Toshiba Excite X10 Up for Pre-Order, Shipping February 29th?

Toshiba Excite X10

At this year’s CES Toshiba showed off the Excite X10 tablet, one of the thinnest 10-inchers we’ve seen to date. It stood in stark contrast to the company’s first U.S. market Android tablet, the Toshiba Thrive, which is rather thick and large in comparison. The company has, up to this point, been pretty quiet about […]

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet Review: Working With The Stylus

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Hardware-wise, the Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet is similar to other Honeycomb tablets on the surface — same CPU, RAM, display resolution, and basic functionality — which is why there’s so much intense interest in one of the features that makes it stand out: the stylus. This isn’t the first Android tablet to come with a pen, […]

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet Unboxing and First Impressions

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The Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet has finally landed. After many weeks of merely consoling myself with hands-on videos and product shots, I finally have the tablet in my hands. I’ll be putting the ThinkPad through its paces this weekend and have a review for you all as soon as possible. In the meantime, here are some […]

Toshiba Thrive Review: A Middle Of The Road Tablet

Toshiba Thrive Tablet

The Toshiba Thrive may seem fashionably late to the Android Honeycomb tablet party, but considering the fate of certain other rushed-to-market tablets, perhaps there was a good reason for that. Toshiba endeavored to give users features missing from many other offerings in order to stand out, including full-size ports, a removable back cover, and a […]

Southern Mississippi Students Getting Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

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Samsung announced today that all students in the University of Southern Mississippi Honors College pilot program will be receiving a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Android tablet. Not every university that gives away tablets thinks the iPad is the best choice. The university is offering a thousand students the tablets via private funds. Each tablet comes […]

Acer Iconia Tab A500 Review: Not Good Enough to Compete with iPad

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The quest for a good Android alternative to the iPad led me to the Acer Iconia Tab A500. The comparable size and lower price tag of $449 made this a compelling option. I really wanted to like it, but despite some compelling traits I cannot recommend it because of frustrating weaknesses. Since Apple is so far ahead […]