Why I Pre-Ordered a Google Nexus 7 Tablet

This is the Google Nexus 7.

I pre-ordered the Google Nexus 7 Tablet today, and I should get it sometime in July. Ever since my son commandeered my Amazon Kindle Fire, I’ve been looking for a replacement. I use my iPad for most tablet work, but enjoy the Android interface as well. I also miss the 7-inch form factor for comfortable […]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Unveiled

This is the Nexus 7 tablet.

Today at Google I/O, Google announced the Asus Nexus 7 tablet that will be the company’s first Nexus branded slate. As expected, Google has unveiled the Nexus 7 which goes on sale today for $199 with orders shipping out in mid-July alongside Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the software that Google announced with the tablet today […]

Google Nexus 7 Image Leaks Ahead of Launch

This is the Google Nexus 7.

An image of what purportedly is the Google Nexus 7 has leaked ahead of its anticipated launch at Google I/O 2012. This Nexus 7 banner was found within Google Play and it depicts an Asus-made device that seems to be running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The photo was first discovered by Android Police. Google is […]

Google I/O 2012: What to Expect

Will Google announced Drive for iPhone and iPad?

Tomorrow, at the Moscone Center in San Fransisco, Google kicks off Google I/O, its annual developers conference. The conference will be full of workshops and sessions for developers but it will also play host to several expected announcements that will intrigue consumers as well. At 9:30am sharp, Google executives will take the stage and likely […]

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity Release Date in U.S. Revealed

The Transformer Pad Infinity will hit the U.S. in July.

The Asus Transformer Pad Infinity release date in the United States has been pegged for mid-July. According to The Verge, the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity, as was rumored, will be hitting the United States during the middle part of next month. Specifically, the device will be touching down during the week of July 16th. That […]

Best Buy Now Listing Asus Transformer Pad Infinity for $600

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Though the Transformer Pad Infinity Android tablet by Asus is listed as out of stock, the slate is being listed by U.S. retailer Best Buy for a price tag of $600. The price will give you 64 GB of on-board storage for the WiFi-only version of the slate. Though Asus had promised that variants of […]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Rumored for Google I/O Debut

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Rumored for Google I/O Debut

The Google Nexus 7 tablet has been rumored for a Google I/O debut and now another report has chimed in saying Google will indeed introduce the tablet later on this month. According to DigiTimes, which is a hit-or-miss publication, Google will be introducing the Asus-made Google Nexus 7 tablet at Google I/O, the company’s annual […]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Outed in Picasa Pics

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Outed in Picassa Pics

Two photos taken with a device called the Nexus 7 all but confirm the Google Nexus tablet’s existence and its name as well. The Verge is reporting that two photos have shown up on on Picasa Web Albums and both were taken using a device called the Nexus 7, a name that is thought to […]

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity Release Date Appears Close


The upcoming Asus Transformer Pad Infinity has passed through the FCC but it still doesn’t have a release date. Fortunately, that hasn’t stopped the device from appearing in an unboxing video and getting benchmarked. Ritchie’s Room, courtesy of Netbook News, has posted an early unboxing video of the upcoming Transformer Pad Infinity. Besides the unboxing, […]

Asus Transformer Prime Update Finally Brings Face Unlock

Asus Transformer Prime Update Brings Face Unlock

Asus is pushing out a minor update to Transformer Prime owners that will bring several features to the Ice Cream Sandwich tablet including the Face Unlock feature that has been missing since the tablet was updated with Android 4.0. The company has promised the feature to tablet owners for quite some time now and the […]

Asus Padfone, Transformer Pad Infinity Destined for AT&T’s 4G LTE


While U.S. customers can certainly import the Aus Padfone right now for a hefty cost, there’s news that U.S. wireless carrier AT&T will soon offer the transforming smartphone-tablet-netbook concept on its network as well as a 4G LTE variant of the Trasnformer Pad Infinity tablet. According to an un-named Asus representative speaking to Android Authority¬†at […]

Is This The Google Nexus Tablet?

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Google is heavily rumored to be announcing an Asus-made Nexus tablet running Android Jelly Bean later on this month and it appears that the device may have leaked out on camera early. PhoneArena has posted some alleged press images of the device which seem to show a device that is rocking both a Google and […]

Asus Teases Transformer Pad That Can Dual-Boot Windows 8, Android


Asus has been known to push boundaries with form factors that will lead to, hopefully in the end, increased utility. It brought the original Eee Pad Transformer to the market with a laptop dock that converted the tablet into a lightweight netbook and debuted the PadFone as a modular device that converts from phone to […]

Did the Asus Nexus Tablet Just Get Closer to Launch?

Did the Asus Nexus Tablet Just Get Closer to Launch?Just

The ASUS MeMO 370T tablet, a tablet thought to possibly be the Asus Nexus tablet, just passed through the FCC which could means that it launch definitely got closer and a Nexus tablet launch might have inched closer to release. First discovered by Engadget, the filing doesn’t reveal much in terms of specifications or software. […]

Jelly Bean Will Debut as Android 4.1 on Nexus 7 Tablet


Contrary to earlier rumors, the next version of Android, known as Jelly Bean, will debut as Android 4.1 and not be known labeled as Android 5.0. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is said to be debuting on Google’s Nexus Tablet, which has been rumored for some time now to be a 7-inch slate made by hardware […]

Google Expected to Sell 2 Million Nexus Tablets This Year


Ahead of Google’s annual I/O developer conference this summer, speculations are high surrounding Google‘s introduction of its own self-branded Nexus Tablet running its own Android operating system. The tablet, which has been for some time speculated to be made by Asus in a 7-inch form factor, is now expected to become available in July after […]

4G LTE Asus Transformer Pad 300 Release Gets Closer

4G LTE Asus Transformer Pad 300 Release Gets Closer

Just a short time after its Wi-Fi was released to the public, the 4G LTE enabled version of the Asus Transformer Pad 300 has cleared the government’s hands at the FCC which means its release should have just gotten a little closer. The filing, first dug up by Liliputing, reveals the device as the Asus […]

More Details of Asus Google Nexus Tablet Surface


Ahead of Google’s summer I/O developer conference this year, we’re hearing more about Google’s efforts on the hardware side surrounding its Nexus franchise. On the tablet front, we’re getting a clearer picture of the rumored Google Nexus Tablet that’s been speculated to be made by Asus. The device has been rumored to come in at […]