Packard Bell Dot S netbook hits Europe

The Liberty Tab Android tablet isn’t the only new mobile device heading to Europe under the Packard Bell brand soon. The folks at Notebook Italia got word that the new Packard Bell Dot S netbook is due out soon. The 10 inch netbook features an Intel Atom processor and a 6 cell battery for up […]

Asus Eee Pad Transformer source code now available

Asus has released the kernel source code for the Eee Pad Transformer Android tablet. On the one hand, that’s not too surprising, since the tablet uses open source technology that’s licensed using the GNU General Public License which requires anyone distributing GPL licensed software to make the relevant source code available. What is a little […]

Deals of the Day (4-07-11)

Notebooks and Tablets Acer Aspire 1430z 11.6″ notebook w/Intel Pentium U5600 for $370 – Buy.com Refurb MSI Wind U230 11.6″ notebook w/AMD Neo MV-40 for $275 – Newegg Refurb Archos 7 Home Tablet w/Android 1.5 for $100 – Tigerdirect (coupon: RML22975) Accessories Centon 16GB USB flash drive for $17.99 – TigerDirect Kingston 64GB SSDNow 2.5″ […]

Packard Bell introduces Liberty Tab Android tablet (Acer Iconia Tab for Europe)

Acer subsidiary Packard Bell has introduced a new Android tablet in Europe. If the Packard Bell Liberty Tab looks familiar, that’s because it appears to be a rebranded version of the Acer Iconia Tab A500. But that’s not necessarily a bad thing. The tablet features a 1 GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual core processor, a […]

More signs of a Google Chrome OS tablet build show up in the source code

Google has been showing off mockups of tablets running the upcoming Chrome Operating System for ages, but the folks at CNET spotted a number of changes in the source code for the web browser-based operating system that show some real work is being done to optimize Chrome OS to run on tablets. Google continues to […]