Tag Archive: Tablet


Talon for Android gains quick actions, better tablet support and more

Talon, the popular Twitter app for Android, has hit version 4.0 with a number of new features and improvements, including better support for tablets, quick actions, and more. The developer has also added an option for users to become “2016 Supporters” for Talon, letting them financially support the app beyond the initial price.

Here the the major new additions you can expect from Talon 4.0:

Tablets in landscape mode now display 2 timelines at a time  [Read More…]

T-Mobile is offering a free tablet and a bunch of deals for Valentines day

Are you looking for love this Valentine’s Day season? How about a partner for your phone? Well, T-Mobile is in the mood to play matchmaker. Starting today, T-Mobile is offering their FREE tablet promotion once again. Not only that, there are a ton of gift options for this Valentine’s day, with 0% financing.

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Here’s the deal. This one is only going to last until they run out of stock. You  [Read More…]

T-Mobile deal offers up free tablet with qualifying data plans

T-Mobile is gearing up for Valentine’s Day by offering customers a free tablet, the Alcatel OneTouch Pixie 7, when they sign up for a “qualifying tablet data plan” starting today, February 5. While buyers won’t pay anything for the tablet itself, however, they will be on the hook for any sales tax — and a data plan to go along with it.

The regular price of the tablet is $ 168, or $ 7 per month for  [Read More…]

How to watch Super Bowl 50 on your Android phone or tablet

Are you ready for some footbaaaaaaaaaaaaaallll???

With Super Bowl 50 nearly upon us, we want to make sure you’re fully set to not miss a second of the action. We’re going to run down how you can watch the big game live from your Android phone or tablet, and keep up to date on the latest developments.

This year, CBS is streaming Super Bowl 50 for free in the United States, whether  [Read More…]

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Marshmallow update breaks Wi-Fi, OTA on hold

NVIDIA has paused the Marshmallow update for the Shield Tablet after several users reported losing Wi-Fi connectivity after installing the update.

Says NVIDIA:

We have temporarily turned off the OTA update until we understand why a few users are losing WiFi connection after updating their tablet to OTA 4.0. For any users unable to recover their WiFi after performing an update, can you please try the following troubleshooting steps and let me know if any of  [Read More…]

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Marshmallow update now available to download

As promised, NVIDIA has begun pushing the Marshmallow update out for its original Shield Tablet. NVIDIA recently update the Shield Tablet K1 to Marshmallow, which brought many of the same fixes to the newer tablet. The update, which NVIDIA calls Software Upgrade 4.0, brings Now on Tap, Adoptable Storage, improved app permissions and more to the tablet.

The camera has also received a new Material Design-inspired UI along with new real-time HD image effects. In addition, NVIDIA  [Read More…]

Google Pixel C tablet review: Out with the Nexus, in with the Pixel

Google’s event last Fall left little surprise in the way of Nexus news after a barrage of leaks that preceded it. But we fortunately didn’t know the whole story of that day. Instead of releasing another iteration of the Nexus tablet, Google had taken matters into its own hands and launched a home-brewed solution – the Pixel C.

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This announcement threw the mobile industry for a loop for a few reasons: 1)  [Read More…]

Vodafone’s Tab speed 6 Android-powered tablet is now available

Vodafone has announced that the company’s newest Android-powered tablet, the Tab speed 6, is now available for purchase. This affordable tablet offers a 4G experience at a low price point, enabling you to pick one up for free on a £16 a month plan with 2GB of data, or just £125 on Pay As You Go if you do not wish to be locked into a contract.

Running Android Lollipop 5.1, the speed 6 features a  [Read More…]

7-inch Fire tablet is now available for just £40 at Amazon

Amazon is currently offering the Fire tablet for just £40 in the UK, which is an absolute steal of a deal for those looking for a new tablet. Knocking £10 off the original listing price, Amazon has made the 7-inch Android (Fire OS) device even more affordable. 8GB of expandable internal storage will allow you to store all your Kindle books, as well as games and movies.

Powering the tablet is a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, Wi-Fi,  [Read More…]

Haier launches a 9.7-inch tablet running Android 4.4 KitKat

At CES 2016, Haier announced the HaierPad 971. Featuring a 9.7-inch QXGA (2048×1536) IPS display and a 1.8GHz quad-core CPU, the tablet looks like a decent budget offering, even offering what Haier calls the “latest Android OS version,” which according to them is Android 4.4 KitKat.