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German WeTab is now a subsidiary of 4tiitoo

It looks like we can stop calling the 11.6 inch German tablet that can run Linux and Android apps the Neofonie WeTab. Neofonie is now out of the picture, with the WeTab becoming a wholly-owned subsidiary of 4tiitoo, the company that developed the custom software interface for the tablet. The tablet has been available in […]

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Neofonie WeTab director steps down after posting fake reviews online

Well this can’t be good. Neofonie managing director Helmut Hoffer has resigned after he was caught writing positive reviews of the company’s WeTab 11.6 inch tablet on Amazon under fake names. Hoffer says he wrote the reviews without consulting with management or the communications department at Neofonie, and has issued a statement saying it was […]

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Noefonie WeTab German tablet to be partially ad-supported

The Neofonie WeTab is an 11.6 inch tablet with a custom Linux interface and a home screen filled with a series of widgets to give you access to your most important information at a glance. Apparently along with updates from your email, instant messenger, news feeds, and social networking sites, that includes advertising. Tblt.de reports […]

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Tablet News roundup: WePad becomes WeTab, iPad goes international on May 28

It’s been a busy day for tablet news. As usual, the iPad gets top billing, but it’s not the only game in town. Here’s a brief roundup of tablet news from around the world: Apple iPad to ship internationally on May 28th Apple will start taking iPad pre-orders on May 10th in a number of […]

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Closer look at the WePad prototype (Germany iPad wannabe?)

Sure, the iPad is the tablet of the moment. But it’s hardly the only touchscreen tablet coming out in the near future. One of the more interesting models I’ve seen is the WePad, an 11.6 inch tablet from German company Neofonie. But while the Apple iPad is in the hands of reviewers and ready to […]