Tablet dream dies
Published in News
Monday, 05 November 2018 12:15

Tablet dream dies


Sales fall further

Steve Jobs’ idea that tablets would change the way we use computing has instead become the new MP3 player and the hula hoop and fast becoming consigned to the dustbin of electronics history.

Microsoft blurs line between phone and tablet
Published in PC Hardware


New patent shows Apple’s next new super cool innovation

The inventor of the modern tablet, Microsoft, is working on a a new hybrid dual-screen Microsoft Surface device that blurs the lines between phone and tablet.

Lenovo Miix 630 2-in-1 tablet now available
Published in Mobiles


Another Snapdragon 835-based Windows 10 tablet

The Lenovo MiiX 630 2-in-1 tablet has now finally become available, becoming the third Qualcomm Snapdragon 835-based Windows 10 tablet to debut.

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 in works
Published in Mobiles
Saturday, 28 April 2018 13:02

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 in works


Snapdragon 660 inside

It was rumored that Xiaomi is working on the fourth edition of its Mi Pad tabled and now XDA developers managed to score a file that confirms the existence of the new tablet.

Apple's "cheap tablet for education" campaign flounders over "right to repair"
Published in News


Schools will not like the repair bill

The outfit's ridiculous repair policy will scupper Apple's attempts to mass sell its tablets to US schools.

Huawei also unveils two premium MediaPad M5 tablets
Published in Mobiles


Coming in 8.4- and 10.8-inch sizes

Although it has left its P20 smartphone announcement for a later date, Huawei had a lot to show at MWC 2018, including the high-end MateBook X Pro notebook and the new MediaPad M5 tablets, which aim at the premium tablet market.

HP details Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 tablet
Published in AI
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 21:42

HP details Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 tablet


12.3-inch WUXGA+ screen and Snapdragon 835 SoC

HP has now officially launched the product page for its upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 powered HP Envy X2 tablet with a detachable keyboard, revealing a few more specifications.

Tablet market to rebound next year
Published in News
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 14:56

Tablet market to rebound next year


New models coming

The global tablet market is set for a rebound in 2018 as major IT players including Amazon, Huawei, Microsoft and Google all plan to launch new models in the coming year.

Exploding tablet stops a speeding bullet
Published in AI
Tuesday, 26 September 2017 12:34

Exploding tablet stops a speeding bullet


Battery problems

A Japanese bullet train had to make an emergency stop after a tablet computer apparently owned by a passenger caught fire while the train was en route to Tokyo Station, police and railway officials said.

Ancient Babylonian tablet more accurate than Apple’s
Published in AI


The game changer which disappeared from human records

A game changing Ancient Babylonian tablet runs an advanced form of trigonometry which is more accurate than the system used today – it also does not require a battery.