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- Microsoft updates some Surface tablets ahead of Windows 10's launch
- US govt guide aims to bolster security of mobile devices used in health care
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Microsoft has pushed out a new firmware update for its Surface tablets that improves how the devices work with Windows 10.
By Blair Hanley Frank | 28 July, 2015 06:59
Health care providers are increasingly using smartphones and tablets for tasks such as accessing and transferring medical records, and submitting prescriptions, but these devices may not be secure enough to protect sensitive medical information from hackers.
By Fred O'Connor | 25 July, 2015 04:33
Apple sold just 10.9 million iPads in the June quarter, a drop of 18 per cent compared to the same period the year before, marking double-digit declines that now stretch back to January 2014.
By Gregg Keizer | 23 July, 2015 06:33
Samsung Electronics' newest Android tablets might as well be called "the Galaxy Air" series. They are the company's thinnest and lightest yet, and could offer an attractive alternative to Apple's iPad Air 2.
By Michael Kan | 20 July, 2015 12:58
With global tablet sales flat, or even falling in some cases, there is a bright spot for hardware manufacturers: Company purchases of tablets for workers in jobs such as retail sales or field work.
By Matt Hamblen | 14 July, 2015 03:17
If you're an iPad user, you may have discovered a rather strange quirk in iTunes. Although the program makes it blissfully easy to add documents to certain apps by way of its File Sharing feature, there appears to be no way to delete those documents.
By Rick Broida | 22 September, 2010 01:58
Microsoft seems to be within a whisker of calling it quits on its failed experiment with the Surface tablet, the device powered by the ARM architecture and Windows RT, an offshoot of Windows 8.
By Gregg Keizer | 27 January, 2015 03:33
The ASUS X205 is one of three Windows 8.1 notebooks, all released in November, designed to halt the encroachment of Chromebooks into the low-end Windows notebook market. (The other two are the HP Stream 11 and HP Stream 13.)
By Howard Wen | 27 January, 2015 00:14
Samsung depends on Google's Android OS, but needs to find a way to differentiate itself from rivals who also use Android if it's to grow and thrive.
By Matt Hamblen | 12 July, 2014 03:23
Whitepapers about tablets
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