SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 25, 2014 – Tablet TV is nearing its San Francisco-area beta launch in partnership with the KOFY-TV station, owned by Granite Broadcasting – and the timing looks to be ideal. There is extremely strong market demand for an untethered tablet live television solution, and the demographics of this market are the kind that advertisers love. By putting the ability to watch and record all subscription-free, live HD television anywhere directly onto tablets (through an over-the-air signal transmitted to a small antenna), Tablet TV looks well-positioned to capitalize on consumers’ unmet needs. (more…)
Apple is set to launch not only new iPhones and a possible wearable soon, but also a new line of iPads, according to Bloomberg. (more…)
The iPhone 5S, 5C, and iOS 7 are now out and available to all. Now it’s time for some new iPads. Apple has been making a lot of big changes lately, and we expect many of them to extend to its fifth iPad 5 and second iPad Mini. Both devices defined their categories and they are both set for an upgrade. We aren’t expecting Apple to reinvent the tablet this year or come out with a new iPad model, but there are some changes afoot. Below is everything we think we know about the iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2. (more…)
Apple has placed orders for more than 10 million iPad mini units for the fourth quarter, according to a new report. (more…)
The New York Times has reported that Apple is developing a smaller, 7.85-inch iPad, citing unnamed people “with knowledge of the project who declined to be named discussing confidential plans.” (more…)
LOS ANGELES — Forget about operating systems. Forget about mice, keyboards and snoozy computer accessories. Microsoft is now a full-fledged, no-excuses mobile computing manufacturer. On Monday a team of excited executives showed off Microsoft Surface — a pair of Windows tablets accompanied by clever keyboard covers that aspire to true innovation in the mobile space. (more…)
Over the weekend Bloomberg broke the news regarding IPad3 being moved into Production. Expected to be released in March. (more…)
2012 appears to be the year that the BIG Chipmaker pushes further into the Mobile Market. With it’s latest “Atom” processor dubbed Medfield. It’s lower power and all in one chip approach could bring the chip giant the leg up in this lucrative, market.
Intel released the prototype of a Smart Phone running Google’s Android OS on the Medfield.
The Chip and devices will be directly targeting the domination that ARM processors have held on the Mobile, Smartphone and Tablet markets. Recent news out of AMD also reported a shift toward capturing a piece of this market as well.
Sources: Technology Review, TheVerge