Tag Archives: Tablet OS and UI

Android 3.0 SDK Coming Next Week

Just as we let you know that LG’s delaying its tablet in order to wait for Android 3.0, we learn that the platform’s SDK will drop next week. This is a mere rumor for now, so take it with a grain of salt. Recently TweetDeck published some stats of its client, showing that Gingerbread aka [...]

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BlackBerry OS to be Replaced by PlayBook’s Fresh QNX OS

Fresh after hearing that the first BlackBerry tablet, PlayBook was launched we learn that BlackBerry OS will be replaced with the new QNX platform on the slate. This info comes from RIM’s VP and it appears the replacement will take place gradually and BlackBerry 7 will ease users into adopting it. This is a good [...]

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MeeGo Tablet Coming, WeTab to Debut Nokia’s Mobile Platform

WeTab is the German company that’ll deliver the long awaited first MeeGo slate bearing the same name. We’ve seen the device demoed at IFA 2010 and we’re getting closer to the moment of its release. Apparently, the unit will debut this week, initially in Germany via the local retailer Media Markt. WeTab has been working [...]

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Next Samsung Galaxy Tab to Run Chrome OS?

Samsung’s much talked about Galaxy Tab was barely announced and already we hear rumors about a future edition. Apparently, the next Galaxy Tab will give up Android and rely on Chrome OS instead. It all depends on the quality of Gingerbread and how tablet-friendly it is, especially when compared to Chrome. Samsung is the one [...]

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Froyo Not Optimized to Run on Tablets

A Google official is the one claiming that Android 2.2 wasn’t designed to run on tablets and we have to believe him since Hugo Barra is pretty close to the situation, right? Quoted by Tech Radar, this director of products for mobile at Google said that Android is an open platform and there were quite [...]

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