Posted inNews

Toshiba Encore 10 inch Windows tablet in the works?

The Toshiba Encore 8 is a Windows tablet with an 8 inch screen and the model number WT8-A32. So what’s the Toshiba WT10? That’s the name of a tablet that recently showed up at the WiFi Certification website. It’s described as an ultra mobile PC with Windows 8.1 software… and the name suggests it could […]

Posted inNews

HP Slate 8 Plus tablet in the works

HP’s tablet lineup includes a few 8 inch models including the $170 HP 8 budget model and the $330 HP Slate 8 Pro with a faster CPU and higher-resolution display. But it looks like there’s room for at least one more: an unannounced device called the HP Slate 8 Plus received WiFi certification recently. The WiFi […]

Posted inNews

Kingston Wi-Drive is a wireless hard drive for your iPad or other tablet

Sure, Google is adding support for USB peripherals to Android 3.1, which means that you may eventually be able to carry around your complete movie collection on a USB hard drive and plug it in when you need it. But what about the iPad? There’s no USB host support on that tablet. Seagate recently introduced […]

Posted inNews

Broadcom pushes combination WiFi, Bluetooth chip for notebooks and tablets

Wireless chips that bundle WiFi, Bluetooth, 3G, GPS and other functions are pretty standard for smartphones. But most notebooks and netbooks which offer Bluetooth use separate wireless cards for WiFi and Bluetooth functions. That makes it easy to offer Bluetooth as an option rather than a standard feature. But wireless chip-maker Broadcom wants to make […]