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This week's sidebar poll: About that price tag on the Samsung PRO tablets

Is $850 for a Wifi tablet too much?<p>We knew Samsung's PRO tablets would be expensive. Some folks were predicting upwards of $1,000 (we haven't seen …

Google patent reveals a dual e-ink device, reminiscent of Microsoft Courier

A new Google patent has surfaced showing off a dual-screened e-ink device that has the capability to fold like an actual book. As you can see, the design not only has two displays, it also is equipped with a camera.<p>If the design seems somewhat familiar, that’s because it is not the first electronic …

Rumor: Leaked memo suggests Galaxy Pro tablets will arrive on Valentine’s Day

When Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy TabPro and NotePro series at CES they didn’t officially reveal pricing or release dates, though they did say the tablets would be making their way out to store shelves in Q1 of this year. Now thanks to a new rumor, it looks like we are getting a more …

Over 40 million Samsung tablets sold this year, report says

A new report from South Korea says that Samsung has managed to sell over 40 million tablets this year, an impressive number for the company.<p>Samsung apparently saw increased growth in the last quarter of the year, thanks to the new Galaxy Tab 10.1 (2014 Edition) that hit stores in many markets …

Xperia Tablet Z Wi-Fi Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update now available

Xperia Tablet Z owners should be happy to hear that Sony has released the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the Wi-Fi version of the tablet, after having rolled out a similar update for the LTE model not too long ago.<p>The new update is live for the SGP311 and SGP312 Wi-Fi models, according to <i>Xperia</i> …

Samsung hits 40 million tablet mark for 2013

After indicating a desire to focus more on the tablet market in 2014, Korean sources are reporting that Samsung did reach an internal goal of selling …

New Samsung Exynos chip to be unveiled at the CES

Samsung is preparing to announce some Exynos news at the upcoming CES in Las Vegas. We’re not sure whether this will be a whole new processor, or …

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro tipped to be on its way to AT&T

AT&T and Samsung have been buddy-buddy for quite a while now. AT&T was the first carrier to offer the original Samsung Galaxy Note in the U.S., and …

SwiftKey Developers Are Now Working On Adding Emoji Support And An Optional Dedicated Number Row

The SwiftKey team just rolled out a massive update to their popular Android keyboard, introducing various layouts suitable for a wide range of screen …

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How to get Alexa on iPhone<p>Frederick Blichert15 hours ago<p>Move over, Siri!<p>Best smart helmets – keep your head safe while you ride!<p>DGiT23 hours ago<p>We …

Re: This craptacular Note 3 leak:

Re: This craptacular Note 3 leak:<br>http://www.techtastic.org/2013/06/exclusive-first-images-of-samsung-galaxy-note-iii-prototype/<p>I see this thing being passed around reddit like it will give us some insight as to what the Note 3 will really look like. It won't. That's probably a Samsung engineering prototype, the same kind we've seen here<br>http://www.ubergizmo.com/2012/03/samsung-gt-i9300-caught-in-the-wild/<br>and here<br>http://venturebeat.com/2012/04/20/samsung-galax-s-iii-leak/<br>and …

Android 4.3, new Nexus device hinted at by alleged Gmail redesign screenshots?

Speculation based on recent Gmail rumors and previous press photos used by the company to promote several Nexus devices seems to indicate that Android 4.3 and/or a new Nexus device may arrive soon.<p>A <i>reddit</i> user posted a series of interesting images (available below) that show press images for almost …

More sources say Intel Atom to power Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 3

Intel has scored a mobile win with Samsung and will power at least one Galaxy tablet in the near future says VentureBeat. The site’s sources on …

Rumor: Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 coming with Intel Atom Z2560 chip inside

Galaxy Tab 3 7.0<p>A new GLBenchmark test result reveals that Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 model would come with an Intel Atom Z2560 chip inside, which may be a surprising choice for the Android device maker.<p>Model number GT-P5200 has been spotted in GLBenchmark results both in Wi-Fi-only and …

Hangouts quietly gets a new update to fix tablet woes

Google this week at Google I/O unveiled its unified messaging service called Hangouts (our app review here). The Google Talk replacement has had a rocky launch, causing update woes for many, especially those with a tablet. Rest assured that Google has quietly pushed out a new update for Hangouts, …

Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy S4 “Mega” appear in new rumors

<i>Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Concept</i><p>A couple of new reports offer new details about Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 3 smartphone but also mention a device never seen before in similar rumors, the Galaxy S4 Mega.<p>Galaxy Note 3<p><i>Sam Mobile</i> published a picture (see below) that has been allegedly taken with the …

New Google media player ‘H840 Device’ passes through FCC

According to the FCC, a new Google branded media device is making the rounds. The new Google product “functions as a media player” and includes an external power source (AC adapter , so we know this new product isn’t a tablet or smartphone). What exactly do we know? Well, we don’t know much besides …

Nook Simple Touch e-readers reportedly adding web browser and email client next week

Barnes & Noble’s E Ink e-readers are getting an update next month that will add a web browser and email client, reports <i>TechCrunch</i><i>.</i> Citing an unnamed source, it writes that the Nook Simple Touch and Simple Touch with GlowLight will start receiving the updates on June 1st.<p>The Nook Simple Touch …

Samsung tablet with flexible display spotted in new design patent

<i>Samsung Youm OLED flexible display demoed at CES 2013.</i><p>Samsung has been recently granted a design patent for a tablet PC that appears to have a bendable display.<p>The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded Samsung a slew of patents earlier this week including two design patents for tablets. As …

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Google Now vs. Siri: Virtual assistants duke it out (video)

Good assistants -- the kind you can't live without -- are hard to come by. For starters, they should always be on time; any lag simply won't do. They should also get things right the first time, because who has time for inaccuracies? And, last of all, the assistant should be so good, they're always …

Samsung accounts for 95% of all Android Device Profits, According to Analysts

When you say Android, most people think Samsung. This shouldn’t come as a surprise as Samsung is not only the biggest Android device manufacturer, …

Android OTA: Device Updates & Firmware Weekly Report - May 16th Edition

<b>Galaxy Camera on AT&T gets Update to Android 4.1.2</b><p>For owners of the one and only Galaxy Camera running on AT&T, you’ll be pleased to know that it’s …

TalkAndroid Daily Dose for May 17, 2013

With hectic schedules, it can be hard to keep track of everything in your news feed. That’s why we created the TalkAndroid Daily Dose. This is where …

Google makes Android easier to use for visually-impaired users with TalkBack and BrailleBack

Google has made some great enhancements to the Android platform with the goal of making their devices more user friendly to people with blindness or …

Corning's Lotus XT Glass is Paving the Way

For those who are more interested in their phones hardware than physical components, the name Corning might not mean anything to you. However after a …