March 2014 Tablet Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for March 2014. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Tablet Articles for March of 2014

Below are the 57 Tablet articles for March of 2014

Toshiba Encore 8 Review

The Encore 8 (WT8-A32) is Toshiba's entry into the mid-range Windows market. How does it stand up against the competition?

More Efficient ”Cherry Trail” Processor Expected to Replace Intel’s Bay Trail in Tablets Starting Late this Year

The Bay Trail series of Intel Atom processors were a significant improvement in battery life and performance when compared to their predecessor. Now Intel is preparing a new version that[...]

Toshiba Encore 8

The tablet has an 8-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 1280 x 800. It’s 0.42 inches (10.7mm) thick and weighs just over a pound (480g). The Encore employs a latest-generation[...]

Verizon Might Introduce Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 and LG G Pad 8.3 with 4G LTE this Week

LTE-enabled versions of Samsung's new super-size tablet and LG's latest mid-range model might launch from Verizon in just a few days.

BlackBerry PlayBook Might Not Be Dead After All

While it's easy to describe the BlackBerry PlayBook line of tablets as dead as disco, a recent interview indicates that this might be a touch premature.

HooToo TripMate HT-TM01 Review

The TripMate from HooToo can function as a memory card reader, travel router, and backup battery for the tablet of your choice.

VIDEO: Lenovo ThinkPad 8 Unboxing and First Look

Lenovo's new business-oriented, mid-size tablet is called the ThinkPad 8. We have this Windows 8.1 model in our Test Lab, and have filmed this preliminary video of the device.

HP Omni10 Review

Buyers looking for a budget-friendly, full-size Windows 8.1 tablet as an alternative to the pricier Surface Pro 2 or Dell Venue 11 Pro should take a peek at the HP[...]

HP Omni10

The HP Omni10 includes 1920x1200 resolution on a 10.1-inch screen, while running Windows 8.1 on an Intel Atom chip that can perform at either 2.4GHz or 1.4GHz.

Next Microsoft Update Could Lead to Very Inexpensive Windows Tablets

Recent months have seen a slew of Windows tablets that sell for about $300. A new version of Microsoft's operating system expected next month might lead to an array of[...]

Apple iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3 Expected This Fall

Those reluctant to buy a new iPad because they are nervous that a new model is right around the corner can relax: at this point, the replacements for the iPad[...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 12.2 Arrives on March 9

The 12.2-inch version of Samsung's Galaxy Tab Pro will hit retailers next week. This high-end Android tablet will join two smaller versions that debuted last month.

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air Review

Those who use their Apple iPad Air as a production tool could greatly benefit from something like the Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover.

Verizon Now Shipping 4G LTE Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 and LG G Pad 8.3

It was rumroed that Verizon had plans to release 4G LTE versions of the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 and LG G Pad 8.3. As of today, that rumor became[...]

SlingPlayer for Windows 8 Review

The SlingPlayer app for Windows 8 costs $15, and still requires an expensive piece of Slingbox hardware. That has to be a rip off, right?

HP 8 Brings More Budget Android for $170

HP has quietly launched a new 7.85-inch Android slate, dubbed the "HP 8". It's available in the US today for $170.

Tablets Replacing PCs in Online Shopping

A recent report from online payment company Adyen indicates consumers are turning to their tablets to make high-value purchases online.

Users and Developers Must Beware Unethical In-App Purchases

The EU may soon crack down on unscrupulous developers who use in-app purchases to bilk users out of their money. But what's the right way to make money from a[...]

Analysts Predict Businesses and Microsoft Windows Will Account for a Growing Share of Tablet Sales

Businesses are going to increasingly adopt tablets in the coming years, according to a report from market-analysis firm IDC, which will benefit Microsoft Windows.

PhotoFast i-FlashDrive Review

Do you live in a mixed-device household? The i-FlashDrive from PhotoFast makes moving files between different types of computers a snap.

Apple Releases iOS 7.1 for iPad, iPad mini, and iPhone

Apple has introduced a new version of the iOS. This is intended for the company's tablets and smartphones but most of the new features primarily benefit the iPhone.

How Mobile Antivirus Software Works, and How To Know If You Need It

Whether antivirus software is needed on tablets depends on which operating system is being used. Get more details from SearchConsumerization.

RAVPower Deluxe 14000mAh External Battery Review

Everyone should have an external backup battery for their tablet. A good option is the RAVPower Deluxe, which includes 14000mAh of storage.

Lenovo ThinkPad 8

The Lenovo ThinkPad 8 has an 8-inch screen, 8 MP camera, Intel Atom 1.46GHz processor, 64GB of storage, and 2GB RAM, all while weighing less than a pound.

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 Review

The ThinkPad 8 is a business-oriented, mid-size tablet. Did Lenovo add enough extras to justify its higher cost? Read this review to find out.

Apple iOS 7.1 for iPad Review

Although most of the new features in iOS 7.1 are for Apple's smartphones, tablet users will also see some real benefits. We take a look at what they are.

Google Play Update Gives Parents Greater Control Over App Purchases

A new version of the Google Play Store app for Android adds a setting that will make it easier for parents to block their children from making unauthorized purchases.

Samsung’s Next AMOLED Tablet Could Sport a Very High-Res Screen

Samsung is reportedly close to introducing a high-end Android tablet with an AMOLED display and a very high pixel density.

Adobe Prepping Stylus and Ruler for Upcoming Apple iPad Drawing App

Adobe has long been known for its collection of creative software, but later this year it's going to branch out into hardware -- the company is developing a stylus and[...]

Asus May Have Been Pressured to Drop Plans for Dual-OS Android/Windows Devices

It now seems that the Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300, a 2-in-1 capable of running both Android and Windows, may never be released. Learn more from NotebookReview.

Apple May Have Cancelled the iPad Pro

In recent months, there has been a bevy of rumors about Apple's plans to introduce a larger version of the iPad. However, an unconfirmed report says this plan has been[...]

STM Studio for iPad Air Review

The STM Studio for iPad Air is a case that's not too large and heavy while providing a moderate amount of protection. Learn more in this hands-on review.

SteelSeries Stratus Review: High Comfort, High Cost

SteelSeries has come up with the first official wireless iOS game controller. But does high dollar mean high quality? Read the review on Brighthand find out.

Microsoft Surface 2 with AT&T 4G LTE Hits Store Shelves

Microsoft has fulfilled a promise it made last year by introducing a new version of the Surface 2 that can connect to AT&T's 4G LTE network. UPDATED

Apple Replaces iPad 2 with iPad 4 in Its Product Lineup

The obsolete iPad 2 has finally been dropped from Apple's product offerings. In its place, the company has begun selling the iPad 4 again at the same price.

Microsoft Office for the iPad: Worth the Money?

Microsoft's Office for iPad is now expected to require a paid subscription to Office 365. How might it stack up against free office suites from Apple, Google, DataViz, and Microsoft[...]

Data Suggests Android Malware Threat Greatly Overhyped

The head of Google's Android security team believes that there's little basis for the widely-held belief that Android is plagued by malware. Learn more from SearchSecurity.

Power Cover w/ Keyboard Now Extending Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Battery Life

Last year, Microsoft promised to introduce a Power Cover for its Surface tablets, and the accessory has finally hit store shelves. UPDATED

Asus VivoTab Note 8 Review

Asus' VivoTab Note 8 is one of the 8-inch tablets designed to hit a sweet spot for a low-cost yet functional device. Its Wacom digitizer sets it apart from the[...]

Google Nexus 7 Now Available in More Countries in Europe

Google has expanded availability of the Nexus 7 tablet to eight additional European markets.

Asus VivoTab Note 8

The Asus VivoTab Note 8 has an 8-inch screen, Intel Atom chip with a Z3740 quad-core, 1.86Ghz. processor, and 2 GB of RAM.

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 vs HP Omni10

The Surface Pro 2 is the best full-sized Windows 8.1 tablet, hands down. But starting at $900, it's expensive. Is the $400 HP Omni10 a viable alternative?

Microsoft Offering $100 off Surface Pro 2 to Lure Windows XP Users to Upgrade

Those still using Windows XP can save $100 on Microsoft's latest tablet, or another device running Windows 8.1.

Asus VivoTab Note 8 Budget Windows Tablet with Wacom Digitizer Now Widely Available

Asus' hotly-anticipated VivoTab Note 8 can now be ordered from a range of webstores. This device is the least expensive yet with a Wacom pressure-sensitive digitizer. UPDATED

Apple iOS 7 Security and Privacy Features for IT

With iOS 7, Apple has included more tools than ever for managing iOS devices. SearchConsumerization explains which iOS 7 security and privacy features IT can control and how.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Review

Samsung went big with the 12.2-inch version of the Galaxy Note. Is this stylus-driven tablet too much of a good thing? Read our review to find out.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2

Samsung largest largest Android tablet yet is stylus-oriented model with a 12.2-inch display at a 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA) resolution. It runs Android 4.4 (KitKat) on a Samsung Exynos 5[...]

Get a Free Touch Cover When Purchasing a Microsoft Surface Tablet

The Microsoft Store is currently running a deal in which customers who purchase any Surface tablet will receive a free Touch Cover -- a dual-purpose product that functions as a[...]

Docking Station for Surface Pro Review

Need more inputs on your Surface Pro 2, like another USB and Ethernet port? Microsoft offers a dock that adds both, and more. But its $200 pricetag might be too[...]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.5 with AMOLED Display May Have Received FCC Approval

It appears that one of Samsung's next tablets have taken an important step toward release: the FCC has approved a device that is probably the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.5.

Office for iPad a Game-Changer for Business Users, Not Consumers

The businesspeople around the world, rejoice: Office for iPad is now available. Consumers with tablets are more likely to yawn, though.

Why Microsoft Thinks Businesses Should Adopt the Surface 2 and Windows RT 8.1

Businesses have been shy about adopting Windows 8.1, and that goes double for bringing the less capable Windows 8.1 RT into the mix. Even so, Microsoft isn't shy about reaching[...]

64-Bit Processors Will Soon Be Common in Tablets and Smartphones

2014 is gearing up to be the year of the 64-bit mobile processor, but what does that mean for the average tablet and smartphone user? Read on to find out.

Apple, Samsung, Amazon Top U.S. Tablet Sales, But Is Interest in These Tablets Slowing?

According to new research by a market-analysis firm, Apple, Amazon and Samsung are the top three tablet brands in the United States, but will these companies keep enjoying huge annual[...]

VIDEO: Microsoft Surface Pro 2 vs. HP Omni10

The TechnologyGuide Test Lab compared two popular two full-size tablets to see how well the $400 HP Omni10 stands up to the $900 Microsoft Surface Pro 2.

HKC 7 Review

Walmart offers the HKC 7 for just $60, but is this 7-inch Android tablet a great bargain or an expensive paperweight? Read this review to find out.


The HKC 7 offers 1024x600 resolution on a 7-inch screen, a 1GHz dual-core processor, Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and 8 GB of memory.