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Google Nexus 7 tablet now official – $199 starting today

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So, the Google Nexus tablet does exist after all. Only, it’s not called that; it’s the Nexus 7. (Semantics!) After months of speculation, leaks, and cookie crumb trails pointing to the existence…

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Android Devices

The Toshiba Thrive and Thrive 7 will not receive Android 4.0 until the fall

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Toshiba seems to be having some difficulty with upgrading the original Toshiba Thrive and Toshiba Thrive 7 tablets to Android 4.0.  Previous word from Toshiba claimed that the much anticipated from Android 3…

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Android News

ASUS Nexus 7 tablet photo samples pop-up on Picasa ahead of Google I/O

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It’s becoming increasingly clear that we’re going to hear, see, and maybe even touch a Nexus 7 tablet when Google I/O 2012 kicks off next week. Supposedly, we don’t even have to wait until th…

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Android Phones and Devices

Toshiba Excite 10 Review

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Changing course is sometimes the only way to reach where you need to go. For Toshiba, taking a sharp right turn was necessary to find its place in the crowded Android tablet market. The original Thrive was not the…

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Entertainment

HBO GO adds Amazon Kindle Fire support, still won’t ignite other Android tablets

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The fantastic HBO GO app, which allows HBO subscribers to watch full episodes and view special content on their Android devices, now supports the Amazon Kindle Fire. HBO made the announcement today that and up…

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Asus Tablets

ASUS Transformer AiO dual-boots Windows 8 and Android on 18-inch screen.

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ASUS has announced that it will merge the worlds of Windows 8 and Android 4.0 with a dual-booting computer known as the ASUS Transformer AiO. Devices that can dual boot Windows and Android aren’t exactly…

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Tablets

Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 coming to Office Depot for $349 in June

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The Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 is bringing its pebble curves and a “healthy dose of swagger” to the Lenovo tablet line of products. And it will do it all for $349. Lenovo has announced today that the IdeaT…

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Acer Tablets

Recent benchmark results confirms a 7 inch Google Nexus Tablet with Android 4.1

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Up until now, most of the reports regarding the Google Nexus Tablet have been rumors and whispers based on people in the industry.  Today, the Google Nexus Tablet showed up in an online benchmark test and reveal…

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Android Devices

The elusive Google Nexus Tablet will reportedly launch in July

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It’s no surprise that Google is rumored to launch an affordable 7 inch tablet to help push Android closer to the forefront of tablets.  For quite some time, Google has been reportedly working with Asus to…

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Samsung Tablets

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 redesigned to have new S-Pen compartment and quad-core processor

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 has had a rather quiet spring following its introduction at Mobile World Congress in February. Samsung’s next tablet has been rumored to be getting a small redesign before i…

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Rumors

Amazon expected to launch a 10.1 inch Kindle Fire tablet in Q3

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The Amazon Kindle Fire is one of the better selling Android tablets as a result of its low entry price and deep integration with Amazon products and services.  The giant online retail company looks to keep the tr…

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Tablets

Chameleon is the best looking Android tablet UI we’ve seen yet – and it’s seeking backers on Kickstarter

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Someone in my Google+ circle previously posted a video of a user interface for tablets that made me want to throw my tablet in a box until I could have it. The design managed to pack more information on to the home sc…

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Android OS

Google may work with 5 OEM partners to create multiple Nexus devices running Jelly Bean

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The Wall Street Journal reported an interesting story today — one that has serious ramifications for the mobile industry if it pans out.  Essentially, Google is said to be in discussions with five diffe…

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Samsung Tablets

Best Buy offers refurbished Galaxy Tab 8.9 and accessories for only $300

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Best Buy has a deal for anyone who may have been on the fence about purchasing a tablet and considered snagging one through the second hand market. Instead of scouring eBay, just go to BestBuy.com and purchase it…

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Tablets

Microsoft & Barnes & Noble settle patent dispute, announce new company for digital reading

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Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have finally put an end to their patent dispute regarding the use of Android in Barnes & Noble’s NOOK, NOOK Color, and NOOK Tablet. The two companies announced today…

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