Tag Heuer’s $3,700 Smartphone And 6 Other Ridiculously Expensive Gadgets

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Fancy watchmaker Tag Heuer has everyone excited for their new Android smartphone, the Racer. It’s a very, um, special phone made from titanium, carbon fiber, and shockproof rubber. The Racer will run “the latest” Android OS (4.0/Ice Cream Sandwich, everyone assumes) and… well, the company isn’t saying much about specs. Though for the asking price […]

Nook Comics Now Available On Android Tablets

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Barnes & Noble announced that the comic books available via Nook Comics are now available to customers with the Nook app on Android tablets. Previously only available to those with a Nook device (Color or Tablet), the bookseller is expanding the reader base to the thousands of customers with Android tablets (7 inches and up. […]

Apple Making Slightly Less Profit Off iPad 3rd Gen

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People obsessed with the “actual” cost of the electronics they own will love this. Analysts from UBM TechInsights released some numbers today that suggests Apple is making slightly less profit from the new 4G LTE iPad than they did off the iPad 2. They guesstimated that the iPad’s components come to $310. Retail price is […]

5 iPad Alternatives For iPad Haters

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Apple’s new iPad is finally official in all its detailed glory. The upgrades weren’t many, but that Retina Display sure is gorgeous. While it seems like everyone can’t wait to give Apple their money for this new tablet, I know there are some of you out there thinking: Pfft, the new iPad ain’t all that. […]

New iPad Overwhelms Internet, Apple Store (Updated)

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPad 3 Announcement

Update: Pre-orders are now going through, though slowly. It took several tries for GBM editors to order theirs. Hopefully by tonight the load on the servers will ease up. Excitement over today’s new iPad 3 announcement and launch has had an unsurprising, but still frustrating effect on many websites, including Apple’s online store. Even though […]

Why Apple Should Announce A 128GB iPad 3

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Of all the leaked information and swirling rumors around the iPad 3 / iPad HD, one I don’t see gaining a lot of traction is the possibility of a 128GB version of the tablet. The idea pops up every now and then, usually right before an iPad launch, but never comes to anything. It’s probably […]

Does an iPad HD Mean iTunes HD+ Movies (Finally)?

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If the iPad 3 / iPad HD gets a sweet high resolution “retina display” it would mark a really good time for Apple to also announce HD+ 1080p iTunes video. After all, with a 2048 x 1536 pixel screen users will be able to play full HD content without compromise.

Why Windows 8 Is Not An iPad 3 Competitor

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People excited about the possibilities of Windows 8 are already saying the iPad 3/iPad HD better watch its back because Microsoft finally has a killer OS. I’m gonna need people to step back and calm down with that talk and think about that comparison for a minute.

Best Accessories of February 2012

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We all love our gadgets here at GottaBeMobile, and we all know that they wouldn’t be nearly as awesome without great accessories to enhance them, add needed functionality, or just make our devices look better. February’s favorites include a case for iPhoneographers, jammin’ speakers and headphones, beautiful covers, and more for the iPhone, iPad, Galaxy […]

Best of Mobile World Congress 2012

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Mobile World Congress 2012 was host to a number of smartphone, tablet and gadget announcements, but just a few devices were good enough to make it onto this list These are the gadgets that got our hearts racing and our hands reaching for our wallets. Mobile World Congress 2012 is where manufacturers announced the next generation of […]

Galaxy Note Killer App (Of My Dreams): Livescribe Smartpen

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Apropos to the official announcement of the Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, Samsung also released the new version of their S Pen SDK (Software Development Kit). This includes new tools for people who want to develop apps that work with the S Pen. There are several new functions devs can take advantage of, but this one […]

$529 Toshiba Excite 10 LE Tablet Available March 6

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Last year Toshiba released one of the thickest Android tablets to come to market in the U.S., packing in ports and features other slates eschewed, such as a removable battery and full-size USB ports. This year the company decided to go in the complete opposite direction and create the thinnest Android tablet. The Toshiba Excite […]

Official: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Available At Verizon Wireless March 1

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Samsung’s other, other 7-inch Honeycomb tablet, the Galaxy Tab 7.7, will be available through Verizon Wireless starting later this week on March 1. The slim 7-incher will cost $499 with a two year contract (yes, with) for Verizon’s 4G LTE service. Before you plotz from sticker shock, keep in mind that the Tab 7.7 is […]

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

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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 […]

Samsung Announces Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and 7, Teases Galaxy Note 10.1

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The Tab 2 has a dual-core processor, not quad-core like the ASUS Transformer Prime, and will ship with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Unlike the 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab on the market now, the Tab 2 will have a micro SD slot to expand the on board storage (16GB or 32GB). Samsung will offer Wi-Fi only and 3G versions; no mention of 4G.