Friday, 6 Jan 2012
Tablets and smartphones have benefited from Corning's tough and resilient Gorilla Glass displays. It's no surprise that the company will be showcasing an improved version, dubbed Gorilla Glass 2, at CES 2012.
The Aakash, a tablet that costs less than US$50 to build and easy to deploy, has the potential to connect "the next billion" people from third world countries. Just how popular is it? 1.4 million pre-orders in two weeks. Numbers like that haven't been heard of since the iPad 2 launch.
You already know that Windows 8 allows itself to be navigated in a myriad of ways. You've got touch input, pen input, trackpad input and of course mouse input. Now, thanks to Swedish eye-tracking experts Tobii, we can add eye-navigation into that list as well, with the Tobii Gaze.
Similar to NVIDIA's Tegra Zone, Qualcomm's Snapdragon GameCommand gathers games that are optimized for the company's Snapdragon processors. The app will be unveiled at CES 2012 on 10th January with a concurrent launch on the Android Market.
Thursday, 5 Jan 2012
The ZMS-40 combines 96 of ZiiLABS' StemCall media processing cores with four 1.5GHz ARM Cortex-A9 CPUs, delivering fluid multi-tasking application and media processing performance.
Just a few hours ago, ASUS Singapore held a pre-order promotion for the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime. Though the S$699 pre-order has closed once it reached the first 100 sales, we now know that the Android tablet will be priced at S$899.
Wednesday, 4 Jan 2012
Fresh from its tablet lineup, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus and Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 will be available from January and February 2012 respectively. The former will be priced at S$768 while the latter gets a price tag of S$898.
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2012
Acer and Lenovo are reported to be launching their Windows 8 tablets in the third quarter of 2012. The tablets are said to run on Intel's upcoming "Clover Trail" processors.
Notebook Italia obtained an image of a 7-inch ASUS Eee Pad tablet, which seemed to have a different design from the rest of the Eee Pad tablets. ASUS is rumored to announce the new tablet at Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2012 next week.
Friday, 30 Dec 2011
Acer's first quad-core tablet, the Iconia Tab A700 might make an appearance at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2012.