Velocity Micro Slashes 8-Inch Tablet Price in Wake of Kindle Fire

Velocity Micro has slashed the price for their upcoming 8-inch Android tablet, according to details obtained by TechCrunch.  The T408, first announced in early September, was unveiled with a $240 price tag and included respectable hardware.  Unfortunately, Amazon pulled the curtain back on ...

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ASUS CEO: Not Afraid of Kindle Fire, Transformer 2 Pricing Revealed

ASUS is a well known brand in the world of computer hardware, and now when we talk about Android tablets, we can’t continue without hearing the name ASUS mentioned once or twice. This year they launched two Android powered tablets, one was the EeePad Transformer and the other was the ...

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Amazon to Launch a 10-Inch Tablet Before Holidays?

Amazon’s recent announcement of their highly affordable Kindle Fire set the tablet world ablaze and it’s been reported that over 95,000 units were sold the first day of pre-orders. Are you paying attention tablet manufacturers? Those are some impressive numbers and Amazon seems to ...

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Official Press Release for Today’s Amazon Announcements

We know that only one of today’s Amazon announcements is Android-related and partial at that.  Still, we felt compelled to share the full press announcements for you guys and gals so that you can get a feel for what’s going on in the ereader/tablet industry.  Skip all the way down ...

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BREAKING: Amazon Launches Cloud Player for Android and Web, Cloud-Streaming Music At Long Last!

Amazon seems to be on a roll lately, and have just released Cloud Player and Cloud Drive, a cloud-based music streaming solution for the web, and more interestingly, mobile devices like Android. Each user is given 5GB of space in their personal Cloud Drive (unless the user purchases an MP3 ...

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Lenovo IdeaTab A1000 tablet review

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Lenovo is one of those interesting hardware makers in that they’ve quietly made plenty of Android devices over the year. I say quietly because it’s very rare that you see one of their tablets in the real world, especially in the United States. This goes doubly for smartphones. As to ...

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Google may intro a $100 Nexus tablet by end of year

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Google may introduce a $100 Android Nexus tablet by the end of 2012, according to new reports. The move, if true, could really help push Google’s tablet effort out in front of others like the Amazon Kindle Fire HD and new Nook HD. The source of the rumors is DigiTimes.com, a destination ...

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Galaxy S II Plus benchmark indicates 1.4GHz CPU

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The rumored Samsung Galaxy S II Plus (GT-I9105) is making more noise today as word of its benchmarks hit the internet.  Once expected to offer a single core 1GHz processor, new details suggest it may ultimately turn out to be a 1.4GHz processor with a PowerVR SGX 544MP GPU.  Should that be the ...

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Nexus 7 review

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With the Nexus 7, Google raises the bar for Android tablets and consumer expectations.

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Kobo VOX gets Google Play support

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The lower-priced alternative to the Kindle Fire feature support for the full Android app experience.

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Read it Later rebrands as ‘Pocket’, goes free for Android

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  Read It Later, a popular app designed to save and share web content for offline reading, has gotten a brand new makeover.  Effective immediately, the app is now free across multiple platforms under its new name, Pocket.  The new app features a completely fresh new UI with support for all the ...

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Google’s rumored Nexus tablet reportedly delayed until July

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The oft-rumored Nexus tablet has reportedly been delayed by a month or two as Google and Asus apply some last-minutes tweaks.  The guys at The Verge are indicating that Google wants to adjust the design a bit so that they can come in under the $249 price tag that has been tied to the tablet.... ...

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TiVo announces Android app at CES 2012

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  Today at CES, TiVo announced that the TiVo App for Android is now available, and includes support for the Amazon Kindle Fire. According to TiVo PR reps: The free app is now available on all major mobile device platforms, including iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch in addition to Android. With the ...

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Acer announces new 10.1″ Iconia Tab A200

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It’s been about a month since we last saw the A200 passing through Bluetooth SIG, and while at the time much was unknown about Acer’s newest A series tablet, we’ve now received an official announcement from Acer giving us the lowdown. The Acer Iconia A200 tablet is a ...

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Syncplicity Android Launch Delivers Secure File Access and Sharing for Mobile Workers [PRESS RELEASE]

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MENLO PARK, CALIF. – November 15, 2011 – Syncplicity, a leader in cloud based file management solutions for businesses and individuals, today announced the immediate availability of Syncplicity for Android. With the 100 percent native Android app all the files and folders a user needs – from ...

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