HP Releases webOS Community Edition For HP TouchPad

HP announced a while back that they would make their webOS software open source, and now they have released webOS Community Edition, and it is designed to be used on the HP TouchPad Tablet.

HP are working towards releasing Open webOS 1.0, which will be the first full open source version of webOS, which is designed to be used on other devices as well.

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DC Comics Arrive On Nook Color And Tablets

Barnes & Noble has today announced that DC Comics are now available on their Nook Color and Tablets, with Nook Zoom view support. Joining the already available Marvel Comic collection.

The latest Nook Zoom technology which has been created for the Nook, allows users to zoom in on single panels, and enjoy reading the comics one panel at a time rather than from full pages.

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Lenovo ThinkPad Tablets Receive Android 4.0 Update

Its been on the cards for sometime that Lenovo was going to roll out an update to its Lenovo ThinkPad Tablets, updating them to Google’s latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system.

Originally it was thought the update would arrive in May, but if you have been patiently waiting for Android 4.0 you will be pleased to learn that it started rolling out across the US this week and is now available to install.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Banned In The US After Court Ruling

Apple and Samsung have been engaged in a number of court cases around the world, last week a court in the Netherlands ordered Apple to pay Samsung damages after Apple’s iPhone and iPad were found to infringe on one of Samsung’s 3G patents.

Now it is Samsungs turn as a US court has decided to ban sales of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the US, the decision was handed down by US district judge Lucy Koh, who had the following to say about Samsung’s tablet.

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Google Asus Nexus 7 Expected To Be Announced Tomorrow

Google’s I/O developer conference starts in the US tomorrow, and we are expecting Google to announce a number of things, one of those will be the next version of Android, which is reported to be Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

The major announcement that everyone is waiting to hear about is Google’s first Android tablet, a device which we have already seen a leaked photo and some specifications of, the Google Asus Nexus 7.

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Amazon Kindle Fire 2 To Launch In July (Rumor)

We have been hearing rumors for a while that Amazon are getting ready to launch a new version of their Kindle Fire Android tablet, the Kindle Fire 2, and now according to a recent report from Cnet, Amazon is expected to launch the Kindle Fire 2 in July.

Considering that Google are expected to announced their first Android tablet later this week at their Google I/O developer conference, the Asus Nexus 7, which is aimed directly at the Amazon Kindle fire there could be some truth in the rumor.

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Acer Iconia Tab A700 Arrives In Stores

After being officially announced and made available for pre-order earlier this month, the new Acer Iconia Tab A700 is now shipping and available to purchase online from Acer’s website for around $450, in either black or silver.

To recap the Acer Iconia Tab A700 is equipped with a 10.1 screen with a 1920 x 1200 resolution and 178 degree viewing angle. Together with G-sensor, E-compass, L-sensor, and Gyro-meter.

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Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 Appears At The FCC

The Lenovo IdeaTab S2019 was announced back in April and is due to go on sale in the US some time this month, it looks like we could be getting closer to release as the device has just passed through the FCC.

As a reminder, the Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 comes with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and it features a .7 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.

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MSI Slider S20 Coming In October For $800

Some of our readers will remember the MSI Slider S20 that was announced at Computex earlier this month, according to a recent report the device may launch in October and will apparently retail between $799 and $899.

The MSI Slider S20 is a hybrid tablet and ultrabook device, it features an 11.6 inch touchscreen display and also comes with a QWERTY keyboard, it features a sliding display which converts the device between a tablet and an ultrabook.

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Asus Transformer Pad TF300 Gets 4.3.30 Update

Asus has released a new software update of their Transformer Pad TF300 tablet, the latest software update is version 4.3.30 and it brings a number of improvements to the Transformer Pad TF300 as well as some bug fixes.

The Asus Transformer Pad TF300 update brings improved camera performance, which include more colorful photos, improved auto focus and better audio white balance.

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Is This The Google Asus Nexus 7 Tablet?

We have been hearing rumors that Google will debut their first Android tablet at this weeks Google I/O developer conference, the device is apparently being made by Asus for Google, and it will come with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and now it would appear that we may actually have a photo of the device.

The guys from Gizmodo Australia managed to get their hands on a training document, which came with the following photo, and the document also had more details on the device.

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