”

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You need to have a cloud-based IT infrastructure that can deliver services to devices that don’t have a lot of local storage, if any. Even more importantly, the tablets need to be part of a multifaceted... program that integrates the complete mobile environment.

Mobilizing business processes

Introducing tablets into the workplace can be the catalyst for changing business processes – especially thos...

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In its annual Threats Predications report for 2013, security vendor McAfee says the development and deployment of increasingly sophisticated “ransomware” technologies that will lock up a... mobile phone or tablet, and threaten to keep it that way until a ransom is paid, will be a prominent trend in 2013.

“The harsh reality of these schemes is that users have no way of knowin...

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Initially branded as the Kupa UltraNote when it demoed at MobileCon 2012, the X15 tablet comes as standard with a 10.1-inch 1920 x 1200 resolution IPS display, Windows 8 Pro, 8GB of RAM, dual-facing... cameras, a fingerprint scanner and Bluetooth 4.0.

There are four different configurations to choose from, and this allows buyers to pick from 64GB SSD up to 128GB SSD or go with an Intel Core i...

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Smartphones, tablets and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) are becoming big topics in the business world, so much so that one enterprise developer reckons that business mobile apps will be the next big thing... in 2013.

That same developer, UK-based Mubaloo, held a talk on building business apps recently that included some great advice on what to do when developing and designing these applications. Here&#...

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On Sunday, Forget the Box reported that anonymous sources had divulged fairly specific pricing details regarding the component and construction cost of Nintendo's upcoming next-generation gaming... system. 

Named Wii U, the gaming console uses a tablet as the main controller for the system. This tablet allows a full range of controls of the on-screen action, and includes a camera on...

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The final instalment of the Mobile Shopping Survey, a three-part series on smartphone owners’ in-store retail experiences sponsored by AisleBuyer, was unveiled today and unsurprisingly found that... 60% of smartphone owners think sales staff would be more useful if they were on the sales floor, rather than being stuck behind a cash register.

The report noted that 57% of respondents think reta...

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Like most other media outlets, TabTimes has spent a lot of time reporting on Wednesday's iPad HD announcement. It's an exciting time, and we're closing in on the finish line. 

To... honor the wild, slightly frenzied ride we've all watched over the last half year or so, we decided to identify the most interesting, outrageous, and exciting iPad HD concept videos the web has seen. I...