June 2013 Tablet Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for June 2013. 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 June of 2013

Below are the 77 Tablet articles for June of 2013

Microsoft Surface RT Now Comes with a Free Keyboard Cover

Those who buy the version of the Microsoft Surface with Windows RT this month will get a keyboard cover for no extra money.

Acer Iconia W3 Preview: 8-Inch Windows 8 Tablet

The Iconia W3 has an 8.1-inch display, which is smaller than every other mainstream Windows 8 tablet. So, does this mini device have any potential?

Asus MeMo Pad FHD 10 Hands-On Preview: Intel and Android

This Asus tablet is unremarkable in every way, except one. In a market dominated by ARM, it has Intel inside.

Twitter’s Vine App Now Available on Android

Android will finally get their chance to participate in the six-second cinematography goodness that is Vine. Brighthand has all the details.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch and 8-Inch Versions Unveiled

Samsung has just announced two additional models in the new Galaxy Tab 3 series. These tablets with 10-inch and 8-inch displays will soon join the 7-inch version that was unveiled[...]

Small and Cheap Acer Iconia W3 Debuting in the U.S. This Month

The wait isn't going to be long for the first 8-inch tablet running Windows 8, as the Acer Iconia W3 is going to be released in the U.S. before the[...]

Dell Reveals XPS 11 Convertible Notebook

On Monday, Dell revealed its newest addition to the XPS line, the XPS 11. This appears to be Dell's answer to Lenovo's Yoga line of convertible notebooks -- devices that[...]

Microsoft to Cut Price of Windows RT Software, Report Says

To lure manufacturers into making more ARM-based Windows RT tablets, Microsoft plans to lower the price tag on the operating system, according to a new report.

Acer Iconia W3

This is the first 8-inch tablet running Windows 8. It sells for a low price, and has a consumer orientation.

Asus Updating Transformer Pad Infinity with Better Everything

The Asus Transformer Pad Infinity is a dockable Android tablet that launched last year. A new version has been pre-announced that will sport a higher-res display, faster processor, and other[...]

Asus Transformer Book Trio Will Run Both Windows 8 and Android

The Asus Transformer Book Trio will be an innovative device designed to be a tablet, laptop, and desktop. It will give users the option of easily switching between Microsoft Windows[...]

Toshiba Unveils Three New Excite Android Tablets

Today at Computex 2013, Toshiba has announced three new 10.1-inch Android slates: the Excite Pro, the Excite Write and the Excite Pure. Learn more from TechnologyGuide.

Asus MeMo Pad HD 7 Hands-On Preview

Asus is looking to shake up the Android tablet market again, with another inexpensive quad-core device: the Asus MeMo Pad HD 7. We take it for a spin.

WikiPad Gaming Tablet Finally Launching Next Week

All tablets can play games, but not all models are designed for it. The WikiPad is the exception: this inexpensive Android device was created from the ground up for gaming,[...]

Apple Gives a Sneak Peak at iOS 7… Maybe

Want to know what iOS 7 is going to look like? Download Apple's WWDC app.

Windows 8.1 To Include 20 New Security, Mobility, and BYOD Features

Windows 8.1 will include better antivirus protection in Windows Defender, built-in device encryption, and a tons of other new security, mobility and BYOD features. Learn more from Notebook Review.

Older Apple iPad from AT&T Could Be Banned from Sale

The International Trade Commission (ITC) has ruled that some Apple devices infringe on a patent held by Samsung. These products, including AT&T's version of the iPad 2 3G, might be[...]

Apple iPad mini 2 Release Might Be Delayed to Help iPad 5 Sales

Previously, evidence has pointed to Apple introducing new versions of the full-size iPad and the iPad mini in September. However, a new report indicates that the iPad mini release will[...]

Microsoft Demos Some of the Changes in Windows 8.1

A preview of Windows 8.1 is going to be released later this month, but Microsoft decided to not wait -- it has released a video showing off some of what's[...]

Microsoft Outlook Coming to Windows RT Tablets, Making Them More Useful

Microsoft has just announced that the upcoming version of Windows RT will include Outlook, which will make tablets running it much more suitable for business use.

All Small-Screen Windows 8.1 Tablets will be Bundled with Microsoft Office

The Acer Iconia W3 was unveiled this week, and many were surprised that this 8-inch Windows 8 tablet will be bundled with a version of Microsoft Office. Microsoft has just[...]

Sony Xperia Tablet Z Now Available in the U.S. With No Waiting

The wait is over for those who want a Sony Xperia Tablet Z. This high-end Android tablet can now be ordered in the U.S. and it will ship tomorrow.

Lenovo Starts Taking Pre-Orders for IdeaTab A1000 and A3000 Inexpensive Android Tablets

The market for sub-$200 Android tablets is heating up. The Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 can now be pre-ordered at just $150.

VIDEO: Acer Iconia W3 Preview

The Acer Iconia W3 was announced this week at Computex, and TabletPCReview was on-hand to try it out. Watch our video to see this 8-inch Windows 8 tabet in action.

Take an Early Look at Microsoft Outlook for Windows RT

Microsoft promised this week that Outlook will be added to Windows RT, the new version of this tablet's operating system, being released later this year. Some screen shots of this[...]

”White Box” Tablets Could Get as Cheap as $40 This Year

While prices for tablets overall are dropping, this trend is even stronger among so-called "white box" tablets, which could soon be available for as little as $40.

Superman “Man of Steel” Game Coming to the iPad, iPhone, Android

A new Superman "Man of Steel" game is heading to iOS and Android for arrival on June 14.

iPad Still the Most Popular Non-Windows Tablet for Business Use

Apple's tablet is used by companies far more than Android-based ones. Tablets using Google's mobile OS are increasing a bit in popularity for business use, however.

VIDEO: Asus MeMo Pad HD 7 Preview

The Asus MeMo Pad HD 7 was announced at Computex this week, and we got some hands-on time with this upcoming budget Android tablet.

Take an Early but Official Look at the Lenovo Miix 8 Small Windows Tablet

One of the stars of Computex 2013 was the Acer Iconia W3, an 8-inch table that will run Windows 8. This will soon have a competitor from Lenovo that made[...]

A Hospital and the Air Force Expect Big Cost Savings from Using Apple’s iPad

Companies trying to decide whether to include tablets in their workflow should consider two examples of how the Apple iPad is being used to save large amounts of money.

Barnes & Noble Nook HD and Nook HD+ Prices Slashed for Fathers Day

In an attempt to appeal to those looking for an inexpensive tablet for Dear Old Dad, Barnes & Noble has significantly dropped the price of the Nook HD and Nook[...]

Microsoft Adding Full Portrait Support to Windows 8.1

One of Microsoft's main goals for Windows 8 was to create a market for tablets running its operating system. Windows 8.1 will continue this plan with some new features designed[...]

Apple iOS 7 Will Bring a New Look, New Features to the iPad and iPhone

Apple CEO took to the stage this afternoon to unveil iOS 7, a significant redesign of this mobile operating system. A host of new features will be included as well.

The iOS 7 Features Your iPad Won’t Get

There's bad news for iPad users: some of the features in the newly-announced iOS 7 are not coming to Apple's tablets, just the iPhone.

Super-Size Samsung Galaxy Note 12.2 Could Be in Development

At a time when all kinds of companies are introducing small tablets, Samsung is going the other way -- it's reportedly working on a very large tablet running Google's Android[...]

HP Slate 7 Review: A Real Bargain

Looking for an inexpensive Android tablet from a company you can trust? Look no farther than the HP Slate 7.

Tackling iOS Device Management with Apple Configurator

Apple Configurator is an iOS device management software whose user-friendly interface lets IT administrators control and deploy settings to iPads and iPhones. Learn more about it from SearchConsumeriization.

Deus Ex: The Fall Hands-On Preview

The follow-up to 2011's excellent Deus Ex: Human Revolution is not a console game, but a touch-based title made for tablets and smartphones. We go hands on.

Wikipad 7 Inexpensive Android Gaming Tablet Now Available

The wait is over for the Wikipad 7, an Android tablet with a set of physical game controls. It can be ordered now for just $250.

Apple Offers a Sneak Peek at the Enterprise-Friendly Features in iOS 7

Apple's devices and services typically target consumers, but enterprise-friendly features are more necessary now that iOS has become the de-facto mobility standard. SearchConsumerization has some details on what the upcoming[...]

Android 5.0 (Key Lime Pie) Could Be Out in October

The next major version of the Google's Android operating system could be scheduled for this fall. A smaller update will allegedly be out before then.

Microsoft Stores Opening Inside 500 Best Buy Stores

Microsoft and Best Buy have announced a partnership that will see 500 Microsoft stores opening inside Best Buy locations in the U.S.

Google Cloud Print App Lets You Print from Android Tablets

The newly-released Google Cloud Print app enables a wide range of Android-based tablets and smartphones to send print jobs to a wide array of printers.

Gestures Can Make Your Apple iPad Easier to Use

Apple's system for switching between the apps running on your iPad is fairly simple, but there are options that are even better.

Microsoft Compares the Dell XPS 10 and the Apple iPad

Microsoft has been releasing a series of ads that compare Windows-based tablets with Apple iPad. The latest of these models is the Dell XPS 10.

HP ElitePad 900 Productivity Jacket Review

The Productivity Jacket basically turns the HP ElitePad 900 into a laptop. Is it worth the price? NotebookReview has the answer.

Take an Early Look at What Apple iOS 7 Might Look Like on the iPad

Some screenshots have surfaced showing how iOS 7 might appear on Apple's tablet. This is a real question, as this version of the operating system has been significantly redesigned.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with 4G LTE Coming to AT&T on Friday

AT&T is launching the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 at the end of this week. This tablet will mark a reversal of course for the carrier, as it will be available[...]

Apple Could Be Testing Some Additional Features for iOS 7

Apple might not have revealed all of the new features of iOS 7 when it was announced last week. A developer has found some hidden features in the beta of[...]

Every Student in L.A. Schools Getting an Apple iPad

The Board of Education of the Los Angeles Unified School District has voted to purchase an Apple iPad for every student in the district.

Hisense Sero 7 Lite

This is an Android tablet that’s available at Walmart for just $99. Still, it has a decent set of features for the price and seems to be an above-average budget[...]

Hisense Sero 7 Lite Review: Walmart’s $90 Tablet

Walmart shoppers may have seen the Hisense Sero 7 Lite and wondered if this very inexpensive tablet is a great value or a waste of money. We're here to answer[...]

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Now Available for iPad

A high-end game that debuted late last year on consoles and PCs is now available for your iPad. This is a full port of the game, not a light version,[...]

Apple iPad mini 2 with Retina Display Might Not Launch Until 2014

Apple has been widely rumored to be prepping a new version of its iPad mini with a much higher resolution screen for release this fall. However, a well-known analyst now[...]

Dell Could be Getting Back into the Android Tablet Business

A mysterious device appears on the roadmap of upcoming Dell tablets that leaked out last month. This could be the company's first Android tablet in quite some time.

Samsung ATIV Q Will Run Windows and Android

Samsung has just pre-announced a convertible laptop that will be able to switch between Windows 8 and Android. NotebookReview has all the details.

Samsung ATIV Tab 3 to be a Slim Windows 8 Tablet with an S Pen

Samsung has just announced the ATIV Tab 3, a Windows-based tablet that will have the same slim design as this comapny's Android-based models, as well as the S-Pen stylus. Don't[...]

FAA Expected To Relax Rules for Using Tablets on Planes

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has tasked an advisory panel of industry, pilot-union and government representatives to take a look at the guidelines regarding electronic use during various phases of[...]

Aereo Review: Functional, Modern, Incomplete

Aereo streams local TV stations to your tablet for a low monthly fee, but how well does it work? TechnologyGuide has a review.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with 4G LTE Now Available from AT&T

AT&T has just begun offering a version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with support for its 4G LTE network.

HP Slate 21 To Be an Android-Powered Desktop Tablet with a 21-Inch Screen, Tegra 4

At an event in Beijing, HP just announced the new Slate 21, an all-in-one tablet-shaped desktop that will be powered not by Windows, but by Android. Read more from DesktopReview.

HP EliteBook Revolve 810 Review

HP goes back to the basics with its hybrid EliteBook Revolve 810. Is this the ideal Windows 8 convertible laptop for business? NotebookReview has the answer.

BMC Plans Android Edition of MyIT BYOD App

Next month, BMC expects to release an Android edition of MyIT, an app that lets employees access IT and other workplace services from tablets, smartphones and PCs.

Microsoft Surface RT Available to Schools for Just $200

Schools and colleges that would like to purchase the Microsoft Surface RT can do so this summer at a substantial discount.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Series Tablets Get Prices and a Release Date

All three models in the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 series are going to be released early next month. There will be a 7-inch model, an 8-inch version, and a 10.1-inch[...]

Apple iOS 7 First Beta for iPad Released

A beta of iOS 7 was released for the iPhone earlier this month, and this has just been followed by the first version that will run on an iPad.

Barnes & Noble Outsourcing Nook Production

Bookseller Barnes & Noble announced this morning that it will partner with an undisclosed company to produce the Nook line of tablets and eBook readers.

Norton Mobile Security (NMS) Adds Privacy and Anti-Theft Features

A new edition of Symantec's Norton Mobile Security adds a privacy feature for identifying risky Android apps. New for iOS devices is a 'scream' antitheft feature.

Microsoft Shows Off Windows 8.1, Pledges More Apps

At its Build conference, Microsoft demo'd new features in Windows 8.1, also promising more third-party apps. Get more details from NotebookReview.

Microsoft Surface Mini Might Not Launch Until Q4

There's bad news for those who would like a smaller version of the Microsoft Surface Pro: an analyst says this device won't launch until near the end of this year.

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Preview Can Now Be Downloaded

Those who would like to try the preview versions of Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 RT can now download these from Microsoft.

Analysts Predict Tablets to Make up 80% of the Computer Industry by 2016

At this week's CEA Research Summit, two high-level executives for the Consumer Electronics Association predicted that tablets will soon dominate the computer market.

Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) Comes to AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

It's a banner day for those who have AT&T's version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1: this tablet can now be upgraded to Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean).

Skype Releases Video Messaging Update for iOS App

Ten days after making the announcement, Skype has released a video messaging update for its iOS app. Evidently, a similar update for Android devices still awaits.

Microsoft’s Windows Store Growing Strongly Again, Closing in on 100,000 Apps

The rate at which developers are submitting apps to the Windows Store has picked up after slowing earlier in the year.

PlayBook Tablet Not Getting an Upgrade to BlackBerry 10 After All

In January, the CEO of BlackBerry said his company's tablet would be getting an upgrade to the new BlackBerry 10 operating system. Today he rescinded that promise.