Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Now Available for Pre-Order

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

*+-For those of you who didn’t get your hands on one of those shiny limited edition Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablets given out at Google I/O, you’ll be happy to know that the non-limited edition versions have just gone up for pre-order at J&R. The pricing of the device is at was originally announced by […]

Barnes And Noble Launching Nook Color 3G on May 24th?

Barnes and Noble Invite

*+-Barnes and Noble has apparently begun sending out invitations for an event taking place in New York City later this month, May 24th to be exact, and there is speculation that the company could be announcing a 3G version of their popular Android-based e-reader, the Nook Color. Right now, Barnes and Noble only offers a […]

Amazon Said to Be Prepping Two Tablets for 2011


*+-Three days ago, Jeff Bezos didn’t deny rumors stating that his company would be launching an Amazon tablet which led many to believe that a device was definitely on the way. Well, it looks like Amazon is in fact going to be releasing a tablet this year only it’s not going to be just one […]

RIM Issues Recall for 1000 BlackBerry PlayBook Tablets

BlackBerry PlayBook Initial Setup

*+-RIM confirmed today that it has recalled around 1000 BlackBerry PlayBook tablets because they were sent off with an unstable OS build that prevented them from being able to load up the software on the initial set-up of the device. The company claims that a majority of the devices affected by the bad version of […]

Friday the 13th: 10 Unlucky Gadgets and Services

friday the 13th unlicky wikicommons

*+-There are plenty of bad gadgets and technology out there that deserve to fail, but others are just plain unlucky. What better day than Friday the 13th to take a look at gadgets that might have done better if they arrived at a different time, with a lucky rabbit foot or a four leaf clover, […]

Motion CL900 Tablet Drop Tested


*+-The Motion CL900 Tablet PC is now on sale and as we mentioned earlier, the device is rugged. Motion released a video today demonstrating its durability. The tablet was dropped from a height of 48″ onto plywood over concrete 26 times to live up to MIL-STD-810G specifications. In the video you can see that the […]

Motion Computing CL900 Tablet PC Goes on Sale


*+-Motion Computing is now taking orders for the CL900 Tablet PC and expects to begin shipping units out to customers within four weeks. The 10.1″ slate runs Windows 7 and has some durability features, including Gorilla Glass. We first saw the Motion Computing CL900 back at CES 2011. The device looked pretty solid, but it […]

GBM InkShow: ARMOR X7 Rugged Tablet PC – “Tough Enough”

The ARMOR X7 with a squirrel

*+-Got my hands on another rugged Tablet PC recently: the ARMOR X7 from DRS Technologies, the smaller brother to the X10gx I reviewed earlier. But don’t let the size fool you. It may be petite by comparison, but it’s just as rugged. Definitely tough enough.

Fujitsu Stylistic Q550 Tablet PC Slate Launching Today


*+-As promised, I am on-the-spot for the launch of the Fujitsu Stylistic Q550 slate Tablet PC, announced about an hour ago by Fujitsu through their social media outlets. It’s available through their online store now, starting at $729.

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Shortages Could Last Until Mid-June

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer

*+-ASUS’ wildly popular Android 3.0-powered tablet, the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer, is apparently experiencing shipping delays because the company is only able to ship 10,000 devices per month due to hardware shortages. According to sources of the German website, the shortages are due to the Taiwanese company not having enough components to meet demand […]

Apple iPad 2 Hitting 12 More Countries This Week

iPad 2

*+-Apple has confirmed that its iPad 2 tablet will be heading to 12 more countries this week, a list that includes Japan, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. Japan is going to see the iPad 2 launch on Thursday while the rest of the […]

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Already Sold Out in U.S.

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer at Best Buy

*+-Today is launch day for the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer here in the United States and unfortunately, within several hours, this thing is now proving impossible to find as it has sold out at several major retailers including Amazon, Best Buy, Target and Newegg. For those unfamiliar with the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer, it’s an […]

Dell 10-Inch Android Tablet Will Be Called Streak Pro

Dell Streak Pro aka Dell Gallo

*+-Until today, it had been unknown as to whether Dell’s upcoming 10-inch Android tablet would fall into its Streak line of devices. Well, that question has been answered by a leaked document that says that the device’s name will be, drum roll, the Dell Streak Pro. That’s right, this summer, Dell will be releasing a […]

iPad 2 to Launch in 13 More Countries Next Week

iPad 2

*+-During yesterday’s earnings call, Apple’s COO Tim Cook announced that the company was going to be launching the iPad 2 in 13 more countries starting next week. The tidbit managed to slip by as most of the focus rested on Apple’s record breaking iPhone sales numbers for Q2 of 2011 which represented a 113 percent […]

BlackBerry Bridge Not Yet Supported by AT&T, Workaround Available

BlackBerry PlayBook

*+-Newly adopted BlackBerry PlayBook owners who have a AT&T BlackBerry handset are going to arrive home and a find a nasty surprise. Ma Bell is the only carrier that doesn’t officially support BlackBerry Bridge, one of the most anticipated features of the Blackberry PlayBook. While AT&T might not be officially supporting it, luckily, there is […]

Dell Streak 7 Wi-Fi Tablet Now Shipping at Amazon

Dell Streak 7

*+-It looks like Amazon has begun shipping a Dell device before Dell itself as the Dell Streak 7 Wi-Fi only version has begun shipping in the United States for a pretty cool price tag of $380. The Wi-Fi only model of the Dell Streak 7 has been up for pre-order since the end of March […]

Lenovo X220T Tablet PC Page is Up For Your Drooling Pleasure

Lenovo - Laptops - ThinkPad - X Series Tablets - X220 Tablet

*+-Lenovo has just posted the website for the Lenovo X220T Tablet PC. Here’s the link. It’s listed as available Summer 2011 which is just around the corner. I’ve got my hands on a review unit and plan to shoot video this weekend so if you’ve got questions post them in the comments and I’ll do […]