Getac Z710 Rugged Glove Friendly Android Tablet Announced

Getac has unveiled a new addition to its range in the form of the 7-inch Getac Z710 Android tablet which the company says is the only rugged tablet built with a glove-friendly touchscreen.

The rugged Getac Z710 is equipped with a casing that allows the tablet to survive 6-foot drops and operating in temperatures from minus 20 degrees Celcius to 50 degrees C, and is is IP65 and MIL-STD-810G rated.

Getac Z710

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TVCatchup Android App Lands In Google Play Store

If you enjoy watching TV programmes you might be interested to learn that the TVCatchup Android application which has been in its beta development stage for some time has now arrived in the Google Play Store as a final release.

If you haven’t come across the TVCatchup app before its been created to provide license fee-paying UK residents to watch live online streams from the UK’s free-to-air TV channels.

TVCatchup Android App

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Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD Shipping Worldwide This Month

Huawei has today announced that their new MediaPad 10 FHD running Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system, will be arriving in stores worldwide during September 2012.

The Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD is powered by a K3v2 Cortex-A9 1.4GHz quad-core processor, which is supported by a 16-core GPU. Combined with a 6600mAh battery, that is enough to power the tablet for around 10 hours.

Huawei MediaPad 10 FHD

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Amazon Kindle Fire 2 Using Nokia Mapping Technology?

Rumours regards the new Kindle Fire are reaching boiling point ahead of the highly anticipated announcement by Amazon that is expected to introduce a new Kindle Fire 2 tablet to their range.

Now undisclosed sources close to the Kindle Fire 2 have revealed that Amazon has decided not to use Google Maps technology, but has opted to use Nokia Maps instead for their latest Kindle tablet.

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Google Getting Ready To Release 3G Nexus 7 Tablet

Google launched their first Android tablet back in June, the Google Nexus 7 which is made by Asus, and the tablet has become popular since its initial launch.

Now according to a recent report Google are working on a new version of their Android tablet, the Nexus 7 3G, and as the name suggests it will come with a 3G data connection.

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More images of Amazon Kindle Fire 2 leak

This Thursday, Amazon will be holding a press event and the subject is expected to be the sequel to the popular Amazon Kindle Fire. We can hardly wait. The original model sold out last week, according to Amazon, and took a 22% share of the tablet market.
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Lenovo IdeaTab S2110 debuts at IFA 2012

We already know most of what there is to know about the IdeaTab S2110, but Lenovo is making it official at IFA. The 10.1-inch convertible features a 1280 x 800 IPS display capable of 420 nits of brightness and runs a skinned version of Android 4.0 with Qualcomm’s dual-core 8060A CPU clocked at 1.5GHz.
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Sony Xperia Tablet S Officially Unveiled At IFA 2012

Following the leak of a number of images and specifications in the lead up to the IFA consumer electronics trade show in Berlin this week. Sony has now officially launched their new Sony Xperia Tablet S showcasing it at the event.

The Sony Xperia Tablet S is equipped with a Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor, and will come supplied running Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

Sony Xperia Tablet S

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Unreal Engine 3 Arrives On Windows 8 RT (video)

Nvidia has this week announced that their Unreal Engine 3 has now been ported to Windows 8 and Windows RT, after a joint effort between Nvidia and Epic Games.

Unreal Engine 3 which has been developed by Epic Games has currently been licensed to more than 225 game titles, including titles such as Gears of War and Infinity Blade. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action on the recently announced ASUS Vivo Tab RT.

Unreal Engine 3 Windows 8 RT

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