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Posted On October 30, 2013By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News, Featured

iPad Air Reviews Roundup

Apple’s iPad Air reviews has hit the web. And from all accounts, Apple has another hit product on their hands. Here’s a roundup of some of the best reviews: Jim Dalrymple for the Loop: “From the minute I picked up the iPad Air at Apple’s event in San Francisco last week, I knew it was going to be different. Apple set expectations very high by simply using the “Air” moniker for the new iPad, giving users thoughts of a lightweight, powerful, professional device, similar to how they think of the MacBook Air. TheRead More
According to a new report from Digitimes, Google and Asustek Computer, will start shipping the second-generation Nexus 7 at the end of the second quarter. The tablet is then expected expected to hit market shelves in the third quarter. This is based on information from the ‘sometimes reliable’ supply-chain sources. Key highlights from the report include: The new tablet will feature a 7-inch low-temperature poly-silicon (LTPS) panel, produced mainly by AU Optronics (AUO). About one million units of the second-generation Nexus 7 will be shipped in May. Shipments will total around eightRead More
Google is set to Launch a New Nexus 7 this July; Could be Priced at $149 According to Reuters, Google is planning to launch a new version of their popular Nexus 7 tablet this July, according to two sources. Google Inc will launch a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet powered by Qualcomm Inc’s Snapdragon processor around July, two sources told Reuters, as the software giant pushes deeper into the cut-price mobile hardware market,  Clare Jim reports for Reuters. “Google is aiming to ship as many as eight million of the Asustek-made tablets in theRead More
Nearly 4.8 Million Nexus 7 By Google Sold In 2012 Google’s 7-inch Nexus tablet went on sales last year and was immediately hit will supply shortage. The Google Nexus 7 received very good reviews, even from die-hard Apple advocates such as MG Siegler. MG Siegler: [quote] If you’re an iOS person like myself, you obviously have to think about Apple moving into this space as well. And I think the Nexus 7 shows a few places where Apple can improve the 7-inch tablet space — namely in making a device just aRead More
  True to various rumors, Google has unveiled more new Nexus devices today on their blog. The Mountain View – based company is taken to fight to Apple and others in the Tablet space by unveiling the Nexus 10. The Nexus 10 comes with an iPad-beating 2560-by-1600 (300ppi) resolution display. WOW! Here is what Google has to say about their new Nexus 10 tablet: [quote] Nexus 10 is the ultimate tablet for watching movies or reading magazines. We wanted to build a premium entertainment device, so we partnered with Samsung to doRead More

Posted On August 12, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News, Google News

Latest Tech Deals

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Posted On August 3, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Google News

Asia Tech Roundup

Report 1 Digitime is reporting that Nvidia has been given an order for at least 3 million Tegra 3 chips for Nexus 7. The report states: Nvidia has obtained orders for at least three million Tegra 3 chips for use in Nexus 7 tablet PCs and at least 3-4 million units of the tablet will be shipped through the end of 2012, according to supply chain makers.Read More

Posted On July 22, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Google News

Defective Touchscreen has been reported on Nexus 7

Google Nexus 7 has been described as the must have 7-inch tablet, however purchasers might be in for a nasty surprise. According to reports from Geek, some Nexus 7 seems to have a defective touchscreen input. Ryan Whitwam, reports, “As Nexus 7 pre-orders start filtering out into the world, users are finally getting acquainted with Google’s 7-inch slate. There is a lot to like about the device; it’s fast, solidly built, and has great software. I should say, these things are true in most cases. Ever since my tablet showed up, I’ve been noticing someRead More

Posted On July 16, 2012By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News, Google News

NYT: Apple will be launching an iPad mini

According to a report from the New York Times, Apple will be launching an iPad mini later this year. The smaller iPad will be priced to compete with Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Google Nexus 7 tablets. The article states: Apple is developing a new tablet with a 7.85-inch screen that is likely to sell for significantly less than the latest $499 iPad, with its 9.7-inch display, according to several people with knowledge of the project who declined to be named discussing confidential plans. The product is expected to be announcedRead More
Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg, two reputable sources reported that Apple is set to launch a 7 inch (7.85 inch to be precise) iPad mini this fall. It’s speculated that the new tablet will be available intime to target the festive season. This would not be good news for Google, who has just released their Nexus 7 tablet. The last thing you want now is for Apple to competing in this category also. This will be good will be good news for those who wants and iPad but find theRead More