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Post-PC era is here as Dixons tablet sales continue to rise

Post-PC era is here as Dixons tablet sales continue to rise

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Dixons, the UK retail group that trades as PC World and Currys, has told reporters that it has seen an unrelenting stream of tablet sales in the past year. According to the man in charge, Sebastian James, devices like the iPad, Nexus 7 and Galaxy Note... >>

Nexus 7 2 makes FCC appearance with Android 4.3

Nexus 7 2 makes FCC appearance with Android 4.3

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Rumours of Google's Nexus 7 2 have been bolstered by a new FCC filing. The tablet or Asus K008/K009, appeared for Bluetooth SIG certification last week and has now moved on to the FCC. The devices runs Android 4.3, uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro and... >>

New Nexus 7 leaked in Google+ Hangouts video?

New Nexus 7 leaked in Google+ Hangouts video?

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It may seem highly suspicious, but an eagle-eyed Twitter member spotted what could be the new version of the Nexus 7 in the official Google+ Hangouts promo video. What's gives it away? The current Nexus 7 doesn't have a flashing LED notification light.... >>

Asus looking to make Nexus 7-style Windows 8 tablets this year

Asus looking to make Nexus 7-style Windows 8 tablets this year

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Asus, the manufacturer behind Google's hugely popular Nexus 7 tablet, is hoping to repeat the success with at least one small-screen Windows 8 device. The Wall Street Journal reports that the Taiwanese company will release small Windows 8 tablets this... >>

GAME to sell tablets including Nexus 7 and iPad, further proof of the changing landscape of gaming

GAME to sell tablets including Nexus 7 and iPad, further proof of the changing landscape of gaming

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UK videogames retailer Game is to soon sell tablets as part of its in-store offering across its 150 shops nationwide. It will stock a range of devices, from cheap, entry-level Android tablets to big brand models, such as the iPad 4, iPad mini and Nexus... >>

New version of Nexus 7 to go on sale in July, claim sources

New version of Nexus 7 to go on sale in July, claim sources

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Google is to release an update to its Nexus 7 tablet in July, according to rumours. Powered by a Qualcomm chip, the new tablet will be similarly priced to the current affordable version. A couple of sources told Reuters the tablet was inbound, which suggests... >>

Official Nexus 7 dock now available on Google Play, ships within 1 -2 weeks

Official Nexus 7 dock now available on Google Play, ships within 1 -2 weeks

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Google has finally made its official Nexus 7 docking station available on Google Play, after showing it off to us at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show.  The Nexus 7 dock is available for £24.99 in black and ships to customers within one to two weeks.... >>

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

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Canonical's founder Mark Shuttlework has announced that Ubuntu phones won't be shipping until the first quarter of 2014, going back on his own word.   In an interview with The Wall Street Journal earlier this month, he said Ubuntu phones would be shipping... >>

Ubuntu tablet interface revealed, coming to Nexus tablets on 21 February

Ubuntu tablet interface revealed, coming to Nexus tablets on 21 February

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Canonical has announced its Ubuntu tablet interface, after announcing Ubuntu for mobile handsets in January. Built off the same core as the mobile handset experience, Ubuntu for tablets has a focus on multi-tasking, sleekness and productivity. The "Side... >>

ASUS to launch budget Nexus 7-like tablet with Intel processor?

ASUS to launch budget Nexus 7-like tablet with Intel processor?

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While the Nexus 7 is among the cheaper of tablets available on the market, Asus is said to be launching an even cheaper tablet for customers on a budget. Built with several characteristics of the Nexus 7, the budget-minded tablet will reportedly feature... >>