“Is that an iPad?”
The question echoes through the room as a curious passerby inquires about the black slate resting on the table.
“Oh, no, this is an Android tablet. I think it’s made by Google or something? Maybe Samsung?”
With a glut of near-doppelgangers filling the tablet market, the need for innovation has never ... Read More »
Barnes and Noble started off with its Nook tablet line with a heavily skinned version of Android. Since then, the company has dropped that effort and optioned to put the Nook brand on other company’s tablets, like from Samsung.
But it looks like Barnes & Noble may be going back to its old ways with ... Read More »
Samsung has a new tablet coming to the United States soon. It’s called the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 and it offers a 10.1-inch display that is 1.7 times denser than its predecessor, which should make it easier to read for extended periods of time. That display packs a 1920×1200 resolution, and Samsung included a ... Read More »
Sprint has announced a new plan to add to its repertoire. The latest offering is an unlimited data plan exclusively for tablets, priced at $20/month. The plan does include a few caveats, though.
To enroll in the plan, users must already have at least one active phone line on their Sprint account, and they must ... Read More »
Amazon is continuing to branch out from its retailer roots as it creates more of its own hardware. The new Fire HD 8 tablet is another example of that, pairing an affordable price with Alexa, Amazon’s voice assistant software that has previously been native only to the Read More »
Up to this point, 7-inch tablets appeared to have dropped off the Google radar considering it’s been three years since the company launched the Nexus 7. There’s been the Nexus 9 and Nexus 10, and even the Pixel C, but anyone who has been waiting for a new 7-inch tablet has been left to do ... Read More »
When the iPad was introduced, it launched a wave of frenzy in the tablet market. Consumers began scrambling for tablets, while manufacturers that were caught off-guard worked to catch up. During that period, a whole host of hardware and software concepts were launched, giving us some unique devices as well as a great deal of ... Read More »
Dell isn’t a name you hear often when it comes to Android devices, but the company has built quite a few devices over the years. The Venue line of tablets has always been interesting but unsuccessful, so it’s no surprise that Dell announced it is discontinuing its line of Android tablets.
The company’s move to discontinue its ... Read More »
Wireless carriers love to offer tablets, as they’re an accessory that doesn’t necessarily need carrier support but can be a great money spinner if customers choose to purchase a tablet from a carrier. The latest tablet to be offered by a carrier is the ASUS ZenPad Z8, which is now available from Verizon. ... Read More »
LG has never made much of an impression on the tablet market. While the company may take risks with its smartphones, it plays it very safe with its tablets, and LG has just announced another tablet that carries this same trend onward. LG’s G Pad III 8.0 is a standard, normal and ultimately uninteresting 8-inch tablet. Let’s ... Read More »