Tim Cook calls recent iPad sales slump a "speed bump"

Tim Cook calls recent iPad sales slump a "speed bump"

NEWS  /  28 Aug 2014  /  8 weeks ago

In a brief interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook calls the recent slump of iPad sales a "speed bump" and remains "bullish" about the future of the tablet market.

RugGear unveils rugged Android tablet, the Ultra Tab 7.0 - RG900 for S$830

RugGear unveils rugged Android tablet, the Ultra Tab 7.0 - RG900 for S$830

NEWS  /  27 Aug 2014  /  8 weeks ago

RugGear, the leading manufacturer of the world's toughest phone, unveiled its first Android tablet, the Ultra Tab 7.0 - RG900. It is designed to be used in any extreme environment with its IP67 rating for water and dust resistance. It also has some degree of protection against drop-shock impacts.

LG aims for uniform user experience, brings G3's UX to entry and mid-level devices

LG aims for uniform user experience, brings G3's UX to entry and mid-level devices

NEWS  /  21 Aug 2014  /  9 weeks ago

LG is working to provide a consistent user experience by bringing the G3's UX features to its entry and mid-level mobile devices which are launched in the second half of this year.

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen is back with Swing Copters

NEWS  /  19 Aug 2014  /  9 weeks ago

Ready to get frustrated again? Dong Nguyen, the creator of the infamous Flappy Bird game, is back with a new game called Swing Copters.

LG unveils LTE variant of G Pad 8.0, shipping to begin this week

LG unveils LTE variant of G Pad 8.0, shipping to begin this week

NEWS  /  15 Aug 2014  /  10 weeks ago

LG Electronics today unveiled the LTE variant of its G Pad 8.0 to expand its leadership in LTE from smartphones to tablets. The tablet will begin shipping in key European countries starting this week followed by markets in Central and South America, Asia and CIS in the weeks to follow.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 to hit stores on August 28

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 to hit stores on August 28

NEWS  /  06 Aug 2014  /  11 weeks ago

Microsoft has announced the local retail availability date for the Surface Pro 3. Prices of the various models and accessories, and details of on-going promotions after the jump.

Best Buy CEO says sales of tablets are "crashing"

Best Buy CEO says sales of tablets are "crashing"

NEWS  /  31 Jul 2014  /  12 weeks ago

CEO of Best Buy, Hubert Joly, recently said in an interview that sales of tablets have "crashed" in the past several months and that volume "has really gone down".

NVIDIA unveils the Shield gaming tablet

NVIDIA unveils the Shield gaming tablet

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2014  /  13 weeks ago

NVIDIA has unveiled the Shield tablet, an 8-inch, Full HD, 32-bit Tegra K1-powered gaming tablet launching next week in the US for $299.

Apple to unveil ultra-thin iPad Mini Air this year, 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015?

Apple to unveil ultra-thin iPad Mini Air this year, 12.9-inch iPad Pro in 2015?

NEWS  /  23 Jul 2014  /  13 weeks ago

The Chinese media is reporting that Apple's next generation iPad Mini will be 30% thinner at 5.25mm. In addition, Apple's rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro is scheduled for release in 2015.

Lenovo Miix 2 10 and ThinkPad 8 now available in Singapore

Lenovo Miix 2 10 and ThinkPad 8 now available in Singapore

NEWS  /  22 Jul 2014  /  13 weeks ago

First seen earlier this year at CES, Lenovo's Miix 2 10-inch and ThinkPad 8 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablets are now launching in Singapore.

Microsoft announces it is laying off 18,000 workers

Microsoft announces it is laying off 18,000 workers

NEWS  /  18 Jul 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Microsoft has just announced that it will be laying off 18,000 employees, with most of them coming from the company's newly acquired Nokia Devices and Services unit.

Apple and IBM announce partnership to bring enterprise apps and services to iOS

Apple and IBM announce partnership to bring enterprise apps and services to iOS

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Apple and IBM have both announced a global partnership that will bring enterprise apps and services to iOS devices.

Samsung Warns Investors of Massive Profit Decline

Samsung Warns Investors of Massive Profit Decline

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  15 weeks ago

Samsung has just issued a warning to investors and shareholders that amid weak smartphones sales and increasing competition, profits for Q2 could dip as much as 24% year-over-year.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Available in Singapore from July 12

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Available in Singapore from July 12

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  15 weeks ago

Samsung Mobile Singapore announced that the Galaxy Tab S tablets (8.4 and 10.5-inch) will be available at all telcos, major consumer electronics and IT stores, as well as the Samsung Experience Stores from July 12.

New T.S.A. Rules Will Disallow Passengers from Carrying Aboard Uncharged Devices

New T.S.A. Rules Will Disallow Passengers from Carrying Aboard Uncharged Devices

NEWS  /  08 Jul 2014  /  15 weeks ago

The Transportation Security Administration of the United States have passed new rules that disallows passengers from carrying aboard uncharged electronic devices.

ASUS MeMO Pad 8 (ME181) and Transformer Pad TF103C Available in Stores Today

ASUS MeMO Pad 8 (ME181) and Transformer Pad TF103C Available in Stores Today

NEWS  /  04 Jul 2014  /  16 weeks ago

ASUS Singapore today announced the availability of the MeMO Pad 8 (ME181) and Transformer Pad TF103C. Both tablets are powered by Intel's 64-bit Atom processors, Android 4.4 KitKat and the new ZenUI interface.

Xiaomi Establishing Tablet Ecosystem to Compete Against Apple iPads

Xiaomi Establishing Tablet Ecosystem to Compete Against Apple iPads

NEWS  /  04 Jul 2014  /  16 weeks ago

Lei Jun, CEO of Xiaomi told DigiTimes that the company is accelerating its efforts to establish a tablet ecosystem to compete against the Apple iPads.

Xiaomi Sold 50,000 Units of Mi Pad in China Under Four Minutes

Xiaomi Sold 50,000 Units of Mi Pad in China Under Four Minutes

NEWS  /  03 Jul 2014  /  16 weeks ago

Xiaomi's first tablet, the Mi Pad went on sale for the first time today in China and 50,000 units were sold out in less than four minutes!

HP Datapass Coming to Singapore

HP Datapass Coming to Singapore

NEWS  /  03 Jul 2014  /  16 weeks ago

HP Datapass, HP's embedded mobile broadband service is coming to Singapore. The service gives customers with compatible devices access to 250MB/month of free 4G data on their device for two years, without the need for a dongle, SIM card or contract.

Prices of Samsung Galaxy Tab S Tablets Revealed on Courts Singapore's Website

Prices of Samsung Galaxy Tab S Tablets Revealed on Courts Singapore's Website

NEWS  /  03 Jul 2014  /  16 weeks ago

The retail prices of Samsung's upcoming tablets - the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Galaxy Tab S 8.4 - are listed on the website of Courts Singapore ahead of an official announcement by Samsung. Both tablets are estimated to be available on July 16.

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With so many different tablets available on the market today, what should you look out for when you make your purchase? More than 50 participants attended our HWZ PlayTest event for a hands-on of the latest models on the market, including, phablets, tablets and notebook hybrids. Some weren't even launched yet! So check out what took place.

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