Google Tangor Tablet With USI Pen Spotted

The upcoming Google Tensor powered tablet that Google announced they are planning to launch in 2023 seems to be in development with Universal Stylus Initiative (USI) compatibility in mind. This latest info on the Google tablet comes from Nugiz who discovered an unknown new tablet with the model name Google Tangor certified by USI organization. USI pens have been available from Lenovo and HP for years already, but these more … more…

Google Teases New Tablet For 2023

It’s that time of the year again, the Google I/O developer conference where Google spills the beans on their future plans and what developers should work towards. And as usual, the came with some new hardware info too. Without going into any detail, Google teased a new Google tablet with Android this time. Their last tablet was the Google Pixel Slate that launched in 2018. Google’s next tablet should be … more…

YouTube Shorts Adds New Features For Tablets, Mobile Devices On Web Version

Whether you like or dislike YouTube Shorts, it’s for sure a focus for YouTube at the moment, so Google has announced the rollout of new features. YouTube Shorts is YouTube’s version of short TikTok clips that only lasts a couple of seconds. Shorts have been available on the web version of YouTube for weeks already, but now Google wants to roll out new features to anyone who watches Shorts on … more…

2022 Google Nest Hub Rumored To Be A Tablet

Google’s 2022 model Nest Hub is rumored to transform from the typical thick smart hub design look, over to a more or less regular tablet that’s simply detachable from a charging dock. This is according to sources that 9to5Google are in touch with. All the Google Nest Hub devices that have been launched so far have all had a tablet form when simply viewed from the front, but on the … more…

Android 12L For Tablets And Foldables Announced – Launching In Early 2022

Android 12 L on Tablets

Apple switched over the iOS on iPads to the tablet specific iPadOS last year, and Microsoft has had a tablet mode button that lets users switch between tablet mode and desktop mode for years. So now Google has announced that they will launch their own “large screen” version of their Android OS too. Announced today was the Android 12L, with L standing for Large Screen. It is currently just in … more…

Fuchsia OS Update Rolling Out To Google Nest Hub

Google Nest Hub Fuchsia

Google’s Fuchsia OS that replaces the original OS is reported to upgrade invisibly on unit after unit of people’s 1st generation Google Nest Hub the last couple of days. With the evolution of connected smart devices, it is considered necessary by some programmers to rebuild operating systems from scratch in order to future proof and integrate all connected devices better. Huawei has been doing the same thing. The Fuchsia replacement … more…

Ambient Mode Coming To Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab And Smart Tab M8 In December

This week Google announced that the Ambient Mode feature is rolling out to select Android tablet and smartphones, and the first two tablets with Ambient Mode are the Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab and Lenovo Smart Tab M8. This feature is announced as rolling out to these two tablets in December, but the Lenovo Smart Tab M8 haven’t launched yet anyway, so that tablet will effectively be launched with Ambient Mode. … more…

Report Says Google Testing Gesture Support For Chrome Tablets

HP Chromebook x2

A report in 9To5Google suggests that Google is transferring some Android 10 features to Chrome OS, specifically gesture support. The gesture support in question are the new swipe gesture type of navigation that has replaced the traditional navigation buttons in Android. It would make sense that this feature were transferred onto Chrome too since the interface trend is to do away with on-screen navigation objects that can be replaced by … more…

Goolge Announce New Pixel 4 Phones, Pixelbook Go Chromebook, New Nest Products, Earbuds

Google held its annual autumn event today and unveiled a few upgrades and updates. The product that might interest the most is the new Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL phones that will launch next week, on October 24. These are Android 10 smartphones with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processors, 6GB RAM, triple cameras, new gesture controls, and a test of the new car crash detection app in the US. New … more…

Google Pixelbook Go Previewed

9To5Google appears to be sitting on a preview of what is called the upcoming Google Pixelbook Go, a new Pixelbook from Google that’s expected to be unveiled next week on October 15. Google Pixelbook Go looks similar to the Google Atlas codenamed computer that leaked in a video as far back as April this year. Given that this 13.3-inch laptop is equipped with options of both Full HD and 4K … more…

Google Said To Cancel Its Two Planned Google Tablets This Week

Our friends at Computerworld says it has spoken to a spokesperson at Google who says that Google have in fact canceled its two pre-production tablets, as mentioned in a meeting on Wednesday this week. Google had not announced any such tablets, but two tablets at least that have partially leaked from before, both of which have been believed to be Google tablets. The same spokesperson is also quoted as saying … more…

8-Inch & 10-Inch Chrome Tablets ‘Flapjack’ Benchmarked

MediaTek MT8183

Chrome OS followers Chrome Unboxed have noticed that the purported upcoming Chrome tablets that have been spotted by its paper trail here and there for months, have just been benchmarked these days too. Simply being tested under the name “Google Flapjack”, the Chrome OS tablets were benchmarked in Geekbench four times in a row, with a max score of 1222 in single-core and 5002 in multi-score, as they appear to … more…

10-Inch Google Nest Hub Max Announced

Google Nest Hub Max

During Google’s press conference today, Google announced a larger smart home hub than the 7-inch one already in their lineup, as they announced the new 10-inch Google Nest Hub Max today. It looks just like a traditional 10-inch Android tablet in white, but then you immediately notice the large speaker, hub, and stand that it’s glued onto, which tells you that it’s not even a docked tablet, but another smart … more…

More Google Tabets And Pixelbooks To Come Says Google

A rumor among some tech writers got a little out of hand last month after it was claimed by a website that Google was cutting staff in computer hardware development, which led to speculation that Google might drop all tablets and Pixelbooks altogether at some point. But after a recent Google event called Cloud Next 2019, 9To5Google can report that Google is planning to launch new slim devices in the … more…

Benchmarks Sets Off Asus Or Google Chrome OS Tablet Rumors

Some of this weeks benchmarks have set off a lot of rumors and speculations while people have trying to decipher what devices are what. The benchmarks points to unannounced Chrome OS tablets and other Chrome OS devices, but at this point they are difficult to ascribe to specific manufacturers and possible model lines. About Chromebooks belives the Google Rammus with the Shyvana motherboard could be a Pixel Slate alternative from … more…