Category: Tablets

Google Tablet Delayed Until July

Yes it’s almost time to get a look at the first tablet to be launched by Google, but it will be a couple of months later in coming than we originally thought. However while it was said to launch in May and we now have to wait until July, the real question is whether or not the additional wait will be worth it.

Apparently Google isn’t 100% happy with the design, and they have elected to ..

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Google Tablet Delayed Until July

| April 15, 2012 |

Kindle Fire Dock from Grace Digital, FireDock

Often, the number of apps for a particular smartphone or the number of accessories for a tablet is a good indicator of how well the device is doing (or expected to do). After all, the makers of any accessory product are all riding a wave of derived demand.

In this context, it is interesting that Grace Digital has come out with a charging speaker dock that is designed for the Kindle Fire. Amazon’s offering may not ..

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Kindle Fire Dock from Grace Digital, FireDock

| April 5, 2012 |

Tablet for Kids, the Archos Child Pad

French consumer electronics company Archos has identified a need in the market and responded to it. They have done so by launching a new improved tablet that is targeted at children.

Think about it: kids would love to have a portable gadget like a tablet that allows them complete portability (they want to show off, remember?) and the convenience of using a keyboard that’s larger than what’s available on a smartphone.

But parents, on the other hand, ..

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Tablet for Kids, the Archos Child Pad

| March 7, 2012 |

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1-Inch Tablet Announced

Samsung announced its Galaxy Note 10.1 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last week, although at the time of writing, release dates and pricing details were not available.

The Galaxy Note 10.1 is powered by a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor that runs Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). It has 64 GB of internal storage and comes with a 3 megapixel rear-facing camera and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera.

As the name suggests, this model has a 10.1-inch ..

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1-Inch Tablet Announced

| March 1, 2012 |

MEEP! Tablet for Kids, Coming Soon from Oregon Scientific

Tablets are getting more and more common all the time. Smartphones are still popular too of course, but tablets are easy to hold and offer a range of features to use.

But if you thought it was only adults who used them, think again. Oregon Scientific has got in on the act and created the MEEP! tablet to make sure the kids aren’t left out of the equation. Pure white with bright blue ends, the exterior ..

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MEEP! Tablet for Kids, Coming Soon from Oregon Scientific

| February 15, 2012 |

A Real Tablet for Kids, the Nabi

These days, even kids want smartphones and tablets. But kids, being kids, may not be that careful with their gadgets. And in the rough-and-tumble world of friends and peer pressure, the chances of an expensive gadget getting permanently damaged are fairly high.

Thus far, if you didn’t mind replacing expensive tablets at regular intervals, the alternative was simply to deny your child a tablet. Now, with the launch of the Nabi, you may actually have another ..

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A Real Tablet for Kids, the Nabi

| February 2, 2012 |

Fujitsu Lifebook 2013 Multi-Gadget Concept

These days, convergence between computers and mobile telephones is blurring boundaries. If you have a smartphone, you can use it to browse web sites, send and receive e-mail, listen to music, take pictures, type documents and review them.

Apart from the fact that it has less storage space than a conventional laptop, a tablet has it all. In this context, it would be interesting to see what lies ahead for the laptop or notebook as we ..

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Fujitsu Lifebook 2013 Multi-Gadget Concept

| February 1, 2012 |