Category Archives: Tech
We’ve known for a while that Toshiba are getting ready to launch a tablet, and although Toshiba haven’t confirmed an exact launch date as yet, rumors are flying around claiming the launch is just around the corner.
If you are currently looking at this, the Thinkbook Android tablet, and are thinking “Awesome IBM are making Android Tablets!” don’t worry, because that’s exactly what we thought when we saw these corporate looking 7” and 10” tablets.
Getting ripped off is always going to hurt especially when you think you’ve bagged yourself a bargain, but the guy who bought this hard-drive in China and took it to a repair shop to find out why his movies wouldn’t play properly must be steaming!
The hottest news all over Twitter and various blogs today is the possibility of Facebook’s long over due return to mainland China, via the largest search area in China Baidu.
If you are the owner of any tablet, Android or iOS, you must have come across the same problems as we have. For example reading on a tablet in direct sunlight is pretty damn tricky, impossible even. Then reading on the bright LCD screen can be a little tiring on the old peepers.
There have been plenty of great Android based tablet released over the past few month and there are many more in the works ready for the rest of the year, but they have all seemed to be slightly compromised in one respect or another.
Fancy a bit of gaming goodness on your Android device? Well take a look at our top Android game picks for this week. Guerrilla Bob “The hit iOS Shooter is now available on your Android device! Guerrilla Bob offers stunning visuals, cross-platform multiplayer, an arsenal of kick-ass weaponry, unique enemies, explosive ammunition and non-stop humor.” […]
The poor old Motorola Xoom has been plauged with teeth troubles since it’s launch. From buggy Honeycomb OS to lack of Flash at launch, to a complete lack in third party app support! The Xoom is struggling. It’s not just on the performance and usability front that the first ever Honeycomb tablet is stuggling though […]
The rather splendid looking Playbook by RIM has already missed its March shipping date but what’s the reason for the delay. Rumors circulating about the 7 inch Blackberry tablet suggest that it’s either Apples’s considerable clout that has delayed the Playbook or the lack of a Playbook optimized Adobe Flash or Air.
The iPad 2’s design may have leaked out months before the actual tablet launched, but Apple did a damn fine job of keeping those Smartcovers under wraps. Thanks to the extra secrecy of the magnetic covers Chinese manufacturers have had a hard time catching up and releasing a cheaper alternative. Video after the jump.
Qingming Festival, or Tomb-Sweeping Day, has been and gone in China, and although we had heard news of families burning iPhone and iPad replicas to honor their relatives we hadn’t really gotten a good look at them until today. More photos after the jump.
A year, month, day or hour doesn’t go by without yet another Apple rumor, and as it’s iPhone season, rumors about iPhone 5’s are rampantly stomping around the internet. This latest rumor doesn’t come from a Shenzhen Foxconn factory, or from a bar where a soon to be ex-Apple employee has left their test unit! […]
A number of very convincing images which reportedly show engineering prototypes of iPod Touch 5’s have been posted on various blogs. While at a quick glance there doesn’t seem to be much difference between this 5th generation iPod Touch and the current iPod Touch 4, a closer inspection reveals a few surprises!
Chinese manufacturers seem to have sensed the change of times at Google towers and before the developers of Android decided to keep hold of their first ever tablet optimized Android OS, the engineers in Shenzhen had turned their attention to tablets running both Windows 7 and Android 2.2/2.3.
An extremely talented video maker in China has made this excellent parody of what the world will be like in 30 years once the iPhone 44G is released. From iLighters, iHaidriers and iLipstick to iCigarettes to iGuns! This video has got it all!
G Five are a brand of misfits if this beautiful Windows 7/Android 2.2 dual boot tablet is anything to go by! The engineers seem to know what they’re doing as this super thin 9.7 inch screened tablet can boot in to either Windows 7 for some ‘serious’ computing, or can boot in to Android Froyo […]
IPS technology was first seen in tablets with the launch of the original iPad, but it has taken this long for IPS screen technology prices to drop enough to make it financially viable for Chinese factories to use them. This is the first ever 7 inch screened IPS tablet we’ve seen, and while this is […]
Just this past weekend I took some time aside to downgrade and jailbreak my iPad from iOS 4.3.1 to an untethered 4.2.1 jailbreak, and although the process was extremely straight forward had I waited until today I could have spent the time doing something else. The limera1n blog have reported that an untethered jailbreak solution […]
This weekend Google continued its regular celebration of inventors and inventions. This weekend saw Google replace the normal Google logo for an ice-cream sundae logo. Google explained that the logo is to celebrate the 119th anniversary of the invention of the popular ice-cream, nuts and fudge desert, but some are not so sure. Android and […]
We posted news a couple of days ago about the Gooapple phone, a phone that not only mimics the external look of the iPhone 4, but is also likely to set Apples legal team off in a fully fledged attack due to the blatant use of the Apple logo. Keep reading for more info and […]