IFA 2013: Lenovo launches Google Nexus rival, the S5000

From Lenovo comes a new Google Nexus 7 rival, the S5000. Unveiled at IFA 2013 in Berlin, the compact 7inch tablet measures just 7.9mm and is also quite light tipping the scales at 246 grammes. Running Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean),…

Xbox Smartglass hits Nexus 7 sized 7-inch Android tablets

Microsoft's Xbox SmartGlass app is now compatible with 7-inch Android tablets. Nexus 7 owners rejoice! Though already available through the Google Play store, the app now has the official seal of approval for larger screened devices, with the update bringing…

Google Nexus 7 3G tablet back on sale in UK

The 3G version of Google's superb Nexus 7 Android tablet is back on sale in the UK after stock of the first batch sold out shortly after initially going on sale. The 32GB tablet, priced at £239, is an absolute…

Google to devs: Make more Android tablet apps!

Following the launch of the Google Nexus 10 tablet and the continued success of the Nexus 7 tablet, Google is urging app developers to create ground-up tablet versions of their Android apps rather than just offering re-scaled editions of their…

Apple iPad dominates tablet market with 68% market share

Despite stiff competition from the Samsung Galaxy Tab range, Google's Nexus 7 and Amazon's Kindle Fire, Apple's iPad continues to dominate tablet sales, with a 68% market share. New second quarter data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) shows that…

Archos 97 Carbon Android tablet revealed

Archos are expanding their Android Ice Cream Sandwich range with a new line of tablets under the "Elements" name. Set to go head to head with the Google Nexus 7 tablet, the first of the range to hit stores will…