July, 2012

By Will765 On 30 Jul, 2012 At 11:39 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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There have been a couple of small, cheap computers coming out recently. One of the newer, and more interesting ones, is the Mini MK802. Weighing in at around 9 ounces, the tiny device is pretty much a full-fledged, basic computer. Powered by an Allwinner A10 chip running at 1Ghz, it has decent specifications. Memory 1GB [...]


By Will765 On 23 Jul, 2012 At 02:12 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Resident developer Borkata has released an alpha build of Jelly Bean for the much-maligned Notion Ink Adam.  While it currently has no audio, it does have hardware acceleration implemented.  The list of working items includes-  Wifi, Bluetooth, 3G, Sdcards (Sdcard is internal Microsd is external), PixelQi switch, GPS,  and Accelerometer.  In addition to the audio not working, neither internal nor external [...]


By Will765 On 16 Jul, 2012 At 11:46 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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The rumors surrounding both Amazon and Apple regarding future devices seem to be going in the opposite directions. Apple’s 9.7 inch iPad is the perfect size, according to the late Steve Jobs. Anything smaller would be too hard to type on, or have many icons too close together.  That seems kind of a silly stance, [...]


By Will765 On 9 Jul, 2012 At 11:52 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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Several sources suggest Amazon will be expanding it’s tablet lineup this fall. The next Kindle Fires will reportedly come in 3 flavors. The basic model will sport a 1024 x 600 screen, without any camera. The next version will have a better screen resolution of 1280 x 800, along with a camera. Finally, the top [...]


By Will765 On 2 Jul, 2012 At 11:09 AM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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In a very short time Google’s newest operating system Jelly Bean has shown up on a number of phones as unofficial roms. This is possible due to the availability of the Nexus 7 factory image, called Nakasi, which can be downloaded from the Google Developer’s page here- https://developers.google.com/android/nexus/images#nakasi  .  Although most (65%) of android devices are [...]