Tablets

All the latest tablet news, featuring regular updates and stories on all of the best tablets available in the UK and future releases on the Dialaphone Blog.

Microsoft Launching Windows 8 Tablets at CES 2011?

Microsoft may be lifting the curtain on a more touchscreen friendly OS, Windows 8 at the CES convention in Las Vegas next month. The manufacturer is reported to be bringing some new devices along for the ride too.

Motorola’s Honeycomb Tablet Pops Up in Taiwan

New shots of Motorola’s upcoming Honeycomb tablet have been posted online. The pictures give both the anticipated device, which has been given several potential names, and Android 3.0 a good showing off.

Leaked iPad 2 Case Confirms Rear Camera

An iPad 2 case from a Chinese accessories manufacturer shows space for a rear facing camera. The leak is the latest in a string of speculation that the tablet newcomer will come complete with some form of snapper.

iPad 2 Shipping in February 2011

The iPad 2 will be shipping in the next 100 days according to sources at Taiwan-based component makers. Up to 600,000 units are said to be getting out of the door by the end of February in time for an April release.

Slate Entry: Motorola Android 3.0 Tablet Confirmed

Google’s VP of Engineering Andy Rubin had another surprise in store for punters at yesterday’s D:Dive into Mobile event and pulled out a Motorola tablet running Android 3.0 Honeycomb. He even gave a brief demo of the future OS.

Dual Camera iPad Deal May Be Sealed

New rumours are suggesting that Apple may have signed a deal with a supplier to bring a double helping of camera hardware to the next iPad. Although the company in question are yet to confirm the reports, they’ve had dealings with Cupertino before.

‘The Daily’ iPad Newspaper Delayed Until Next Year?

Sources are claiming that The Daily, a joint digital newspaper effort by Apple and Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp may be delayed until 2011. If this turns out to be true, we may not be seeing Apple’s newest software iOS 4.3 just yet either.