Samsung teases transforming Windows 8 tablet/laptop

For awhile there it looked like Asus might be the only company that’s embracing the transforming tablet/laptop idea, but now it looks like Samsung may be jumping into the market. Samsung isn’t going with an Android device, this will be a Windows 8 device, at least that’s what it looks like in this video.
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Amazon to introduce new Amazon Kindle Fire on September 6th?

We’ve heard all of the rumors about Amazon introducing a sequel to the insanely popular Amazon Kindle Fire tablet. With a 7 inch screen and a low price of $199, Amazon started a new category of such tablets. Apple is also expected to throw their hat (tablet) into the 7 inch ring as early as next month, with a 7.85 incher. So now is a good time for Amazon to introduce this rumored sequel.
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Archos Gen10 XS Android Tablet Range Unveiled

Archos has today unveiled a new line of Android tablets in the form of the Archos Gen10 XS, which consists of three tablets the Archos 97 XS, Archos 80 XS and Archos 101XS.

The Archos 101XS is set to be officially launched in November and will be available to purchase for around $400. The other two Android tablets in the range will launch late in 2012 but no specific date has been announced by Archos as yet.


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Rogers Acer Iconia Tab A501 Receives Android 4.0 ICS Update

This week Acer has rolled out a new updated to its Iconia Tab A501 tablet which finally brings with it Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

Originally the Android 4.0 update for the Iconia Tab A501 was first mentioned by Acer back in November of last year, but Acer has now finally started rolling out Android 4.0 as an Over The Air (OTA) update, to owners who bought their tablets at Rogers in Canada.

Acer Iconia Tab A501

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Toshiba Excite 10 Prices Slashed 16GB Now $300, 64GB For $350

Toshiba has this week slashed the prices of its Toshiba Excite 10 tablets reducing the price of the Toshiba Excite 10 16GB version down to just $300 from $449, with the 64GB version now reduced to $350, for a limited time.

Toshiba launched their new Toshiba Excite 10 worldwide around four months ago, but the higher price for the tablet may have hindered its sales, especially now with Google’s Nexus 7 tablet available for under $200.

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Barnes & Noble NOOK E-Reader Soon Arriving In The UK

Barnes & Noble has today issued a press release unveiling that their range of NOOK e-Readers will be arriving in the UK sometime during the Autumn 2012.

The NOOK e-reader range will be made available to UK residents through a new website and store at, and the arrival of the NOOK in the UK, marks the first time Barnes & Noble have launched their e-reader internationally.

Nook Color

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iFixit Dismantles Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet

iFixit have been busy once again with their toolkit and have this week taken their screwdrivers to the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 which was launched last week.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is equipped with a Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 1.4 GHz processor with integrated 3D graphics, together with Atmel mXT1664S touchscreen controller and Wolfson Audio WM1811AE audio codec, to name just a few things discovered by iFixit.

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Teardown

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Yet To Be Announced Asus TF500T Tablet Appears At The FCC

It looks like Asus may have a new tablet to add to its Transformer range of tablets, as a new device has appeared at the FCC, the Asus TF500T, which is not something we have heard about previously.

There really are not many details with the FCC listing of the device, but it looks to be some sort of tablet, and going on the model name we suspect its will join the Asus TF201, TF300 and TF700 in their transformer line up.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 In Action (Video)

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 went on sale in the US yesterday, and now Samsung has released a hands on video of the device and we get to see some of the features on the new Galaxy Note 10.1.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 features Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and the device features a quad core 1.4GHz Samsung Exynos processor and 2GB of RAM.

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New Amazon Kindle Fire Tablet Appears At The FCC (Rumor)

We have been hearing rumors about Amazon’s next generation Kindle Fire tablet for a while now, and according to a recent report by the Digital Reader, Amazon’s new Kindle Fire tablet has turned up at the FCC.

The device which appeared at the FCC is listed under a different company than Amazon, although it apparently has links to Amazon’s previous FCC submissions, which gives the impression that the device at the FCC belongs to Amazon.

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