Why the iPad Beats the Nexus 7 as My Primary Tablet


I’m back to using my iPad as my primary tablet after a few weeks of doing most of my mobile tablet computing on the Google Nexus 7 Tablet. Google and Asus produced a great 7-inch tablet and I love it. It’s close to being the tablet I’ve wanted since I began using tablets with the […]

WaterField Designs Nexus 7 Slip Case Review

waterfield designs nexus 7 slip case

The WaterField Designs Nexus 7 Slip Case gives users of the new Android tablet form Google and Asus a high quality sleeve case for the new 7-inch Android tablet. As I stated in the review of the WaterField Designs Nexus 7 Smart Case, Sleeve cases need to fit well and look nice as they protect the […]

How to Boot the Google Nexus 7 Tablet In Safe Mode


The Google Nexus 7 Tablet works great and runs smoothly, but like all computers it can act up. If this happens, Google built a safe mode into the Jelly Bean operating system for testing and troubleshooting. It’s super easy to reach and use. One normally shuts down any Android 4.1 Jelly Bean device, like the […]

The Battle for the Big Box in the Cloud


It has been said many times before but in the gadget obsessed world we live in, hanging on every rumor or drop of speculation about the next device to be announced, it often bears repeating. The shiny new gadgets have us all agog and we pay attention to the crazy race about who is ahead […]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Can Replace My iPad For Now

Apple iPad versus Google Nexus 7

For two plus years people could accurately call me an iPad fanboy, but I’m going to try and go without using my iPad in favor of the Google Nexus 7 Tablet. While I am a fan of Apple products, I’m also an Android user. I replaced my iPhone with a Samsung Galaxy Note and now the […]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Will Sell at Cost


The story of ASUS and Google’s team development of the Google Nexus 7 Tablet started circulating around the web soon after the Google I/O 2012 Keynote at which Google unveiled the Kindle Fire-like device. It turns out the Nexus 7 will sell at cost and took about 4 months to make. Google sells the device […]

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 […]