While it is already known that both of next-gen Tegra chips would be taped out this year, NVIDIA will officially present its newest Tegra solutions for mobile devices at the upcoming CES. There will be two chips, Tegra 4 codenamed Wayne and SoC solution codenamed Grey
It seems that there is a security issue on Android devices which runs Samsung’s Exynos processors. The problem is that it allows any application complete access to the RAM and the kernel which could be a big problem. Samsung is yet to comment on this issue.
EFUN launched the Nextbook Premium 7SE-GP, and entry-level 7-inch tablet priced under $100, loaded with Android 4.0 "Ice Cream Sandwich," Amlogic A9 1 GHz SoC, and 1 GB of RAM. Despite its low price, the tablet appears to pack a formidable connectivity and feature set.
Yet another tablet is set to hit the surfaced, but only in Japan. Fujitsu has just announced the launch of its slim, water and dust resistant 10.1-inch tablet named Arrows Tab F-05E. Reportedly it runs Android 4.0 ICS system and is released through NTT Docomo.
With only two months of iPad Mini release, rumours about new Mini 2 have already started. New infos have surfaced that the new version will come with an improved display. The main news on the new iPad Mini 2 tablet is that Apple will go with Retina display.
In a tweet from Minecraft developer Johan Bernhardsson, he revealed that Minecraft Pocket Edition, the Android and iOS version for mobile devices, has moved 5 million units so far. This comes right on the heels of the announcement that the Xbox Edition sold 4.5 million.
4G LTE ISP EE launched two new tablets pre-fitted (contracted) for its service, in the UK, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 LTE and ASUS Nexus 7 with Huawei E3589 LTE modem bundle. With them, EE is bundling three monthly data-plans that affect up-front cost of the devices.
Fuhu announced the Nabi XD, a 10.1-inch tablet that converts to an ultraportable. Priced at $250, the device is designed [admittedly] for tweens (ages 10~12), which shows not just in its loud design, but also Rightware Kanzi custom-UI that's intuitive and safe.
MediaTek stepped up its value-segment SoC game by launching the MT6589, the world's first quad-core SoC featuring ARM Cortex-A7 CPU cores clocked over 1 GHz, and PowerVR Series 5 XT GPU. The SoC is designed for performance phones and tablets running Jelly Bean.
German company Braun launched the B-Tab 803, an entry-level 8-incher loaded with just enough hardware to get you the Android 4.0 "Ice Cream Sandwich" experience, without breaking the bank, including a 5-point multitouch display, and a set-top box processor.
Business users have a great choice when buying a laptop, and EliteBook is certainly one of them. Its design stands out from the rest, and the company announced making a brand new hybrid-concept EliteBook, combined with an Ivy Bridge and touchscreen tablet.
Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one the most anticipated events that are held throughout the year. With less than a month left until the beginning, Samsung tickled the imagination of its customers by announcing a teaser about new devices at CES 2013.
Following its November launch, Barnes and Noble's UK venture of the Nook HD and HD+ platforms expanded with Nook Video. British Nookies get access to a wealth of content providers for programme and live event streaming subscriptions, movies, and TV shows.
Designed to dominate the high-performance ARM SoC market, NVIDIA's Tegra 3 is finding itself facing tough competition from Qualcomm Snapdragon S4, which could limit its growth in 2013, from 2012, where it landed orders from big products such as Nexus 7 and Surface RT.
Huawei officially confirms that they are working hard on a rival to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. Huawei’s Senior Vice President Chengdong Yu revealed they are working on a hybrid tablet device with a size somewhere between a smartphone and a full size tablet.
PengPod 700 is the name of a new tablet that is being produced by a company named Peacock Imports. The idea about this tablet is the ability of running both Android and Linux. This was done with Android 4.0 running from internal memory and Linux comes from an SD Card.
It is hard to believe being almost 2013 that US Cellular customers still cannot text 911. This is going to change according to the FCC. The FCC made a statement December 6th that the majority of the 911 call centers are set up to accept texts. It's about time!
Archos announced market availability of GamePad, which beats Ouya in being the first gaming console based on the Android platform. The handheld is laid out like a portable console, packing a 7-inch touchscreen, quad-core graphics, dual-core CPU, and Android 4.1.
Swiftkey Flow Beta is now open to all, featuring "flow through space," which lets you glide down to the spacebar to create word spaces, without breaking your flow. The popular Android app allows you to type moderately lengthy emails and texts without lifting your thumb.
German electronics major Braun announced a face-lift to its B-Tab 711 entry-level 7-inch tablet, which includes a new aluminum body. It retains a fairly mainstream feature-set, but boasts about its SoC's ability to play back 4K (2160p) videos, and 5-point touchscreen.