Asus Transformer Book Trio: Android & Windows 8 in One Tablet

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Asus’ new Transformer Book Trio shows that the company is hedging its bet on combining form factors –and strangely, operating systems. Announced today during the company’s Computex 2013 event, the device will allow users to run Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Google’s Android Jelly Bean operating system. Essentially, the device’s 11.6 display with a resolution of […]

Asus to Challenge Galaxy Note 3 With Stylus-Equipped Phablet?

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Asus, no stranger to experimenting with new form factors, may be introducing a Galaxy Note 3 challenger with a stylus-equipped phablet of its own. The Asus-made Note 3 challenger may debut shortly at Computex as there are numerous hints on the Asus website that points out to the various features of a stylus-equipped phablet experience. According […]

Nexus 7 2: What Not To Expect

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While Google failed to announce a new Nexus 7 2 at Google I/O 2013, rumors of a Nexus 7 successor continue to swirl as we get deeper into the year. And while rumors are still fairly scarce, it’s time to take an in-depth look at what not to expect from a possible Nexus 7 sequel. […]

Nexus 7 2: 5 Things to Know

The Nexus 7 2 release date looks good for the end of July.

At Google I/O 2013, Google was expected to debut a new Nexus 7 tablet, a new Nexus 7 presumably called the Nexus 7 2, to take the place of the Nexus 7 and battle not only the iPad mini but its likely successor, the iPad mini 2. That launch of course did not occur, leaving […]

Nexus 7 2 Release Date & Rumor Roundup

A new report claims the new Nexus 7 will arrive in July.

Tomorrow, Google will open the doors of the Moscone Center and kick off its yearly developer conference, Google I/O, wherein the company will likely announce some new developments with its Android platform. The company is heavily rumored to be announcing a new version of Android which may debut alongside a new version of the Nexus […]

Asus Cube Google TV Ships With AirPlay

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Asus’ new Google TV device, the Asus Cube, comes with a version of AirPlay thanks to and included app that has experimental support for Apple’s codec. GTV Source spotted the feature in the new set-top box, saying the feature likely comes from the ViMu media player that’s pre-installed on the Asus Cube. The feature lets […]

Apple Customer Service Ranked Number One by Consumer Reports Again

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Which top name computer company is best at supporting customers with their post-sales service? Consumer Reports has a new survey out that lands Apple Customer Service ahead of everyone else for yet another year. Consumer Reports found that Apple garnered 86 out of a possible 100 points. This means that consumers were “very satisfied” with the company’s technical […]

Nexus 7 2 Predictions: Release Date, Features & More

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In just a few weeks, Google will kick off its version of Apple’s fabled WWDC conference in the form of its own developer’s conference, dubbed, Google I/O. Google I/O 2013 is slated to start on May 15th and rumors have been circulating about what the company could potentially debut on stage. One of the big […]

PhonePad+ Pairs Up With Galaxy S3 to Mimic Asus Innovation

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Remember the Asus-made Padfone that attempted to turn your Asus smartphone into a tablet through a hybrid convertible design? Well, a third-party accessory-maker thinks that Asus’ novel creation is worth the inspiration and created a similar concept for Samsung’s smartphone, which attempts to pair a Galaxy S3, Galaxy S2, and even a Galaxy S4 with […]

Asus MeMO Pad 7 Arrives, $50 Less than Nexus 7

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The Asus MeMO Pad 7, the company’s inexpensive 7-inch Android tablet is now available for $149, $50 less than the Nexus 7. Asus’ new Android tablet has a 7-inch screen similar to that of the Nexus 7, though it has a lower-resolution 1024×600 display. Because both the new MeMO Pad 7 and the Nexus 7 […]

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity Android 4.2 Update Rolls Out

Asus has rolled out the Transformer Pad Infinity Android 4.2 update today.

While other manufacturers like Samsung and HTC have yet to roll out Android 4.2 Jelly Bean updates for their older devices, Asus has now announced its second Android 4.2 roll out. The latest Jelly Bean update is for the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity which will be receiving its Android 4.2 update starting today. Read: Verizon […]

Nexus 7 2 Rumors Point to Qualcomm Processor, May Launch

The Nexus 7 2 release date looks good for the end of July.

A successor to the popular Nexus 7 may be launching in May, potentially at Google I/O, and it may come equipped with a Qualcomm processor rather than a Tegra processor from NVIDIA. Read: Android 4.2.2 on Nexus 7 Review. Last year, Google and Asus launched the Nexus 7, a 7-inch tablet that turned out to […]

News Corp’s Amplify Edu Tablet Designed for the Classroom

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News Corporation had partnered with Asus to launch its education-centric Amplify tablet that’s designed to be a complete ecosystem for use inside and out of the classroom environment. Unlike various solutions offered before that are apps-based and is centered around a textbook experience, Amplify is built on Google’s Android operating system and seems to be […]

Nexus 7 Dock Finally Available in Google Play Store

The Nexus 7 2 will replace the older Nexus 7 which arrived in July of last year.

The Nexus 7 dock, which has been available through third-party retailers since January, has finally made its way to the Google Play Store where Google is charging $29.99 for the privilege of owning one. Read: Nexus 7 Dock Review. In January, the long-awaited Asus-made Nexus 7 dock arrived for Nexus 7 owners in the United […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Beaten to Jelly Bean by Non-Nexus, Again

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Just in case there were any Verizon Galaxy Nexus owners holding out hope that their device was still a Nexus smartphone, the dream is over. Asus, once again, has beaten Verizon to Jelly Bean as the Asus Transformer Pad 300 has received Android 4.2 Jelly Bean ahead of Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus, the last Nexus in […]

Asus Fonepad Is a 7-inch Tablet That’s Also a Phone for $249

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At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Asus announced the Fonepad, a 7-inch Android tablet that can also function as a phone. The Fonepad is one of the first Android devices to use the new 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2420 processor, the same processor in the Lenovo K900 smartphone. The Fonepad is also one of the largest devices […]

Asus PadFone Infinity Pairs 5-inch 1080p Phone with 10-inch Tablet & 4G LTE

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At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Asus announced the new PadFone Infinity, the 5-inch 1080p smartphone that docks into a 10.1-inch tablet. The new PadFone Infinity is a 5-inch smartphone with a 1080p display that runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The PadFone Infinity Station tablet dock has a 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1920×1200. […]

Android 4.2.2 on Nexus 7 Review

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Earlier this month, Google started rolling out the long-awaited Android 4.2.2 update for its Nexus devices including for the Nexus 4, the Nexus 10, the Nexus 7 and the GSM Galaxy Nexus. In particular, due to several issues plaguing it, Nexus 7 owners had been looking forward to the software’s arrival. After spending quite a […]

How to Get the Nexus 7 3G Android 4.2.2 Update Right Now

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Yesterday, Google started rolling out the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update to the Nexus 10, GSM Galaxy Nexus and the Nexus 7. Nexus 7 owners in particular have been looking forward to the update and unfortunately, many are still without it as it is rolling out Over-the-Air. Yesterday, we showed Nexus 7 Wi-Fi owners how […]

How to Get the Nexus 7 Android 4.2.2 Update Right Now

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Early this morning, Google started pushing the long-awaited Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update to owners of the GSM Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 10 and the Nexus 7 tablet. The updates are rolling out Over-the-Air (OTA) but for those Nexus 7 owners that wish to get the update right now, that option is available to those that […]