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Xbox Smartglass For Android Now Supports 7-Inch Tablets

The latest update for the Xbox Smartglass app for Android now makes it compatible with 7-inch tablets. The Xbox Smartglass app for Android was released last month, but it was only capable of working on smartphones, which proved to be quite a disappointment to tablet users. There was a workaround created where users could sideload the Smartglass app to… Read more

Barnes And Noble Announces Second Quarter Results, Nook Sales Doubled Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Taking a page right out of the Amazon playbook, Barnes and Noble announced their second quarter fiscal results this morning along with a choice quote on Nook sales over Thanksgiving weekend. In its press release, Barns and Noble highlights that Nook sales “doubled over the four-day Black Friday weekend, across all channels, based on information… Read more

Deal Alert: Asus Transformer Pad 10.1″ Tablet with Keyboard $299 on Woot

We know there are probably plenty of deals heading your way during this time of year, but if you’re in the market for a 10″ tablet you’ve an early deal to think about. Over at today’s woot is a refurbished Asus TF300T Transformer Pad 10.1″ 16GB Tablet with Mobile Dock Keyboard for $299.  You may be able to find this tablet model elsewhere for… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Receives Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean

Samsung’s premier tablet, the Galaxy Note 10.1, looks like it will finally be receiving Android’s newest OS upgrade Jelly Bean. The Galaxy Note 10.1, the big brother to the Galaxy Note smartphone, launched earlier this year with Ice Cream Sandwich. Samsung though had promised a Jelly Bean update and the Korean manufacturer has kept their word with an… Read more

Apple Tablet Market Share Drops As Overall Tablet Sales Increase

While Samsung may have the edge in smartphone sales, when it comes to tablets, Apple has dominated since the release of the original iPad. However, the newest third quarter results from the IDC suggests Apple’s iPad market share was responsible for just over half of the 27.8 million shipments worldwide. The IDC attributes part of Apple’s slight drop off… Read more

Samsung Prepping Smaller Version Of Galaxy Note Tablet?

According to some intel spotted by the boys from SamMobile, Samsung is prepping to introduce a new Galaxy Note tablet somewhere in the 7″-9″ range. The DNLA certification services highlights two models, the Samsung GT-N5100, and GT-5110. SamMobile reports that the tablet might launch with the same processor that powers the Galaxy S… Read more

Nexus 7 32GB Tablet Purchased For $269 At Canadian Best Buy

The Nexus news train shows no signs of slowing down as yet another confirmation of a Nexus 7 32GB variant appear thanks to a Canadian Best Buy. A 9to5Google reader stopped into his local Best Buy in Calgary, Canada and as the images show, walked out with a 32GB model of the Nexus 7 for just $269. The product label shows several references to the… Read more

Sprint Set To Launch New No-Contract Data Plans For LTE Tablets

While this can no doubt be attributed to the announcement of the new iPads, the nation’s third largest carrier is planning to shift up its tablet data plans. They’ve decided that while they may not have the best coverage, it’s not going to stop them from pulling in more customers. Sprint will now be offering more data for a better price, with plans that… Read more