A Second Major Home Automation System Invention from Apple Surfaced last week

A Second Major Home Automation System Invention from Apple Surfaced last week
A controller can be implemented, for example, on a general-purpose computing device such as a desktop computer, laptop computer, tablet computer, smart phone, other mobile phone, other handheld or wearable computing device, by providing the …
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A Parent's Guide to Tablets – Which One Is Right for My Family?
Venturing into the $ 500-$ 1,000 range is where you start to hit the sweet spot in tablet computing. This is also where you begin to cross over into the convertibles and laptops with regards to performance. In fact, with so many new laptops getting …
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Microsoft's Top 8 Tech Predictions For 2016
Fifty-seven years after the first lightpen, 53 years after the first stylus-driven graphics tablet, 27 years after the first stylus-driven slate computer and 14 years after Microsoft launched the Tablet PC, stylus-based drawing, annotation and note …
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Small-cap Week, November 21

Small-cap Week, November 21
It argued that Telit's treatment of project costs had not changed and the group had no exposure to mobile computing, which was Sierra's problem market. Breedon Aggregates rose 9.7 per cent after it reassured on trading and agreed to buy Hope …
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Kangaroo is a PC That Fits In Your Pocket
A $ 99 computer brings to mind something like the barest of bare bones systems but that is not the case for the InFocus Kangaroo Windows 10 Mobile Desktop. Although a 'Mobile Desktop' sounds like a contradiction in terms, that is how the company …
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Here's what happened in mobile this week

Here's what happened in mobile this week
While growth in tablet shipments has slowed over the past two quarters, the device is still gaining traction among businesses. A separate report from Gartner found that the larger “mobile PC market,” which includes tablets, 2-in-1s, and ultraportable …
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Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Anypen (8-inch) review: Versatile, but small for serious
In my hands-on, the Yoga Tablet 2 Anypen seemed lively enough, but the numbers are strictly Atom: PC Mark 8 rated the tablet at 1,375 in the work test and 897 in the creative test. 3D Mark didn't measure playable frame rates until it got to Ice Storm …
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