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Quad-Core Kal-El Android Devices Coming This August

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Realistically thought of as the Tegra 2 successor, Kal-El will be the world's first mobile quad-core CPU. NVIDIA is already sending out samples and they expect Android devices will start getting releaseed with Kal-El under the hood this August.

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Sony S1 Slate Concept: A PlayStation Tablet

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Will Sony’s rumored “tablet” concept live up to the expectations set by Apple's miraculous iPad? If not, will they supersede them? Let’s face it- the main things we all look for nowadays are versatility, battery life, and affordability. We have yet to see anything from one of the biggest players out there, Sony, and if anyone can pull it off to take a second place in the tablet world next to Apple it is Sony.

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Official: HP TouchPad WebOS tablet

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The HP TouchPad has been announced today at the HP/Palm Think Beyond webOS event. It's the companies first jointly created tablet to run purely on the webOS platform, and the first of a family of slate devices to emerge into the market.

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Arcade-inspired JOYSTICK-IT for iPad now shipping

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As great a platform as iOS may be for all kinds of casual games, the touchscreen interface just doesn't give the same kind of experience that a real joystick can provide. The JOYSTICK-IT iPad Arcade Stick from ThinkGeeek that we saw at CES is now shipping.

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Touch-free gestures for tablet devices devised by eyeSight

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Apparently, we're getting one step closer to Minority Report territory. eyeSight has just introduced a new software-based technology that will allow you to use your tablet device without ever touching it; they're doing it based on gestures.

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iPad 2 display leaked

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What can we expect from iPad 2? Based on these leaked images, we have a pretty decent idea about the touchscreen display.

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Motorola XOOM minimum advertised price pegged at $800

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If you were hoping that Motorola's Honeycomb-powered tablet would be able to undercut the pricing of the iEquivalent, you're going to be sorely disappointed. A leaked Verizon memo seems to indicate that the minimum advertised price (MAP) for the XOOM tablet is a cool $799.

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$99 NoteSlate may become the new college notebook

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Among 2011's impending hail of new tablet releases, there's one slate that's going to stand out among the rest in its single-function, single-colour glory: The NoteSlate. Essentially its taken the Boogie Board of yesteryear to the next leve.

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Samsung’s hybrid Sliding PC 7 Series tablet/notebook thingy

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Another day at CES, another tablet PC notebook hybrid, this time from Samsung. But seriously, it brings me comfort to see the number of major PC manufacturers revealing some very innovative features around tablets.

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Video demo: Nokia’s MeeGo OS on a tablet device

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Even though Nokia is promising a bunch of updates to Symbian next year, it's also hard at work on developing its MeeGo mobile operating system too. This isn't even really beta material yet, but a video has been put together of MeeGo doing its thing on a tablet device.

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Toshiba tablets run the gamut: Windows, Android and Chrome OS variants at CES 2011

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In business, it's not always a good idea to put all your eggs in one basket. It looks like Toshiba is really looking to hedge its bets when it decides to attack the tablet market early next year, because it has no fewer than three different tablet devices in the works. The kicker? One does Windows, another Android, and a third still with Chrome OS.

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Google special event next week to reveal Chrome OS netbook?

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If you ask some people, they'll tell you that the netbook is dead. They'll tell you that you're better off choosing between a full-sized laptop or one of the new tablet devices. Well, you may soon have a suitable alternative to the MacBook Air as your netbook, because Google is hosting an event that could see the revealing of the Chrome OS netbook.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab tear down

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The tablet is a bit of a mixed bag when it comes to self-repair. You only have to deal with a couple of tri-wing screws to get at the dock connector, but you'll have to be crafty with your plastic opening tools to pry open the casing.

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Balsillie guarantees PlayBook to be under $500

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Some people might say that Research in Motion is a little late to the tablet party if it can't release the PlayBook in time for the holidays. I don't think that's true. If it's a compelling product and it's marketed correctly, it could be a hit. It helps if the price is right too.

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Viewsonic unveils the ViewPad 7 and dual-booting Windows/Android ViewPad 10

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Viewsonic today officially announced they will be releasing two new tablet computers. The first the ViewPad 7, a 7” Android 2.2 tablet capable of 3.5G wireless. The second tablet is the ViewPad 10, featuring a 10.1” capacitive multi-touch display with LED backlight.

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