Is Android Honeycomb a "tablet only" OS?

After months and months of anticipation, rumor has it that Android 3.0 - a.k.a Honeycomb - may never arrive on smartphones, at least in its current form.

Report: Nvidia prepping Tegra 3D processor

Nvidia is reportedly planning to ship a 3D enabled Tegra 2 processor later this year.

Acer says netbooks are here to stay

Yesterday, we quoted reports suggesting that Acer would be replacing its netbook lineup with next-gen Sandy Bridge x86 tablets. Acer's official response?

Apple laughs at competing tablets

Apple COO Tim Cook says he is utterly unimpressed by the plethora of Android and Windows-based tablets showcased in glitzy Las Vegas during CES 2011.

Is Acer ditching netbooks for tablets?

Acer is planning to gradually phase out its netbook lineup in favor of Sandy Bridge-powered (Intel x86) tablets.

Tablets continue to threaten PC sales

Despite the meteoric rise of tablet devices, worldwide PC shipments totaled 93.5 million units in the fourth quarter of 2010, marking a 3.1 percent increase from Q4 2009. 

Can ARM help AMD win the mobile game?

AMD is poised to launch an exploratory tablet campaign based on its next-gen "Bobcat" architecture.

No, your Android tablet can't run Honeycomb

Are you looking forward to booting Honeycomb on your current Android tablet? 

Well, sorry to disappoint, but it seems as if the next-gen iteration of Google's popular mobile operating system requires some pretty hefty specs.

Tablet sales spike 226 percent as PC market slows

Tablet sales are expected to spike by a staggering 226 percent in 2011.

Microsoft codes ARM-friendly Windows OS

Microsoft will reportedly announce an ARM-friendly version of its flagship Windows operating system at CES 2011 in January.

Tegra 2 to power next-gen tablets in 2011

A number of prominent mobile vendors have reportedly selected Nvidia's dual-core Tegra 2 to power a new generation of tablets.

Are tablets redefining entire industries?

Tablets like Apple's iPad are expected to act as a catalyst for the rapid convergence of consumers, computers and communications.

Is making a Windows 7 for tablets like putting lipstick on a pig?

There’s been much speculation about next-gen tablets powered by Microsoft Windows 7. 

However, recent rumors point towards a Redmond-branded tablet featuring a specialized UI running on top of a standard Windows 7 kernel.

Say goodbye to the PC-centric era

The PC-centric is drawing to an unceremonious close, with smartphones, tablets and other mobile app-enabled devices expected to outpace PC sales over the next 18 months.

Yes, ARM scares PCs


PC market forecasters have lowered their previously enthusiastically high sales forecast for 2010 from an annual growth (over 2009) of 18% down to 14% - which is a 32% reduction.

Can Acer take on the iPad with its Android and Windows tablets?

Acer is gearing up to take on Apple's wildly successful iPad with a slew of Android and Windows powered tablets.

AMD targets lucrative tablet market

AMD has confirmed that it is prepping at least one APU (Accelerated Processing Unit) for entry into the lucrative tablet market.

Mobile Wars: ARM says Intel's Atom just isn't good enough

ARM CEO Warren East says that Intel's x86-based Atom processor is currently less efficient than RISC-powered mobile chips.

Asus wants to be an iPad killer

Asus is preparing to challenge Apple’s popular iPad with a slew of Windows and Android tablets.

Is Intel too late for tablets?

Intel currently dominates the PC market and is hoping to replicate its success in the tablet space.