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In the past, the likes of Wall Street Journal and others have claimed that both Apple and Samsung are working on 12-inch and 13-inch tablets with a view to bringing them to market in 2014, and that... speculation has now ramped up a notch following the latest news on the grapevine.

Citing unidentified sources, Chinese media report that Apple may already be testing the much-rumored 12.9-inch...

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The American Lawyer reports that the two companies have come to a confidential agreement which will see Motorola “eventually phase out” its Xoom tablet brand.

Motorola first... introduced the Xoom brand to the world at CES in 2010 where it announced the first Xoom tablet, a 10-inch slate running Android 3.0 (Honeycomb). This was the first Android operating system optimized...

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In a recent blog post, the company said that the hybrid XO Tablet will launch at Walmart on July 16 before coming to other retailers in the U.S., Europe and in North and South America at a later date.

OLPC’s... mission is to get affordable tablets in the hands of young children in developing countries, but that program has been somewhat stunted by delays in the past.

Prototype models turned up at CES 2011 and 2012 but, on...

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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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Tablets will account for about 80% of all computers sold by 2016, according to an article at the site Twice, quoting CEA researchers. The CEA is the group behind the giant CES consumer electronics show. 

A... big part of tablet’s growth will come at the expense of PC sales as well as lower  cost tablet models. Jack Cutts, CEA’s business intelligence senior manager, said he expects $99 tablets to be available...

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The company confirmed the news on Twitter and via email and also updated the ThinkPad Helix product page with price and reseller details.  

FCC filings for the ThinkPad Helix were logged... in December of last year and the tablet subsequently appeared at CES a month later.

Despite this, the tablet — which boasts an 11.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 resolution) dock-able display, up...

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The Android 4.1 tablet starts at $499.99 for the 16GB model (available in black) and has a number of unique features, in addition to the 10.1-inch 1920 x 1200 resolution display and quad-core 1.5GHz... Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU.

The tablet’s “Reality Display” is designed to be capable of sharper, more vivid images than Sony’s previous tablets, while it can also wi...

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Seton Hall University has deployed a variety of iPads and Windows 8 tablets over the years but has now announced that new undergraduates, freshmen, transfers and juniors (except those in the Mac program)... would receive the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix as part of its Mobile Computing 2013 program.

Although the education establishment considered a number of different devices, it was decided that the ThinkPad...

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Schmidt was speaking at the D: Dive into Mobile event in New York today, where he hinted that a Motorola phablet could be in the offing sooner rather than later.

“They have a new set of... products, which are phenomenal,” Schmidt told AllThingsD writers Ina Fried and Liz Gannes. “Very, very impressive.”

Prompted further on what these devices could be, Schmidt wa...

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Lenovo revealed the news on its Twitter account, but detailed that the vague launch date is only applicable to the US market. Overseas buyers have been advised to "inquire elsewhere depending... on where you live".

It is worth noting that this availability could be subject to change, judging by Lenovo’s recent shipping date estimates.

The firm has, after all, already del...