Best Buy’s Rocketfish Tablet Expected to Run Android

Best Buy recently announced a strategic relationship with Clearwire, which should see the retail giant providing 4G mobile broadband service under the Best Buy Connect brand. As part of the deal, Best Buy will offer a one stop shop and support for mobile broadband devices to take advantage of ...

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Augen: Pirated Market for the Kmart Tablet was “Unintentional”

You may remember our post last month about the Augen tablet being sold at Kmart, and how everyone was getting rainchecks?  Well, yeah, it seems that Google never told Augen that they could use their Market on the tablet, and Augen says that they didn’t mean to release the tablet with the ...

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“Don’t Hold Your Breath” is the Word on Galaxy Tab Announcement for August 11th

Recently there have been some suggestions that we may see Samsung announce it’s new hotness, the Galaxy Tab tablet during it’s press conference on August 11th.  Kyle over at thedroidguy.com is saying that no-how no-way are we going to see an announcement of this device so soon. ...

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Samsung introducing Android Tablet in Q3

Speaking with Reuters, Samsung confirmed that they plan to release an Android based Tablet PC in Q3 this year. This places Samsung firmly in competition with LG, Acer, Dell, Toshiba and others that have announced Android based tablets. Samsung is the number 2 handset manufacturer worldwide ...

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7-Inch GENTOUCH78 Tablet Available at KMART for $150

Kmart just became another place to shop for Android tablets.  Yeah, that Kmart.  They are currently offering a 7-inch tablet from a company called Augen that features some impressive specs.  Dubbed the GENTOUCH78, this unit is said to run Android 2.1 and supposedly promises access to the full ...

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Lenovo, Toshiba and ASUS, Oh My! Android Tablet Rumors

Another day in the Android tablet saga, and more and more information is leaking about various manufacturers’ Android-based tablets. Reports indicate that ASUS’s Eee Pad, seen running Windows at CES back in January, will instead run Android when it is launched in 2011. The device is ...

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First Hands On Review of the Huawei S7 Android Tablet

The Huawei S7 Android tablet as been released in the UK, and we are starting to see the first hands on reviews of the unit. Expansys.com has posted a favorable review of the unit, calling the tablet the “Businessman’s new best friend”. Those are pretty glowing remarks. The ...

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Cisco Announces Android-Powered Cius Tablet

Today finds Cisco unveiling a 7-inch business tablet designed for real-time conferencing and collaboration.  Weighing barely a pound, the Cisco Cius features both 3G and WiFi connection and allows for an optional “HD audio station equipped with a telephone handset speakerphone, HD ...

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Nintendo DS or the First NEC Android Tablet?

The answer is the first NEC Android tablet, despite it’s incredible similarity to the Nintendo DS.  Pictured to the left is the NEC LifeTouch, and Android 2.1 based tablet with a 7 inch touch screen that will respond to both finger and stylus input. I know you want specs and for me to ...

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VIA’s Low Cost Android Tablets Appear at Computex 2010

It looks like the $100 tablets we previously reported on last week made an appearance at last week’s Computex show in Taiwan.  Chipmaker VIA said that they had several tablets coming out that were in the $100 – $200 range, and today Engadget is reporting that they had some hands on ...

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Sony to Take On the iPad with Android-Powered Tablet

Sony continues to show Android and Google a lot of love with a comment made in an interview from Chief Financial Officer Nobuyuki Oneda.  Looking at the platform to help compete in another area, Oneda said the company “has to develop a device similar to Apple’s iPad tablet computer, ...

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Stunning Viliv X10 Tablet Features 10-Inch 1366×768 Screen

Another day, another Android tablet.  Right?  Not exactly.  Check out the newly unearthed Viliv X10 and you will see one of the best looking Android-based tablets yet.  One of the guys over at Laptop Magazine spent a few minutes with the device and came away using words like ...

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Chipmaker Via Saying that $100 Android Tablets Coming to Challenge iPad

Bloomberg is reporting that computer chip maker Via is saying that there are $100 tablets coming to the US in the second half of 2010 that contain their chips.  Richard Brown, Vice- President of Marketing, says that there will be 5 models ranging from the low of $100 to the- high of $150. ...

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Adobe AIR and Flash Running “Flawlessly” on Prototype Android Tablet [VIDEO]

So apparently Adobe is showing off a prototype Android tablet of some kind at the Web 2.0 Expo.  Said tablet happens to play Adobe AIR applications and Adobe flash videos without problem.  The picture to the left is a prototype tablet snapped by an image from zedomax.com.  There are no specs on ...

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Italian Kitchenware Manufacturer to Release Android Hub

In an odd but slightly cool move, the Italian Kitchenware producer Alessi is releasing an Android powered home hub for the kitchen.  Designed by Stefano Giovannoni, the AlessiTab as it is called is a tablet (surprise, surprise) unit that will display video, pictures and other information from ...

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