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Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

Canonical: First Ubuntu smartphones not shipping until 2014

By 19 February 2013

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

By 19 February 2013

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?

By 8 February 2013

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... >>

Report: Microsoft Surface RT shipments reached 900,000 in Q4

Report: Microsoft Surface RT shipments reached 900,000 in Q4

By 31 January 2013

Tablet sales for the fourth quarter of 2012, which included the Christmas shopping season, reached 52.5 million units worldwide, outpacing predictions, according to a new report published by analyst firm IDC. The data shows leaders Apple, Samsung, and... >>

Nexus 7 outsells iPad in Japan

Nexus 7 outsells iPad in Japan

By 18 January 2013

Google's Nexus 7 Android tablet has finally overtaken Apple's iPad in sales. In Japan, at least. And that's not just the iPad mini, but all iPads, when lumped together. A survey carried out among 2,400 consumer electronics stores in Japan by business... >>

Nexus 7 docking station goes on sale in UK, but quickly sells out

Nexus 7 docking station goes on sale in UK, but quickly sells out

By 17 January 2013

Asus has confirmed to Pocket-lint that the new Nexus 7 docking station is already out of stock in the UK, having flown off the shelves the moment it arrived. Announced at CES at the beginning of January, the docking station costs £24.99 and offers a... >>

T-Mobile US enabled Nexus 7 now available on Google Play; Nexus 4 available soon at retail stores

T-Mobile US enabled Nexus 7 now available on Google Play; Nexus 4 available soon at retail stores

By 16 January 2013

Google's Nexus 7 tablet is now available with a T-Mobile-SIM card through Google Play, for stateside customers looking to get T-Mobile 3G connectivity on the go. Google and T-Mobile are making the 3G + Wi-Fi enabled tablet available for $299, the same... >>

Asus Nexus 7 dock announced, £24.99, coming soon, we go hands-on

Asus Nexus 7 dock announced, £24.99, coming soon, we go hands-on

By 7 January 2013

Asus has announced a new docking station for the Nexus 7 tablet at CES in Las Vegas. The new dock is as simple as it sounds, and gives Nexus 7 owners a chance to prop up there 7-inch tablet in landscape mode on a desk or bedside table. Around the back... >>

First five Nexus 7 apps to download

First five Nexus 7 apps to download

By 25 December 2012

So you've ripped open the wrapping paper and flipped the lid on your brand new Nexus 7. You turn it on, only to stare at the vast emptiness that is the Android home screen. Soon this void will be filled with all the wonderous apps that Google Play has... >>

Tablet sales up 1,000 per cent, as Currys and PC World launches live gadget tweet tracker

Tablet sales up 1,000 per cent, as Currys and PC World launches live gadget tweet tracker

By 14 December 2012

Tablets sales have risen 1,000 per cent year on year, says Currys and PC World. It also claims to have sold a tablet device every second on Cyber Monday (10 December), as the high street and online consumer electronics retailer launches a page dedicated... >>


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