September, 2011

By Will765 On 30 Sep, 2011 At 01:06 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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While this app is designed with phones in mind, it does work on tablets, as I tested it on an Adamcomb V3 Adam. It will run in portrait mode only, but it does fit the screen well. So what does this do? Nothing really new or exciting, but it does provide an easy to understand [...]


By Will765 On 29 Sep, 2011 At 11:31 AM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Amazon released it’s Kindle Fire tablet on 9/28, and the most important feature it has is it’s price. Expected before it’s debut to sell for $250, instead it will retail for only $199. Amazon is able to have such a low price by keeping the hardware to a minimum. No camera, GPS, HDMI out, sd [...]


By Will765 On 28 Sep, 2011 At 04:45 PM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment
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The new Kindle Fire is up on Amazon’s site for preorders@$199. Availability is to be November 15th. The 7″ tablet has 8GB storage, a dual=core processor, and a mini-usb port. Free cloud storage for Amazon content is included, but not known is if there will be a limit to that storage. The browser is a [...]


By Macktion On 28 Sep, 2011 At 02:27 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Those rumored Amazon tablets have just been officially unveiled! And boy is it some news. Not only will they be selling a 7 inch android based tablet called Kindle Fire, akin to the Nook Color for just $199, but also they will be selling a 7 inch Touchscreen equiped Kindle for $79(!) or a 3g [...]


By Will765 On 28 Sep, 2011 At 11:54 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Adding to it’s lineup of tablets, Toshiba announced a 7 inch model, Thrive 7″. Expected to go on sale in December, the device will have the highest resolution of any 7 inch tablet at 1280×800. This is only seen on larger 10 inch screens now. According to people who have seen preproduction units, it has [...]


By Will765 On 27 Sep, 2011 At 12:38 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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It seems Motorola has been “leaking” photos of the prototype new Xoom2 at a surprising rate. Looking at being released in two sizes, 8.2 inch and 10.1 inch, the tablets have a slightly odd, angled corner.  This is the smaller one, dubbed the media version.  Both sizes have 1.2GHZ dual core processors,  dual cameras with [...]


By Will765 On 26 Sep, 2011 At 11:31 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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A report in The Digital Reader is suggesting that Barnes & Nobles may be about to jump fully into the tablet market. While rumors of a Nook Color 2 have been floating around for a while, it seems the company intends to not only replace the Nook Color with an updated version, but also debut [...]


By Macktion On 24 Sep, 2011 At 12:05 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Today, Amazon sent invitations to an event to be held this upcoming Wednesday the 28th in New York. The press conference will be held at Stage37 in Manhattan. Nothing has been confirmed yet, but it seems very likely that they will be announcing the Amazon branded tablets that we have been expectantly awaiting. There has [...]


By Will765 On 23 Sep, 2011 At 12:52 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Teamviewer is a neat app that allows complete access to your PC, Mac or Linux computer from a phone or tablet. You first need to install it on your PC- go to the website here- http://www.teamviewer.com/en/download/index.aspx for the download. Once you install the program on your pc, the next step is to get the mobile [...]


By Will765 On 22 Sep, 2011 At 12:28 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Samsung debuted it’s Series 7 700T Windows 7 tablet recently. It is notable for several features. First, the screen is 11.6 inches, with a resolution of 1366×768. Next is the processor. Instead of an Atom chip, that is usually seen in tablets, this has an I5 chip running at 1.6GHZ. Memory is 4GB, and it [...]