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Google Talks Holiday Shopping Trends Businesses Need To Be Aware Of Google Talks Holiday Shopping Trends Businesses Need To Be Aware Of
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Consumers intend to spend more on holiday shopping this year than they did last year, according to new research from Google. Do you expect to see better holiday sales than last year? Let us know in the comments. “We expect …

Acer Announces $230 Price For Its 7-Inch Android Tablet Acer Announces $230 Price For Its 7-Inch Android Tablet

Acer this week announced its new 7-inch tablet at a slightly higher price point than both Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD and the Google-branded Nexus 7 tablet. The new Iconia Tab A110 will launch on October 30 and will cost $230. …

Microsoft Details The Surface Design Process Microsoft Details The Surface Design Process

By all accounts, Microsoft’s new Surface tablet is doing incredibly well. The $499 model has already sold out, and the others are probably not far behind. Let’s look beyond the hype though. Let’s check out how Microsoft went about actually …

Amazon Announces Whispercast For Kindle Amazon Announces Whispercast For Kindle

Schools and businesses are increasingly turning to tablets and e-readers to help disseminate information among students and employees. Amazon has one of the more popular e-readers with the Kindle. Bring these two instances together and you have Whispercast. Amazon announced …

$99 Google Nexus Tablet Still Rumored For This Fall $99 Google Nexus Tablet Still Rumored For This Fall
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The rumors of a $99 Nexus tablet sound almost too good to be true. Such a device would undoubtedly prove to be popular, as the $199 Nexus 7 has already become a force in the mini-tablet market. Today, DigiTimes fuled …

ASUS Announces the PadFone 2 Tablet/Smartphone Hybrid ASUS Announces the PadFone 2 Tablet/Smartphone Hybrid
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ASUS has always been a bit experimental with its products. The company had a prototype dock-able tablet/laptop hybrid long before Windows 8 was announced. Today ASUS announced the PadFone 2, an Android tablet that has a slot to dock a …

Microsoft Surface Price Leaked: $499 For Basic Model Microsoft Surface Price Leaked: $499 For Basic Model
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We got our first look at the ad campaign for the Microsoft Surface this morning. It was a fine ad, but it still didn’t answer the most pressing question that’s been around since the Surface was first announced – the …

Microsoft’s Surface Is Defined By Synchronized Dance Routines Microsoft’s Surface Is Defined By Synchronized Dance Routines

Much of Microsoft’s tablet is still a mystery. We still don’t have a price even though the tablet is set to debut in just a few weeks on October 26. At least Microsoft was nice enough to reveal the first …

iPad Mini Announcement Coming October 23 [RUMOR] iPad Mini Announcement Coming October 23 [RUMOR]
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Last week, rumors held that Apple would be sending out invitations to the iPad Mini announcement event on October 10. That date has come and passed with no word from Apple. So, the Apple rumor mill has kicked into action …

Analysts Predict PC Shipments To Fall For First Time Since 2001 Analysts Predict PC Shipments To Fall For First Time Since 2001
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How long ago did you buy a PC? Are you planning on picking one up anytime soon? If not, you’re probably joining the growing number of people who are moving to mobile devices instead of upgrading that old Windows XP …

iPad Mini Not Particularly Desired, Shows Survey iPad Mini Not Particularly Desired, Shows Survey
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New survey data released from TechBargains shows that the iPad Mini might not be as big of a hit as some analysts have predicted. According to the survey, only 18% of survey respondents planned to purchase the iPad Mini, which …

Leaked Windows 8 Ads Focus On Tablets And Apps Leaked Windows 8 Ads Focus On Tablets And Apps

The countdown to Windows 8 continues as the Microsoft faithful wait for the release of the new operating system on October 26. Microsoft has been playing it rather low key in the few weeks leading up to launch, but there …

Google Is Working With Samsung On A 10-Inch Tablet [Rumor] Google Is Working With Samsung On A 10-Inch Tablet [Rumor]
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There were rumors back in June that Google was preparing to launch a 10-inch version of its Nexus 7 tablet. There was little info at the time beyond the size of the display. Thanks to an analyst with NPD, we …

Google Releases Tablet App Quality Checklist Google Releases Tablet App Quality Checklist

Now that the Nexus 7 has been deemed a success, Android app developers are taking a new look at porting over their smartphone applications for the tablet market. To help make sure things look right on the Nexus 7′s sexy …

iPad Mini Rumor: Apple Has Ordered 10 Million Units For The Holiday Season iPad Mini Rumor: Apple Has Ordered 10 Million Units For The Holiday Season
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Are you excited for the iPad Mini? A survey from last month suggests that you are. Apple thinks you’ll be excited for it as well. The company has reportedly taken out a massive order of iPad Minis just in time …

Sony Issues Recall Of New Xperia Tablet After Defect Was Found Sony Issues Recall Of New Xperia Tablet After Defect Was Found

Sony has been pushing for a slice of the tablet market since the launch of its first tablets earlier this year. The company’s latest tablet, the Xperia Tablet S, launched in September to minimal fanfare. The tablet did manage to …

Microsoft Hosting Launch Party For Windows 8, Surface On October 25 Microsoft Hosting Launch Party For Windows 8, Surface On October 25
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For something that’s launching in less than a month, we still know next to nothing about Microsoft’s Surface tablet. We know that it will come in two flavors with the Windows RT ARM-processor based tablet launching alongside Windows 8, and …

22% of U.S. Adults Own a Tablet Device 22% of U.S. Adults Own a Tablet Device

The iPad ushered in the new age of tablet computing in the spring of 2010. In the two-and-a-half years since, the market for tablets has exploded, as if people were just waiting for such a device to offered. There are …

iPad Mini Event Invitations Due October 10th [RUMOR] iPad Mini Event Invitations Due October 10th [RUMOR]

They’re coming. We know they’re coming, and we know most of the details, yet Apple continues to tease us with their tight-lipped policy about commenting on leaks. As if Apple’s success hasn’t turned a quarter of the tech press into …

HP Announces ElitePad 900 Tablet HP Announces ElitePad 900 Tablet
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HP is certainly looking to have a large presence in stores this holiday season. In August, the company announced a large lineup of Windows 8 hybrid PCs and Ultrabooks. Last month, HP unveiled its upcoming Windows 8 “sleekbooks.” This week, …

Apple iPad Accounts For 98% of Tablet Web Browsing, Report Says Apple iPad Accounts For 98% of Tablet Web Browsing, Report Says

As popular as Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablets are, it seems that customers who use the tablets are not often using them to browse the web. Onswipe, a company that specializes in creating touch-screen experiences for the web, today released the …