Tablet Computers

Microsoft Windows 7 runs on a Fujitsu tablet computer (Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: New Microsoft Office Suite Integrates Cloud Computing, Tablets

Microsoft unveiled an updated version of its popular Office Suite at a presentation at San Francisco’s Metreon Monday that integrates social media and cloud computing.


The Microsoft tablet Surface is unveiled during a news conference at Milk Studios on June 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  The new Surface tablet utilizes a 10.6 inch screen with a cover that contains a full multitouch keyboard. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Microsoft & Apple Set To Release New Operating Systems

Our technology analyst says Windows 8, coming in October is great for tablets, but not so much for his laptop and Apple’s new OS is due out later this month.


Oracle CEO Larry Ellison (Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Oracle CEO Mulled Expansion Into Smartphones

Larry Ellison acknowledged Oracle’s interest in diversifying beyond its main business of database software while testifying Tuesday on the second day of a trial pitting two high-tech bellwethers.


Oracle Corp. company headquarters in Redwood Shores. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oracle Focuses On Google Emails In Android Trial

Oracle intends to rely heavily on Google’s own internal emails to prove Google’s top executives knew they were stealing a popular piece of technology to build the Android software that now powers more than 300 million smartphones and tablet computers.


HP Palm TouchPad, Hewlett-Packard

Discounted Hewlett-Packard Tablets Fly Off The Shelves

HP slashed the prices of the TouchPad to $99, this after the company announced it was discontinuing its table computer and smartphone business last week.


Apple iPad

Tech Report: Is A New iPad In Production?

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid on the growing rumors that Apple has started production for its second-generation iPad.


Hewlett-Packard Headquarters in Palo Alto. (file photo)

Palo Alto-Based Hewlett Packard Wants A Piece Of The Tablet Market

Palo Alto based Hewlett Packard is expected to jump into the tablet game.


Apple iPad

Tablet Computer Sales Explode Due To iPad Success

The market for tablet computers is exploding – and almost entirely because of the iPad – research group IDC said Tuesday.



Qualcomm Buys Santa Clara Wi-Fi Firm Atheros For $3.2 Billion

Qualcomm Inc. is making a $3.2 billion bet on the continuing spread of Wi-Fi-connected gadgets—think tablet computers, smart phones or even TVs—into every corner of life in the 21st century.

CBS San Francisco–01/05/2011