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NVIDIA may be working on 3D, quad-core Tegra chips

There was a time when ARM-based chips were viewed as the low powered wimps of the computing world. But that’s all changing. ARM-based chips today can be multi-core processors that can handle 1080p HD video playback, a decent bit of number crunching, and low power consumption. And things just keep getting better: a leaked product […]

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LG G-Slate makes a cameo in a Korean music video, 3D camera and all

Well shiver me timbers. Rumors have been floating around for the past week or two that LG’s upcoming G-Slate tablet would have a 3D display (no glasses required) and a 3D camera. I hadn’t really placed much stock in those rumors because, well… they sounded crazy. But it tuns out that a tablet with LG […]

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Deal of the Day

I just spotted a bonus weekend edition deal of the day that’s a bit too good to pass up. Newegg is selling  refurbished Dell Inspiron Mini IM1012 netbook with a 10.1 inch. 1024 c 600 pixel display, a 1.66GHz Intel Atom N450 processor, 1GB of memory, a 160GB hard drive, Windows 7 Starter Edition and […]

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Samsung, Toshiba post teasers for next-gen Android tablets

Toshiba showed off an unnamed tablet at CES this year, which the company says will run Google Android 3.0 when it launches later this year. And I’d be shocked if Samsung wasn’t already planning the sequel to its successful Galaxy Tab Android tablet. So I’m not particularly surprised to see that both companies have posted […]

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HTC confirms tablet plans

Smartphone maker HTC still isn’t talking much about its upcoming tablet… but at least company execs have started talking. Speaking to the BBC, HTC CEO Peter Chou said the company doesn’t want to rush into the market, but that HTC is working on a tablet which he hopes “meets consumers’ needs.” Yup, that’s all we’ve […]

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Deals of the Day (1-21-11)

stuf Netbooks, Notebooks, and Tablets Refurb Asus Eee PC 1001PXB netbook w/Atom N450, Win 7 Starter for $221 – Newegg Asus Eee PC 1015PED 10″ netbook w/Atom N475, Win 7 Starter for $320 – Newegg (coupon: EMCKJHJ23) Dell Inspiron Mini only $199 with the purchase of any PC $699 or greater – Dell Lenovo thinkPad […]

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AMD could position its low power Brazos chips for use in tablets

When I spoke with AMD recently about the company’s new Brazos chips including the low power AMD Ontario and Zacate processors, the company made it clear that while there was nothing stopping PC makers from using these chips in tablets, they were really designed with low power laptop and desktop computers in mind. While most […]