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The tablet, which debuted to positive reception at IFA 2013 in September, is the successor to last year’s 101 XS and offers a 10.1-inch 1280 x 800 resolution IPS display, a 1.6GHz quad-core Cortex... A9 ARM processor and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

It also comes with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, dual-band Wi-Fi, and the neat Coverboard magnetic keyboard cover which was also on the first-generation...

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BERLIN, GERMANY: Archos detailed a raft of new products at the IFA convention, including the new Titanium smartphones, the high-end Titanium tablets, the Xenon tablet range and the 101 XS 2 –... the convertible Android tablet which succeeds the original 101 XS, which launched last year.

The latter offers a faster quad-core 1.6GHz processor and an enhanced screen (1280 x 800 resolution...

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At the high end is the Archos Platinum lineup, which includes aluminum-clad slates running quad-core processors, Android 4.2 and displays with up to 2,048 x 1,536 resolution.

Also new, the Xenon... tablet series — three devices that the company says will be "cheaper than Apple or Samsung Wi-Fi tablets." 

Specs aren't available yet, but look for Archos to also show a...

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It’s fair to say that the iPad isn’t exactly short of keyboard docks. Logitech, Kensington, iLuv, Zagg and even fellow tablet maker Archos have all come out with compelling products in the... last three years, from integrated keyboards with adjustable kickstands to one Bluetooth keyboard which can even be rotated 360 degrees to be used a stand.

However, in a bid to move away from more...

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The device maker looks set to unveil 5 new Android tablets and seven smartphones at the annual IFA conference early next month.

There are few details available at this point other than the tablets... are expected to be designed around such themes as gaming, education, and connected television and some of the high end models will include 3G connectivity.

IFA 2013 runs from September 6-11 in Germa...

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Qooq tablet gives chefs food for thought

It should come to little surprise that a French company launched a cooking tablet. The French do, after all, love their food.

Qooq unveiled the waterproof... dual-core Linux tablet over a year ago at CES and promised at the time that it would be perfect for the kitchen environment.

It certainly cooks up a feast when it comes to the specifications. The Qoo...

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Apple exited 2012 with about a 50% share of the tablet market, a share most research firms think has slipped a bit further in recent months.

Android tablets are the iPad's biggest competitor,... but that covers a range of devices from various vendors.

“It’s inevitable that Android tablets will overtake iOS-powered slates, though we see no single vendor challenging Apple’s...

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The Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles recently deployed iPads in its neonatal intensive care unit (NCIU), primarily for mothers to interact with their new-born children and medical staff.

The... roll-out sees one iPad being given to the mother, while another is placed next to a child’s incubator when admitted to NCIU. Mothers are allowed to log onto to the solution, which is called BabyTime...

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The Archos 80 Platinum includes an 8-inch, 1024 x 768 display and is, according to Archos, almost twice as fast as Amazon’s 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD ($299) with twice the RAM (2 GB) and front and... back cameras for $199. It’s set to be released this month.

What might be considered the mid-range model of the three, the Archos 97 Platinum HD is a 9.7-inch tablet with 2048 x 1536 resolut...

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The new Bluetooth Keyboard for iPad is the first product from a new division Archos has formed that will produce other peripherals for non-Archos brands.

While a number of companies, including... big peripheral makers like Logitech and Kensington, already offer a range of iPad keyboards and cases, Archos enters the market with what it says is the thinnest iPad keyboard to date.

The Bluet...