PengPod ships Linux-friendly tablets

PengPod is currently shipping its first Linux-friendly (7 and 10 inch) tablets to customers who pre-ordered the device.

Archos goes platinum with quad-core Android Jelly Bean tablets

Archos has introduced a new lineup of Android Jelly Bean (4.1) powered tablets equipped with high-def IPS displays and quad-core processors.

Is HP going Android for tablets?

The writing is on the wall, and it's clear from many analysts and sales statistics that the traditional PC market is declining.

Report: Smaller tablets eroding Apple's iPad market share

Citi analyst Glen Yeung believes sales of Apple's flagship iPad will continue to decrease as smaller tablets - including the iPad Mini - steadily erode the iPad's market share. 

ARM wants a $100 price point for smartphones and tablets

An ARM executive says he believes $100 price points for both Android smartphones and tablets will be the next big mobile wave.

Microsoft promises to fix stock issues with Surface Pro tablet

Microsoft launched its long-awaited Windows 8 Surface Pro tablet earlier this month, with the device quickly selling out at a number of retailers.

Apple upgrades specs, drops Retina MacBook Pro price point

Apple has dropped the price of its Retina-enabled 13-inch MacBook Pro to a cool $1,499 (from $1,699) for 128GB of flash, and $1,699 for a new 2.6 GHz processor and 256GB of flash.

Global mobile phone sales slide

Mobile phone sales worldwide fell last year for the first time since 2009, says Gartner, dropping 1.7 percent to 1.75 billion units.

FCC defends Lifeline phone subsidy program

The Federal Communications Commission is defending its efforts to tighten up the rules for its Lifeline program, which subsidizes cellphones for people on low incomes.

Vivaldi Linux tablet gets a hardware upgrade

We last checked in about the Vivaldi Linux tablet back in September. As you may recall, the device was originally slated to feature a Plasma Active user interface (UI), yet had encountered a number of hardware-related delays.

Video: Android apps arrive on MS Surface Pro with Bluestacks

Bluestacks users have been able to run Android apps on their Mac OS X and Windows operating systems for quite some time now.

Running Ubuntu on Microsoft's Surface Pro

It may seem somewhat counter-intuitive to run Ubuntu Linux on Microsoft's flagship Windows 8 tablet, which isn't exactly an inexpensive piece of hardware.

Avoid latest iOS upgrade, users warned

Two European carriers are warning iPhone 4S users not to upgrade to iOS 6.1 until Apple fixes bugs - and IT departments are reporting problems too.

Apple tests iWatch with flexible screen

Apple's reported to be working on a smart watch boasting a curved touchscreen and running iOS.

Report: Asus and Intel eye 7-inch Android x86 tablet

Asus and Intel are reportedly teaming up to bring an entry-level x86 tablet to a lucrative mobile market currently dominated by ARM-powered devices.

Android in space: satellite controlled using Nexus One

A British team is putting the finishing touches to the first-ever satellite to be controlled entirely by a mobile phone.

Mobile devices will soon outnumber people

By 2017, there will be more mobile internet devices on the planet than people, new research indicates, putting the internet itself under strain.

Ubuntu-powered smartphones to ship in October

We last discussed the Canonical Ubuntu-powered smartphone a few weeks ago when it was confirmed the devices would use all four corners of the screen to provide a more immersive experience.

Samsung Galaxy S4 to expand touchless gestures

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S4 smartphone will reportedly expand the use of touchless gestures.

Netbooks still rule the education market

Remember netbooks? Yes, the once-popular devices which eventually fell out of favor once tablets like Apple's iPad and Amazon's Kindle took the mobile world by storm.