Android 4.0 for Eee Pad Transformer Hitting U.S. Tomorrow

Android 4.0 for Eee Pad Transformer Rolling Out Tomorrow

Earlier today, Asus announced that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich would hit its Eee Pad Transformer starting today. In Taiwan. Other countries would see it soon after. Well, luckily for you owners in the United States, the company wasn’t kidding. Asus’ Twitter account has confirmed that the Android 4.0 update for the U.S. version of […]

Transformer Prime Bootloader Unlock Tool Coming in February

Asus Transformer Prime

Asus promised that it would deliver a bootloader unlock tool for its quad-core Eee Pad Transformer Prime tablet and it has announced that it will be making good on that promise come February. The confirmation comes courtesy of the company’s Twitter account so it’s pretty safe to say that we should only be, at most, […]

Asus Transformer Prime Locked Bootloader Incites Backlash

Asus Transformer Prime

It appears that Asus is in the midst of some serious backlash from Eee Pad Transformer Prime owners as the device has been discovered to have a locked and encrypted bootloader. Needless to say, this has greatly angered the development community, so much so, that owners have begun petitioning the company to unlock the bootloader […]

Asus Transformer Prime Available for Pre-Order at Amazon

Transformer Prime

We still don’t know exactly when the quad-core powered Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime is going to be hitting shelves, we do know that it is at some point in December, but that hasn’t stopped Amazon from putting the tablet up for pre-order for $492.20 for the 16GB model and $584.22 for the 32GB version. Yes, […]

Tablet Gift Guide – 6 Best Devices for the 2011 Holiday Season

Nook Tablet

2011 has undoubtedly been the year of the tablet. From the millions of  iPad 2s sold, to the fall of the HP TouchPad, to the impending rise of Amazon’s Kindle Fire, slates have dominated technology headlines throughout the course of the year. And while the growth of the tablet market is good for (some of) […]

Netflix Support Arrives for Asus Eee Pad Transformer

Eee Pad Transformer

We absolutely love the Asus Eee Pad Transformer but one thing that has been missing is the lack of support for Netflix.As it stands, the only Honeycomb tablets with Netflix certification are the Lenovo IdeaPad K1 and ThinkPad Tablet but that doesn’t mean that a little sideloading can’t be done. Today though, an update rolled […]

Nook Color: Will it Meet Your Tablet Needs?


As a former Nook Color owner, I decided that it did not meet my needs. But I recognize it may be all the Android tablet some will ever need. In case you are not familiar, Barnes and Noble released the Nook Color as an update to their first Nook eBook reader. They added a color […]

Kevin’s Mobile Trio of Tech: Notebook, Tablet and Phone

My Trio of Tech

Many of us have a trinity of mobile devices that we use on a regular basis: often a notebook, a tablet and a smart phone. I use a couple of notebooks, one primary tablet and two smart phones, all of which make up Kevin’s Trio of Tech. Notebook Computer: 15″ Apple MacBook Pro If you […]

Why Didn’t Tablet Buyers Want to Touch the TouchPad?

HP TouchPad

When we learned that Best Buy couldn’t move the HP TouchPad we weren’t surprised, but today’s news that HP would discontinue the device and essentially pull out of the consumer slate tablet race did catch us off guard. As I began to think about it, I’m not really that surprised that the TouchPad didn’t get […]

Asus Confirms Eee Pad Transformer 2

Eee Pad Transformer

We really love the Asus Eee Pad Transformer and that’s why we were extremely excited when we heard that the sequel could be arriving at some point in October with a Tegra 3 quad-core processor. And now, we’re over the moon because it looks like this rumor could very well become a reality after Asus […]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Android 3.2 Update Rolling Out Tomorrow

Android 3.2

We knew that Asus was in the middle of testing the Android 3.2 Honeycomb update for the Eee Pad Transformer and that meant that a release was close. How close? Well, Asus just announced that it will be rolling out the latest version of Honeycomb to its popular tablet starting tomorrow, July 28th, and even […]

Netflix Support Arrives for Rooted Asus Eee Pad Transformers


Own an Asus Eee Pad Transformer Honeycomb tablet? A rooted one? Want to enjoy Netflix on it? If you’ve answered yes to all of these questions, you have come to the right place because there is now a way to get Netflix up and running on your rooted Eee Pad Transformer this very minute. XDA-Developers […]

How To Fix ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Keyboard Dock Battery Drain


The ASUS Eee Pad Transformer with the optional MobileDock Keyboard provides amazing battery life: up to 16 hours on a single charge with the two connected. Unfortunately, while docked, the battery on the tablet drains as much as two percent an hour when the tablet is in standby mode. ASUS responded to requests for a […]

How to Get Netflix on Your Honeycomb Tablet Right Now

LG G-Slate

Earlier today, Netflix released an update that brought support to several new smartphones including the Samsung Droid Charge, the HTC ThunderBolt, and hey, even the Motorola Droid Bionic. Also listed, Lenovo’s IdeaPad which is a Honeycomb tablet. Thing is, the IdeaPad isn’t the only Honeycomb tablet that is able to take advantage of the Netflix […]

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Updated, but Not With 3.2

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Android Tablet with Keyboard Dock

My ASUS Eee Pad Transformer just received an Over the Air update. Seeing the download in progress left me giddy with hopes that Honeycomb 3.2 was on the way to my Transformer, but upon a reboot ASUS disappointed me. When the update was complete I did find some changes including a new V5.1.50 Wi-Fi version […]

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Android 3.2 Update Rolling Out Soon

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer

Yesterday, the Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 Honeycomb update started trickling out as owners of other Honeycomb tablets watched in jealously. Well, at least one of those tablets will be getting the boost to Android 3.2 in the near future as ASUS has announced today that its Honeycomb tablet, the Eee Pad Transformer will be getting […]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer with Tegra 3 Coming in October?


It’s no secret that the Asus Eee Pad Transformer is a hit. For awhile, it was nearly impossible to find the fairly inexpensive Honeycomb tablet in stores in North America and Asus  itself has said that it has shipped over 400,000 tablets in the first half of 2011. That’s better than any tablet not called […]

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer 2 Might Run Windows 8


According to a report from Notebook Italia, ASUS is hard at work on a Eee Pad Transformer sequel that will feature not only Android but will also hit shelves with Microsoft’s Windows 8 as well. It appears that the new model will still employ some of the same characteristics of the model that’s out right […]