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Tablet Articles for May of 2013Below are the 111 Tablet articles for May of 2013
Many Android users have long taken advantage of the benefits of Google Now, the search giant?s personal assistant app. There's now a version for the iPad, and TechnologyGuide says[...]
In the first three months of this year, Apple sold 19.5 million tablets. Of these, 64% were the new iPad mini.
Amazon has updated Kindle for iOS with new features aimed at making it easier for visually impaired people to access ebooks.
Adobe is working on a mobile iOS Lightroom app that will allow users to edit RAW photos from a tablet. Get more details from DigitalCameraReview.
Smaller versions of the Microsoft Surface Windows tablets are going to be unveiled in late June, according to an unconfirmed report.
One of the biggest drawbacks of the Apple iPad is its lack of a memory card slot or a USB slot. The Kingston MobileLife Wireless is a new accessory that[...]
The two new mobile versions let users play 'Angry Birds' with Facebook friends on either iOS or Android devices. The apps also sync with the original PC game.
WeatherBug has revamped its Android weather app to offer the same new safety and alert features as those recently added on the iOS side.
Toshiba gave the world a first look at its next tablet running Windows 8 Pro. The WT310 is going to have an unusually large display, a stylus, and an SSD.
The Microsoft Surface Pro is probably the best-known tablet running Windows 8 Pro. Watch our video showing this powerful computer in action.
An industry analyst claims to have some of the details of the much-rumored smaller version of the Microsoft Surface Windows tablet that's supposedly in development.
Acer has a new Android tablet, with a 7.9-inch screen, a quad-core processor, and a $170 pricetag. More details are available on TechnologyGuide.
Employees of the U.S. Department of Defense will soon be able to use an Apple iPad as part of their jobs.
Thanks to device makers like Acer, the convertible notbook is alive and well. NotebookReview has the details on a pair of new models
The BlockBuster on Demand digital movie service is finally available for iOS, bringing this streaming movie rental services to the iPad and iPhone,
Don't pull the sheet over Microsoft's Windows tablet efforts just yet. In the first quarter of this year, while PC sales were drying up, Windows tablets were riding the momentum[...]
When the Barnes & Noble Nook HD series debuted, users of these tablets could only get apps and other content from B&N. That has now changed.
Pilots are normally required to carry around huge amounts of operating manuals, navigational charts, and other documents. American Airlines pilots, on the other hand, will soon be able to just[...]
Looking for a small and light alternative for a mouse? You should try the Genius Ring Mouse 2.
Barnes & Noble is temporarily slashing the prices of the Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets in its U.S. retail locations and on Nook?s website.
An analyst with NPD Display Search says that the iPad mini 2 is coming this fall, and a third-generation model will be released at the beginning of next year.
Amazon has accidentally revealed all the details of what is likely to be the first Windows 8 tablet with a mid-size display, the Acer Iconia W3.
After launching the iPhone for the first time on its network, T-Mobile has released its TV app on iOS. The iPad might also be on its way to T-Mobile.
Intel unveiled its new Silvermont microarchitecture today. This will use the company's 22nm Tri-Gate SoC process, and will deliver three-times greater peak performance or the same performance at one-fifth less[...]
High-level Microsoft executives promised that their company will release Windows Blue later this year, tooling the update to respond to customer feedback about both Windows 8 and Windows RT. Get[...]
The U.S. release of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z is now scheduled to happen in a few weeks. This will bring this high-end Android model to the U.S. on schedule.
Acer has recently announced tablets running Windows 8 and Android. The company won't be introducing anything with Windows RT until there's a new version of this operating system, however.
Google has updated its Gmail app for iOS, to bring better integration with other Google apps.
LG released several tablets in the past few years, but none of these have done well. Nevertheless, a report coming out of Korea indicates that the company is considering giving[...]
HTC has been trying to break into the tablet business for years, and is reportedly going to give the upcoming version of Windows RT a try.
One of the most important components of the second-generation iPad mini will start being produced in early summer, according to an industry analyst. The whole device is expected to launch[...]
The recently-released HP Slate 7 has been listed as "Out of Stock" on HP website for the past few days. But it is now, once again, available to order.
Samsung's latest tablet is the Galaxy Note 8.0. Watch this video from TabletPCReview showing off the features of this hot new model.
The 8-inch display on this tablet has a resolution of 1280×800 (WXGA). It also has a 5 megapixel main camera, a 1.3 megapixel rear camera, and a 4,600 mAh battery.[...]
Microsoft is reportedly trying to purchase the digital ecosystem of Nook Media LLC for $1 billion. This news comes as Barnes & Noble is allegedly going to cease production of[...]
There is good news for those looking for a small, inexpensive tablet running Windows: Asus is planning just such a device.
Comics aren't just on paper any more. Marvel offers a subscription service that gives unlimited access to over 13,000 issues of its classic and newer titles. An Android app that[...]
Through an app update, Google Earth for Android now includes Street View, 3D driving and walking directions and other new features.
Google has just announced that it is going to allow companies to create channels that they charge a subscription fee to view. This will put YouTube in competition with services[...]
Because the Microsoft Surface Pro does not include the right drivers, the stylus that comes with on this tablet lacks pressure sensitivity when using Photoshop. The necessary software is now[...]
Although Wi-Fi-only tablets are the most popular now, use of models with built-in 4G LTE will expand rapidly in the next five years, according to Strategy Analytics.
Asus has released a "teaser" video giving a glimpse of some of the products it intends to reveal at Computex next month. One of these is a tablet with a[...]
The original Google Nexus 7 was announced at Google I/O last year, and the wraps are expected to come off a follow-up model in just a few days at this[...]
Apple has emerged victorious from a lawsuit centering on the name of its eReader app.
The streaming video service Hulu is owned by a trio of companies, but it might be bought out. A number of companies are considering making bids.
Windows 8 tablets with Intel's Bay Trail processor are going to offer performance and battery life that will drastically reduce demand for Windows RT.
Curious what others are doing with their tablets? A survey has found the most popular uses for these devices, as well as the features that almost never get used.
Bekin has a keyboard case that literally turns Apple's tablet into a laptop. Is this accessory right for your iPad? Read this review to find out.
Beginning this week, ABC will begin offering live-streaming on its iOS app to cable and satellite subscribers. Get more details from TechnologyGuide.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 debuted last month, and this is apparently soon going to be followed by the Galaxy Tab 3 8.0, which is likely to be a less-expensive[...]
Remember the Motorola Xoom? Back in early 2011, it was the very first tablet with Android 3.0. Despite its age, Verizon and Motorola haven't given up on it, and are[...]
Google's annual developer conference kicks off on Wednesday with a three-hour keynote address. Here's everything tablet users should be looking forward too.
Liquavista, a company that makes low-lower color screens, has just been purchased by Amazon, a move that is widely expected to lead to a Kindle ebook reader with a color[...]
Google is making a change that gives users of some of its services more flexibility. This will result in many having more storage capacity for their favorites.
Those looking for a tablet running Windows 8 for a low price should go to DealFisher, which has the Acer Iconia W510 for only $325.
The controversial streaming TV service Aereo has just announced that Atlanta will be the third city where it will offer service.
Microsoft has made it official: the update formerly known as "Windows Blue" will be named Windows 8.1. A preview of this will be introduced late next month.
An announcement was made today that fans of BlackBerry Messenger have been hoping for for years: a version of BBM is going to be introduced for devices running iOS and[...]
Today, HP announced two new convertible tablets - the Split x2 and SlateBook x2 - running Windows 8 and Android 4.2.2, respectively.
For a limited time, Dell has significantly dropped the price of the XPS 10. This tablet runs Microsoft Windows RT and includes a 10.1-inch display.
Google has released a new Hangout app at its Google I/O developer conference. This brings together various communications services into one app that's available for Android and iOS. Get more[...]
The keynote address of Google's developer conference covered quite a bit of ground, but a rumored update to the Nexus 7 tablet wasn't included, and neither was a new version[...]
While neither BlackBerry or Nokia have actually announced plans to bring out a tablet, executives from both of these smartphone companies have hinted that it's a possibility.
Microsoft is close to introducing an 8-inch version of the Surface tablet, according to an unconfirmed report. This may be the low-price model many are hoping for.
The keynote address for Google I/O came and went yesterday without any mention of a replacement for the aging Google Nexus 7. An unconfirmed report today says the updated model[...]
To fend off Opera and other browsers, Chrome will get a new checkout button for online shopping, plus a new data compression engine for faster Web page loading.
It has been about two years since Apple released an iOS version of its iWork suite of Office apps, and a major upgrade might be in development.
After a long wait, the Asus Transformer Book dockable Windows 8 tablet is about to be released in the U.S. This will come in a variety of sizes and processor[...]
Slingbox promises to deliver "your TV, anywhere" including iPad and Android tablets. TechnologyGuide says it delivers on that lofty claim.
Square Stand will give small businesses, as well as larger businesses, an easy alternative to standard cash register systems. Get more details from TechnologyGuide.
The Asus FonePad only debuted recently and there's already word that an improved version of this 7-inch tabletphone is coming soon.
There have been enough rumors and leaks that there's little room for doubt that an 8-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 is coming soon. Today a full set[...]
Android 4.3 could show up in June or July. The upgrade looks likely to be minor, keeping new Google apps and services outside of the OS so users won't need[...]
BlackBerry's Secure Work Space for iOS and Android will help heavily-regulated companies or those searching for extra security to better support BYOD. Get more details from SearchConsumerization.
Both military and civilian employees of the Department of Defense (DoD) can now use Apple's tablets and smartphones for tasks that aren't related to high security.
This week, the 50 billionth app was downloaded from Apple's App Store over nearly five years. This company's mobile software store has become wildly successful, despite the fact that it[...]
Those who want to be able to hand their iPad to a child without fear should consider the iFrogz Tumble.
The latest in Samsung's pen-based tablet line, the Galaxy Note 8.0 matches a medium-sized screen with some fairly good specs. Does it measure up, and is it worth the cost?
An upcoming version of Android will support Bluetooth Smart Ready, allowing tablets and smartphones running Google's operating system to use virtually all Bluetooth accessories, including the next generation of ultra[...]
Microsoft has been heavily advertising the Surface Pro and Surface RT for months, but the company has just revealed its first TV ad that discusses the features of these tablets.[...]
Acer has posted the Iconia W3 on one of its websites, removing any doubt that that the first mid-size tablet with Windows 8 is right around the corner. But it's[...]
There is good news for those who are looking forward to Apple's next tablet: production of this device is reportedly going to start soon.
Version 4.0 of the Android app puts a big emphasis on photos, locations, and the content stream.
Details of the 10.1-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 have been leaking out for some time, and now the device reportedly appears in the database of devices that[...]
ZAGG has just taken the wraps off a pair of Bluetooth keyboards for the Apple iPad mini. Unlike many of their rivals, the ZAGGkeys Cover and ZAGGkeys Folio will allow[...]
Opera's Android browser, a rival to Google's Chrome, offers a host of new features, including some new ones added since the beta edition.
Lenovo has just begun taking orders for its latest dockable tablet with Windows 8 to shoppers in the United States. The business-oriented ThinkPad Helix has a very high-end feature set.[...]
When the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 was formally announced last month, an important detail was left out: the price. This has now leaked out, showing the Android tablet is[...]
Logitech is going to release a keyboard designed to solve a specific problem: classrooms can be too crowded with iPads for Bluetooth keyboards to be practical.
Sprint will soon be offering 4G LTE service on three different frequencies, as well as some mobile Wi-Fi hotspots that can access all three of these.
Jive has waived the limit on how many people in a company can use its Producteev social task management app free of charge.
According to an unconfirmed report, Apple's next OS for the iPad and iPhone will integrate Flickr for photo sharing and Vimeo for video sharing.
The roadmap of Dell's tablet plans has leaked out, giving a glimpse at the three models it plans to release in the coming months.
Amazon has just announced plans to release the Kindle Fire HD 7 and Kindle Fire HD 8.9 in over 170 countries and territories around the world next month. This entertainment-oriented[...]
Micrososoft has a new TV advertisement for Windows 8 tablets that takes aim at the iPad. It points out some of the things that devices running Microsoft's operating system can[...]
Mailbox, the maker of a popular email app for the iPhone, has now released an iPad version, with an Android app on the horizon.
Apple has announced the date of a presentation that will almost certainly include the unveiling of iOS 7.
Intel has some new competition for tablet processors --AMD has just unveiled a new series of x86 chips that target Windows tablets. With Video.
Google's popular cards feature plays a prominent role in a newly updated Google for Android app. Google has also improved the app's scanning functionality.
Apple is expected to unveil iOS 7 in a few weeks. This operating system is being redesigned by Apple's Jony Ive, and some of the details of the changes have[...]
Leap Motion released a video this week giving the world an advanced look at its system for controlling a computer without touching it. This technology could be a boon to[...]
According to new rumors, Mozilla and Foxconn Technologies are about to unveil a new Firefox-based tablet at a press event in Taipei on June 3.
The affordable HP ElitePad 900 comes with a 10.1-inch display, an Intel Atom processor and its adaptable to numerous optional accessories. Check out our video review!
Market-analysis company IDC now predicts tablet shipments will exceed those of laptops this year, as the slumping PC market is expected to see negative growth for the second consecutive year.
iPad users are on the Web a lot when they are at home. This tablet generates more traffic than any other computer, according to a study of in-home broadband data[...]
To help users cut down on mailbox clutter, Google is rolling out a new design for the Android, iOS and desktop versions of Gmail.
The Google+ app for iOS has been updated with more photo options, new hashtags, Google Offer posts, and much more.
Wikipedia is now offering a 'Nearby' feature that pulls up articles based on location. Also, users are invited to upload photos from their tablets, phones & PCs.
Windows 8.1, the forthcoming OS update for PCs and tablets, will include a Start Button, said a Microsoft VP. But it won't be the button that users have wanted.
It's an oldie but a goodie. Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic launched about 10 years ago, but it's still regarded as one of the best RPGs ever, and[...]
By the end of this year, a new entrant is expected to show up on the increasingly crowded mobile messaging app scene. The CoTap app will be geared to business[...]