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Velocity Micro launches Cruz T510 9.7 inch Android 4.0 tablet for $249

The Velocity Micro Cruz T510 is a tablet with a 9.7 inch, 1024 x 768 pixel display, a 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 processor, and Android 4.0 operating system. Velocity Micro introduced the tablet in January, and now it’s available for purchase for $249. Velocity Micro has been making decent inexpensive tablets for a few years, […]

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Android is about to get a lot faster thanks to Linaro

The folks behind the Linaro open source software project have put a little time into tweaking Google Android to use the gcc 4.7 toolchain. The result is a version of Android that can perform many tasks between 30 and 100 percent faster than the version of Android Google 4.0 Google currently offers through the AOSP […]

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$70 MK802 Android 4.0 PC dissected – video

A number of Chinese hardware makers are manufacturing tiny computers running Google Android 4.0. The PC-on-a-stick looks like a USB flash drive, but has a 1.5 GHz Allwinner A10 processor, and HDMI port for connecting a display and a USB port for connecting a mouse, keyboard, or other accessory. We’ve seen the little computer sold […]

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Android 4.0 coming to Sony Tablet P dual-screen tablet May 24th

Sony has announced plans to roll out a software update for the Sony Tablet P starting May 24th. The update will bring Android 4.0 to the dual-screen tablet, as well as Sony’s “small apps” feature which lets you run a handful of apps in small windows without first minimizing the app you were using. The […]

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Asus rolls out Face Unlock update for the Eee Pad Transformer

Asus is rolling out a minor software update for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer tablet in the US and Canada. The last major update allowed users to upgrade from Android 3.2 to Android 4.0. Today’s update improves stability and offers a few new features including support for Face Unlock, letting you unlock your device by […]

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Asus releases Android 4.0 for the Eee Pad Slider

The Asus Transformer line of Android tablets gets a lot of attention — and for good reason. These tablets have fast processors, slim designs, and offer the option of connecting a keyboard dock for extended typing sessions — and extended battery life. Every member of the Transformer family can also now run the latest version […]

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Huawei offers Android 4.0 update for the MediaPad tablet

The Huawei MediaPad was the first 7 inch tablet to ship with Google Android 3.2 Honeycomb when the tablet launched. But Android 3.2 is so 2011… fortunately Huawei has released a software update for the tablet that allows it to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. You can find the new software in the downloads […]

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New kernel brings Netflix to Android 4.0 Kindle Fire

Kindle Fire owners have been hacking Amazon’s $199 Android 2.3 tablet to install unofficial versions of Android 4.0 since late last year. But while those early builds of Android 4.0 offer most of the feature’s you’d expect, up until now they’ve been based on older Android kernels and have lacked support for features such as hardware […]