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Free internet to become available in Astana buses

Astana residents and guests will be able to enjoy free Internet in the city's buses starting from July 1.

Free internet to become available in Astana buses
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Microsoft takes aim at laptops with new Surface tablet

Microsoft on Tuesday unveiled a new Surface Pro tablet designed as a powerful all-purpose computer fit to replace a laptop.

Microsoft takes aim at laptops with new Surface tablet
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Android tops as tablets go mainstream: report

Tablet computer sales soared last year with Android-powered devices dethroning iPads atop a booming global market.

Android tops as tablets go mainstream: report
US kids read little on e-readers, tablets: study
US kids read little on e-readers, tablets: study

Two-thirds of young children in the United States now have access to an e-reader or tablet, but only half of them actually use the device to read.

US kids read little on e-readers, tablets: study
'Mac' turns 30 in changing computer world
'Mac' turns 30 in changing computer world

Decades before changing the world with iPhones and iPads, Apple transformed home computing with the Macintosh.

'Mac' turns 30 in changing computer world
Kids get their own tablets, with parents in control
Kids get their own tablets, with parents in control

Kid-safe tablets and smartphones are hitting the market, giving parents more control over how the mobile devices are used.

Kids get their own tablets, with parents in control
CES stage set for new wave of gadgets
CES stage set for new wave of gadgets

As spending on gadgets flattens in a world obsessed with smartphones and tablets, the Consumer Electronics Show here hopes to be a launch pad for a new must-have device.

CES stage set for new wave of gadgets
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More Americans shopped on their phones on Christmas

Most stores were closed but Americans still managed to shop on Christmas Day -- increasingly on their smartphones.

More Americans shopped on their phones on Christmas
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Tablet computer sales losing steam: survey

Tablet computers have been one of the hottest items in tech in recent years, but sizzling growth is likely to slow in the coming years, a market tracker said Tuesday.

Tablet computer sales losing steam: survey
China's Lenovo unveils 'game-changing' tablet in LA
China's Lenovo unveils 'game-changing' tablet in LA

Chinese computer maker Lenovo presented a new tablet device including a bracket-cum-handle allowing it to tilt and stand, which it billed as a "game-changing" innovation.

China's Lenovo unveils 'game-changing' tablet in LA
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Aktau tablet plant plays off Chinese devises as Kazakhstan-made

Aktau-based tablets-producing plant has been buying Chinese devices and passing them off as Kazakhstan-made.

Aktau tablet plant plays off Chinese devises as Kazakhstan-made
Microsoft unveils upgraded Surface tablets
Microsoft unveils upgraded Surface tablets

Microsoft unveiled two new versions of its Surface tablet on Monday, renewing its efforts in mobile computing after the product's launch a year ago failed to impress consumers.

Microsoft unveils upgraded Surface tablets
Tablet sales slow in absence of new iPad model: IDC
Tablet sales slow in absence of new iPad model: IDC

Sizzling hot tablet sales have cooled a bit but should re-ignite with the release of a new iPad model later this year.

Tablet sales slow in absence of new iPad model: IDC
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Apple developing iPhones and tablets with bigger screens: report

Apple could roll out smartphones and tablets with bigger screens in a move analysts say is an attempt to catch up with a trend set by its major rival Samsung.

Apple developing iPhones and tablets with bigger screens: report
Apple jumps into streaming with iTunes Radio
Apple jumps into streaming with iTunes Radio

Apple on Monday unveiled its hotly anticipated iTunes Radio Service as it announced a dramatic overhaul of the touch-screen interface for its popular smartphones and tablets.

Apple jumps into streaming with iTunes Radio
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Smartphone life shakes up website world

Internet giants from Google and Facebook to Yahoo and Zynga are scrambling to adapt to an online world where people reach for smartphones or tablets instead of traditional computers.

Smartphone life shakes up website world
Mobile shines in exploding world of games
Mobile shines in exploding world of games

The booming popularity of play on smartphones or tablet computers in a realm once dominated by videogame consoles was a hot theme at the major Game Developers Conference that ended here Friday.

Mobile shines in exploding world of games
Tablet advertising leaves smartphones in the dust
Tablet advertising leaves smartphones in the dust

Mobile advertising is soaring and growing in sophistication, industry analysts say, but the money is pouring into tablets at a much faster rate than their smaller smartphone rivals.

Tablet advertising leaves smartphones in the dust
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Google 2012 revenue hits $50 billion, profits up

Google reported Tuesday that its profit climbed and its annual revenue hit an unprecedented high last year as it evolved to stay in tune with people using smartphones and tablets.

Google 2012 revenue hits $50 billion, profits up
Tablet technology takes teaching into 21st century
Tablet technology takes teaching into 21st century

In September, the British School of Paris (BSP), where McCluskey teaches, became one of a handful of schools across Europe to take the plunge and decide to restructure their teaching around the technology.

Tablet technology takes teaching into 21st century