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Tablet Selection Still Limited Ahead of Holidays

December 6, 2010 9:26 am | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

The tablet market is shaping up like a race between the rabbit (Apple) and the turtle (everyone else). Apple has such an incredibly long lead on the rest of the pack, except for maybe Samsung...

Review: Galaxy Tab A Worthy Competitor Vs. iPad

December 1, 2010 10:08 am | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

After spending some time with the Sprint version of the Galaxy Tab, I have to say that the comparisons are warranted. The Tab is by far the closest thing on the market to the iPad.

Verizon Announces iPad Availability

October 28, 2010 8:55 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Verizon Wireless announced availability of Apple's iPad. Verizon Wireless will offer three bundles, all featuring an iPad Wi-Fi model and a Verizon MiFi 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot


PayPal Expands Mobile Offerings

October 27, 2010 9:09 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

PayPal has launched a new mobile payments service that allows users to buy goods through a two-click checkout.

HP Launches Slate 500 for Enterprise

October 22, 2010 8:34 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

HP today rolled out the Slate 500 tablet PC, which it says is designed specifically for business, enterprise and vertical customers.

Verizon, AT & T to Sell iPad

October 14, 2010 8:23 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Verizon Wireless has finally gained a foothold in the iOS space with the launch of the Wi-Fi only version of Apple's iPad in retail stores later this month.

iPad Lands at Walmart

October 12, 2010 8:41 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Apple's iPad will hit its third big box store in the United States on Friday, when the tablet becomes available at Walmart's home entertainment department.

RIM Unveils Playbook Tablet

September 27, 2010 1:33 pm | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

RIM took the lid off its rumored tablet device at its developer conference today with the release of the BlackBerry Playbook.


Ahead of the Bell: RIM May Debut Tablet

September 27, 2010 8:27 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BlackBerry maker Research In Motion may unveil details of a new tablet computer aimed at competing with Apple's iPad as early as today.

Dell CEO Flashes 7-inch Android Tablet Computer

September 23, 2010 8:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Dell is working on a 7-inch tablet that runs Google's Android operating software.

RIM Said to Prep Tablet Launch

September 22, 2010 8:26 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

The rumor mill was spinning this morning with reports that Research In Motion (RIM) could launch a tablet as early as next week.

AT & T Rolls Out New Prepaid Broadband Plans, Laptops

September 21, 2010 8:22 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

AT&T has joined the prepaid mobile broadband fray with the launch of a pay-as-you-go data service that includes daily, weekly and monthly pricing.

Samsung Takes Gloves Off Tab

September 17, 2010 8:38 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Samsung talked up the Galaxy's Tab's ability to run websites using Adobe's Flash during a press event in New York last night, complete with an Adobe executive on hand to show a demo.


Review: How the iPad Won Over a Skeptic

September 16, 2010 8:12 am | by Peter Svensson, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

At first glance, the iPad looked like a heavy, overgrown iPod Touch. After just a few months of use, however, this iPad skeptic realized that it's so much more...

Best Buy Expands iPad Sales

September 15, 2010 8:05 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Best Buy is expanding sales of the Apple iPad to more than a thousand retail stores in the United States beginning Sept. 26.

Ericsson Unveils New Tablet Module

September 14, 2010 8:22 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Ericsson released a pair of announcements today to coincide with the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco.

Report: Galaxy Tab Coming to a Carrier Near You

September 13, 2010 8:56 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Samsung's Galaxy Tab may get the same kind of massive distribution that Samsung's Galaxy S line of smartphones has enjoyed.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab - Better Than the iPad?

September 8, 2010 1:18 pm | by Eric Chan,, Special to Wireless Week | Articles | Comments

At last week's IFA 2010 consumer electronics show in Berlin, Samsung unveiled its soon-to-be released iPad competitor - the Galaxy Tab.

Samsung Goes Official with Galaxy Tab

September 2, 2010 8:26 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

After weeks of teasing its new Galaxy Tab tablet in leaks and videos, Samsung has finally taken the wraps off its hopeful iPad competitor.

Archos Unveils 5 New Tablets

September 1, 2010 8:14 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

More is apparently better when you're competing against a product like Apple's iPad.

Review: Dell Streak is Awkward Phone, So-so Tablet

August 26, 2010 7:52 am | by Rachel Metz, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

Lately I've been feeling very self-conscious when talking on the phone in public, and it's not because I'm worried about strangers listening in on my private conversations.

Samsung Teases Galaxy Tablet

August 25, 2010 8:28 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Samsung yesterday rolled out a teaser video of its upcoming tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab...

What Would an HP 'PalmPad' Look Like?

July 28, 2010 8:36 pm | by Jonathan Rettinger,, Special to Wireless Week | Articles | Comments

Rumors of a soon-to-be WebOS iPad competitor peaked last week when it was confirmed that Hewlett Packard had filed a trademark application for the name "PalmPad."

iPad to Launch in 9 More Countries

July 19, 2010 8:09 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple today announced that iPad will be available in Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore this Friday, July 23.

Clearwire Launches 4G-3G for Macs

June 17, 2010 8:04 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Clearwire has launched its first dual-mode 4G dongle for Mac laptops and two new personal hot spots as it continues to expand the device lineup for its mobile WiMAX network.

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