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Take a seat, Motorola’s Android 4.0 updates are still a ways off

Motorola has released further information on its Android 4.0 update schedule, revealing that for the majority of those with devices eligible for an upgrade, there's still a while to wait.
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Chrome finally heads to Android, but there’s a catch

It's been a long wait, and finally Chrome for Android is here - albeit with one serious condition: it's for devices running Ice Cream Sandwich only.
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Motorola sells 100 refurbed Xoom tablets with customer data

Motorola has owned up to selling 100 refurbished Xoom tablets sold on Woot.com without first wiping previous customers' information.

Are tablet ergonomics a pain in the neck?

Do you have iPad Neck Syndrome? How about Tablet Twinge? A new study from Harvard finds that tablet users are often putting considerable strain on their neck muscles.

NPD: Nearly three fourths of small businesses are eyeing tablets for 2012

With tablets quickly becoming more popular for use within the corporate world, more small businesses are looking to invest in tablet technology in the upcoming year.
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Xoom 2 Christmas ad leaks, 8.2 inch screen and priced at 400 Euros

Leaked Christmas ad hints as the release time frame and price of the Motorola Xoom 2. Measuring just 8.2 inches the Xoom 2 will have a much smaller form factor than the Apple iPad 2, and most other Android tablets.
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Motorola Mobility sells 440,000 tablets, 4.4 million smartphones in Q2

Motorola managed to sell 4.4 million smartphones in its second quarter, but only a tenth as many of its Xoom tablets.
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Google video rentals coming to Android devices?

Google's new YouTube video rental service was available in the Android Market for a fleeting moment this weekend. Does that means an official release is on the horizon?

E-reader ownership explodes past tablets, says Pew

A new study by Pew Research shows that e-reader popularity has doubled in the past six months, while the tablet market has only seen moderate gains in ownership.
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Streaming movie rentals from Android Market blocked on rooted devices

A Google error message confirms that the blockage of streaming movie rentals from Android Market to rooted devices is due to "copyright protection."
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Google announces Honeycomb 3.1, Music beta at I/O conference

And we're off: Google has announced a slew of Android upgrades and products on their way - include Google Music beta and Honeycomb 3.1.

Motorola posts first quarter numbers: Shipped 250,000 Xoom tablets

While Motorola shipped more than some expected, the Xoom's first quarter numbers prove it didn't live up to the hype.