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The video by Unbox Therapy shows a narrower form factor (about half a quarter coin narrower on each side or 1.5 centimeters overall), though the viewable screen size, which now goes closer to the edge... of the unit, is the same 9.7-inches as current iPads.

Other features borrow from the iPad mini including upgraded speakers and, with the new form factor, the ability for someone, as the narrator...

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Ahead of the expected unveiling at the IFA technology convention in Germany this week, VentureBeat writer Christina Farr got a peak at a prototype of the device.

In her report, Farr details that... the watch is about 3-inches diagonally and with dark black and grey coloring, although this may change in the final version of the product.

Farr notes that the Galaxy Gear smartwatch looks “...

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The speaker dock has front-facing, cinematic stereo speakers by Audifi, which optimizes bass frequencies through integrated air channels, as well as a built-in amp. The dock connects directly to the iPad through... a Lightning dock connector. 

The Thunderstorm Handheld Home Theater is available online at Belkin.com  and select retail locations for $199.99

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The 10-inch Android tablet is now being offered with a Desktop Dock and Bluetooth keyboard, while Polaris Office software is on-board so that students can create, share and store documents.

The... slate, which is available in black and white, also comes bundled with a one-year free subscription to a 50GB Dropbox account and a three-month pass to Hulu Plus.

As with the more conventional Gal...

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This will be "a new class of device which brings forward what we see as the inevitable convergence of the phone and the PC," aimed primarily at enterprises and enthusiasts — "people... like us," said Ubuntu chief Mark Shuttleworth. 

Canonical is using Indiegogo in hopes of raising $32 million over 30 days that will finance a limited production run of 40,0...

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As of January 2014, certified Windows systems will be required to support Bluetooth on all devices with Wi-Fi. Front-facing 720p webcams will be required for systems with integrated displays (tablets,... notebooks and all-in-ones).

Also, higher-fidelity audio requirements for speakers and microphones will be on the list.

In January 2015, TPM 2.0 (Microsoft's Trusted Platform Module for...

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The Redmond giant will offer attendees to its TechEd conference in New Orleans next week the opportunity to buy a Surface RT with Touch Cover for $99.99, or the 128GB Surface Pro for just $400 —... over half its normal price.

Despite the deals, it is worth noting that TechEd attendance itself doesn't come cheap. 

Access to the full conference costs $2,195, although a TechExp...

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At the very successful first edition of the Tablet Strategy conference, last April in New York City, many attendees requested that we hold a similar event closer to Silicon Valley.

This is why,... in 2013, Tablet Strategy will be a two event series. The first one, Tablet Strategy West, will take place on February 20 at the Marriott Waterfront, a splendid hotel with spectacular views of the Bay lo...

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The free TED Books app works with TED Books that will sell for $2.99 each and include video and audio embeds, social integration, and a suite of multimedia features. 

The non-profit company’s... slogan is “Ideas worth spreading.” 

TED Books are short, original, electronic books produced every two weeks by the TED organization. Titles in the TED Books lineup are typically under 20...