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Tablet Growth Estimate Tempered, Though Still High Tablet Growth Estimate Tempered, Though Still High

A number of recent reports have highlighted just how fast the tablet market is taking off. The growth rate for the segment is predicted to be higher than for the beginning years of the smartphone industry. Now, though, some market …

Nokia Promotes Lumia 1520 Tweet On #AppleEvent Nokia Promotes Lumia 1520 Tweet On #AppleEvent

Apple has kicked off its much anticipated event, and as expected, the Twitterverse is getting into it. Nokia announced its own new product with the Lumia 1520, and is taking the opportunity to get its own product in front of …

Nokia Announces the Lumia 1520, a Lumia Tablet, and More Nokia Announces the Lumia 1520, a Lumia Tablet, and More

After months of rumors Nokia has officially unveiled its first six-inch Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the Lumia 1520. Along with the smartphone, Nokia also announced five other mobile devices, including a 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet, the Lumia 2520. The Lumia …

Retailers to Sell One-Third of Tablets This Year Retailers to Sell One-Third of Tablets This Year

Tablets are now the hottest growth commodity in the tech industry. A recent Gartner report even showed that tablet growth is largely helping to offset the decline of the PC industry and pushing continued IT growth in 2013. Now it …

IT Industry Grows in 2013, Despite PC Declines IT Industry Grows in 2013, Despite PC Declines

For over one year now, the PC market has taken a beating. Monthly and quarterly reports all show a story of the declining PC market. That doesn’t mean, however, that the entire IT industry is in trouble. The entire industry …

Gadget Lifecycles Now Average Just Three Months Gadget Lifecycles Now Average Just Three Months

As mobile devices become more a part of everyday human life, the manufacturing costs for those products have dropped significantly. The prices for mobile devices have followed accordingly, and market watchers now predict that the low-cost smartphone and tablet markets …

More Than One Third of Americans Own a Tablet More Than One Third of Americans Own a Tablet

The number of Americans who own tablets is rising – fast. According to a new report from Pew, 35% of Americans aged 16 and older own a tablet, up from 25% last year. Five years ago, only 5% of adults …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New Galaxy Note 10.1 Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New Galaxy Note 10.1
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The 10-inch tablet seems to have taken a backseat in recent years thank to the proliferation of smaller 7-inch tablets. Despite this, the 10-inch tablet moves on with great products like the Nexus 10, or in this case, the Samsung …

Twitter Launches App For Android Tablets Twitter Launches App For Android Tablets

Twitter announced today that it now has an app specifically optimized for Android tablets. “The landscape view fills your screen with Tweets, conversations, Trends, accounts to follow and more,” says senior product manager Michael Ducker. “With a single tap, Tweets …

PC Makers Betting on Convertible All-in-One Tablets/PCs PC Makers Betting on Convertible All-in-One Tablets/PCs

With tablets now taking a big bite out of traditional PC sales, PC manufacturers are looking for a way to tap into the mobile zeitgeist that is leaving them behind. According to a new DigiTimes report, those manufacturers are now …

Dell Announces New Windows 8.1, Android Tablets Dell Announces New Windows 8.1, Android Tablets

Last month, Dell shareholders approved a $25 billion buyout of the company by a group of investors led by Dell founder Michael Dell. Dell announced that he would take the company private and refocus its efforts on enterprise solutions and …

Surface Team Is Working On Multiple Tablet Sizes Surface Team Is Working On Multiple Tablet Sizes

One of the most persistent rumors regarding Microsoft’s Surface tablets is that the company would be making a 7-incher. That turned out to not be the case when the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 were revealed last week as …

Report: New Surface Tablets Won’t Help Microsoft Report: New Surface Tablets Won’t Help Microsoft

One week ago, Microsoft announced its updated Windows tablet lineup, the Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. The announcement was greeted with little fanfare, but proved that Microsoft is pushing ahead with its tablet plans, despite the failure of …

iPad Now Being Overtaken by Android Tablets iPad Now Being Overtaken by Android Tablets
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After Apple founded the modern smartphone market in 2007, it took several years for smartphones using Google’s Android operating system to collectively catch up to Apple’s smartphone shipments. Now just three years on from the release of the original iPad, …

Tablet Phone Features Could Become More Popular Tablet Phone Features Could Become More Popular

As the tablet market has grown, so the PC market has fallen. Tablets are now nearly as ubiquitous in western markets as smartphones, and sales of the devices are expect to hit record levels this holiday season. Though Apple introduced …

Tablet Panel Shipments Were Back Up in July Tablet Panel Shipments Were Back Up in July

Though tablets are still predicted to out-sell traditional PCs and notebooks this holiday season, the devices still saw declining declining shipments throughout the spring. Analysts attributed the declines to a lack of new tablet devices and the impending saturation of …

Microsoft Rumored to Ship 3 Million Surfaces Next Year Microsoft Rumored to Ship 3 Million Surfaces Next Year

Earlier this week, Microsoft unveiled its next-generation tablets, the Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. The upgraded tablets are relatively conservative improvements on Microsoft’s Surface lineup, and the company did not significantly drop the price of the tablets. DigiTimes …

Learn More About The Development Of The New Surface Tablets Learn More About The Development Of The New Surface Tablets

Yesterday, Microsoft announced the next step in its attempt to dethrone the iPad: the Surface Pro 2 and the Surface 2. The all new tablets have the same excellent hardware design as their predecessors, but Microsoft is introducing some new …

Microsoft’s Updated Surface 2 Officially Announced Microsoft’s Updated Surface 2 Officially Announced
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Though Microsoft was expected to unveil a smaller mini-tablet device at today’s Surface event, in order to compete more closely with popular tablets from Apple, Google, and Amazon. Instead, Microsoft revealed relatively conservative updates to its Surface and Surface Pro …

Microsoft Announces The Surface Pro 2, Still Costs $899 Microsoft Announces The Surface Pro 2, Still Costs $899

Earlier this year, Microsoft launched the Surface Pro – a Windows 8 Pro-powered PC shrunk into the body of a tablet. It did well enough for the company, and now it wants to improve upon it even more. At a …

Microsoft Expected to Announce Surface Mini Tablet Microsoft Expected to Announce Surface Mini Tablet
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Microsoft’s attempt at a first-party Windows 8 tablet lineup was a failure. A year on from the launch of its Surface tablets, the company took a $900 million adjustment on unsold Surface RT tablets during its fourth quarter. Significant price …