The week’s best Android rumors (February 7)

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HTC Nexus tablet HTC and Google may again partner for a Nexus product, this time a “high end” tablet. Details are very light at the moment, however it’s rumored for release in Q3 2014. Asus 8-inch Nexus tablet Google and Asus will release an 8-inch Nexus tablet by the end of ...

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Two new Lenovo tablets surface in FCC filings

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One of the most popular ways to see up and coming devices is from FCC filings. This time it’s from Lenovo, showing off two new Android tablets. The A7600 and A5500 made their way through the FCC the other day. With the pictures, came a few details on the A5500. This one sports a 8-inch ...

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Intel: Bay Trail Android tablets due in Q2

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The first round of Android tablets to feature Intel’s 64-bit quad-core Atom processor is expected to come to market some time in the next quarter. Speaking yesterday on the quarterly earnings conference call, CEO Brian Krzanich talked about the chip’s advantages and why it has taken ...

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Samsung is throwing in some goodies with a purchase of the new NotePRO or TabPRO tablets

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Two days ago, Samsung announced their new line of Galaxy TabPRO and NotePRO tablets at CES. It seems as though they’re trying to make the launch a big one by offering some free services from 11 popular companies. There are quite a few exciting ones like a one year free subscription to ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note Pro, Tab Pro tablets leaked ahead of official CES announcement

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Samsung isn’t really well-known for keeping secrets, especially on the day that new products are being announced. We’ve all heard of a new line-up of Samsung tablets being announced soon, but it was just a matter of time before they were outed. Though they still haven’t been ...

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Polaroid Q Series tablet deliver KitKat for as low as $129

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Polaroid has just added the Q7 (7″ tablet), Q8 (8″ tablet), and Q10 (10″ tablet) to its growing tablet family. They will be featured at CES 2014, and will most likely draw quite a bit of press. The tablets have quad-core processors, and will sport Android 4.4 Kit Kat (this is ...

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E FUN will intro two quad-core Nextbook Android tablets at CES 2014

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E FUN will debut the Nextbook 8 and the Nextbook 10, the company’s first quad-core tablets. They will both have similar specs, and will both be offered at reasonable price-points. The tablets will both run Android 4.2, and will have 1.6GHz Cortex A9 processors, and 1GB RAM. They will also ...

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Verizon introduces $5 daily prepaid plan for tablets

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The carrier introduces a daily plan for those who need 4G LTE in a pinch Knowing that there will be an increase in tablet sales this holiday season, Verizon Wireless is doing something proactive about it. Up until now, prepaid plans for tablets have included a one-month time frame. You pay the ...

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T-Mobile to ‘unleash the tablet’ on October 23

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T-Mobile will conduct a live tweet conference on October 23 where the wireless provider plans to announce a second part of the Uncarrier Phase 3.0. What would an Un-leashed tablet look like?  Only T-Mobile can offer tablets to consumers in a highly disruptive Un-carrier way!  Come hear about ...

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Change to tablet version of Google Play Store slated for November 21

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The Google Play Store will get a slight tweak on November 21, according to a new post on the Android Developer’s blog. Aimed at providing even more visibility for tablet-optimized apps, the default layout will be adjusted for those browsing the store with a tablet. Apps that do not meet ...

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Sprint to carry Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 for $50

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Sprint on Monday announced that it will offer the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 on Friday, Oct. 11 at a low $49.99 introductory price. You will, of course, need to sign up a new line of service or be qualified for an upgrade to take advantage of the price, but that’s one attractive sticker, ...

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Is Verizon hinting at new Droid tablet?

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Take a look at the video below and you’ll see it’s not much more than an extended sequence of events from the recent Droid Ultra and Droid Maxx commercials. If you’ve not seen either then just enjoy a little over 4:00 of a pseudo-spy protagonist as he is seduced and tricked by ...

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Is this really the design of HTC’s Android tablet?

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  Talk about going to the well over and over again. A photo has surfaced which is alleged to be the first look at HTC’s return to the Android tablet space. You’ll have to forgive us as our initial reaction to the image was, “oh no“. The photo shows a large, squarish ...

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Seagate unveils 500GB Ultra Mobile HDD for tablets

Leveraging the company’s experience with ultra-portable applications like iPods, MP3 players, and handheld video recorders, the newly-engineered 2.5-inch drive is just 5mm thin while weighing in at a mere 3.3oz— about the same as a light bulb. Featuring up to 500GB of capacity, it delivers the ...

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Android Blitzkrieg: Tracking the upcoming new product announcements

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With the Labor Day weekend having just wrapped up here in the States, there is a sense of change in the air.  If you’re a student or a parent of said student, school is back in session.  If you’re the outdoorsy type, summer (a favorite season for some of you) is coming to a ...

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