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Microsoft Killed The Surface Mini. For Real This Time.

In an earnings report released today, Microsoft confirmed what many of us had already accepted into our hearts: The Surface Mini is dead. Vale, Surface Mini.


Asus Transformer Book V: A 5-in-1, Android-Windows Phone, Tablet And PC

ASUS has announced one of its most unusual products yet: a 5-in-1 device that’s a phone, tablet and PC, which runs both Windows and Android. No, really.


Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Review

Last year, the original Xperia Z Tablet was one of our absolute favourite tablets. It was so wonderfully thin and light, plus waterproofiness? Fantastic. But the laggy software Sony put on top kind of knee-capped its potential. This year, the hardware is even better. Bordering on masterful! But some lessons Sony just refuses to learn.


The Truth Behind Apple's Latest iPad Ad

Apple’s latest iPad advertisement shows the tablet being used by helicopter rescue pilots, storm chasers, ice hockey coaches, musicians, Bollywood filmmakers, scuba divers, rock musicians and artists. But, let’s face it, you’re using it on the toilet, aren’t you?


Rumour: Nokia Is Readying An 8-Inch Lumia Tablet For 2014

Two independent sources — Evleaks and The Verge — are reporting that Nokia is in the process of preparing a second, smaller Windows-based Lumia tablet, which might be available next year. According to both sources, the project is currently codenamed the Illusionist.


Rumour: Google's Nexus 8 Tablet May Be Hiding In Plain Sight Online

A few rumours suggested Google might be planning an 8-inch Nexus tablet earlier this year, but nothing came of it. We got the new Nexus 7 and were happy about it. However, this pic may show the next slightly bigger thing being used by a Google promotional person. Nexus 8, anyone?


iPad Air Teardown: Glorious Guts, But So Much Glue

We know it’s light, fast and beautiful already, but we still haven’t seen inside Apple’s new iPad Air. Fortunately, iFixit has had the good grace to rip the thing apart.


iPad Air Meta Hands-On: Thin, But Not Flimsy

An A7 processor, a 20 per cent weight loss and faster Wi-Fi. Apple’s fifth-generation iPad, the iPad Air, has arrived. But will it feel fragile in our (admittedly clumsy) hands? How much do those new dual microphones improve the sound quality when I’m Skyping? And just how much better is its new camera? We culled the best insights from the hands-on reports popping up online for you, below.


Surface 2 Review: One Step Forward, Two Steps Behind

The Surface RT was Microsoft’s brassy if ultimately flawed to drop a cannonball in the placid, iPad and Kindle-dominated tablet pool. It didn’t quite work out. With the Surface 2, Microsoft is taking the opportunity to say “No guys, but really,” with a blistering, scary sort of confidence.


If You Could Only Keep One Gadget, What Would It Be?

Imagine for some strange reason that you have to abandon the bulk of your possessions — maybe you’re on the run or just trying to live a simpler life. What single gadget would you keep?