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Is 64GB storage enough for a Windows RT tablet?

As we create and carry around with us more and more digital detritus, is the maximum of 64GB of storage available on Windows RT tablets going to be enough once users start throwing software and files at it?

September 4, 2012

Personal cloud to replace PC by 2014, says Gartner

The increasing use of smartphones and tablets for personal computing tasks is leading users to put a "personal cloud" at the centre of their digital lives, according to Gartner Inc. Where once they would have centralised their data on a PC, probably by synchronising with Microsoft Outlook, they will increasingly synchronise their data using cloud-based services.

March 13, 2012 by

Talking tablets, and more, with Lenovo

There is much talk of a 'post-PC' world in which smartphones, tablets and other digital devices take centre stage. Be that as it may, the PC-centred world is currently suiting Lenovo just fine: the company has recently overtaken Dell to take the number-two spot in worldwide PC sales behind HP.

October 19, 2011

Amazon: Prime subscribers 'love' digital media content

Once again, Amazon delivered big numbers within its second quarter earnings report on Tuesday. But instead of the product focus being on rumored tablets, investors were curious about Prime's digital video offerings.

July 26, 2011

Alcatel-Lucent 'radio' could cut mobile network energy in half

There is very little that we can do as a society to stop of the flood of mobile devices vying for wireless connections around the world. But what technology innovators CAN do is look for ways to minimize the environmental impact of the network infrastructure being deployed to support all those mobile phones, personal digital assistant and (now) tablets vying seeking to connect.

February 10, 2011 by

Tablets, price discipline may whack hard drive makers

Hard drive makers Seagate and Western Digital have painted a mixed view of demand. The consumer demand is weak and there are a few signs that tablets such as the iPad are hurting demand for drives. For now, these drive giants are maintaining disciplined pricing, but historically that doesn't last long.

January 19, 2011 by

Lenovo puts focus on smartphones and tablets

Lenovo has formed a new business division called the Mobile Internet and Digital Home Business Group that will focus on developing the company's internet-focused devices such as tablets and smartphones, the company announced on Tuesday.As well as portable devices, the MIDH group will be responsible for newly formed categories such as cloud computing, smart TV and the digital home, as well as the applications and services that will run on the devices.

January 19, 2011 by

iPad Killed Kindlenomics

With falling prices on more advanced multipurpose digital convergence devices such as the iPad, HP Slate and Android tablets, single purpose e-reader devices such as the Kindle face extinction.

March 23, 2010 by

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