- News tagged "android"
Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014
Sure, we've seen dual-booting Windows/Android hybrids before. But convergence just got real at CES, as both Intel and AMD confirmed plans to help PC makers shoehorn Android onto Windows devices.
Running on the Android 4.4 KitKat platform, the 5-inch PadFone X transforms into a 9-inch full HD tablet when the phone is docked. AT&T will carry the mobile device exclusively in the U.S., with pricing and availability to be announced at a later date.
Monday, 6 Jan 2014
Lenovo has just announced the existence of two 28-inch 4K LCD monitors, the ThinkVision Pro 2840m, and the ThinkVision 28, an 8-inch Windows 8 business tablet (with an Intel Bay Trail processor) and a new redesigned Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon business Ultrabook.
Acer has announced the new Iconia A1-830, a 7.9-inch Android tablet with IPS display, the 27-inch TA272 HUL Android AIO with an NVIDIA Tegra quad-core processor, and the DA223 HQL portable 21.5-inch AIO with a built-in battery and seamless edge-to-edge glass design. Acer is also offering the Chromebook C720 in Moonstone White.
Thursday, 2 Jan 2014
Hugo Barra, former Google VP in charge of Android, has just made it official on his Google+ page: Xiaomi is coming to Singapore, with "details coming soon..."
Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013
Google and Audi are reportedly working together on an Android-based infotainment system for cars. The companies are likely to announce their plans at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, United States next week. This is according to sources who spoke with the Wall Journal.
Monday, 30 Dec 2013
HTC has posted a fancy (and massive!) infographic explaining the various stages a software update has to go through before it reaches the end user. Why not give it a read as you wait for Android 4.4 KitKat to arrive on your device?
Friday, 20 Dec 2013
Whatsapp CEO Jan Koum has just boasted that its instant messaging app enjoys having 400 million active monthly users, with 100 million of them joining in the last four months alone.
Wednesday, 18 Dec 2013
On the sixth day of Christmas... we suggest an LG Nexus 5 so that you can experience Android the way Google intended. Of course, its relatively low price sans contract and high-end specs don't hurt too. Find out more about this product and discover how you can win some gifts for this holiday season with HardwareZone!
Tuesday, 17 Dec 2013
Almost two years after collecting 1.4 million pre-orders for its low-cost tablet, Aakash, Datawind has announced that it intends to sell a $38 tablet in the U.S. in early 2014. In total, three models will be launched in the U.S., with price tags ranging from $38 to $149.