September 2013 Tablet Articles

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

Below are the 82 Tablet articles for September of 2013

LG G Pad 8.3 Android Tablet Now Officially Official

LG began teasing its announcement of the G Pad 8.3 a few days ago, but has now stopped being coy about this mid-size Android tablet.

Microsoft Is Buying Nokia, Potentially Leaving Nokia’s Tablet Plans in Limbo

Microsoft is going to acquire the Devices and Services division of Nokia, which means Microsoft is going into the smartphone business in a big way. But Nokia was also rumored[...]

Logitech Unveils Ultrathin Keyboard Folio for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1

Logitech has just announced its first products designed specifically for Samsung's latest series of Android tablets. This includes a keyboard case for the Galaxy Tab 3 10.1.

Amazon Reveals the Details of the Next Kindle Paperwhite

After accidentally posting the details of the upcoming Kindle Paperwhite eReader on its own website this morning, Amazon has officially announced the device. UPDATED

Say Goodbye to Android Key Lime Pie — It’s Going to Be Android KitKat Instead

No, it's not April Fools Day. Nevertheless, Google has just announced that the next version of its mobile operating system will be dubbed "KitKat" as part of a promotion with[...]

Acer Iconia A3 to Be a Full-Size Android Tablet with Mid-Range Specs and Price

Not willing to wait for the IFA tradeshow to start later this week, Acer has unveiled the Iconia A3, a full-size Android tablet.

Apple iPad 5 Design Compared to iPad 4: Definitely Smaller

The iPad 5 isn't official yet, but it's release is surely getting closer, evidenced by a new video that compares Apple's current full-size tablet to the next-generation device.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Preview

Samsung returns to the Note line with a 1080p SuperAMOLED display and added S Pen functionality. Brighthand goes hands-on.

Second-Generation Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Launching This Month

The wraps have just come off what Samsung is calling the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition). This will be the second tablet in this series to include a pressure-sensitive[...]

Sony Vaio Tap 11 Sets Its Sights on the Microsoft Surface

Sony is bringing out a Windows 8 tablet that everyone immediately thinks is aimed squarely at the Microsoft Surface.

Lenovo Delivers New Yoga and Flex Convertible Laptops and PCs

Lenovo today announced a number of new multimode PCs including the Yoga 2 Pro, ThinkPad Yoga, Flex 14 and Flex 15. NotebookReview has more details.

Asus Expands MeMO Pad Series with 8-Inch and 10-Inch Versions

To add to the MeMO Pad HD 7, Asus has just taken the wraps off the MeMO Pad 8 and MeMO Pad 10 medium- and full-size Android tablets. The company[...]

Lenovo S5000 7-Inch Android Tablet Unveiled

This week's rush of tablet announcements continues with the Lenovo S5000, which will be a small tablet aimed at the consumer market.

Toshiba Encore Tablet Will Have an 8-inch Screen, Windows 8.1, a Low Price

Those who want an inexpensive, small tablet that runs the full version of Windows need look no farther than the newly-announced Toshiba Encore.

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Details Come to Light: Expect Better Performance, Longer Battery Life

Microsoft has committed to a upgraded version of the Surface Pro, but has yet to reveal any details of it. Some of the specs have leaked out, however.

Documents To Go 5 Office Suite for iOS Adds iCloud Support, Other Enhancements

DataViz has introduced a new version of Documents To Go for the iPad and iPhone that adds support for iCloud, and has been redesigned to take better advantage of the[...]

LG G Pad 8.3 Hands-On Preview

LG's first tablet in many months is on display at the IFA tradeshow in Berlin, and we went hands-on with this mid-size Android model.

LG G Pad 8.3

Given its name, it’s no surprise the LG G Pad 8.3 will have an 8.3-inch screen. This will have a 1920 x 1200 resolution, giving the display a pixel density[...]

Rumored Power Cover Might Be Headed for Microsoft Surface Pro Tablet

Earlier this year, Microsoft broadly hinted that it is developing more accessories for its flagship Surface Pro tablet. Some of the details on one of these have leaked out.

Asus Transformer Pad Infinity 2 Renamed Transformer Pad TF701T

At Computex in June, Asus was showing off the Asus Transformer Pad Infinity 2. This has not yet been released, and the company is demoing it again at IFA in[...]

Kids Are Heading Back to School and Lots of Them Have Tablets in their Backpacks

Kids headed for class these days are using far more than pencils and paper. Nearly half of students in Grades K-8 are using tablets as learning tool, according to a[...]

Belkin’s Ultimate Keyboard Case Will Make the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 Safer, More Productive

Belkin has taken the wraps off the Ultimate Keyboard Case for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1, an upcoming accessory designed for Samsung's latest full-size Android tablet.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) Hands-On Preview

Samsung used IFA in Berlin to unveil the second-gen Galaxy Note 10.1. We got some hands-on time with this full-size Android tablet with a stylus.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

This tablet is going to have a 10.1-inch, 2560 x 1600 (WQXGA) display. That will give it four times the pixel density of its predecessor. The next Galaxy Note 10.1[...]

Don’t Expect Apple to Unveil the iPad 5 or iPad mini 2 Tomorrow

There's virtually no room for doubt that Apple is going to release updated versions of its full-size and mid-size tablets. But it won't be tomorrow.

Opera Introduces Coast, a Basic Web Browser for iPad

Opera has launched a web browser made specifically for the iPad. Coast is intended to give users a faster, more intuitive, and responsive experience. Learn more about this app from[...]

Microsoft Surface Pro 2, Surface RT 2 Could Be Unveiled Sep. 23

Microsoft has invited the press to an event where the company is expected to reveal the second-generation of its Surface tablets.

Power-saving Intel Core i3 ”Haswell” Processors Begin Shipping, Should Be in Tablets Soon

Intel has begun shipping to tablet makers its fourth-generation Core i3 processors, which use less power than their predecessors.

Seagate Has a 500GB Hard Drive Designed for Android Tablets

Seagate wants Android tablet makers to stop releasing models with 64GB of storage, but to jump up to 500GB, thanks to its Ultra Mobile HDD.

Google Nexus 7 II LTE Now Available for T-Mobile’s 4G Network

The wait is over for those who want a version of the new Google Nexus 7 II that has 4G LTE access -- one that can connect to T-Mobile highest-speed[...]

IOGear NetShair Link Is a Portable Wi-Fi Router and Streaming Media Server

Although there's no direct way to use a USB drive with an Apple iPad or many Android tablets, the new NetShair Link from IOGear provides an indirect option. It can[...]

Developers Getting Early Access to Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 After All

Microsoft has decided to change course, averting a potential disaster. It is going to give software developers access to Windows 8.1 before it's released to the public.

Apple iPad Getting iOS 7 on Sept. 18; Apple’s Top Paid Apps Going Free

Despite rumors to the contrary, Apple has just announced that its tablets will be getting upgrades to the latest version of the iOS at the same time its phones are.[...]

Apple Unveils 64-Bit A7 Processor for Next iPad

The world got its first look today at the Apple A7 processor, which will be used in the company's next generation products. This will be a 64-bit chip, and so[...]

Wacom Releasing Improved Bamboo Stylus solo and Bamboo Stylus duo for the iPad and Other Tablets

Wacom is bringing out a second generation of its styli for capacitive touchscreen devices like the Apple iPad. These will have a couple of improvements.

Nvidia Tegra Note and Tegra Tab Android Tablets Exposed by the FCC

No longer content with making chips, Nvidia has begun branching out into full devices like the Shield portable gaming console. And the company isn't stopping there, as it will apparently[...]

Intel ”Bay Trail” Atom Processors Now Heading for Inexpensive Windows 8.1 Tablets

One of the big announcements coming from this week's Intel Developer Forum is that the latest generation of Atom processors have begun shipping. These are scheduled to be included in[...]

Dell Reveals New 8-inch Venue Tablet with Windows 8.1

At IDF today, a Dell executive took to the stage to show off the company's new Venue line of tablets, including an 8-inch model, running Windows 8.

Motorola Getting Back into the Tablet Market

Motorola hasn't been a player in the tablet market for years, but that is going to change; it's CEO says his company is branching out from making phones once again.

Asus Transformer Book T100 Preview

Asus has unveiled what promises to be a groundbreaking new laptop that might just breathe back life into Windows 8. NotebookReview has some first impressions.

64-Bit Version of Windows 8.1 for Latest Intel Atom Processors Won’t Be Available until Next Year

Consumer-oriented tablets released this fall running Intel's latest Atom processors will have to run the 32-bit version of Windows 8.1, as the 64-bit version is not yet finished.

Sony Vaio Tap 11 Hands-On Preview

Sony's Vaio Tap 11 will come with Windows 8.1 and a clip-on keyboard. Check out our first thoughts on this upcoming model.

Sony Xperia Tablet Z Kitchen Edition Aims to Make You a Better Cook

Sony has combined its latest Android tablet with some recipe software and a wireless thermometer to create a "Kitchen Edition".

Microsoft: Give Us Your iPad, We’ll Give You $200 Off a Surface Windows Tablet

Microsoft is offering an incentive to get Apple tablet owners to switch to its Windows devices.

Samsung Will Make 64-bit Processors, Too

In the wake of Apple's announcement that it has developed a 64-bit processor for its mobile devices, Samsung says it is in the process of doing the same thing.

Apple’s Free iWork Suite Will Provide an Alternative to Office for iOS

Apple's intention to release iWork for free on all new iOS devices gives end users a native productivity suite and Apple a way to undercut Microsoft's plans to release Office[...]

Microsoft Surface Mini In Development, But Not Debuting Next Week

Microsoft is expected to launch three tablets before the end of this year. Two full-size models are expected to be announced next week, but shoppers will reportedly have to wait[...]

ZAGGkeys Folio Released for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Those who would like to make their Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 a bit more productive can consider the newly-released The ZAGGkeys Folio, a slim keyboard case.

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 Review

Lenovo entered the booming low-end tablet business with a 7-inch Android device with adequate specs and a solid brand behind it. Does it beat the competition? We'll find out.

First-Gen iPad Users Can Now Install Older Versions of Apps

The Apple iPad released back in 2010 isn't compatible with the latest version of many applications. The App Store will now allow this tablet to install older versions of software[...]

Amazon Instant Video App for iOS Now Supports AirPlay Over AppleTV

Amazon introduced an update to its iOS Amazon Instant Video streaming app today, allowing users to stream to Apple TV via AirPlay. Learn more from TechnologyGuide.

Windows 8.1 Starts at $120 for Non-Windows 8 Users

Microsoft has revealed some details on how much the Windows 8.1 upgrade will cost for those who are still using Windows 7 and older. TechnologyGuide has the details.

Kaspersky Releases Multi-Device Security, Plans iPad & iPhone Support

Kaspersky has released a multi-device security product for PCs, Macs and Android devices, while revealing plans to roll in a "safe browser" for iOS by the end of this year.

YouTube Apps Will Soon Allow Offline Video Viewing

One of YouTube's limitations is that its videos are only available when users are connected to the Internet, something that's not always true for tablets. Google has just announced that[...]

Nvidia Tegra Note Inexpensive Android Tablet Announced

The wraps have just come off the Nvidia Tegra Note, a 7-inch Android tablet that's going to be released by a number of companies around the word.

Apple iOS 7 Upgrade Now Available

The wait for iOS 7 is over for many... Apple has begun releasing the latest version of its mobile operating system. This offers a significant change in the overall appearance[...]

HP Slate 7 Extreme, Slate 8 Pro, Slate 7 HD, Slate 10 HD Hands-on Previews

This morning, HP revealed four attractive new HP Slate Android tablets, two of which run Nvidia's speedy new Tegra 4 mobile chipset; one of them includes a rebadge of Nvidia's[...]

HP Omni 10 Windows 8.1 Tablet Hands-on Preview

It's not just the Android audience HP courts these days, as the new Bay Trail-powered Omni 10 tablet runs Microsoft's (as-yet unreleased) Windows 8.1.

Google’s Quickoffice Office Suite for iOS and Android Now Free

Quickoffice, which used to be a relatively expensive suite of apps for working with Microsoft Office documents on iOS and Android devices, became freeware today.

Microsoft Remains Very Optimistic About Windows RT

Windows RT, the version of Windows that runs on ARM processors, has gotten off the a slow start. But high-level company executives are still bullish about it.

Microsoft Promises Windows Phone Apps Will Run on Windows Tablets, and Vice Versa

Microsoft has three different operating systems running on mobile devices: Windows, Windows RT, and Windows Phone. For the most part these are not cross-compatible, but a Microsoft executive says that's[...]

iOS 7.0.1 Is Just for the iPhone, There’s No iPad Version

iPad users shouldn't waste their time trying to download the first update to iOS 7, as it's only for smartphones.

Microsoft Hints That It’s Developing a Version of Office for iPad and Android

Microsoft executives were asked once again this week when will there be a version of Office for non-Windows tablets. A company exec gave a vague answer, but didn't deny that[...]

Apple iOS 7 for iPad Review

Everyone knows Apple's iOS 7 has a new look, but do you know why? And there's an often-overlooked feature that will make iOS tablets more productive.

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 Unveiled, Launching Next Month

Microsoft has just taken the wraps off the second generation tablets in its Surface line. These will include faster processors, more storage, and redesigned kickstands.

Microsoft Bringing Out New Covers, Desktop Dock, and More for Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2

Microsoft has just unveiled no less than seven new accessories for its Surface line of tablets.

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 Hands-On Preview

Here are our initial impressions of Microsoft's second-generation tablets, the Surface Pro 2 which will run Windows 8.1 Pro and the Surface 2, which will run Windows RT 8.1.

CloudOn Takes to the Web with its Cloud Service for Microsoft Office

CloudOn has extended its popular mobile app for editing Microsoft Office documents to the Web. Get the details from TechnologyGuide.

Apple A7 Processor Made by Samsung Using a 28nm Process

Apple is curiously reticent about some of the technical details of the products it offers, so it took a third-party deconstructing an Apple A7 processor to reveal all its specs.

Microsoft Surface 2 LTE Coming Next Year

It wasn't announced at the press event Microsoft held yesterday, but the head of development for Microsoft own line of tablets has committed to a version of the Surface 2[...]

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX Goes from Rumor to Reality

Amazon has officially announced the next generation of its Android-based tablets. The Kindle Fire HDX will come in two different sizes and include an updated operating system and new multimedia[...]

inNuevo DOCKr Review

The DOCKr is an external keyboard for the iPad that offers several features its rivals don't. Read this review to find out what these are.

Motorola and Verizon Hint They’re Working on a Droid Tablet

A promotional video that shows off some of the features of Motorola's Droid smartphones also hints that this company is close to releasing a tablet.

Another Report Says Apple Will Release a Larger iPad

An unconfirmed report coming out of Asia indicates Apple is developing a 12-inch version of the iPad. This isn't the first to say the company may introduce a larger version[...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) Launching in the U.S. in Mid October

Samsung has just announced the U.S. release date for its second-generation Galaxy Note 10.1: this high-end Android tablet with a stylus is going to launch Oct. 10.

Google Search Tackles More Complex Queries With Newest Updates

Google is updating its search engine with a host of new features for both desktops and mobile devices. TechnologyGuide has more details.

More Than Half of All Apple’s Tablets and Smartphones Have Already Installed iOS 7

Apple released iOS 7 to the general public just over a week ago, and a number of sources say that, in the intervening 8 days, it has been installed on[...]

You May Soon Be Able to Use Your Tablet During Airplane Takeoffs and Landings

The FAA is reportedly close to removing most of the current restrictions on using a tablet during plane flights. UPDATED

Apotop Wi-Reader Pro Review

The Wi-Reader Pro gives tablets access the contents of USB drives, SD cards, and even Ethernet networks. Read our review of this handy accessory.

iOS 7.0.2 Released to Fix Lock Screen Security Hole

Users of Apple's new iOS 7 quickly found a bug in the unlock screen that allowed unauthorized users to access some of the features of Apple's devices. iOS 7.0.2 has[...]

Apple CEO Tim Cook Optimistic About Tablets, Unless They Run Android

In a recent interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook shared his thoughts about tablets. He's quite bullish on them in general, but had some smack talk about Android-based models.

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 and Surface 2 Show Their Stuff in Official Videos

Microsoft has prepared two videos that demonstrate the features of its next-generation Surface tablets. The company has also begun running an advertisement for the two devices.