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Tech Toys archives:

BlackBerry Playbook a rookie phenom that won’t be ready for the tablet Big Leagues until summer

Motorola Xoom tablet named CES’s top gadget of 2011: What the Xoom can do that the iPad can’t

Honeycomb pretty sweet; Motorola Xoom pretty cool. Together, can they challenge the iPad?

Microsoft sold 8 million Kinect sensors in first two months; will refine interactive feature

Nintendo, Sony and Toshiba feel need to warn parents about “passive 3D,” then American Optometric Association says: ‘Here you go, little Billy. Have another doughnut!’”

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