nexus 7 vs kindle fire

Although Android hasn’t made huge inroads into Apple’s dominance in the circa 10-inch tablet market, it has carved itself a nice niche in the 7-inch sector. The leader of this... category is Amazon with its 7-inch Kindle Fire. However, that could all be about to change now that Google has announced (and is very close to shipping) its Nexus 7 tablet.

Google has executed...

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Augmented Reality is already heavily used for military-, medical-, and industry-related purposes, and is slowly making its way into more commercial and entertainment-related... fields. One example is of course, Google Glasses, which aims to integrate Augmented Reality into our everyday lives. Not as ambitious, there are other more “basic” applications that use AR such as Am...

amazon-fire-tablet

With Google Nexus 7 set to make a huge splash in the tablet market, more details of Amazon’s next Android tablet venture have conveniently found their way to the open. The online retailer... is reportedly preparing not one, but two new Kindle Fire in two sizes: 7-inch and 10-inch. Moreover, to accompany the hardware revolution, Amazon is trying to convince developers to make their games...

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While Acer and Asus recently came out with a couple of very interesting and powerful 10-inch tablets, namely the Iconia Tab A700 and the Transformer Pad Infinity TF700, and Samsung seems to... be getting ever closer to the launch of the much-awaited Galaxy Note 10.1, the Nexus 7’s release seems to be turning the Android tablet supremacy fight into a whole new ballgame altogether.

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While Google’s Nexus 7 tablet is no big secret by now, Bloomberg and Reuters are independently confirming that the tablet is indeed made by Google in cooperation with Asus, it will cost... $199, and it will be unveiled at Google I/O (most likely today at the main event).

The news outlets can’t confirm the specs too, because the tablet plans are secret, but from what we’...

blackberry

 

Once upon a time, there was a small Canadian-based telecommunication company that mesmerized the entire world, growing and innovating at an unprecedented pace. The Prince Charming-like... RIM sold millions and millions of Blackberries each year, netting incomes that the competition couldn’t even dream of.

However, the fairytale ended as abruptly as it started for Research in Motion, a...

Google Nexus 7

By now, everyone knows about the upcoming inexpensive Google Nexus 7 tablet. The slate is made by Asus, but it’s a full-fledged Nexus device, which means that it will run the latest version... of Android (Jellybean/4.1) and will receive updates straight from Google.

Well, you won’t have to wait much longer, since we’re just two days away from Google I/O, when the tablet will be...

Google-Nexus-Tablet

Mere days away from the official unveiling of the first Nexus tablet, a collaboration between Google and Asus, we’ve already got the low down on several aspects of the tablet. Granted, the... specs haven’t been confirmed, but the 7-inch tablet is expected to be powered by a quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor and offered at a very inviting $200 price point.

We’ve reported before...

Kindle Fire

[Update] Amazon has issued a press release officially announcing the launch of the Amazon Appstore in several European countries. Read the full press release below.

Amazon has made some... significant changes to its Appstore developer portal as it prepares to start selling apps outside of the U.S. According to a message posted for app developers, “Apps will be made available for di...

kindle app android comics

This week, Amazon updated its popular Kindle app for Android, iOS, and the web (the Kindle Cloud Reader) to support reading children titles, comic books, and graphics novels. Up until now, this... type of publications were only available on the Kindle Fire.

The update makes accessible over 1,000 comics and books to Android users, including classic titles such as Superman, Batman, or, in the...