With a little over a week to go until Google’s October 4th event, where several new pieces of hardware including the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, are expected to be revealed, software is getting a bit of a bump as well. The frenzy started when word surfaced that a new project called Andromeda may be announced, representing the effective merger of Android and ChromeOS into a new operating system. Now sources are trying to connect dots and think the new Andromeda could land on a rumored “Nexus” tablet believed to be incoming from Huawei. Read more
Amazon launched a new tablet in their Fire HD line today. The Fire HD 8 comes with an 8-inch display, although at only 1280 x 800 resolution, it barely seems to qualify for the “HD” moniker in the name. For those interested in an Amazon tablet, something impressive will be available as Amazon brings their Alexa voice assistant technology to the tablet form factor. Read more
It’s going to be a busy time for Google when the company announces its next wave of hardware in October, especially if today’s piece of information from Evan Blass turns out to be true.
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Although they aren’t popular with many people, Lenovo isn’t giving up on its Android tablets. The latest device, the Yoga Tab 3 Plus, debuted during the company’s IFA 2016 event tonight in Berlin. Like its predecessors, this versatile tablet is built primarily for multimedia consumption.
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The brand new ASUS ZenPad 3S 10 is a mouthful to say, but it looks like one of the best tablets the company has ever released. Considering ASUS was the manufacturer of the original Nexus 7, that’s saying something. Read more
IFA 2016 is quickly approaching and reports are coming out stating that Lenovo will introduce at least one refreshed tablet: the Yoga Tab 3 Plus 10.
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The NVIDIA SHIELD K1 was a solid gaming tablet that could stand steady with its cheap $199 price tag. Considering it was the second tablet in the lineup, and NVIDIA enjoys other products in their SHIELD lineup, it would only make sense to keep expanding the line. There was an FCC filing for a new NVIDIA tablet that suggested a new tablet was on the way, but that might not be the case. Read more
Because there just isn’t enough demand for them, Dell is discontinuing all of its Android-based devices. The company quietly said on Thursday that its Venue line of Android tablets and the Wyse Cloud Connect have both been pulled from its site.
Christopher Grewe is the founder and CEO of a new company called American Prison Data Systems, and he’s attempting to tackle one of the biggest problems the United States prison system faces. With one of the highest incarceration rates in the world, the US has tons of criminals in prison, which is why Grewe wants to do something to make prison a little more constructive in the hopes of reforming prisoners instead of turning them into lifelong criminals. Read more
Update (6/7/16): Evan Blass cleared the air on Monday and said that the “mystery” was solved. The leaked image is showing the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1, not the Galaxy Tab S3.