Android Market Now Featuring Google TV Apps?

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It looks like Android app developers are now submitting and getting their Google TV-compatible apps onto Google’s own Android Market app store. Back at Google I/O this year, the Android OS-maker had promised to migrate Google TV to the Honeycomb platform, it looks like cross-platform compatible apps may be hitting tablets, phones, and TVs in […]

Nook Color: Will it Meet Your Tablet Needs?

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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 […]

HTC Puccini Tablet to Hit AT&T as HTC Jetstream?

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We knew that the name HTC Puccini would not be the final retail name for HTC’s upcoming 10-inch 4G LTE tablet for AT&T and now, finally, we have a pretty good lead on what the name of the device will be. Pocketnow is reporting that the device will be called the HTC Jetstream when it […]

Sony Planning on Launching S1 and S2 Tablets in India in September

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It looks like Sony’s new S1 and dual-screen S2 tablets are gearing up for a launch in India next month where the tablets will reportedly cost the equivalent of 640 USD each. Both tablets will launch with Android Honeycomb and a heavily skinned Sony UI experience on-board, all powered by a dual-core processor. There have […]

HTC: Puccini 4G Tablet Launching in September or October

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HTC’s chief financial officer has unofficially confirmed that the company’s debut 10-inch Android Honeycomb slate will be launching sometime in the September or October time frame. The HTC Puccini was originally believed to be a 4G LTE slate that will be a larger version of the HTC Flyer or HTC EVO View 4G 7-inch tablet […]

Samsung Halts 10.1 Galaxy Tab TouchWiz Update

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Interesting. Samsung has apparently put a halt to the roll out of the TouchWiz update for the Galaxy Tab 10.1 according to reports at Android Police. From what I’m reading it sounds like a temporary halt, which means that there must be something buggy in there somewhere, and earlier reports mention that the update didn’t […]

Acer Iconia Tab A100 7-Inch Honeycomb Tablet Now Available in U.S.

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If you’ve been looking to get your hands on any ‘ole 7-inch Honeycomb tablet, today is your lucky day. That’s because Acer has announced that its A100 Iconia Tab Android tablet has arrived on the shores of North America as the first of its kind. Yes, the A100 is the first 7-inch Honeycomb tablet to […]

Acer Dismisses Apple’s Success on iPad, MacBook Air

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Though still un-matched by rivals in their respective spaces, Acer founder Stan Shih is dismissing the Cupertino, California’s success with the iPad tablet and MacBook Air ultraportable computer. Shih says that these fad products are just ‘short-term phenomena,’ and that his company will be coming out with its own products to compete in these respective […]

HTC Quietly Unveils Sense UI on Honeycomb Tablets

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Skipping a formal announcement of the proprietary HTC Sense user interface, Taiwanese smartphone- and tablet-maker HTC has uploaded several images of what appears to be Sense and the HTC Scribe functionality on top of Google’s Honeycomb tablet operating system on its developer’s portal. HTCDev.com is now live with images of what inking on Honeycomb will […]

Chicago Tribune, LA Times Explore Creating Tablet Hardware to Sell Newspapers

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Tribune Co., the media conglomerate behind the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, and other publications, is looking at entering the tablet hardware space in order to sell newspaper subscriptions. News of Tribune Co.’s foray into the tablet space comes just as we’re hearing that Amazon, which provides music, videos, and books as digital content, […]

Acer Iconia Tab A100 Becomes First 7-Inch Honeycomb for Sale in U.S.

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It looks like U.S. residents can now own a 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet with the Acer Iconia Tab A100 recently being offered on sale through retailer SuperBiiz. The 7-inch slate carries an attractive $334 price tag, which is lower than the HTC Sense-enabled Gingerbread HTC Flyer, which retails for $500, but lacks the digitizer screen and […]

Android Tablets Will Grow 134 Percent in 2012

A new report on DigiTimes maintains that tablets running the Android operating system from Google are poised to grow at a whopping 134% in 2012 compared to 2011. The growth rate for Android tablet is expected to be larger than Apple’s estimated 55% year-over-year growth for 2012. Analysts expect that Android tablet-makers will ship over […]

HTC Puccini Set for September 1st Launch?

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It looks like HTC’s debut 10-inch Honeycomb tablet for AT&T’s wireless network in the U.S. may be set to launch on September 1st. The company has been sending out invitations to a mysterious launch event where details are not yet announced, but industry insiders are speculating that the event may see the debut of the […]

T-Mobile G-Slate Android 3.1 Update Rolling Out Soon

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Often times when I use the word ‘soon’, I have to mention that ‘soon’ in carrier and manufacturer speak doesn’t mean the same thing as it does in normal tongues. And that’s why it’s so refreshing that I don’t have to waste precious words explaining that soon actually means soon when it comes to the […]

Logitech Tablet Mouse is Made for Android Tablets

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Logitech released a new mouse this weekend, but it isn’t a gaming or multi button wonder. Rather it is a mouse made specifically for Android tablets. The Logitech Tablet Mouse for Android 3.1 is a $50 mouse that Logitech claims is the, “first-ever mouse made for Android tablets.” This bluetooth mouse connects to Android tablets […]

Motorola Kore to Succeed the Motorola Xoom?

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Motorola has been on a website buying spree lately and purchases dug up by Fusible seem to  indicate that something called the Motorola KORE is on the way. The current speculation is that it’s some sort of successor to the Motorola Xoom tablet and possibly one that is going to be powered by a quad-core […]

Amazon Listing Hints Galaxy Tab 8.9 with 3G Dropping in UK on Aug. 11

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A listing by a private seller on Amazon’s UK site may give hints that Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 8.9, the smaller sibling to the recently released Galaxy Tab 10.1, tablet will be landing complete with 3G HSPA wireless networking on August 11. The more portable 3G-enabled Galaxy Tab 8.9 will retail for £605 when it lands. […]

Shazam App Update Hints at Android 3.3 in Android Market

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An update to the Shazam music identification application on Android Market hints at the forthcoming Android Honeycomb 3.3 system update. While Google is currently working with manufacturers on releasing Android 3.2 Honeycomb to the public–many current Honeycomb slates are running Android 3.0 or Android 3.1 today–and the attention has recently been shifted to Android Ice […]