Tablet

  • Apple’s iPad worldwide tablet market-share is dropping

    Apple’s game-changing tablet has sunk to its lowest share of the worldwide tablet market since its inception in 1Q of 2013. Research firm IDC announced today that is preliminary estimates show Apple slowly sliding down the market share as other vendors gain traction, in particular – Samsung. Apple’s market-share for this quarter sat...
  • Blackberry’s CEO doubts tablets

    His company isn’t going all too flash and the tablet market is soaring. I guess it makes sense when you hear that Blackberry’s CEO  Thorsten Heins thinks that no one will be using tablets in 5 years time. In an interview with Bloomberg, Heins said that “In five years I don’t...
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    Lenovo parades the ThinkPad Helix at CES.

    The Consumer Electronics Show always provides device manufacturers with an avenue to excite and fascinate current and potential customers, and this year Lenovo appear to have brought their A-game with their latest addition to the Tablet/Notebook hybrid space: The ThinkPad Helix. At first glance, the ThinkPad Helix certainly appears...
  • Apple is planning to supersede the iPad Mini, already.

    Amid rumours and speculation surrounding Apple ‘s October 23rd Media Event, The iPad Mini was unveiled to the world. Now, it appears as though a second iteration is already in the works. A report from SlashGear details that AU Optronics, one of the bodies which supplies Apple with panels...
  • Microsoft are building a gaming tablet…?

    Reports straight out of The Verge, who have elected not to disclose sources relating to this matter, are detailing (and practically confirming) that Microsoft is ready to begin building its own gaming tablet. Simply stating that “multiple sources familiar with plans” have been in contact with them, the report...
  • Australian Surface price and availability

    While you were fast asleep at 3am this morning, Microsoft released new details about the Surface. Not only did we get information on the Australian availability and pricing, but also announced was a limited number of pre-orders. Those who want to learn more about Surface with Windows RT or...
  • Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 is rocking ICS and 10hr battery life

    The Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 has been officially announced via the companies YouTube channel. The carbon-coloured unibody 9.7” tablet is just 8.9mm thin and is rocking Ice Cream Sandwich, something most Android smartphones are still incapable of. The promo video also runs down the spec sheet to reveal a 1024...
  • Australia’s first 4G tablet announced, Galaxy Tab 8.9” 4G

    Samsung have just announced the first 4G enabled tablet for Australia. Running on Telstra’s 4G network, its name is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9” 4G. The sub-10” display runs a 1280×800 resolution but unfortunately those pixels will be filled with Android 3.2. Telstra’s 4G network is currently is only...
  • HP building Windows 8 tablets.. we’re heard this before..

    Remember a few years back when Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer stood on stage and held up a HP tablet that was going to compete with the iPad? Do then you’d also remember that HP’s tablet offerings completely failed. While last time it was a Windows 7-based tablet, this time...
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