ARM to Become the Next Big Thing in Personal Computing

Ubuntu Netbook Edition ARM Reference DesignIt seems the stars are aligning for proponents of ARM processors. We're seeing them used in our mobile devices, network media streamers, TVs, and soon our laptops and desktops. IDC is predicting that 13% of computers by 2015 will be using them (related). We told you that the next version of Windows will support ARM [...]

ARCHOS to Unveil a Super Tablet at IFA 2011

Android BumblebeeWe told you ARNOVA is ARCHOS' new budget brand. Well, now we're learning that ARCHOS has plans to take things up a notch and produce tablets on par with Apple's iPad 2 and Motorola's XOOM. According to a company rep. at CeBIT, ARCHOS will unveil a new high-end Android tablet at IFA this September. No [...]

Tablet Version of Android Most Likely Launching with Honeycomb Release in 2011

Android Tablet Prototype at D: Dive Into MobileMonday night, Google's Andy Rubin, demonstrated a prototype Android tablet to the D: Dive Into Mobile audience. As you can see in the video below, the tablet version of Android (Honeycomb build) is drastically different than the mobile version we're accustomed to. It's much more tablet-friendly you can say... sporting larger icons, a tablet optimized [...]

NVIDIA Tegra 2 Demo Shows Flash 10.1 Support and Unreal Tournament Gaming

NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dev Board Demo Running FlashExcellent! Today we've got two videos showcasing the prowess of the NVIDIA Tegra 2 platform. The first video by SlashGear shows the Notion Ink Adam Internet Tablet playing Flash video via Adobe's still-under-development Flash 10.1 plug-in for Android. The second video, recorded by Armdevices.net at MWC 2010, shows one Android tablet playing Flash video in [...]

Sonic to Deliver 3D Movie Experience via PC to 3D-Ready HDTVs and PC Displays

NVIDIA GeForce Vision BoxI'm still trying to wrap my head around this one. Sonic says they will be releasing 1080p 3D movies through their CinemaNow service in the near future. Good news, right? Well, according to the company's press release, in order to view the movies you'll need to a install Sonic's software on your Windows PC, have [...]