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By Will765 On 8 Sep, 2014 At 01:21 PM | Categorized As News | With 2 Comments
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Winbook has released 2 Windows tablets, the 8″ TW801, and the 10.1″ TW100. Both tablets use the Intel Z3735D CPU, have 32GB storage, 2GB ram, and 1280 x 800 screens. Nothing to set them apart from other tablets, until you learn the price. Microcenter has the TW801 for sale at $139.  The TW100 is priced [...]


By Will765 On 8 Aug, 2014 At 01:58 PM | Categorized As Device Reviews, News | With 2 Comments
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There are a few different Memo pads, an HD, and another older model from last year, this is the newest Intel BayTrail version.  Well, first to get the technical stuff out of the way- Asus ME176CX 7″ Tablet 16GB Intel Atom Quad Core: Technical Specifications: 1.33GHz Intel Atom Baytrail Quad-Core processor 1GB DDR3 of system [...]


By Will765 On 31 Jul, 2014 At 12:06 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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After several years of tremendous growth, the market for tablets has finally begun to slow down.  The sales growth in the second quarter of 2013 over the same time in 2012 was an amazing 60 percent.  The second quarter of 2014 compared to 2013 is “only” 11 percent.  This led Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly [...]


By Will765 On 15 Jul, 2014 At 02:12 PM | Categorized As News | With 1 Comment
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At the Microsoft Partners Conference in Washington DC, the COO Kevin Turner made a surprising statement about Windows tablets. According to him, there will be Windows tablets available by the end of this year, selling for less than $99.  While there weren’t any details given, this would be almost certainly on a smaller, 7 or [...]


By Will765 On 26 Jun, 2014 At 01:10 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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At this year’s Google I/O developer’s conference, the newest android version was unveiled. At this tine it is just called “L”, whatever the final dessert/sweet name is TBD.  One of the biggest changes is the fact Google is distributing a developer preview of the new os,  so it is possible you can get the L [...]


By Will765 On 16 Jun, 2014 At 07:05 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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There are many times when I wish I could have both android and Windows 8 on a tablet. Although several devices have been announced previously, none have made it to market. Now, a Kickstarter project looks to bring android to a number of Windows devices. Check out the website -http://consoleos.com/ This is a very cool [...]


By Will765 On 11 Jun, 2014 At 02:46 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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One of the more popular keyboards available on android is now free, with it’s latest update. Swiftkey has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times, and is very well rated by users. For those who haven’t tried it, basically you swipe your finger around the keyboard, pausing at letters, and the app uses predictive technology to suggest [...]


By Will765 On 2 Jun, 2014 At 01:42 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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You really have to applaud ASUS for thinking outside the box with their latest device shown at Computex. The Transformer Book V is a hybrid device in several ways.  First, it has the ability to run Windows 8.1 and android 4.4, Kitkat.  If that’s not enough to pique your interest, it also has five modes [...]


By Will765 On 1 May, 2014 At 03:07 PM | Categorized As Device Reviews, News | With 2 Comments
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Getting down to owning only three tablets-Asus Vivotab Smart, Amazon HDX 8.9″, and a rarely used Barnes & Nobles HD+ 8.9″, I was feeling the urge to purchase a new device. However, the tablets I already owned pretty much covered everything I needed a tablet to do.  When I saw the JXD S7800b for a [...]


By Will765 On 16 Apr, 2014 At 01:26 PM | Categorized As News | With 0 Comments
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As if Amazon didn’t already have enough items to sell, it appears they will be adding an Amazon branded smartphone to the mix.  The mobile news website BGR has had sources confirm what so far had been rumors.  The high-end smartphone’s most innovative feature is supposed to be a 3D screen.  Using 4 front-facing cameras(in [...]