July, 2011

By Will765 On 26 Jul, 2011 At 02:00 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Intuit released a mobile app to allow current Quickbooks Online users free access to their accounts from any android device. You can check customer balances, create estimates and invoices, and view sales data. This makes it easy for the small-to-medium business to stay productive while out of the office. You can, for example, create and [...]


By Will765 On 26 Jul, 2011 At 11:30 AM | Categorized As Featured | With 2 Comments
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A huge collaboration was started early on the morning of 7/25, with several members of our development team, along with Toshiba Thrive owners recruited from their Toshiba Thrive forum . The object was to gain root and superuser access to the thrive tablet. Along the way, this effort included zerofeel(who initiated the idea), DJSteve, RaYmAn, Blazingwolf, [...]


By Will765 On 25 Jul, 2011 At 01:01 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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With a 10.1″, 1280×800 screen, Nvidia Tegra2 processor, and 16gb memory, the Acer Iconia A500 is similar to most other android tablets on the market. There are several features which do make this tablet stand out from it’s competitors. First is the construction. The rear of the device is made of brushed aluminum. This looks [...]


By Will765 On 25 Jul, 2011 At 11:38 AM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment
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Staples is running a promotion until 7/30/2011, offering a $100 off coupon for tablets. The HP Touchpad, Amazon Kindle, and B&N Nook are not included. Models that are available are the Motorola Xoom, Acer Iconia A500, and several 7″ tablets. A good idea is to call your local store for what they have in stock. [...]


By Will765 On 22 Jul, 2011 At 05:01 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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According to a recent report from the research firm Strategy Analytics, android tablets shipped in the 2nd quarter of 2011 were up to 4.6 million. This compares pretty well to the 9.3 million IPads shipped in the same time frame. One thing to note, however, is the term shipped-that doesn’t mean all were sold. Surprisingly, [...]


By Will765 On 22 Jul, 2011 At 11:17 AM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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This week saw a couple of roms get updates, namely Borkata’s AdamBigDroid, to V 1.1, and Roach & team’s PRIME! v1.6.  For Adam users, AdamBigDroid’s update has one very cool addition-Netflix working on a Froyo rom. It works in both landscape and portrait mode. Several icons-wifi, bluetooth, usb connect and others have been freshened up. [...]


By Bhaskar Shrestha On 22 Jul, 2011 At 02:37 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Have you ever thought how bad an app made for Froyo or Gingerbread looks in your Honeycomb tablet? Well, google has announced that developers will now be able to deploy multiple APKs for the same product, to support different versions of Android.


By udayan On 21 Jul, 2011 At 05:40 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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The Notion Ink Adam tablet was one of the most expected tablets of the year 2011. It was one of those 10 inch tablets that was packed with the dynamite – Tegra2 processor !  Notion Ink had a roller coaster ride with Adam. The release of the tablet was delayed by several months. The day [...]


By Will765 On 21 Jul, 2011 At 02:10 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Yesterday, 7/20/2011, Netflix updated their android app to support more devices. One of those is the new Lenovo Honeycomb tablets. Apparently, by enabling the app for the Lenovo tablet, it will now run on some other Honeycomb tablets. Reports are that the Xoom, Transformer, and Galaxy Tab 10.1 are capable of running the new app. [...]


By Will765 On 21 Jul, 2011 At 12:36 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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The latest figures released by Apple regarding IPad sales are, simply put, amazing. After selling 15 million last year, sales in the first quarter of 2011 were 7 million. After releasing IPad2 in March, second quarter sales were down to 5 million due to supply problems. How would any android tablet maker like to have [...]