Cortana Now Works With IFTTT And 7 New Smart Home Companies

Microsoft have announced that as of Friday, Cortana now works with IFTTT as well as smart devices form 7 more smart home companies, including Ecobee, Honeywell Lyric, Honeywell Total Connect Comfort, LIFX, TP-Link Kasa, and Geeni. That’s a pretty good push and one that is necessary for Microsoft Cortana in face of competition form Apple Siri, Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, and some of the smaller players in the virtual assistant … more…

10.5-Inch Samsung Tablet With Android 8.0 Leaks – Additional Galaxy Tab S4 / Return Of Galaxy Tab Pro?

Samsung SM-T835 - Samsung Galaxy Tab S4

While digging around today, I noticed that we may be able to look forward to either a 10.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 or the return of some sort of Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro, after the 10.5-inch Samsung SM-T835 had been benchmarked at GFX. If it’s a Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 it should be equipped with a Super AMOLED display, though that may not be the case if it’s a Galaxy … more…

HP Z 3D Camera Release March 19

The HP Z 3D Camera was announced by HP at the CES show in Las Vegas on January 8 where it even managed to won an innovation award for it. And now it’s finally available for pre-order ahead of its March 19 release date: Being first is often pricey, and the HP Z 3D Camera is no exception with a $599 price tag. However, the quality of the design and … more…

Several New Huawei MediaPad And MateBook Devices Leaked Before MWC 2018

The Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is coming up for a few days soon between the end of February and beginning of March. And ahead of MWC 2018, we’ve notced a recent uptick in leaks on Huawei tablets and computers. What we’ve covered the most so far has been the Android 8.0 tablet Huawei Mediapad M5 8.4, but a new Windows 10 MateBook has also been through the same officia … more…

Windows 10 Amazon Music App And Service Launched Today

Windows 10 Music App

The Amazon Music app for Windows 10 was launched in Microsoft App Store today, where this 127MB app is available for download in the US, Canada, UK, Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Spain and Japan to begin with. The reason for the limited international rollout has to do with the app being tied to the national Amazon stores. Though if you live in any other country, it may be possible to … more…

Apple iOS 12 Rumored To Focus On Stability And Reliability Over Plethora Of New Features

If you’ve been a long time user of Apple computers and phones you may have experienced more bugs and problems the last couple of years than you were used to. But according to Mark Gruman at Bloomberg, Apple is now believed to be shifting away from very feature rich updates, and instead focus on quality and reliability. The change may mean a delay in some of the more rad developments, … more…

Alldocube KNote 8 – A 13.3-Inch Windows 10 2-In-1 With Intel Core m3 CPU For $545

Alldocube, or Cube for short, is about to launch something of a rarity among tablets these days, with a 13.3-inch Windows 10 2-in-1 tablet in a Surface clone design (meaning kickstand on the back), and it’s a part of their KNote series of tablets, called Alldocube KNote 8: https://www.gearbest.com/tablet-pcs/pp_1501181.html My first question was weight. OK, so it weighs 1048 grams, and that was to be expected, so good thing it … more…

Crazy Bright Rugged Tablet RuggOn Rextorm PX501 Announced

The two current Apple iPad Pro’s at 10.5 and 12.9 inches were upgraded to feature very impressive 600 nits bright screens during their last update, which gave them far higher maximum brightness than other consumer tablets on the market. Need a tablet with an even brighter screen? Then the latest rugged tablet from RuggOn has a staggering 1000 nits brightness. That’s the maximum brightness of the RuggOn Rextorm PX501, a … more…

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Wi-Fi And 4G LTE Models Available In The US

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

That rugged 8-inch Android 7.1 tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 is available in the US in both Wi-Fi form (SM-T390) or with 4G LTE too (SM-T395). Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 was unveiled in late October as the upgraded successor with more power and higher specs. Samsung doesn’t seem to want to market this tablet for the consumer market though unlike the predecessor, which is something of a shame … more…

Valentine’s Day Means Another Surface Pro Sale With Tablet + Keyboard Cover For $699

Surface Pro Sale February 2018 Valentine's Day

What’s good about some of the few seasonal events throughout the year is that regardless of whether or not you celebrate them in any way, they often become opportunities to buy some popular items on sale. And with the Valentine’s Day sale on Amazon’s Fire tablets, Microsoft doesn’t want to do any worse, and have started their own Valentine’s Day sale in Microsoft Store, with their best offer being a … more…

New Apple iPad To Launch In March Already?

In a report this week from Digitimes on new companies winning contracts with Apple in the supply chain for iPhone, iPad, and MacBook, it says that new models either of these products may be unveiled or launched in March already. That’s unexpected news, and a little out of the timeline that have been expected on new iPads in 2018 at least. Up until now it had been believed that the … more…

Samsung Started Developing Android 8.0 Update For Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Android 8.0 Update

The latest report on Android 8.0 updates for Samsung tablets is that Samsung have begun developing the Android 8.0 update for Samsung Galaxy Tab S3. This is according to Sammobile and GalaxyClub, so I do consider it to be factual information. The date for when we can expect the development to be launched is unknown though, so this is just an update that the Tab S3 Android 8.0 update is … more…

Sale On 11.6-Inch Windows 10 2-In-1 Intel Celeron N3450 And 6GB RAM Powered Jumper EZpad 6 Plus With Surface Type Keyboard For $255

Jumper EZpad 6 Plus

A very decent Windows 10 2-in-1 tablet sale is now under way for 4 days for the 11.6-inch Jumper EZpad 6 Plus with a Microsoft Surface looking Type Cover kind of keyboard included, on sale combined for $256: https://www.geekbuying.com/item/Jumper-EZpad-6-Plus-Tablet-6GB-64GB This Windows 10 tablet with integrated kickstand and detachable keyboard is pretty new, and depending on how we look at it, it is either the sibling tablet or the successor the … more…

Amazon Fire Tablets $10, $20, And $30 Off Between Super Bowl – Valentine’s Day (Feb. 4 To Feb. 13)

Fire Tablet Sale

I just made a bet with my neighbour that the Eagles will win Super Bowl today, despite having the odds against them. We’ll see. What’s definite though is that there’s a sale on Amazon Fire tablets starting today and ending on February 13th: https://www.amazon.com/b?node=6669703011 With the tablet sale, the 7-inch Amazon Fire 7 is $10 off with a price of $39, the larger Fire HD 8 is $20 off at … more…

Jumper EZpad Mini 4S – 8-Inch Windows 10 Tablet

Jumper EZpad Mini 4S

I got a question today if there are any stand-alone 8-inch Windows 10 tablets on the market right now that are still in production after I wrote about the Chuwi Hi 8 Air yesterday, or if they are all dual-OS tablets nowadays. A very understandable question, because there’s been so few of those the last two years. But there is one still in production that is coming out with a … more…