On the ball  car hire firms want to rent tablets
Published in Mobiles


Someone has a use for them

Car hire outfit Avis and Budget Car Rental thinks that there are people who want to hire keyboardless netbooks.

 

Nexus 9 price falling
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 May 2015 15:36

Nexus 9 price falling


Hitting a sweet spot

Google's Nexus 9 was not a bad tablet, the only problem was the $399 price tag.

Apple and IBM flog iPads to elderly Japanese
Published in Mobiles


Young dont want them any more

Apple and IBM's business partnership which was supposed to push iPads and iPhones into corporates seems to have reverted to hitting softer targets like Japanese pensioners.

Expensive tablets on the road to nowhere
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 30 April 2015 13:20

Expensive tablets on the road to nowhere


Apple sales to drop by 30 per cent

Tablet sales have flattened and buyers will no longer pay an arm or a leg for them, according to new research.

Acer working on Predator gaming tablet
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 24 April 2015 16:37

Acer working on Predator gaming tablet


Part of the new Predator gaming lineup

Acer is definitely on a roll, revealing plenty of new products, including new notebooks, desktops, tablets and monitors, but what especially caught our eye is the new Predator gaming tablet.

Dell has a new venue tablet
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 09 April 2015 12:52

Dell has a new venue tablet


Atom Z3580 processor on board

Dell has launched a new Venue 10 7000 tablet, which will be available starting May in Canada, China, and the US.

HTC plans new 8.9 inch tablet
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 27 March 2015 12:05

HTC plans new 8.9 inch tablet


1530 x 2048 pixel resolution

HTC is planning to launch a new 8.9 inch tablet at its media event next month, new rumours suggest.

MediaTek announces Cortex-A72/A53 quad-core tablet SoC
Published in Mobiles


28nm MT8173 is a big.LITTLE quad

MediaTek is definitely Qualcomm's number one competitor in the smartphone space, and the company has just announced rather interesting product for tablets as well. 

Nvidia Shield Tablet update improves battery
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 09:09

Nvidia Shield Tablet update improves battery


Software upgrade 2.2, Android 5.0.1

Nvidia has just released a 94.1MB update for the Shield Tablet, and this latest update is getting the Nvidia's software updated to 2.2. 

Shield Tablet with Tegra X1 coming soon
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 05 February 2015 11:03

Shield Tablet with Tegra X1 coming soon


By the end of March
 

It doesn’t come as a surprise that Nvidia is working on a new iteration of the Shield tablet.