Microsoft Unveils Surface Tablets and Nifty Accessories

Microsoft, Inc. went ahead yesterday and did what everyone expected them to do, announce their own tablet. Ever since details about Microsoft’s next version of Windows, named Windows 8, were leaked last year everyone assumed that Microsoft would launch a new tablet to go along with their new touch-friendly operating system. At a last-minute press event … Read more Microsoft Unveils Surface Tablets and Nifty Accessories

More talk of new tablets from Hewlett-Packard

The tablet market hasn’t been very good to Hewlett-Packard (HP), the only time a tablet of theirs has flown off the shelves it came with a net loss of hundreds of dollars on each unit sold. No matter how slow they’ve been to get things going in the tablet space HP is still looking forward … Read more More talk of new tablets from Hewlett-Packard

Viewsonic to bring stable of tablets to Mobile World Congress 2012 [Updated: More models]

The next major trade show after the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is Mobile World Congress (MWC). Now unlike CES the MWC trade show isn’t held in Las Vegas, Nevada exclusively actually MWC is held annually in Barcelona, Spain. At MWC tech companies show off product that they intend to release in the near future or technologies that they are working on the distant future, … Read more Viewsonic to bring stable of tablets to Mobile World Congress 2012 [Updated: More models]

HP unveils a new Windows 7 tablet PC, HP Slate 2

The HP Slate 2 can be used with a stylus pen as well as a simple finger. Image: HP Hewlett-Packard (HP) is out of the consumer tablet market for the time being, but the company has unveiled a new business-minded Windows 7 tablet PC that they will launch later this month. The new 8.9-inch HP Slate 2 tablet PC … Read more HP unveils a new Windows 7 tablet PC, HP Slate 2

HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi bundles will be available at TigerDircect.com on November 4th

Retailer TigerDirect has announced that starting on November 4th at 2:30pm EST their website tigerdirect.com will have HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi bundles that throw in the tablet, a Belkin branded case (for 10.1″ tablets), a Belkin branded tablet stand, Creative Labs Bluetooth speakers, and an HP brand 16GB flash drive all for $279.99. The $280 bundle offer will be available to online … Read more HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi bundles will be available at TigerDircect.com on November 4th

Toshiba Thrive 16GB Wi-Fi Honeycomb 10″ tablet for $299, limited time sale

The clock is really ticking on the $299 10.1″ Toshiba Thrive 16GB Wi-Fi Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet. The folks at deal website Groupon.com have the tablet on special for only 16 more days (if supplies last), you can save $100 or 25% from the standard $399 MSRP the 16GB Thrive tablet carries –with retailer Beach Camera– utilizing this limited … Read more Toshiba Thrive 16GB Wi-Fi Honeycomb 10″ tablet for $299, limited time sale

Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet available for $349.99 at Best Buy

The Acer Iconia Tab A500 comes with a 10.1-inch touchscreen, a dual-core CPU, useful ports, and Android 3.0 Honeycomb for an affordable price. Image: Best Buy/ Acer As a part of this weeks specials Best Buy has dropped their price for the 10.1-inch Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet down to $349.99. The savings total $50 from … Read more Acer Iconia Tab A500 Android tablet available for $349.99 at Best Buy

Motorola XOOM: The prices nobody wanted to pay and the features that came too late

The Motorola XOOM came with a dual-core CPU, dual HD cameras, the promise of 4G LTE and it was the first Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet, but it failed. Image: Motorola In the weeks preceding the big CES 2011 trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada there was a lot of buzz surrounding a new tablet operating … Read more Motorola XOOM: The prices nobody wanted to pay and the features that came too late

Acer Iconia Tab A100 launched in Europe, the 7-inch Honeycomb tablet lives

The 7-inch Acer Iconia Tab A100 tablet has been released, finally. After being put off for months the first 7-inch Android Honeycomb tablet has hit the market. The Acer Iconia Tab A100 has joined the 10-inch Iconia Tab A500 and W500 tablets in Europe. Acer Europe has announced the release of the Android 3.2 Honeycomb powered Acer Iconia Tab A100 for Europe. In … Read more Acer Iconia Tab A100 launched in Europe, the 7-inch Honeycomb tablet lives

Acer’s Iconia Tab W500 Windows 7 hybrid tablet PC now available for $504

With all the deal news about Android and webOS tablets it’s about time for some Windows 7 tablet PC news. If you’re in search of a moderately priced Windows tablet PC the newly discounted Acer Iconia Tab W500-BZ467 might be what you need. The Acer tablet PC is being offered by online retailer ExcaliberPC for $504.00, down … Read more Acer’s Iconia Tab W500 Windows 7 hybrid tablet PC now available for $504