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If you’re an owner of a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, then you’ll be glad to know that an upgrade to the interface is now available. The TouchWiz update adds new functionalities and streamlines the whole navigation to make your Android tablet use that much easier and more enjoyable.   Interface customizations are usually scoffed at, particularly by long-time Android tablet users. The TouchWiz update, however, is a different story. With it comes a few  nifty changes that are sure to highlight exactly just how powerful the Honeycomb 3.1 OS is. At the bottom of the screen you can find Live…

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While the Wi-Fi-only version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is already available for preorders in Canada (through Best Buy and Future Shop), a lot of Canadians are wishing for the 3G or 4G version. That Canadian wish may come true this month, according to a photo of an internal document leaked to MobileSyrup.com this week. The document allegedly is a product brochure of devices available on Rogers. According to MobileSyrup.com, the photo’s source said that the tablet will be carrying Android 3.1 Honeycomb, contrary to what the brochure is saying. The tablet will also be the “4G” version. Just…

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If Android tablets and the iPad 2 had a boxing match over which device has the best screen display, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 would knock out the other Android tablets and leave the iPad 2 in black and blue. That is how we would creatively state what Dr. Raymond Soneira, chief of DisplayMate Technology Corporation, found after conducting a series of tests involving Android tablets and the iPad 2. According to Soneira’s report of his comparative evaluation of 4 Android tablets and the iPad 2, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 ranks at the top spot in terms of screen…

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It’s confirmed. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will start arriving in Verizon stores this week. Verizon customers who preordered the tablet have received emails informing them that their tablets will start shipping out on July 26 and can be expected to reach their owners on July 28. Several Verizon insiders have also confirmed, through indirect channels, that the Galaxy Tab 10.1′s official launch date is indeed on July 28. Many people have been waiting for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 not only because it is one of the faster and snappier tablets out there but also because it enjoys 4G…

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Apple hasn’t given up yet in its ongoing battle against Samsung over claims of the latter’s alleged infringment of Apple intellectual property. On Friday last week, Apple filed a preliminary injunction seeking court intervention in halting the production and preventing the sale or importation of certain Samsung devices in the United States. According to the FOSS Patents blog, which discovered Apple’s motion for preliminary injunction, the injunction is targeting the Samsung Infuse 4G, Galaxy S 4G, Droid Charge, and Galaxy Tab 10.1. Apple also said it “reserves the right to seek a preliminary injunction against [the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9…

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Just 4 more weeks to go, and you can already get your hands on the yummy Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1–unless you have not preordered it yet. If you haven’t, hop over to Verizon Wireless, which is now accepting preorders for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. Verizon will start shipping your Galaxy Tab 10.1 in 4 to 6 weeks. You can choose between a 16-gigabyte version and a 32-gigabyte version, priced at US$530 and US$630, respectively, with a new 2-year lock-in contract with Verizon. Full retail prices for both versions are US$630 and US$730, respectively. The Verizon tablet is available in…

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Two new Android devices–a smartphone and a tablet–are arriving on Sprint this month. The first is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi, which will be available for purchase online on Sprint on June 24 (Friday) for US$500. The second is the HTC EVO 3D, which will be up for preorders right now, but exclusively for Sprint Premier customers for US$200. You can also go buy the Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi right now at Best Buy, Fry’s Electronics, Amazon, Micro Center, Tiger Direct, or Newegg. Customers who are wary of online purchases will have to wait one full month before they…

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First New York City, now the whole of America will have its hands on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi edition. The tablet is now available at Best Buy, Fry’s Electronics, Amazon, Micro Center, Tiger Direct, and Newegg. Retail price for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi is USD$499 and USD$599 for the 16-gigabyte and 32-gigabyte versions, respectively. The tablet will be available through Sprint some time in mid-summer. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 promises faster and smoother running of different applications, user-friendly navigation, and support for USB peripherals owing to its underlying operating system–Android 3.1 Honeycomb–plus the awesome NVIDIA…

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If you’ve been hankering to try out Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab 10.1, there’s a simple way to do so. American Airlines gas just announced that they will be offering the Galaxy Tab as part of the airlines’ premium class in-flight entertainment. Although other airlines have already added tablets to their repertoire of offerings for travelers, this is the first time that a branded tablet has been offered. American Airlines’s plan is to have 6,000 of the new Galaxy Tabs available of select flights later this year. It is already slated to be part of premium cabins on transcontinental flights between…

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Samsung is really stepping their game up this year. They’ve already sold over three million Galaxy S II’s, which is now the best selling phone in several major markets. After they learned about the design of the iPad 2, they went right back to the drawing board, and reworked their Galaxy Tab 8.9′s and 10.1′s to create the thinnest tablets in the world. We all know that Samsung is receiving substantial love for sending their premium flagship smartphone – the Galaxy S II – to modding/hacking group Cynanogen, with the explicit request that they hack and mod them as soon…