Microsoft Shelved Plans for the Surface Mini Due to Lack of Confidence?

Microsoft Shelved Plans for the Surface Mini Due to Lack of Confidence?

NEWS  /  01 Jul 2014  /  13 weeks ago

DigiTimes reported that Microsoft cancelled mass production of the Surface Mini as it lacked confidence in the tablet's ability to differentiate itself from the competition in the small tablet market segment.

The 5 Most Important Announcements at Google I/O 2014

The 5 Most Important Announcements at Google I/O 2014

FEATURE  /  30 Jun 2014

Google's main event of the year was full of announcements, from an entirely new look across all Google products, to super-budget Android smartphones, PC-quality gaming on your smartphone, and Android on your wrist, car and in your TV. Here's the five most important things you need to know from Google I/O 2014.

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Shootout: Apple iPad Air vs. Microsoft Surface 2 vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1

FEATURE  /  29 Jun 2014

The Apple iPad has long been regarded as the ultimate tablet for all needs. However, Microsoft and Samsung are ready to give the iPad Air a run for its money with their latest tablets that are geared for work and play - the Surface 2 and Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1. Let's see how each tablet fares against one another and who's the overall winner!

Google: "We Are Still Invested in Nexus"

Google: "We Are Still Invested in Nexus"

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2014  /  13 weeks ago

Dave Burke, the head of Android engineering and the Nexus program at Google shot down rumors that the Nexus brand will be dropped in favor of the upcoming Android Silver program.

Google Working With LG To Bring 3D-sensing Devices To Consumers Next Year

Google Working With LG To Bring 3D-sensing Devices To Consumers Next Year

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2014  /  13 weeks ago

Google's Project Tango, its engineering concept that will let devices see the environment around them the same way the human eye does, got a lot closer to consumer hands today when Google announced it will be partnering with LG to bring a Project Tango tablet to market as early as 2015.

Microsoft is Offering Up to US$650 Store Credit When You Trade In Your MacBook Air for a Surface Pro 3

Microsoft is Offering Up to US$650 Store Credit When You Trade In Your MacBook Air for a Surface Pro 3

NEWS  /  24 Jun 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Microsoft has high hopes for the Surface Pro 3 and is calling it the tablet that can replace your notebook. To that end, it is offering up to $650 store credit when users trade in their MacBook Air notebooks when purchasing a Surface Pro 3.

Google's Nexus 9 Tablet to be Made by HTC?

Google's Nexus 9 Tablet to be Made by HTC?

NEWS  /  23 Jun 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Google may be partnering with HTC to manufacture the next Nexus tablet. Known internally as the Nexus 9, the tablet is alleged to sport an 8.9-inch display and NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor. Hit the link to find out more.

Sneak Preview of the Xiaomi Redmi Note and Mi Pad

Sneak Preview of the Xiaomi Redmi Note and Mi Pad

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2014  /  14 weeks ago

We met up with Hugo Barra, Vice President for Xiaomi Global earlier this morning to have a sneak preview of its latest devices, the Redmi Note and the Mi Pad. Read on to find out more.

Kanye West Says Apple Bought Beats Only Because Samsung Worked with Jay-Z

Kanye West Says Apple Bought Beats Only Because Samsung Worked with Jay-Z

NEWS  /  18 Jun 2014  /  14 weeks ago

In a recent interview, Kanye West shared his thoughts on why Apple bought Beats and said that it was mostly because of their desire to get connected to culture after seeing the success Samsung had with Jay-Z.

Huawei Announces Availability of Ascend G6 4G and MediaPad 8 Vogue in Singapore

Huawei Announces Availability of Ascend G6 4G and MediaPad 8 Vogue in Singapore

NEWS  /  17 Jun 2014  /  15 weeks ago

Besides debuting the Ascend P7 at CommunicAsia 2014, Huawei also announced the pricing and availability of the Ascend G6 4G and MediaPad 8 Vogue. Hit the link to find out more.

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Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

FEATURE  /  13 Jun 2014

The next big thing is here for tablets. Samsung's new flagship Galaxy Tab S tablets come in 8.4- and 10.5-inch display sizes, both with gorgeous 2560 x 1600 Super AMOLED displays, and thinner and lighter bodies than Apple's iPad Air and Mini. Is this the iPad killer?

Samsung Launches 8.4- and 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S Tablets with Super AMOLED Displays

Samsung Launches 8.4- and 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S Tablets with Super AMOLED Displays

NEWS  /  13 Jun 2014  /  15 weeks ago

In New York's Madison Square Garden today, Samsung unveiled its latest premium flagship tablets, the 8.4- and 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S. Boasting 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution Super AMOLED displays, and incredibly thin 6.6mm bodies, the Galaxy Tab S looks like Samsung's best tablet to date.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 LTE review

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 LTE - A Non-stylus Note Striving to be Pro

REVIEW  /  09 Jun 2014

Recently, there has been a trend in pushing devices tailored for the enterprise market space. Samsung's new Galaxy Tab Pro series of tablets panders towards this market space as a step below the Note series, but does it deliver? We take the Galaxy Tab Pro 10.1 LTE edition for a thorough review to find out.

Dell Launches New Venue Tablets

Dell Launches New Venue Tablets

NEWS  /  05 Jun 2014  /  16 weeks ago

At Computex 2014 earlier this week, Dell introduced two new Venue tablets based on the latest Intel Atom (Merrifield) SoC. These latest x86-based Android tablets will replace their previous tablets using the older Cloverview SoC.

Intel's First Broadwell-based Products to Be Available Year End

Intel's First Broadwell-based Products to Be Available Year End

FEATURE  /  03 Jun 2014

Intel announced today that products based on the upcoming Broadwell processors will be available in time for this year end's holiday season.

Apple Announces iOS 8, Comes with Third Party Support for Widgets and Keyboards

Apple Announces iOS 8, Comes with Third Party Support for Widgets and Keyboards

NEWS  /  03 Jun 2014  /  17 weeks ago

Apple unveiled its next generation mobile operating system, iOS 8 at WWDC 2014 today. One of the key themes for iOS 8 is the third party support for widgets, keyboards and Touch ID. In addition, there are other new features that bridge the gap between iOS and other competing platforms.

ASUS Introduces the New Transfomer Book V and Transformer Book T300 Chi at Computex 2014

ASUS Introduces the New Transfomer Book V and Transformer Book T300 Chi at Computex 2014

FEATURE  /  02 Jun 2014

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, ASUS officially unveiled the new Transformer Book V, a 5-in-1 device that is equal parts phone, tablet and notebook; and also the Transformer Book T300 Chi, a super-slim 12.5-inch hybrid detachable notebook.

ASUS Introduces New Transformer Pad Series at Computex 2014

ASUS Introduces New Transformer Pad Series at Computex 2014

NEWS  /  02 Jun 2014  /  17 weeks ago

Besides the new MeMO Pad and Fonepad devices, ASUS also introduced two Transformer Pad devices which are powered by the 64-bit Intel Atom processors and sport 10.1-inch displays.

ASUS Unveils Fonepad 7 and 8, Come with 64-Bit Intel Atom Processors

ASUS Unveils Fonepad 7 and 8, Come with 64-Bit Intel Atom Processors

NEWS  /  02 Jun 2014  /  17 weeks ago

ASUS today introduced two new Fonepad devices, the Fonepad 7 and 8. Both Fonepad devices are powered by the 64-bit Intel Atom processors. Read on to find out more.

ASUS Announces the MeMO Pad 8, Claims Title as World's Lightest 8-Inch LTE Tablet

ASUS Announces the MeMO Pad 8, Claims Title as World's Lightest 8-Inch LTE Tablet

NEWS  /  02 Jun 2014  /  17 weeks ago

ASUS today announced the world's lightest 8-inch LTE tablet, the MeMO Pad 8 (ME581CL) at Computex 2014. It also unveiled two other models, the MeMO Pad 7 (ME176C) and MeMO Pad 8 (ME181C). Hit the link to find out more.

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