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Tablets Clip PC Sales, says Gartner

March 4, 2011 7:14 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Gartner says the growing appetite for tablets like the Apple iPad is cutting into sales of "mobile PCs" like laptops and netbooks.

Review: Atrix Manages Magic, But Laptop Dock Misses on Practicality, Price

March 3, 2011 11:04 am | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Here's a look at the many parts of the Atrix and what worked, what didn't and what simply left me scratching my head.

Review: Xoom Emerges as First Real iPad Competitor

March 3, 2011 6:57 am | by Rachel Metz,AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

Motorola's Xoom has been hailed as the most likely tablet computer to rival Apple's iPad...


Study: U.S. Immigrants Choosing iPad

February 23, 2011 6:59 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

According to a survey of U.S. immigrants conducted last November, 13 percent of respondents own a tablet device and two-thirds of these tablet owners chose the iPad.

Xoom to Land at Verizon Feb. 24

February 22, 2011 7:22 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Motorola Mobility's Xoom tablet will hit the shelves at Verizon Wireless on Thursday, Feb. 24, Motorola and Verizon announced today.

MWC: HTC Unveils Trio of Smartphones, New Tablet

February 15, 2011 6:52 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

HTC today stepped into line with other OEMs at Mobile World Congress, releasing a refresh of its smartphone line and a new tablet to boot.

MWC: LG Unveils 3D Optimus Pad for Germany

February 14, 2011 7:23 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

LG today unveiled the V900 Optimus Pad at Mobile World Congress. The device is similar to the company's G-Slate tablet...

Round Up: 4G Smartphones, Tablets

February 7, 2011 12:05 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

This year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas turned out to be the year of 4G. While no one seems to have a specific definition for "4G," the carriers, regardless of their wireless flavor of choice, are ready and willing to market around the term.


AT & T Reveals Atrix Pricing, Launch Details

February 4, 2011 7:04 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

AT&T yesterday announced pricing and launch details for the Motorola Atrix 4G smartphone and laptop docking system.

Murdoch Launches iPad-Only The Daily

February 3, 2011 6:59 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corporation, has unveiled The Daily, the first national daily news publication created specifically for the iPad.

T-Mobile Dishes on G-Slate, Galaxy S 4G

February 2, 2011 7:20 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

T-Mobile today released details LG G-Slate tablet and Samsung Galaxy S 4G smarpthone.

Convergence Means More Than Voice + Data

January 31, 2011 5:13 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

Today, the converged device has become more ambiguous, with executives throwing it around as fill-in for just about any device that combines multiple technologies, not just voice and data. For instance, a smartphone that can double as (or at least control) a set-top box, or a tablet that can perform many of the functions of a laptop or PC...

In Defense of Paper and Pen

January 27, 2011 1:15 pm | by Pietro Parravicini, Anoto | Articles | Comments

Pen and paper do not need to be replaced – they need to evolve. "Replacement" mandates new technology adoption and new training – both non-starters in the cost-benefit analysis of automating paper-based field-services processes.


Report: iPad Makes a Splash with Enterprise Users

January 26, 2011 6:52 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Good Technology, which makes the Good for Enterprise (GFE) platform for iOS and Android, today rolled out metrics for 2010, the first full year that Good Technologies has supported both platforms.

iPad Hackers Arrested for AT & T Security Breach

January 19, 2011 6:52 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

The FBI and federal prosecutors have arrested two men who allegedly hacked into the iPad accounts of about 120,000 AT&T customers last June...

Apple's Blowout Quarter

January 18, 2011 4:12 pm | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Apple blew the lid off expectations for its latest record quarter that ended Dec. 25, selling 7.33 million iPads during a quarter...

HP Teases webOS for Tablets, Netbooks

January 17, 2011 6:57 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

It looks like HP is planning on adding a new form factor to its list devices based on Palm's webOS.

Seybold’s Take - Tablet Wars Are Off and Running

January 16, 2011 1:19 pm | by Andrew Seybold | Articles | Comments

Each year, one category of products becomes the focal point for most of the press because it has the most buzz or it is a new product classification. Last year, for example, it was 3D television. This year, it was clear weeks before the show that this would be the year of the tablet at CES.

Galaxy Tab Gets Time Warner Cable

January 7, 2011 7:18 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Samsung announced yesterday that users of its Internet-connected television and Galaxy Tab will be able to access their TWC subscription on both devices.

T-Mobile In Line for LG Honeycomb Tablet

January 6, 2011 7:28 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

T-Mobile and LG Mobile Phones announced the upcoming availability of the Honeycomb-powered T-Mobile G-Slate, a new tablet device.

Wi-Fi Galaxy Tab On Its Way

January 6, 2011 7:17 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Samsung said a Wi-Fi only version of its Galaxy Tab would be coming, and now it's here. Sort of. In Las Vegas.

Survey: Interest in iPad Just Keeps Growing

January 4, 2011 7:19 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

You may be one of the one in five Americans aged 18 to 34 who plan to buy one in the next six months.

Vizio Branches Out with Smartphone, Tablet

January 3, 2011 7:09 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Television manufacturer Vizio today announced that it's getting into the smartphone and tablet markets...

Report: Microsoft to Unveil Tablets at CES

December 14, 2010 7:28 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Microsoft could makes its presence felt in the tablet market with the unveiling of a bevy of new slate unveilings at this year's Consumer Electronics Show...

Rubin Flashes Moto Tablet, Talks Honeycomb

December 7, 2010 7:24 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Andy Rubin played a little game of show and tell at yesterday's D: Dive into Mobile conference, which is put on by The Wall Street Journal's All Things Digital blog.

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