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Gateway “Iconia” Tablet

cer subsidiary Packard Bell has already received its own rebranded version of the Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet, so clearly its Gateway’s turn now. After all, Gateway is own by Acer too, right? The folks at Unwired View spotted a … Continue reading

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HTC 10 inch tablet “Puccini”

HTC is the well known (smart)phone maker will propose the HTC Flyer (7 inch) under Android by the end of this month. It seems that HTC plans to issue 10 inch tablet : the Puccini (source Pocketnow) This new model will … Continue reading

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Toshiba tablet gets a name

> > Toshiba has been showing off a 10 inch Android tablet since January, but while we’ve known almost everything there is to know about the tablet for months, two things have remained a mystery: the name and the price. … Continue reading

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Intel will support Android 3 on its tablets

Paul Otellini, Intel CEO, has confirmed that the company is working to support Android 3.0 Google Honeycomb to mobile devices with x86 CPUs. Android V3 is Google’s first attempt for an operating system running on tablets, whereas Android 2.x is … Continue reading

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Galaxy Tab Samsung WiFi tablet now available for $350

A WiFi-only version of the Galaxy Tab from Samsung is available, as expected, in the US for about $350. The tablet has the same processor (1 GHz Samsung Hummingbird) and 1024 x 600 pixel (7 inch) display as the 3G … Continue reading

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Toshiba Android Tablet

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 isn’t the only Android tablet headed to Best Buy stores in the near future. The company has also put up a “coming soon” page for the Toshiba Tablet. For some reason the company hasn’t been … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy Ace

Here is the brand new Samsung Galaxy S Mini : the “Ace”. It is also known as Samsung S5830 and is a tiny cute thing with a home button in the center, a back button on the right, a menu … Continue reading

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Motorola Xoom nonconformist !

After a teaser showing the contradiction between the historical image of Apple and its dominant position in the market for touch pads (iPad), one can only expect a more caustic advertising from Motorola. It should be posted shortly in the … Continue reading

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Android Honeycomb : not for smartphones !

It is now official, Android 3.0, aka Honeycomb, is not designed for smartphones but for tablets only. It is through the voice of the spokesman for Google we learned that the declination of the Android OS 3.0 would intended solely … Continue reading

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Android : next step is to facilitate in app purchases

The event at Google headquarters (in Mountain View) was an opportunity to officialize the system of “In-App Purchase” Android. Chris Yerga, head of engineering at Google, has made some demonstrations: the system allows the sale of virtual goods (by others) … Continue reading

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