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Tablet Articles for August of 2011Below are the 85 Tablet articles for August of 2011
The market is flooded with iPad 2 cases, and this week we bring you another accessory double-header; this time featuring the MyHandstand Hand Holder Strap and the Mophie Workbook. How[...]
As mobile applications for iPads or Androids continue to thrive among consumers, it is becoming the standard for businesses to take part in an app-friendly outlook as well.
One of the most popular online chat apps is now available for the most popular tablet, as Skype has finally come to the iPad.
HP has just released an over-the-air update for its TouchPad tablet while simultaneously knocking $50 off its price.
New details regarding the S1 and S2 tablets' storage capacity, network capabilities and launch date have surfaced.
The Toshiba Thrive is a 10.1-inch (1280 x 800)Honeycomb tablet with a NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor. What sets it apart from other Android devices is its full-size USB, HDMI, and[...]
The Toshiba Thrive is a 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablet, and hits the market with similar specs as the XOOM and other Honeycomb devices. However, Toshiba included a full-sized USB, HDMI and[...]
The Motorola XOOM 3G will soon join the ranks of its Wi-Fi only sibling and the ASUS Transformer, as it is set to receive an update to Android 3.2.
Google will be hosting a series of workshops designed for programmers who want to bring apps to Android tablets, in an attempt to enhance the quality of tablet-optimized apps for[...]
Samsung unveiled its TouchWiz UX overlay for Android 3.1 for its Galaxy Tab 10.1, though the dressing won't be available to the public until Friday, August 5. The company also[...]
Another day, another round of Android tablet announcements. This time, Sharp and Pandigital have unveiled devices that the companies have lined up for a late 2011 release.
Riding off the success of the Eee Pad Transformer, ASUS is planning a second generation tablet that could hit the markets this October. In addition, the release of the Eee[...]
While it was reported earlier this week that the HP TouchPad was receiving an OTA update along with a discount, it looks like the company is cutting the price of[...]
LTE is slowly making its way to tablets, and should start appearing on more devices this fall. According a leaked internal Verizon document, both the Motorola Xoom and the seven-inch[...]
There have already been hints and rumors pointing to the next-generation Xoom, and a series of domains purchased by Motorola Mobility suggest it could be named the Kore.
With Amazon slashing prices of its refurbished Kindles, the company is gearing up for a release of a fourth-generation eReader.
While HP was slashing tablet prices, other news broke, such as Twitter creating an HTML5-based site for the iPad, Pierre Cardin offering an absurdly expensive Android tablet, and leaked screenshots[...]
Apple iPad users finally have another option besides FaceTime when it comes to video chat software in Skype. Going for the low, low price of zero dollars (but with paid[...]
The HP TouchPad, rumored for a late August release, is available on Amazon now for pre-order.
Pop quiz: What's the difference between a tablet running Android Gingerbread 2.3 with Sense and a tablet with Honeycomb 3.1 and TouchWiz? What's display ppi? What's a dual-core processor? Find[...]
VIZIO has finally launched their 8-inch Android tablet equipped with universal remote capabilities.
Dell has officially rolled out the Latitude XT3, its next generation Windows 7 convertible tablet.
Though Amazon initially complied with Apple's recent change to the iOS terms and removed a link to the Amazon eBookstore from the iOS Kindle app, it appears the online retailer[...]
The tablet news is breaking at a fast and furious pace and it is difficult to keep up. Just like our tablet spec cheat sheet, consider this your tablet news[...]
The EFUN Nextbook Next5 is a budget Android tablet with a seven-inch display and resistive touchscreen. At a glance, it looks slick. However, looks can be deceiving. Is this budget[...]
The EFUN Nextbook Next5 is a 7-inch budget Android tablet with a resistive touchscreen and Wi-Fi connectivity.
While HP teased consumers with a limited-time discount for the TouchPad on August 5, the company has decided to make the $100 reduction permanent.
Belkin, Logitech, ZAGG and Veyl Products have each unveiled a new accessory for the iPad and Android tablets, including a near universal keyboard and tablet pillow.
Office Depot has announced the availability of the Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet K1 at the company's retail stores and online site. This 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablet is the first of its kind[...]
The Acer Iconia Tab A100 is now available. It holds the distinction of being the first seven-inch Honeycomb tablet to hit the market.
The Apple iPad is by far the most popular tablet with enterprise users. But that doesn't mean the Apple iPad is the best tablet for business types who want a[...]
A bit of bad news for RIM as Sprint has reportedly cancelled the BlackBerry PlayBook 4G. The BlackBerry tablet was set to hit Sprint's WiMAX network this fall, but Sprint[...]
In other news this week, Samsung fights back against Apple's recent injunction, Dell kills the Streak, we wonder about TabCo, and Android tablets gain some marketshare from Apple.
What's an SMB to do with the iPad? Proper file management often requires a large and dedicated IT staff, something many SMBs lack. Enter mobilEcho from GroupLogic. Can this service[...]
Google has announced that it has acquired Motorola Mobility, makers of Android devices, including the Xoom tablet and numerous Droid smartphones, for $12.5 billion.
ASUS unveils official page for Eee Pad Slider, confirming a September release for the slate.
The curtain has come off the mysterious TabCo and its equally mysterious tablet. At an unveiling today, TabCo revealed itself as a parody company. Tabco is actually Fusion Garage, makers[...]
Barnes & Noble wants students to know the book seller has eTextbooks.
Fans of "Cut the Rope" finally have a proper successor in the recently-released Cut the Rope: Experiments. Featuring 75 new levels, new gameplay mechanics, and a handful of hidden bonus[...]
While rumors of an iPad 3 set for a late 2011 launch have been mounting for months, it appears the high-DPI screen tablet will be delayed (if the device actually[...]
A new dual-OS tablet from ViewSonic will become available later this month.
Even after a $100 price cut, the HP TouchPad is not selling well, especially at the technology retailer Best Buy.
The Lenovo IdeaPad K1 is a 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablet (1280 x 800) with a NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor. It distinguishes itself from the Xoom and other Honeycomb tablets through its[...]
The Lenovo IdeaPad K1 Honeycomb tablet is the first of its kind to support Netflix. In addition, Lenovo significantly tweaked the operating system to smooth out some of its rough[...]
While limited details have been revealed about the upcoming ASUS Eee Pad Transformer 2, new reports all but confirm that the tablet will come equipped with NVIDIA's next generation quad-core[...]
Add "fly a chopper" to the growing list of things you can do with an iPad, thanks to Griffin's new HELO TC helicopter.
The HP TouchPad 64GB is coming to France, the HP website confirms. News of the slate came when an advertisement promoting the device appeared on HP's French TouchPad landing page.
HP today announced that it will stop making webOS devices, including the TouchPad tablets and webOS smartphones. The move comes just days after rumors indicating the TouchPad tablet was not[...]
Oh HP TouchPad, we hardly knew ye. Seriously, you were only on the market a month and a half before getting the cold, quick, and calculated axe along with the[...]
As Apple continues to look ahead of the competition, the company is working with component suppliers and its assembler in Asia for a trial production of its next generation iPad.[...]
Let the HP TouchPad fire sale begin!
The TouchPad may be dead, but the tablet market goes on. In the wake of the HP TouchPad's untimely demise, other stories concerning tablets from Sony, Lenovo and HTC were[...]
The Genius MousePen M508W is an affordable option for consumers as well as semi-pro photographers and artists who want the flexibility of a wireless graphics tablet. Is it any good?
The Genius MousePen M508W Graphics Tablet includes a 5-inch x 8-inch work surface, programmable cells, and support for various operating systems.
With rumors mounting daily of an Amazon tablet set for a fall release, a low-priced device could be the catalyst the Android tablet market needs to boost sales and compete[...]
ArtRage for the iPad is designed to let you use a tablet computer screen much like a real-world painting canvas. This artistic app offers some highly creative tools with only[...]
Are you ready for a 4G iPad? The next generation iPad could support LTE on Verizon, AT&T, or both, according to a new report that has surfaced providing further confirmation[...]
Evident by the hoards of people who purchased the discontinued HP TouchPad for $99 this weekend, consumers want low-priced tablets and now they have another option: The ASUS Eee Pad[...]
The Lenovo ThinkPad tablet is now available for pre-order for those looking for a business-minded Honeycomb slate.
Reports from inside HP indicate that a 7-inch version of the TouchPad was close to release with production-ready units being tested by staffers. It had made its way through the[...]
After a summer of details-free teaser videos, Sony is finally ready to reveal its S1 Android tablet. The official name of the device will be...
It's time for Android tablets to get down to business with some serious productivity. Haters can dismiss the Honeycomb slate lineup as being suited for content consumption only, but these[...]
Sprint customers will now have the option to pay for data access on the carrier's 3G and 4G network using the HTC EVO View on a daily, weekly or monthly[...]
IFA kicks off next week in Berlin, and just a few days out of the event dubbed "European CES" by organizers, there is very little tablet buzz. That may finally[...]
The AT&T bound HTC Puccini tablet will be hitting markets in the near future and will be the first tablet for the carrier with LTE support, according to a new[...]
Steve Jobs, the man most closely associated with Apple, the iPad, and iPhone has abruptly stepped down as Apple CEO Wednesday evening. Jobs has named Tim Cook, Apple's now former[...]
Let's be absolutely clear. The sudden resignation of Steve Jobs as Apple CEO means absolutely nothing for the next iPad, nor does it portend bad things or stark changes for[...]
Rumor has it that the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer can unofficially support Netflix thanks to a recent ASUS OTA update.
It looks like Samsung is building a Galaxy Tab for every size as its own Android IFA teaser app has revealed plans for a 7.7-inch tablet.
This budget seven-inch Android device has an 800 x 480 resolution and dual-core A9 processor.
Budget Android tablets are nothing new, but this particular Froyo-toting model from American Sunrex piqued our interest with its capactive touchscreen and dual-core processor. Let's find out how it compares[...]
An update for the BlackBerry Tablet OS is near that should finally bring integrated email and calendar apps to the 7-inch tablet, though one feature is curiously absent.
The biggest consumer electronics trade show in Europe, IFA, will open its doors in Berlin on September 2. Samsung is expected to lead with a new Galaxy Tab and the[...]
The border between tablets and smartphones lies somewhere around five inches. Once crossed, large-screen smartphones become small-screen tablets, though the specific size is unclear. This is what makes the rumored[...]
Three weeks, three huge tablet news stories. First Google buys Motorola, and then HP kills off webOS and the TouchPad. Finally, Steve Jobs resigns as Apple CEO earlier this week.[...]
Another driving game has arrived for the iPad in the form of Need For Speed: Shift 2 Unleashed. So will you just be tilting your tablet back and forth for[...]
We knew the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 would make an appearance at IFA later this week, but we didn't know it would come packing 4G LTE.
If the rumors are true, Toshiba isn't wasting much time in tablet product development, as the company could unveil a follow-up to the Thrive Honeycomb tablet at IFA next week,[...]
Limited internal storage capacity on tablets calls for either constant synchronizing to your computer, or external storage options. So what are the best solutions that are available now?
HP has finally released the Quickoffice HD update for webOS, bringing users editing capabilities.
HP could resurrect the webOS-based TouchPad tablet computer after possibly spinning off its Personal Systems Group (PSG) into a stand-alone company, as PSG head, Todd Bradley, said in a recent[...]
The TouchPad may be discontinued but it's not dead yet as HP plans to release one last batch of the webOS tablet.
With rumors of the HTC Puccini tablet buzzing for months, the slate has finally found a home and a new name with AT&T, as the carrier officially announced the 10.1-inch[...]
Sony has finally unveiled details of specifics and pricing for its unique Honeycomb tablets, the Sony Tablet S and Tablet P.
Sony has revealed a 6-inch eReader, which the company boasts to be the lightest digital reader yet, weighing 5.9 ounces.