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

HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi Model Price Docked $100 At Costco Stores

The HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi price dropped by $100 at Costco. Image credit: All Things D If you’ve needed a reason to pay your local Costco store a visit the fact that HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi models are going for $479.99 might be enough. That version of the 9.7-inch webOS HP TouchPad tablet normally would set you … Read more HP TouchPad 32GB Wi-Fi Model Price Docked $100 At Costco Stores

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 Netherlands Confirms Eee Pad Slider Launching In September For 499 Euros

Asus Eee Pad Slider Brown Model Asus Eee Pad Slider admirers in the Netherlands won’t have to wait too much longer to get the sliding Android 3.x Honeycomb tablet from Asus. ASUS Netherlands has confirmed to tabletsmagazine.nl that the Slider will be launched late in September of this year with a retail price of 499 Euros. For that … Read more Asus Netherlands Confirms Eee Pad Slider Launching In September For 499 Euros

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

The 4G version of HP’s TouchPad tablet debuts online with a $700 price tag

The 9.7-inch HP TouchPad tablet in all its webOS 3.0 glory. Update: the page has been pulled from Amazon. In the near future AT&T Wireless will offer a 4G HSPA+ HP TouchPad on their network, but their pricing plans haven’t been revealed as yet. If you want to get a firm price you’ll need to turn elsewhere, like Amazon.com where a … Read more The 4G version of HP’s TouchPad tablet debuts online with a $700 price tag

ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Should Be Easier To Get Soon, ASUSTek Affirms

Been looking for the $399 ASUS Eee Pad Transformer? Well the company that makes the tablet ASUSTek has been having some difficulties getting enough units made too meet demand but that is about to change in coming weeks. ASUSTek has confirmed today they are actively ramping-up production on the 10.1-inch ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Android 3.0 tablet to meet … Read more ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Should Be Easier To Get Soon, ASUSTek Affirms

Acer Postpones Launch For 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablet

If you have been waiting for someone to release a 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablet your only known hope Acer has just postponed launch of their model. The Acer ICIONA Tab A100 was supposed to be on the market by now or at least be coming this month if not the next, but Acer has postponed launch of the … Read more Acer Postpones Launch For 7-inch Android 3.0 Honeycomb Tablet

RIM Is Launching The BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet In The UK Next Month

Starting June 16th the 7-inch BlackBerry PlayBook tablet will be available for purchase in the United Kingdom (UK). The launch on the 16th will be for the Wi-Fi only models, which include a 16GB model (£399), a 32GB model (£479.99), and a 64GB model for (£560). At this time only two partnering retailers in the UK are taking pre-orders for … Read more RIM Is Launching The BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet In The UK Next Month