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LG introduces the 8.3 inch G Pad tablet to launch in Q4

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The tablet market is certainly getting crowded with the revamped Nexus 7 and the upcoming refreshed iPad Mini, but LG wishes to make its mark in the fourth quarter of 2013.  After introducing the G2, many believ…

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HP to launch the Slate 7 Android 4.1 tablet in April for $169

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HP first entered the tablet scene with its HP TouchPad 10 inch model running webOS.  While we know the outcome of that particular event in HP’s history, we learned HP’s hardware played rather nice…

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Sony announces Xperia Tablet Z with Jelly Bean, Quad-Core Processor

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In case the Sony Xperia Z smartphone wasn’t exactly what you wanted to see from the electronics manufacturer at CES 2013, Sony has one more exciting product to unveil.  Aptly named the Sony Xperia Tablet…

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Verizon Wireless: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to launch in the coming weeks

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Verizon Wireless appears poised to strengthen its portfolio of tablet offerings in the coming weeks as it prepares to launch the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1.  By no means is the Galaxy Note 10.1 a new tablet, but it…

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Google Play has the Nexus 7 8GB model in stock, delivered in 3-5 days

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Without ever announcing a firm launch date for the Nexus 7, Google quietly changed the Nexus 7 8GB status from Shipping Soon to in stock and ready to be delivered within 3-5 business days.  This is great news fo…

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Google Nexus 7 tablet pre-orders begin shipping today from Play Store

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We finally have some good news regarding Nexus 7 pre-orders.  According to Google, the first wave of orders starting shipping today and all the orders thus far will ship within three business days.  Unfortuna…

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Tablets

Google Nexus 7 Tablet hands-on and first impressions

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Google didn’t catch anyone by surprise when it announced the Nexus 7 earlier today, the first tablet designed to run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. But despite expecting the company to release a Nexus tablet f…

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Android Apps

Chameleon Kickstarter gets a Part Deux, offers tablet AND phone UI

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Remember that Kickstarter project with the Best Tablet UI Ever that we wrote about a few weeks ago? Well, the fund seekers had a behind the scenes snafu that required them to cancel the Kickstarter project and re…

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ASUS Nexus 7 tablet photo samples pop-up on Picasa ahead of Google I/O

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It’s becoming increasingly clear that we’re going to hear, see, and maybe even touch a Nexus 7 tablet when Google I/O 2012 kicks off next week. Supposedly, we don’t even have to wait until th…

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Android OS

New HTC posting shows which smartphones will get Android 4.0 and when

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Today, HTC released a post on its Android 4.0 Frequently Asked Question’s page which shows a list of Android smartphones and a target range of months in which the Android 4.0 update should be delivered. S…

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Chameleon is the best looking Android tablet UI we’ve seen yet – and it’s seeking backers on Kickstarter

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Someone in my Google+ circle previously posted a video of a user interface for tablets that made me want to throw my tablet in a box until I could have it. The design managed to pack more information on to the home sc…

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Galaxy Tab 7.7 – A Full Android Competitor to the Kindle Fire [Hardware Review]

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I’ve owned an Amazon Kindle, and I loved the Galaxy Tab 10.1, so the merging of a small form factor and Samsung’s hardware seems like an awesome idea. With Amazon’s Kindle Fire selling by the…

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Motorola reveals more details surrounding ICS upgrade time frame for various devices

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Throughout the next couple of months, Motorola engineers will be hard at work implementing Android Ice Cream Sandwich on various devices.  Android 4.0 already began rolling out to the Motorola XOOM WiFi mode…

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Motorola Xyboard – Strange name, solid tablet, serious contender? [Tablet Review]

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I’m going to skip talking about the Xyboard name for as long as I can. Ok. The name is ridiculous; I’m moving on. As Verizon’s newest tablet, the Xyboard has a lot of weight on its shoulders fro…

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Asus is expected to unveil the Padfone tablet/smartphone product at MWC

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The concept of the Asus Padfone is certainly an interesting one and was initially introduced a year ago, but will be fully unveiled at this year’s Mobile World Congress.  Essentially, the Padfone produ…

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