Google 2012 Tablet Articles

Popular Google Articles for 2012

Google Nexus 7 Review: Welcome The New 7-Inch Champ

The Google Nexus 7 has arrived, and with it comes a new standard for consumption tablets: a low price point combined with high-end specs to offer the smoothest media experience[...]

Amazon Vs. Google Play: Which Reigns Supreme?

Amazon and Google built their respective tablets, the Kindle Fire and the Nexus 7, around their content services. But which service has more to offer?

Google Android 4.1 vs. Apple iOS 6: Head to Head

We take a hands-on look at the latest operating systems from Apple and Google, comparing them feature by feature. Good reading for those trying to pick their first tablet.

Google Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 for Tablets Review

Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 is Google's latest and greatest update to its tablet and smartphone operating system. While it's certainly a big update for smartphone owners, how does ICS[...]

Apple iPad mini vs. Google Nexus 7

The iPad mini was announced this Tuesday. The small 7.9-inch tablet is Apple's slimmer option to the already popular tablet. Considering that the new device is smaller, it is a[...]

Top 5 Android Tablets for December 2012

Not everyone wants an iPad. If you prefer Google's Android OS and are looking for a new tablet, check out this list of the best available!

Google Android 4.2 Hands On Review

Android 4.2 may still be called Jelly Bean like its predecessor, 4.1, but it still brings new sweet goodies to the Google mobile operating system.

What is UltraViolet and is it the Future of Video Streaming?

Forget iTunes, Netflix, and Google Movies. The big Hollywood movie studios are pushing UltraViolet as the answer to digital movie streaming. It promises to deliver a buy-once-play-anywhere solution. Does it[...]

Holiday Guide: Best Android Tablets

The Android tablet market exploded in 2012 thanks the Google Nexus program and an influx of brand-name budget devices. Find out which Android tablets are worth buying this holiday season.

Google Nexus 7 vs. The World: Kindle Fire, NOOK Tablet, and Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

The Google Nexus 7 is the new tablet on the block, but it isn't alone in its class. Other low-priced and brand name tablets are also gunning for the same[...]

Google Nexus Tablet Hiding at ASUS Headquarters?

What is ASUS hiding on the 13th floor? Could it be the rumored Google tablet? That's the question following a visit to its Taiwan-based headquarters in Taipei, where ASUS reps[...]

Google Loses in Samsung vs. Apple Lawsuit

Samsung is the obvious loser in its patent lawsuit with Apple, although Google and its Android OS, as well as tablets, may also be in the line of fire. [...]

Does Google’s Quickoffice Deal Hasten Office for the iPad?

When will Microsoft release an Office app for iPads and Android tablets? As some analysts see it, editions for Windows 8 and RT will come first, regardless of Google's new[...]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Official, Complete with Quad-Core Tegra 3 and Android Jelly Bean 4.1

The Google tablet is official as Google today unveiled the Nexus 7 tablet, a 7-inch device made by ASUS with a quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor running Android Jelly Bean[...]

Google Chrome Beta For Android Review: Don’t Switch Just Yet

Google Play is in a stir due to the release of the Chrome Beta for tablets running ICS 4.0 and above, but before you go crazy with glee, first take[...]

What’s Up With the Apple iPad Mini?

With the $200 Google Nexus 7 tablet now official, and Amazon set to release the Kindle Fire 2 in the near future, eyes are on Apple to see if the[...]

Google Adds Wish List to Google Play Store

With the holiday season right around the corner, it looks like Google is making it easier for Google Play Store users to keep track of the items they've been yearning[...]

Google Nexus 10 Tablet Goes On Sale Today

Google's 10-inch tablet offering, the Nexus 10, is set to be released today, though the Google Play store is not taking orders at the moment.

Google Reveals Its Picks For The Top 12 Apps of 2012

Google has released a list of what it believes to be the best apps of 2012. This highlights services ranging from those that deliver the best mobile shopping experience to[...]

Motorola Xoom Getting Android Jelly Bean 4.1 Update

At the Google I/O developer conference, it was announced that the Motorola Xoom will receive the Android Jelly Bean 4.1 update.