HTC bids farewell to tablets in United States

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HTC, having failed to make any real impact on tablet sales in the United States, has decided to indefinitely shelve things.  Calling their efforts (Flyer, Jestream) a “great learning experience”, HTC advises that they’ll keep options open and may return at some point, ...

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Google and Samsung reportedly pairing for 10.1-inch super tablet

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Google and Samsung are partnering for a super-tablet that will knock the iPad completely out of the mobile space, according to new reports.  Ok, so maybe not exactly.  But forreals, CNET is advising that the two are collaborating on a 10.1-inch tablet that will have an amazing 2560 x 1600 pixel ...

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Alcatel One Touch T10 Android tablet unveiled

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Alcatel is not the leading mobile phone brand in the world, but they are working to gain a notable position in the market. Of course it’s not an easy task but Alcatel is planning big and targeting Google Nexus 7 with their new device. Presenting the Alcatel One Touch T10, a 7-inch Android ...

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Pew: Android tablets near 50% market penetration in U.S.

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A new report out of research organization Pew Internet & American Life Project tells us that Android tablets have risen to 48 percent of U.S. market share.  Moving from 15 percent over the same period just one year ago, it shows that Android is finally getting serious traction in the tablet ...

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Acer introduces 7-inch Iconia Tab A110

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Acer today unveiled its latest tablet, the 7-inch Android 4.1-powered Iconia Tab A110.  Details include a 1.2GHz quad-core (Tegra 3) processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, and a 2-megapixel camera.  As an almost direct competitor to the Nexus 7, the Iconia Tab A110 also boasts a 3420mAh ...

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Lenovo outs trifecta of tablets at IFA

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With all the big Samsung announcements, we almost overlooked a trio of Android tablets that Lenovo showed off at IFA last week. Lenovo looks to be taking some shots at Asus with these devices, as two of them have keyboard docks. But enough about friendly market competition, let’s get into ...

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Huawei to ship MediaPad 10 FHD in next few weeks

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Huawei officially announced that it will begin shipping its 10-inch MediaPad 10 FHD to various markets starting in September.  The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-based tablet is a beast on paper with specs that include a quad-core 1.4GHz processor, a 10-inch 1920×1200 (16:10) display, 1GB ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II Gallery

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Is 7-inch E FUN Nextbook worth $130 of your money?

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E FUN’s latest Premium Special Edition Android tablet, the Premium 7SE, runs $130 and can be found all over the place. The 7-inch tablet runs Android 4.0 and comes with GetJar App Store for downloading apps and games, Barnes & Noble NOOK, Astro, OfficeSuite, and a host of other apps. ...

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LG Intuition will be Verizon’s Optimus Vu

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Verizon is set to carry the LG Optimus Vu in the near term, offering the 5-inch smartphone as the name Intuition   According to a screen grab picked up by Droid Life, the handset will run $199 with a two-year service agreement or $549.99 outright. As a refresher, the Optimus Vu/LG Intuition ...

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AT&T ends two-year contract option for tablets

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AT&T has seemingly stopped offering discounted tablets with two-year service agreements, according to details obtained by Engadget.  We’ve long said that carriers are silly to ask consumers to purchase tablets with the expectation that they sign a service contract.  Saving a hundred ...

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Archos announces 97 Carbon and “Elements” tablet line, we barely notice

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Archos hasn’t exactly been known as the king of Android tablets, and we haven’t heard much from them as of late. So it’s rather fitting that Archos announced the Elements line of tablets, and the first device in said line, the 97 Carbon. While we are disappointed surprised ...

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Motorola Opens Pre-Order for Wi-Fi only XYBoard

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After the gentle tide of announcements during the holidays and the crazy undertow of CES, we’re finally starting to see our first wave of devices for 2012. We mentioned during CES that Verizon and Motorola announced the launch of the XYBoard, the successor to the venerable Xoom tablet of ...

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Absolute Software Releases Theft Recovery Suite for Android Tablets

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It doesn’t need to be stated that Android tablets are becoming increasingly popular. They’re stylish, they’re sexy (most of the time), and they’re more convenient than hauling a several pound laptop around, Win/WIN all around. Of course, with this appeal comes the threat ...

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New Slacker app for Android Tablets comes complete with great new features

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  Slacker, one of our favorite Android radio apps, is getting an overhaul today at CES. The new update has been optimized for tablets and features superior graphics and album art that’s been made for a 4G LTE network. According to Jonathan Sasse, senior VP of marketing for Slacker: Our ...

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