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Shopping for a tablet can be a confusing experience. Do you buy the iPad, an Android competitor or a powerful Windows 8 slate? Check out our reviews of the best tablets of 2015 and our tablet buying guide to compare models and find the right slate for your needs.

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Best Retina Display Apps for the New iPad

Sure, the new iPad's supersharp Retina display makes websites and even icons pop off the screen, but it's the apps that are going to make people want to buy. Apple is certainly doing its part with app...

9 Must-Have Games for Your Tablet

We've covered the productivity apps you can use to slam work tasks on your iPad or Android tablet. Now it's time to kick back, relax...and slam some opponents.

Best of Mobile World Congress 2012

From super-fast new smartphones to pen-friendly tablets, Mobile World Congress 2012 has set the stage for a standout year in mobile technology. At this year's show, we've seen superphones packing blaz...

Moby Dick for iPad Breathes New Life Into Classic

While Herman Melville's "Moby Dick" is a hallmark of American literature, navigating this epic can feel like sailing against the wind. Arcade Sunshine Media's $3.99 interactive version, "Moby Dick--A ...

Top 15 Productivity Apps for Your Tablet

Being productive isn't a matter of doing more with your time. It's about working smarter--and using the right tools. These 15 Android and iOS apps are just that: the tools you need to nail those to-dos to the wall.

Hands-on with OnLive Desktop: A Windows 7 Cloud Desktop on Your iPad

At CES 2012, we saw cloud gaming kingpin OnLive launch something pretty unexpected: OnLive Desktop, an iPad app that streams a Windows 7 desktop from the cloud onto your slate. Late last week, the app became available to the general public.

Best of CES 2012

This year's Consumer Electronics Show revealed some exciting technologies and devices whose release is just around the corner. We've witnessed the emergence of the Ultrabook, the re-emergence of N...

BlackBerry PlayBook Gets a Desktop from Splashtop

In a sea of negative news and critical commentary, BlackBerry PlayBook owners (...anyone?) got a splash of excitement today with the release of a service to remotely stream a home computer on the tabl...

Top 12 Tech Trends to Watch for 2012

Tech in 2011 may have been dominated by Apple--from the company's new MacBook Airs and the iPad 2 to the game-changing Siri--but 2012 promises to be anything but a one-player game. Whether it's Micros...

8 Things You Need to Know About the Windows Store for Windows 8

Microsoft is aggressively courting developers with the new Windows Store for Windows 8, which is emphasizing choice, discoverability, and transparency--all things the company asserts is lacking from...