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Compal repurposes Fusion Garage Grid 10 design for upcoming tablet

The Fusion Garage Grid 10 tablet wasn’t exactly a success with critics… or with anyone else. The company went out of business earlier this year. But Engadget Chinese reports that Taiwanese device maker Compal is giving the hardware new life and calling it the Compal Smart Pad PBJ40. The move makes some sense, since the Grid 10’s […]

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Fusion Garage goes belly up, owes creditors $40 million

When we last checked in on Fusion Garage, Brad had declared the company only mostly dead. Today, however, it appears as though it’s time to put on the toe tag and zip up the bag: Fusion Garage is done. On January 20th, the company’s creditors will be sitting down with representatives from PricewaterhouseCoopers and taking […]

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Fusion Garage hits more speedbumps, Grid10 tablet may be as dead as the JooJoo

Fusion Garage doesn’t have a great track record of delivering high quality products. Last year the company generated a lot of headlines with its JooJoo tablet (which started out its life as the CrunchPad before the company parted ways with TechCrunch founder Mike Arrington). When the tablet finally hit the market it was widely panned […]

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This is what a dissected Fusion Garage Grid 10 tablet looks like

The Fusion Garage Grid 10 is a tablet with a 10 inch display and an unusual operating system that’s based on Google Android. It has a custom home screen, web browser, and suite of applications, but the tablet can run many Android applications. It sells for $299. Fusion Garage introduced the tablet in August, but […]

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Fusion Garage Grid 10 software update coming within 4 weeks

The Fusion Garage Grid 10 is a tablet with a 10 inch display and an unusual operating system called GridOS. Sure, the software is based on Android and it can run most Android applications, but the idea behind GridOS was to offer something different — including support for gesture-based navigation, a highly customizable home screen […]

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Fusion Garage Grid 10 tablet price drops to $299 (down from $499)

The first tablet from Fusion Garage running the new GridOS software was scheduled to start shipping this week. But just a few days before launch the company has knocked about $200 off the price tag and the ship date has been pushed a few weeks until October 1st. Now you can pre-order a Grid 10 […]

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Fusion Garage unveils the Grid 10 tablet, makes android look hard

Fusion Garage made a name for itself with the JooJoo tablet, a disappointing tablet that launched in 2010. Now the company is back with a new tablet called the Grid 10 and a smartphone called the Grid 4 — and they run a new Android-based operating system called GridOS. The Grid 10 goes up for […]

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JooJoo goes vertical: Fusion Garage tablet finds future in enterprise

The Fusion Garage JooJoo tablet may not have been a wild success story in the consumer space, but the company is banking on the problem being software-related, not hardware. The JooJoo was envisioned as a web-0nly tablet running a light weight operating system that only served to launch a web browser without the ability to […]