News Round Up: Import Ban on Apple Prodcuts? Samsung vs Apple Trail End, Surface Gets Price Point & Cyanogen Mod 10

This week Post PC Nation takes a closer look at the possible import ban on the Apple products in the US, the end of the Samsung Apple trail as well as pricing for the Windows RT edition of Microsoft’s surface tablet and Cyanogen mod 10…

Why Apple Thinks that People Buy Android Phones

The legal battle between Samsung and Apple rages on and one of the fantastic side effects is that we get a glimpse into the way the companies think about technology.  An internal study from Apple was released during the trail this week that might be …

ASUS Transformer Pad Tablets Receive PlayStation Games

Boom! ASUS has just ignited a giant bomb. As the company has just announced via Twitter, the ASUS Transformer Pad… series will soon have PlayStation certification. Sony and ASUS have also signed a deal that ensures that a variety of games from the Sony PlayStation

Xiaomi Mi2 Smartphone with 4.3 Inch 720p Display, 2GB RAM & Qualcomm Quad Core CPU for $314

The Chinese manufacturers are better known as a low-cost suppliers, but this cliché is actually not true, because with ZTE, Huawei and last but not least Xiaomi, there are some manufacturers that make real high-end smartphones. The new Mi2 Xiaomi phone fits the bill. Equipped…

Top 10 Android Racing Games Video

Smartphones and tablets are competing more and more with traditional gaming consoles. With the Nvidia Tegra 3 quad core processor, these devices offer more than enough power for demanding games. And why should we be limited to playing in the living room or on the…

Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean on the Samsung Galaxy S3 *Videos*

The Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S3… is imminent. This is of course no surprise. It would have been shocking if Google would not deliver the Android update to the latest and greatest smartphone. The only question was: When? Although the

Surface Tablets for $199? Microsoft’s Competitive Price – Fact or Fiction

We’ve heard a lot of crazy numbers lately in regards to the price of the Microsoft Surface Tablet. This new number is simultaneously the most crazy and most exciting of all: $199! I can hear you saying What?! I thought you said over $1,000! Yes,…

Archos FamilyPad Tablet with 13.3 Inch Screen Appears at FCC

Archos is preparing for the imminent launch of a new tablet with an especially large screen. The device, called Archos FamilyPad, has now surfaced at the U.S. communications regulatory FCC. The tablet looks anything but compact because it will come with a huge 13.3-inch display.…

Toshiba ARM Based Windows 8/RT Tablets On Ice – Delivery Problems with TI and Qualcomm CPU’s?

Uhoh, this is not a good sign! The Japanese manufacturer Toshiba has abandoned plans for the introduction of Windows RT tablets and laptops running on ARM-based technology (that is the ARM version of Windows 8). Toshiba officially stated that “delayed components that make a timely…

Google Nexus 7 vs. Amazon Kindle Fire – Video Duel Betwixt $200 Tablets

Google and Amazon both offer their 7-inch tablets for the bargain price of just $200. But now the Kindle Fire… seems a bit outdated and completely outreached by the new Nexus 7 from Google and ASUS. Sascha has dared to compare the Kindle Fire to

Korean Carriers Comfirm iPhone 5 Coming with LTE

Speculating about the details of the iPhone… seems to have eveolved into a professional sport, but when carriers weigh in on the subject, that takes things to a whole new level. SK Telecom and KT, have told Korea Times that they’re currently in-talks with Apple

Google Nexus 7: Final Review by Sascha – Best Android Tablet Ever?

A quad-core tablet for under $200 with the latest Android OS from Google included? What began 12 months still sounded like a fairytale from Shenzhen, has now become the reality of a premium OEMs, as ASUS in cooperation with Google has created exactly what many…

Review: Samsung Galaxy Beam Pico Projector Smartphone [Video]

The Samsung Galaxy Beam… is a smartphone in a league of its own, this mid range handset hit the street with a 1GHz dual-core ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500 processor running a Mali-400 GPU, so think Samsung S2. It’s also got 768MB of RAM and 8GB of

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Shows Up in Pictures – Jelly Bean to Be Announced for Galaxy S3 at IFA?

There are two upcoming Samsung events that have electrified our imaginations. Tomorrow an event is scheduled at which we expect to see the Galaxy Note 10.1…. But that’s already up in circulation, so we can not exclude the possibility that tomorrow’s presentation might include

Smartphone Market Nearly Monopolized by Android – Apple & iOS Losing Ground

Hooray, finally the statistics for market development are in! Gartner has released its report on the development of the mobile market in the second quarter of 2012. First, the smartphone: smartphones are on the upswing and now have a large share of the total volume…