Shield K1 gets Vulkan update
Published in Mobiles


The needs of the many

Nvidia has just released an update to its K1 Shield tablet rolling out support for the fledgling Vulkan API.

IDC says iPad fad fading
Published in Mobiles


Other tablets dominate

Beancounters at IDC have been reading their tarot cards and reached the conclusion that the iPad is doomed to go the way of the dodo after being kicked to death by cheaper tablets.

HTC scores Nexus deal
Published in Mobiles


Three years

HTC has scored a deal to exclusively manufacture Nexus devices for the next three years.

Amazon brings back encryption on Fire
Published in Notebooks


All part of Apple's PR wars 

After firing encryption from its Fire Tablets, the online bookseller, Amazon has bought it back after customers complained.

Lenovo  shows off new Yogas
Published in Notebooks


Skylake and Nvidia chips within

Lenovo has used MWC 2016 to unwrap a pair of new convertible laptops and a tablet with detachable keyboard.

Microsoft flogged six million tablets
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Scratching the service


While everyone knew that Microsoft had done rather well with its Surface tablet, actual numbers were thin on the ground.

Ubuntu Tablet ready for Mobile World Congress
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Canonical staff already use them

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Canonical designers have created an Ubunto tablet in time for the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 event.

Lenovo announces new Thinkpad X1 Tablet at CES 2016
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Can turn into notebook, projector or 3D camera

There were plenty of notebooks and tablets at CES 2016 show but Lenovo's 12-inch ThinkPad X1 Tablet certainly caught our attention on the showfloor, promising to bring a business class tablet that can pretty much turn into three other devices with couple of add-on modules.

LG G PAD II tablet is out
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Snapdragon 615 and 8.3 inch screen

LG has just announced its LG G PAD II and this 8.3 inch tablet will be available soon. 

Shield Tablet K1 gets Android 6.0
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One of the first non Nexus with Marshmallow

Nvidia likes to launch things on Tuesday and the Android 6.0 update for Shield Tablet K1 did launch today, on Tuesday.