Acer’s Founder Not Confident In Long-term Success of Tablets

Acer founder Stan Shih with a convertible tablet PC Ever since tablets started to get hot back in late 2010, thanks mainly to the Apple iPad, there has been a vocal group of tech industry executives/pundits/fans that have said tablets are nothing but a fad that will pass. Acer founder Stan Shih believes the same thing. … Read more Acer’s Founder Not Confident In Long-term Success of Tablets

Staples Offering HP TouchPad’s For As Low As $299 For The Weekend

The 9.7-inch HP TouchPad is a capable tablet and now it’s very affordable. Staples stores are having a big sale this weekend and you could be on the receiving end of a $299 HP TouchPad 16GB Wi-Fi or a $399 32GB Wi-Fi model if you beat the 8/7/2011 deadline. These discounts, which amount to $200 … Read more Staples Offering HP TouchPad’s For As Low As $299 For The Weekend

Sharp Introduces Their First Android 3.2 Tablet, It’s 7-inches

The 7-inch Sharp Galapagos A01SH Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet. Click to enlarge. Japan has had its first Android 3.2 tablet introduced, Sharp’s Galapagos A01SH. The new Galapagos tablet comes in at 7-inches making it a great candidate for the new Android 3.2 OS that’s optimized for smaller tablets. Sharp states that the new Galapagos will be shipping to the … Read more Sharp Introduces Their First Android 3.2 Tablet, It’s 7-inches

Intimate Details For Sony’s Android Tablets Leaked

Sony S1 and S2 Tablets unveiled. Image credit: Notebook Italia Sony is going to launch two tablets later this year, that’s been established, however the more precise details surround the impending tablets are still milling. To fill some of the missing blanks a new anonymous tipster has reached out to online tech news site CNET. The … Read more Intimate Details For Sony’s Android Tablets Leaked

Lenovo’s Upcoming Windows 7 Tablet PC To Cost $599?

Lenovo IdeaPad P1 10.1-inch tablet PC Chinese computer maker Lenovo recently unveiled three new tablets they would be launching in the U.S. and other major markets this year. The three included one Windows 7 tablet PC and two Google Android Honeycomb tablets. For the Windows side the lone tablet PC was the 10.1-inch Lenovo IdeaPad P1. As for … Read more Lenovo’s Upcoming Windows 7 Tablet PC To Cost $599?

Asus Has Begun Shipping A New Windows 7 Tablet PC In Europe

Asus Eee Slate B121 tablet PC with wireless keyboard and stylus Asus has quietly added a new Windows tablet PC model, for Europe at least. The Asus Eee Slate B121 is what we can consider a business edition of the original Asus Eee Slate EP121 that’s already available. We can consider it the business edition because the B121 is … Read more Asus Has Begun Shipping A New Windows 7 Tablet PC In Europe

Archos Intros The Fastest Tablets Yet With 1.5 GHz Dual-Core Processors

Archos has upped the ante today with the unveiling of their new G9 tablets, the 8-inch ARCHOS 80 G9 and 10-inch ARCHOS 101 G9. The new ARCHOS G9 tablets feature the industries fastest processing chip, the 1.5 GHz TI OMAP4460 dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 SoC, and the largest capacity storage drives, the 250GB 7mm Seagate Momentus … Read more Archos Intros The Fastest Tablets Yet With 1.5 GHz Dual-Core Processors

Apple’s iPad App Treasure Chest Their Most Valuable Commodity For Tablets

Looking for reasons why people buy this a certain product over dozens of other options will forever be on the minds of analysts (market watchers). Trying to figure out why millions of people are buying the Apple iPad is just the latest question. Some say people are buying iPad’s over other tablets because it is a status … Read more Apple’s iPad App Treasure Chest Their Most Valuable Commodity For Tablets

LG Optimus Pad Android 3.0 Tablet Canada Bound This Month With Big Price Tag

Finding a cheap Google Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet in Canada is difficult and LG Electronics and their 8.9-inch Optimus Pad aren’t going to help either. The 3D inclusive Wi-Fi + 3G LG Optimus Pad is being released in Canada at Rogers telecom on May 17th, 2011 with a start price of $449.99. The $449.99 price and more … Read more LG Optimus Pad Android 3.0 Tablet Canada Bound This Month With Big Price Tag

Almost Everyone Who Wants A Tablet Wants An Apple iPad, Survey Shows

The popularity of the Apple iPad is undeniable and a new survey has shown that a large majority of potential tablet buyers want an iPad. Firstly the survey being cited was done by researchers at ChangeWave and they surveyed 3,091 consumers on tablet demand and buying trends including customer satisfaction, tablet cannibalization of other electronic … Read more Almost Everyone Who Wants A Tablet Wants An Apple iPad, Survey Shows