Tablets
Computing

Could Nvidia’s upcoming Shield Tablet refresh feature its unannounced ‘Parker’ chip?

Documents pointing to a new tablet from Nvidia can be read on the FCC's website. The specs are unavailable, but do show its size, and support for Wireless AC, Bluetooth, and Bluetooth LE. The tablet could feature Nvidia's upcoming "Parker"…
Mobile

You probably won’t want to carry this Lenovo tablet around much

Lenovo may be following a trend that's growing in popularity, at least among its competitors, by making a really big tablet. How big? The screen may be 18-inches, twice the size of an iPad Mini and even bigger than the iPad Pro.
Mobile

Deal alert! The Alcatel POP 7 LTE has Android 6.0 and costs only $130

Looking for a budget tablet to live in your bag for when you're on the run? The Alcatel POP 7 LTE includes Android 6.0 Marshmallow, LTE connectivity, and only costs $130. You can even pay it in installments!
Computing

Surface Pro 4’s Alcantara is Microsoft’s latest fashion statement at NYC event

Microsoft showed off the Surface Pro 4's signature cover, Alcantara, at SPACE LES in New York City. The event centered on Microsoft's recent Designed on Surface campaign showcasing works of art created using a Surface Pro.
Mobile

Acer’s latest 10-inch tablet wants to be a portable home theater

Acer's latest tablet is the Iconia Tab 10, a 10-inch machine that's made for watching movies, or connecting up to another display as a streaming entertainment hub. Here's what you need to know about it.
Computing

Windows 10 now makes the BSoD error screen a little less painful

Microsoft has introduced a QR code on the Blue Screen of Death (BSoD) error screen in the latest Insider build of Windows 10 to quickly investigate the error on a smartphone or tablet. Right now the QR code leads to a general…
Computing

Acer’s new liquid-cooled 2-in-1 leaked ahead of schedule, will include Intel RealSense camera

A set of images and specs of the unannounced Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 S have leaked, revealing a 12-inch tablet powered by 6th-gen Intel Core "Skylake" CPUs. The 2-in-1 will support the Acer Pen and Intel's RealSense 3D camera.
Cars

Rand McNally unveils OverDryve, a dashboard tablet for low-tech cars starting at $299

Rand McNally is letting consumers know that it’s about much more than maps and atlases. The mapmaker unveiled the OverDryve, a tablet starting at $299 that acts as a multifunctional dashboard for low-tech automobiles.
Mobile

Google Project Ara tablet rumors and news

Google's Project Ara lets you swap out components of your smartphone, so you can upgrade just the camera, for example, instead of buying a new phone outright. But we could be seeing a tablet first -- a device with a 13.8-inch display has…
Mobile

T-Mobile offers up a free tablet, discounts on phones and accessories for Valentine’s Day

Forget chocolates and teddy bears. Get your sweetie a tablet for free this Valentine's Day with T-Mobile's Tablet on Us promotion. If they already have a tablet, then grab a discounted new phone or accessory instead.