Nintendo Switch is Now Official, As Nintendo’s New Tablet-Console (Video)

As expected, Nintendo unveiled today its long awaited NX product, the long rumored console-tablet, that will be officially known as Nintendo Switch. The device got a 3 minute promo video and a confirmed release in March 2017. It’s everything we expected it to be and more. First, its core product is a modular tablet, with two detachable controllers... 

Nintendo Expected to Announce Details About the NX Tablet today, During a Live Stream

Nintendo has promised to offer extra details about the NX console today, by previewing it via a livestream. The device is widely expected to be a portable console, with the air of a tablet and maybe with Android on board. Last we heard, there was even some correlation between the Nintendo NX and Google Project Tango, so that sounds interesting. Nintendo.com... 

Samsung Patents Laptop Working as Smartphone Dock, With Dual OSes; Feels Like a New PadFone

ASUS hasn’t approached the PadFone product segment in a while now, so I guess it’s the turn of its rivals to do so. It’s no wonder that Samsung has already patented a similar hybrid, one that sees a smartphone inserted into a laptop working as a dock. However, you should also know that ASUS does have a Windows laptop/Android phone... 

Apple Confirms “Hello Again” Event for October 27th, Related to New Mac Models

Those of you bummed out by the lack of Mac-related announcements during Apple’s September event get a second chance now, since Apple announced it’s holding another conference on October 27th. It debuts under the tagline “Hello Again” and it’ll be related to Macs. The event will take place on Apple’s Cupertino campus... 

Patriots Coach Bill Belichick Once Again Attacks Microsoft Tablets, Calls Them “Stupid”

After smashing a Microsoft Surface tablet earlier this month, Patriots coach Bill Belichick once again attacks the MS products, being very unhappy with their performance. Apparently he even did a long rant about the devices during a recent press event. He said he wasn’t going to be using the tablets anymore, in spite of Microsoft being an official... 

ASUS Debuts New Versions of the ZenPad 3S 10 Tablet and ZenPad S 8.0 in Japan; Prices Detailed Here

ASUS has two new flavours of tablets ready to debut in Japan these days, the ZenPad 3S 10 (Z500M) and the ZenPad S 8.0 (Z580CA). The first model goes for $384, while the second will be sold for $336. The ZenPad 3S 10 is famous for being so slim, below 6 mm even even slimmer than the iPad Pro. ASUS ZenPad 3S 10 (Z500M) is a 9.7 inch slate with Android... 

Samsung Engineers Envision New Form Factors for Bendable Devices, Exploring Various Options

We’ve seen quite a few patents related to bendable devices that Samsung has been working with in 2016, so it’s clear that 2017 will bring us something special in that field. A report from this summer talked about a so called “Project Valley”, that would introduce foldable smartphones, that could become a sort of small notebook ... 

Joy 13 Inch Tablet Wants to Replace All Your Photo Albums, Is Meant for a Family Experience

People still gather around the tablet for a holiday or some other family event and share pics from their phones, maybe some more savvy folks send them up to the TV via Chromecast, but the family album remains the core of memories. The Joy 13 inch tablet wants to replace that. This is a Full HD 13.3 inch touchscreen-based device, that can be controlled... 

Amazon Debuts Kindle Paperwhite “Manga Model” in Japan, With 8 Fold Storage Increase

Amazon has just catered to a huge demographic of manga fans, by launching a special Kindle Paperwhite edition in Japan. The device is known as the “Manga Model” Kindle Paperwhite and it greatly expands the device’s original storage. The mainstream model had 4 GB of storage, but the newcomer brings it up to 32 GB. Page turning speed... 

PBS Launches Its Own Tablet for Kids, Dubbed Playtime Pad

Public broadcaster PBS is expanding its coverage and product segments to a new area, as it debuted a tablet this week. It’s a slate for the little ones, focused on the children television programming from PBS. It appears that kids are spending more time in front of tablets than TV sets and PBS caters to that need. The Playtime Pad is the first... 

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