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Mobile Carriers Say No to Proposed 'Kill Switch' to Deter Smartphone Theft

A trade group representing companies including Verizon and AT&T has rejected the feature that would make mobile devices unusable if stolen.
Jason Fell
Apple Gives New iPad Mini a Stealth Release
Technology

Apple Gives New iPad Mini a Stealth Release

You may not know it, but Apple's latest tablet is now available for purchase. Good luck getting one in time for Christmas.
Brian Patrick Eha
These Airlines Now Allow Personal Electronic Devices
Technology

These Airlines Now Allow Personal Electronic Devices

US Airways and United are the latest to expand the use of personal electronic devices in flight. Check out what other airlines are no longer asking passengers to shut down before take off.
Amy Langfield
10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices
Technology

10 Easy Steps to Track, Lock and Wipe Data From Your Android Devices

If your Android-powered phone or tablet is lost or stolen, follow these steps to set up the Android Device Manager now.
Jason Fell
As Tablet Wars Heat Up, Apple's New iPads Get Serious Upgrades
Technology

As Tablet Wars Heat Up, Apple's New iPads Get Serious Upgrades

Apple's new line of iPads are responding to some key challenges that have emerged as the tablet market has become more crowded.
Amy Gahran
The Key Ingredients to a Winning Mobile Content-Marketing Strategy
Marketing

The Key Ingredients to a Winning Mobile Content-Marketing Strategy

What you should consider when developing marketing content for customers on tablets and smartphones.
Jayson DeMers
Delta to Replace Flight Bags With Microsoft Surface 2 Tablets
Growth Strategies

Delta to Replace Flight Bags With Microsoft Surface 2 Tablets

Taking steps toward a completely paperless cockpit, Delta is swapping out its pilots' flight bags for Microsoft Surface 2 tablets.
Laura Entis
Panel to FAA: Electronic Devices OK During All Stages of Flight
Growth Strategies

Panel to FAA: Electronic Devices OK During All Stages of Flight

Business travelers are one step closer to being able to use their electronic devices during all stages of flight, including takeoff and landing.
Laura Entis
A Trio of New Kindle Fire Tablets Come Packed With Features for Business and Play
Technology

A Trio of New Kindle Fire Tablets Come Packed With Features for Business and Play

Perhaps the coolest new feature is 'Mayday,' a new customer service tools for users who need a little help on the fly.
Jason Fell
Microsoft Adds Battery Life, Business-Friendly Features to New Surface Tablets
Technology

Microsoft Adds Battery Life, Business-Friendly Features to New Surface Tablets

Faster, better battery life, improved kickstand: Microsoft's second-generation tablets seek to win over the increasingly on-the-go consumer.
Laura Entis
Tablets Soon to Become Tabletop Mainstays at Chili's
Finance

Tablets Soon to Become Tabletop Mainstays at Chili's

Chili's is furnishing restaurants with tabletop tablets, hoping to drive sales and speed up the payment process.
Kate Taylor
4 Mini-Tablets That Make a Big Impact
Technology

4 Mini-Tablets That Make a Big Impact

Who says bigger is better? These mini versions of tablets cost less and can fit in one hand.
John Patrick Pullen
New Tablet-Specific Web Browser Is Built on Swipe Navigation
Technology

New Tablet-Specific Web Browser Is Built on Swipe Navigation

By substituting gestures for buttons, Opera's 'Coast' ditches the bulky interface to make tablet browsing a full-screen experience.
Benjamin Kabin
For Phablet Fans, Samsung to Release 6.3-Inch 'Galaxy Mega' in U.S.
Technology

For Phablet Fans, Samsung to Release 6.3-Inch 'Galaxy Mega' in U.S.

It's not called 'Mega' for nothing. This device is a big smartphone to behold.
Jason Fell