Android 4.0 ICS Update Now Available For Archos 80, 101 G9 Tablets

If you are the proud owner of either a Archos 80 or 101 G9 tablet, you will be pleased to learn that Archos has now made available Google’s latest Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system, which is now available to download and install.

As well as the latest Android 4.0 ICS update, Archos has also rolled out a few of their very own customisation for users in the form of a custom file manager and a video player.

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Google’s Nexus Tablet, Made By Asus Coming In May (Rumor)

We recently heard a rumor that Asus may be building the first Google branded Android tablet, and now according to a recent report from Digitimes, the Google Nexus tablet could launch as soon as may of this year.

According to the report Asus and Google are working on a 7 inch Android tablet, which is aimed at taking on the Amazon Kindle Fire, and the device is expected to retail for between $199 and $249.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6 To Be Unveiled Tomorrow (Rumor)

We have been hearing rumors for a while now that Samsung would be adding another tablet to their Galaxy Tab range, the latest one is rumored to be called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6.

As the name suggests, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 11.6 is rumored to feature an 11.6 inch display, which will feature a massive 2650 x 1600 pixel resolution, which would give the device a higher resolution than Apple’s new iPad.

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CM9 Alpha For the Nook Tablet Officially Released (video)

Today CM9 Alpha has been officially released for the Nook Color, by XDA Developers. The CyanogenMod 9 alpha 0 still has a few things to be corrected such as the microphone, hw composition, hw video decoding (basically all TI ducati features are not working), Bluetooth and FM radio. But the latest release now runn smoothly on the B&N Nook Color device.

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Samsung Compares iPad 3 vs Galaxy Note 10.1

Samsung and Apple aren’t exactly the best of friends, the two companies are battling it out in multiple lawsuits around the world, yesterday Apple announced the new iPad 3 and now Samsung has sent out a comparison of the new iPad 3 vs the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

The chart below was provided by Samsung, and Samsung has designed it to point out the differences between their new Galaxy Note 10.1 and Apple’s new iPad 3.

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Amazon Launching Two New Tablets In 2012

Amazon is expected to launch two new tablets in the second half of 2012 and move away from the eBook readers of old concentrating more on tablets, reports the Digi Times website today.

According to the report on the website, Amazon is planning to launch both a 7 inch and 10 inch tablet in 2012. Which has been prompted by the strong sales of its Kindle Fire tablet, of which Amazon has sold 3.98 million.

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iPad 3 4G LTE Price Plans Revealed

Yesterday Apple announced the new iPad 3, which is Apple’s first tablet that is compatible with 4G LTE in the US, and it will be available with data plans from Verizon Wireless and AT&T in the US.

We now have some details on the 4G LTE data plans that will be available with both carriers, which you can see below, AT&T’s entry level plan will give you 250MB of data per month for $14.99, whilst Verizon’s entry level plan gives you 1GB of data for a monthly fee of $20.

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iPad 2 Will Be Sold Along With New iPad 3 for $399

Apple has just announced that they will continue to sell the iPad 2 alongside the new iPad 3, and prices of the iPad 2 will start at $399 whilst the new iPad 3 will retail for $499.

This is a smart move for Apple, as they will now be able to offer two different tablets at two different price points, and by dropping the price of the iPad 2 by $100 to $399 they will make their iPad range more accessible.

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iPad 3 To Come With 1GB Of RAM And Dual Core A5X Processor?

It just a few hours Apple will announce their third iPad tablet, which could end up being called the iPad HD, iPad 3 or something else, we have heard a number of rumors about the device over the last few weeks.

What he haven’t heard much about is what processor will power the new iPad 3, there have been a number of rumors that it will feature a quad core A6 processor, and others that the device will feature an updated dual core A5 processor called the A5X.

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Asus Transformer TF101 Android ICS Update Problems Fix In The Works

A couple of weeks ago Asus released the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for their original Transformer TF101 Android tablet, since the update was release a number of users have reported problems with their devices.

The problems encountered by owners of the Transformer TF101 tablet since they upgraded to ICS have included random reboots, and device lock ups, plus a number of other bugs, Asus has now announced that they are working on a fix for the issues.

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Blue Tiger, The First Pressure Sensitive iPad Sylus Unveiled (video)

Ten One Design, the manufacturer of iOS device cases, styluses and stands, have this week unveiled a new pressure sensitive stylus called the Blue Tiger which is a first of its kind for the iPad.

Ten One have released a video of an unfinished pre-production stylus together with its companion application being used on an iPad with great effect. Watch the new stylus in action in the demonstration after the jump.

Ten One Blue Tiger iPad Stylus

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