HTC One Tablet Rumor Points to Premium iPad-Challenging Design

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HTC may be looking to dip its toes back into the tablet space with a design borrowed from the company’s much acclaimed HTC One smartphone. The One design should give the HTC-branded tablet a premium feel, and one that may be good enough to go head-to-head with Apple’s iPad and iPad mini slate, with a […]

Toshiba Encore 8-inch Windows 8.1 Tablet Announced

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Today at IFA 2013, some of the first Windows 8.1 devices are being unveiled, including the first 8-inch Windows tablet from Toshiba, called the Encore. It looks to be the company’s attempt at taking on the iPad mini at full force, with the same $329 price tag. The Encore rocks a higher-res 1280×800 screen packing in […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Review

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If users found the Galaxy Note phablet series to be unwieldy and an odd form factor, the Galaxy Mega is even more perplexing as it straddles the phablet and tablet computing categories. With a display size of 6.3 inches, the Mega, as reviewed on AT&T Mobility and forthcoming on Sprint in the U.S., offers the […]

Surface Pro 2 Rumors Point to Better Battery Life, User Experience

The Surface Pro 2 is rumored to come with more RAM, Intel Haswell Core i5 processor, and improved battery life over the first generation model it replaces.

New leaked specs for Microsoft’s second generation Surface computing tablets have emerged, and the updated specs on these slate devices will provide users with a better experience thanks to significantly improved battery life with the inclusion of Intel’s latest Haswell processors. The Pro model, which is expected to debut with Windows 8.1 pre-loaded, will come […]

ASUS Transformer Book Trio Tablet and Keyboard Runs Android and Windows

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The ASUS Transformer Book Trio is a new ultrabook from ASUS that runs both Windows 8 and Android, according to the announcement from ASUS at IFA in Germany. This 11.6-inch Ultrabook lets users detach the display to use as an Android Tablet. The keyboard can connect to an external display to function as a desktop computer. […]

Samsung Updates Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet with 2014 Edition

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Samsung has taken the stage in Germany at the IFA trade show at the company’s Unpacked event to unveil an update to the 10.1-inch Galaxy Note tablet. The new edition, dubbed the Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition, follows styling introduced on the recent Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 edition while at the same time delivering all […]

Nokia Lumia’s Bandit Rumored September Launch Hints at Windows 8.1 Release

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The rumored release date for Nokia’s large-screened phablet, code named Bandit, may have just given us the hint that Microsoft may be readying the launch of its next generation Windows Phone OS release around the same time next month in September. The new phablet is scheduled to be announced at a private event in September, according […]

Red Nokia Lumia Tab for Verizon Appears Stands Out

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Originally reported for arrival on AT&T Mobility’s 4G LTE airwaves, Nokia’s Windows RT-based Lumia tablet has now appeared in several images sporting a red hue and depicting Verizon Wireless branding. The tablet has been rumored to be a 10.1-inch slate with a snap-on keyboard cover that functions in a similar way to Microsoft’s branded Surface […]

AT&T-Bound Nokia Lumia Tab to Improve on Surface RT Design

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We’re beginning to learn more about Nokia’s foray into the Windows tablet market with its own Lumia-branded tablet. It’s been long rumored that Nokia is working on a tablet, and early reports suggested that the slate will come with a detachable keyboard cover similar to the one offered by Microsoft with its Surface RT and […]

LG to Challenge iPad mini Retina Display With 8-Inch G Pad Slate

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Apple partner LG may soon challenge the company’s rumored iPad mini with Retina Display that is widely believed to be coming this fall with its own 8.3-inch G Pad tablet featuring a high resolution display and quad-core graphics. Choosing to go with an 8-inch tablet model may alow LG to command more premium pricing as […]

Nokia Windows Tablet Coming End of September, Lumia Phablet Beginning of November?

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An alleged roadmap for Nokia’s upcoming product announcements was leaked and suggests that the Finnish-based Windows Phone smartphone-maker will release a tablet for AT&T’s 4G LTE network at the end of September and a new Lumia-based Windows Phone phablet in the beginning of November. The information was published by Nokia Power User, though the site did […]

Hardware Problems Continue to Plague New Nexus 7

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While the new Nexus 7 is getting rave reviews for its new design and hardware improvements, it looks like Google and Asus still need to work out kinks with the new 2013 tablet. After we had reported about a GPS bug , it looks like there may be a glitch with the touchscreen. We had […]

Leaked Display Panel Shows iPad 5 is Inspired by iPad Mini

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After a number of leaks of the rear casing of the iPad 5‘s rear casing, we now have a leak of the front glass display panel for Apple’s fifth generation iOS tablet. The iPad 5′s display shows that the device will be inspired by the smaller iPad mini, with a large display area and slimmer […]

After Shield, NVIDIA Rumored to Launch Gaming Tablet

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It looks like chip-maker NVIDIA is getting more entrenched in the hardware space with its own branded devices. After the company launched the portable gaming Shield console, NVIDIA is now rumored to be working on its gaming tablet based off its Tegra 5 chipset that will succeed the quad-core Tegra 4. The Tegra 5 chipset […]

Educational Apps May Actually Hurt Your Child’s Development

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Tablet and smartphone apps that claim educational benefits are now the target of consumer watchdog group Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood. The group is challenging some of the marketing claims made by apps such as Fisher-Price’s Laugh and Learn in a recent complaint filed with the Federal Trade Commission, or FTC. The group had been responsible in […]

Microsoft May Have Just Hit a Sweet Spot With the Surface Tablet

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Despite customer confusion between the Windows RT and Windows 8 version of the operating system and accompanying hardware, lackluster sales, and heavy competition from Apple and Google’s Android, Microsoft may have finally found a sweet spot with its Surface RT tablets. Due to slow sales and what some would call underwhelming demand for its Surface […]

New Nexus 7 Build Quality Questioned As Tablets Go On Sale Early

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Though Google’s new mid-2013 Nexus 7 tablet isn’t slated to be available until July 30th, some retailers like Best Buy and GameStop are making the slate available to consumers as of today, Friday, July 26th, for purchase. And even though comments have been so far positive with the upgrades that Google has made given the […]