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With Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out for a while now, it’s only natural to expect the market’s major players to announce their upgrading plans. And while the first such signals have been quite... shy, with only HTC and Asus making their voices heard, the past week or so has been much more spirited.

Sony let us down by announcing that 2011 Xperia phones won’t be getting JB, while Toshib...

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With Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich being rolled out for Acer Iconia Tab A500 and A100 this week, Acer has taken the initiative to release an app that will make the upgrade process faster and... a tad easier for Acer owners.

The Iconia Tab Update Enhancement app, which you can download on Acer’s website and Google Play, is designed to make sure that the experience of downloading and i...

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What good is a touchscreen if it doesn’t get used every single chance it gets? A few developers have been aspiring to fully utilize touchscreens and the Acer Iconia Tab A500 is one of... the lucky few tablets that gets a touch-enabled custom recovery. You won’t need to fiddle with buttons anymore to navigate your way around the functions. We’re talking about a fully touch...

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Acer did not make much noise in the smartphones market, but it did make some waves in the tablets market, especially with the Acer Iconia Tab A500.  If you are thinking of upgrading your Iconia... Tab A500 to Ice Cream Sandwich, you might want to hold off first and instead check out the latest version of Honeycomb for the Iconia Tab A500.

XDA Developer member germsa has created an Android 3...

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Acer America announced today that the “4G”-enabled model of the Acer Iconia Tab A500 will be available to U.S. customers through retail and channel partners starting this September 18. The... tablet carries radios compatible with AT&T’s HSPA+ network. Acer has announced that the AT&T variant will be called the Acer Iconia Tab A501.

Acer’s press release mentions a s...

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Gateway is now in the tablet game and just started shipping its first Android tablet. Named the Gateway TP Series A60, observant buyers would be able to recognize that the tablet isn’t a new entry... to the market. If you look at the specs closely, the A60 seems to be a rebranded version of the Acer Iconia Tab A500. This should be no surprise. After all, Gateway is now fully owned by Acer and it would...

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I remember when the sweetest version of Android–Android 3.0 Honeycomb–was first released months ago, enthusiasts went crazy and were dying to have their own fill of Honeycomb.

It was still... Android 3.0 back then, but it was already oozing with awesome features.  The most recent version of Honeycomb is 3.2, which can tell you a lot about bleeding-edge features for tablets.

Some tab...