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Acer reveals sub-$200 7-inch quad-core Iconia Tab A110

There is a lot of great news coming out of Computex this week! and here is another! a $200 quad core Android tablet…Later this year….Hmmmmm One thing these manufacturers should do is announce it then release it within weeks! otherwise by the time it hits the shelf some other product has the limelight. Via The Verge Acer reveals sub-$200 7-inch quad-core Iconia Tab…

Acer, Asus and Toshiba unveil Windows 8 tablets

All I can say is that the Ultrabook market is going to be a bonanza this holiday with Windows 8 charging ahead!       Via Cnet             http://news.cnet.com/8301-1001_3-57446809-92/computex-roundup-of-hottest-windows-8-devices/ http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-3121_7-57447183-220/toshiba-shows-off-windows-8-prototypes-at-computex/

Verizon Motorola Xoom gets Ice Cream Sandwich on June 4th

Hooray for Verizon Motorola Xoom owners as Verizon has just announced the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade to the Motorola Xoom 3G/4G models.         Via Verizon     Earlier this year, the Galaxy Nexus became the first smartphone to feature the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Starting June 4, the Motorola XOOM will be the first Verizon Wireless tablet to…

BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 beta coming within a couple days

Good news for Playbook fans I’ll have a review unit soon to see how the updates improve the tablet. Via MobileSyrup RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook took it’s time getting updated to OS 2.0, months actually. There’s over a million PlayBook sold and this was a big update as it brought native contacts, calendar and email to the tablet. According to Michael Clewley, PlayBook…

Apple 3D Maps in iOS 6 this summer?

  Wow a very nice leak via BGR on 3D Maps coming to the iPhone! Enjoy! Via BGR Apple has been working on an in-house mapping solution for a few years, and it appears as if the company is finally ready to release a new Maps app for iOS, sidestepping Google’s mapping data for its own. BGR has obtained exclusive information and…

Untethered Jailbreak for iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch iOS 5.1.1

Wow this came pretty quick! For all of you jailbreak fans here is the untethered verizon for iPhone 3GS / 4 / 4S, iPad 1 / 2 / 3, iPod Touch 3G/ 4G using GreenPois0n Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak.     Via Jailbreak-untethered.com Important Note: Before you start jailbreaking your device with GreenPois0n Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak tool, you must make a backup for your…

President Obama orders federal agencies to optimize sites for smartphones and tablets

Now I’m really glad our government is moving in this direction as we usually tend to drag our feet on updated technology standards.     Via The Verge   President Obama has issued a directive to urge major government agencies to focus on the “growing mobile revolution.” In a note issued by The White House this week, Obama says “it is time…

Apple dominates world’s top brands

  Needless to say… Apple is WINNING!   Via Reuters (Reuters) – Apple has maintained its place as the world’s most valuable brand over the past year, leading a group of technology-related companies that dominate the top 10, according to a study published on Tuesday. The iPhone and iPad maker has boosted its brand value by 19 percent in the past year to $183…

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1 inch) Unboxing

Check out my unboxing of the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1 inch) Full review in a few days!    

Microsoft Office — iPad, Android tablet version to launch in November

BGR reports that Microsoft is releasing office on both android and iOS later in the year. We’ve heard about this before and at this point I believe this will happen due to the fact Windows 8 will be out and they simply can’t afford to miss this potential cash cow! http://bgr.com/2012/05/23/microsoft-office-ipad-android-launch/

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