News: Tablets

Friday, 30 Dec 2011

New iPad May Feature 14,000mAh Battery

New iPad May Feature 14,000mAh Battery

The next-gen flagship iPad model is said to feature a new 14,000mAh battery, one that is more than twice of the 6,500mAh battery in the current iPad 2.

Thursday, 29 Dec 2011

Windows 8 Tablets is a Possible Surprise Success

Windows 8 Tablets is a Possible Surprise Success

Windows tablets haven't found themselves many fans over the years, and have mostly been relegated to niche users. Come Windows 8 however, and all that is set to change. Wired predicts that Windows 8 will make Windows tablets surprise, and ultimately appeal to mainstream consumers.

Acer Won't Quit Tablet and Smartphone Race

Acer Won't Quit Tablet and Smartphone Race

Contrary to rumors, Acer has stated that it won't be exiting the smartphone and tablet race, though the company has plans to take a more conservative approach and launch fewer models over the next few months.

Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011

Sony Tablet S and Tablet P Getting Android 4.0 Update

Sony Tablet S and Tablet P Getting Android 4.0 Update

An announcement on Sony UK's community page has confirmed an impending update to Android 4.0 for its tablets, the Sony Tablet S and Tablet P, though when the update will be implemented wasn't revealed.

iOS Devices Accounted for 13.4% of Online Sales this Christmas

iOS Devices Accounted for 13.4% of Online Sales this Christmas

The new figures from IBM Benchmark's survey of online sales on Christmas reveals that iOS devices were the chosen platform for 13.4 percent of all transactions.

Thursday, 22 Dec 2011

Hasbro Sues ASUS Over Transformer Prime Name

Hasbro Sues ASUS Over Transformer Prime Name

Hasbro, makers of the Transformers toys, is suing ASUS over its Transformer Prime tablet, claiming that the product violates trademarks related to Hasbro's line of toys that depict transforming robots.

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011

Five Companies Collaborate to Protect HD Content on SD Cards

Five Companies Collaborate to Protect HD Content on SD Cards

Panasonic, Samsung, SanDisk, Sony and Toshiba have announced that they are collaborating to device a new content protection technology for flash memory cards such as SD cards and various storage devices.

Archos Unveils Its 70b Internet Tablet

Archos Unveils Its 70b Internet Tablet

Priced at US$199 with 8GB of storage space, the Archos 70b IT is a slim internet tablet running on the Android 3.2 Honeycomb.

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011

Google Unveiling Tablet Within the Next Six Months

Google Unveiling Tablet Within the Next Six Months

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt revealed details about the company's plans to introduce a competitive tablet within the next six months.

Friday, 16 Dec 2011

Nokia Releasing Windows 8 Tablet in Mid 2012

Nokia Releasing Windows 8 Tablet in Mid 2012

Nokia's French Division general manager, Paul Ansellem has let slip the fact that we will be seeing a Nokia tablet running Windows 8 as early as June 2012. That seems like a good bit earlier than when most other manufacturers are expecting to launch their own Windows 8 tablet in Q3 2012.

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