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Microsoft drops price on Surface 3 (for a limited time)
Microsoft drops price on Surface 3 (for a limited time)
Microsoft has announced two significant price drops for their Surface 3 tablet, at least for the time being. The tablet is now available ...... 19 Mar 2016
Lenovo introduces a $229 1080p Windows 10 tablet
Lenovo introduces a $229 1080p Windows 10 tablet
Lenovo has introduced a new, highly affordable tablet running Windows 10. The MIIX 310 has a 10.1-inch 1080p display and runs on an Intel ...... 22 Feb 2016
Microsoft to recall some power cables for Surface Pro tablets
Microsoft to recall some power cables for Surface Pro tablets
Microsoft has announced it will do free exchanges for power cords on its older Surface Pro tablets due to minor overheating concerns. "As ...... 21 Jan 2016
Yikes: Jolla tells backers that not everyone will get a tablet
Yikes: Jolla tells backers that not everyone will get a tablet
Finnish startup Jolla, fresh off being saved from bankruptcy, had some bad news for backers of their Jolla Tablet project. The company says ...... 03 Jan 2016
Take a look at the bland canceled Nokia Mercury tablet
Take a look at the bland canceled Nokia Mercury tablet
Early last year, when Microsoft completed its purchase of Nokia's handsets division, the company decided it was in their best interest to cancel ...... 03 Dec 2015
Xiaomi shows off all-metal Redmi Note 3 and Mi Pad 2
Xiaomi shows off all-metal Redmi Note 3 and Mi Pad 2
Giant Chinese smartphone OEM Xiaomi has launched their first all-metal devices this week, the Redmi Note 3 and the Mi Pad 2. The Note has ...... 26 Nov 2015 - 1 comment
iPad Pro has USB 3.0 connector
iPad Pro has USB 3.0 connector
Early users of the new Apple iPad Pro have reported that the giant tablet has a USB 3.0-compatible Lightning connector, a fact that Apple has ...... 14 Nov 2015
12.9-inch iPad Pro goes on sale online this Wednesday
12.9-inch iPad Pro goes on sale online this Wednesday
Apple has confirmed that its massive 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro tablet will go on sale online this Wednesday, November 11th. The company also ...... 10 Nov 2015 - 1 comment
Microsoft confirms that the rumored Surface Mini tablet was real
Microsoft confirms that the rumored Surface Mini tablet was real
Microsoft's VP of devices Panos Panay has confirmed that the oft-rumored Surface Mini tablet was a real thing. Panay says he kept a prototype ...... 27 Oct 2015
Microsoft event: The Surface Pro 4 is here to showcase Windows 10
Microsoft event: The Surface Pro 4 is here to showcase Windows 10
Microsoft has introduced their latest Surface Pro reference tablet, a bigger tablet than its predecessor with high-end guts. Starting at ...... 07 Oct 2015 - 2 comments
Google shows off expensive, gorgeous Pixel C reference tablet
Google shows off expensive, gorgeous Pixel C reference tablet
Google CEO Sundar Pichai and product management exec Andrew Bowers announced today the latest addition to the high-end Pixel range: The Pixel C tablet. ...... 30 Sep 2015
Take a look at the high-precision Apple Pencil stylus in action
Take a look at the high-precision Apple Pencil stylus in action
Alongside the launch of the iPad Pro, Apple also unveiled a new high-precision stylus, the Pencil. The Pro is aimed at professional artists ...... 11 Sep 2015 - 1 comment
iPad Mini 4 priced at $399, iPad Mini 2 drops to $269
iPad Mini 4 priced at $399, iPad Mini 2 drops to $269
One of the smaller announcements today at Apple's event was that of the iPad Mini 4, which will offer "the performance and power of the iPad ...... 09 Sep 2015 - 1 comment
Raspberry Pi gets an official touch display priced at $60
Raspberry Pi gets an official touch display priced at $60
Popular mini computer Raspberry Pi now has its own official 7-inch touchscreen display, allowing home users to create their own tablets. ...... 09 Sep 2015
Microsoft expands sales of Surface 3 with LTE to Germany, UK
Microsoft expands sales of Surface 3 with LTE to Germany, UK
Microsoft has announced that their Surface 3 tablet with 4G LTE will now be available in more nations. The device had been available for ...... 04 Jul 2015
Report: Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and Tab S2 9.7 coming next month
Report: Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and Tab S2 9.7 coming next month
According to new reports, Samsung's Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and Tab S2 9.7 tablets are coming next month, high-end successors to the Galaxy Tab S. ...... 05 May 2015 - 1 comment
EA: Your tablet will be more powerful than your home console by 2018
EA: Your tablet will be more powerful than your home console by 2018
EA CFO Blake Jorgensen has said this week that he believes tablets are key to the future of gaming, especially as they get more powerful moving forward. ...... 12 Feb 2015 - 11 comments
Amazon slashes price of new Fire HDX 8.9 tablet by 30 percent
Amazon slashes price of new Fire HDX 8.9 tablet by 30 percent
Amazon has dumped the price of their new Fire HDX 8.9 tablet, giving consumers a chance to get the device at 30 percent off. The 32GB/Wi-Fi ...... 23 Dec 2014 - 5 comments
Google, T-Mobile make Nexus 9 with LTE available
Google, T-Mobile make Nexus 9 with LTE available
Google has made their new Nexus 9 tablet available with LTE, just over a month after the tablet was released (sans cellular data). Available ...... 14 Dec 2014
Dell's new Venue 11 Pro tablet adds new Core M processor
Dell's new Venue 11 Pro tablet adds new Core M processor
Dell has introduced their new Venue 11 Pro 7000 tablet, the first major consumer tablet to feature Intel's new powerful but low-power Core M CPU. ...... 06 Nov 2014
Get to know the new Google Nexus 9 tablet - a powerful rival to the iPad Mini
Get to know the new Google Nexus 9 tablet - a powerful rival to the iPad Mini
The largest of the trio of devices unveiled today by Google is the new Nexus 9 tablet, built by HTC. HTC, which has struggled to make a hit ...... 16 Oct 2014 - 5 comments
Rumor: Is the end near for the Microsoft Surface?
Rumor: Is the end near for the Microsoft Surface?
According to the hit or miss Taiwanese supply chain source Digitimes, Microsoft may be preparing to pull the plug on its Surface tablet line. ...... 09 Oct 2014 - 7 comments
Report: Apple adding gold color iPad Air, iPad Pro to launch next year
Report: Apple adding gold color iPad Air, iPad Pro to launch next year
According to Bloomberg, Apple will add a gold colorway to boost iPad Air sales, and release their rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro next year. The ...... 02 Oct 2014
HTC confirmed as partner for new Nexus 9 Android reference tablet
HTC confirmed as partner for new Nexus 9 Android reference tablet
According to the WSJ, Google has selected HTC as its partner for the upcoming Nexus 9, the company's new Android reference tablet set for release ...... 22 Sep 2014 - 1 comment
Microsoft slashes price of Surface 2 (Windows RT) to $349
Microsoft slashes price of Surface 2 (Windows RT) to $349
Microsoft has slashed the price of its Windows RT-based Surface 2 tablet by $100, dropping it to $349 for the base model. The year-old tablet ...... 28 Aug 2014 - 3 comments
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 headed to 25 new countries by end of the month
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 headed to 25 new countries by end of the month
Microsoft's hit Surface Pro 3 will be available to a lot more people in the near future. The company has announced that the tablet will be ...... 08 Aug 2014
Review: The new Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 in all of its Super AMOLED glory
Review: The new Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 in all of its Super AMOLED glory
Samsung, the unequivocal king of the Android world, has released its best tablets to date, the Galaxy Tab S line, hoping to strike directly ...... 01 Jul 2014 - 7 comments
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is impossible to repair, so seriously don't break it
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is impossible to repair, so seriously don't break it
iFixit has completed their teardown of the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, and it scored just as poorly as its predecessors in terms of repairability. ...... 24 Jun 2014 - 2 comments
Samsung unveils Galaxy Tab S devices as light as Air
Samsung unveils Galaxy Tab S devices as light as Air
Samsung has revealed their ninth and tenth tablets of the year so far, the Galaxy Tab S available as an 8.4-inch model and a 10.5-inch model. ...... 13 Jun 2014
Mobile Windows devices to reach sub-$200 prices in 2014, says Microsoft
Mobile Windows devices to reach sub-$200 prices in 2014, says Microsoft
According to Microsoft VP of OEM partners Nick Parker, the company's mobile devices should see prices dip below $200 in 2014. "We'll reach ...... 06 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 coming next week?
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 coming next week?
Microsoft may have inadvertently leaked that the Surface Pro 3 tablet is coming next week, a lot earlier than expected. The company is holding ...... 14 May 2014 - 5 comments
Samsung Galaxy Tab4 line goes on sale May 1st in U.S.
Samsung Galaxy Tab4 line goes on sale May 1st in U.S.
Samsung has announced that their low and mid-range Galaxy Tab4 line of tablets will be headed to the U.S. on May 1st. Three devices are in ...... 24 Apr 2014
Powerful Sony Xperia Z2 tablet now available for pre-order at $500
Powerful Sony Xperia Z2 tablet now available for pre-order at $500
Sony has confirmed that the Xperia Z2 IP55/58 waterproof tablet is now available for pre-order at $500 for the 16GB base model. The device ...... 22 Apr 2014 - 1 comment
HP unveils nearly 8-inch Android tablet
HP unveils nearly 8-inch Android tablet
HP has quietly unveiled another Android tablet this week, dubbed the HP 8. The new Android device has a 7.85 inch screen and will sell for just $170. ...... 08 Mar 2014 - 2 comments
Mozilla testing its first Firefox OS tablet
Mozilla testing its first Firefox OS tablet
According to Asa Dotzler, Mozilla has begun testing its Firefox OS on a tablet prototype. The tablet, as expected, has mid-range specs featuring ...... 19 Jan 2014 - 1 comment
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