Wednesday, 1 Aug 2012
While the alleged iPad Mini is still somewhat of a mystery, mockups of cases for the device have seemed to further cement its possible existence. According to 9to5Mac, case maker DeviceWear has posted up and later took down a website containing some nice renders of the iPad Mini sheathed in their cases.
A 10-inch variant of the BlackBerry PlayBook appeared in a Vietnamese forum, which suggests that the tablet game may not be over yet for Research in Motion.
Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012
Accessories including a dock and cases for the quad-core Google Nexus 7 tablet by ASUS emerged on the Internet. Supporting slides with features, prices, and release dates of the accessories are provided inside.
Microsoft has confirmed in its annual report, that Windows 8 will be available to the public on the 26th of October, 2012. That will also be the day that consumers will also be able to put their hands on a Surface tablet.
More leaked court documents have surfaced during the very public Apple vs Samsung legal spat. This time, they revealed that Samsung has allegedly been working on a "P10" tablet that would feature a 256 ppi, 11.8-inch 2560 x 1600 super high resolution Retina-like display and LTE connectivity.
iMore's sources claim that Apple will be holding a special event on 12th September to launch the next generation iPhone. The iPad Mini will also be announced.
Friday, 27 Jul 2012
Equipped with a Full HD 1920 x 1200 Super IPS+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2, the ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity powers on NVIDIA's Tegra 3 T33 4-PLUS-1 quad-core processor and the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich platform. It incorporates the ASUS SonicMaster technology which features a combination of advanced hardware and software to deliver lifelike audio.
Apple's legal disputes with Samsung continue, but this time, the Cupertino company may have an ace up its sleeve: Samsung's own internal documents that allegedly openly admit that the South Korean company mimicked the iPad, and was told off by Google for doing so.
Thursday, 26 Jul 2012
Not much is known about Huawei's upcoming MediaPad 7 Lite tablet so far, except that it would run on a near-stock build of ICS, feature an IPS display capable of 1080p HD video playback and support "cellular voice calls, SMS and MMS via 3G".
Reports point to Dell as being the next manufacturer to participate in building Windows RT devices. However, recent reports say otherwise, indicating that Dell might be left out of the upcoming Windows RT launch.