Posts Tagged: tablet

Thailand’s One Tablet Per Child faces another dead end as a Chinese manufacturer cancels the deal

It seems the Thai government can’t catch a break. With the political crisis ongoing, one of the government’s most popular policies, One ...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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In Taiwan you can buy an Android tablet from 7-11 for $200

As mobile technology becomes cheaper to manufacture, an increasing number of low-end brands have emerged, selling simple devices at affordab...

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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KiddieTAB, the 8-inch tablet tailor-made for children’s education

The Philippines is a strong market for tablets. In the educational sector, tablets have also been a player as schools and universities use ...

  • August 29, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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North Korean Android Tablet is Apparently Pretty Good

We don’t get to write about tech in North Korea too much, in part because the country is quite secretive and in part because it doesn&...

  • August 2, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Leaked Photos Supposedly Show Xiaomi Mi3 and iPad Mini-Sized Xiaomi Tablet

Having sold over seven million Android-based smartphones in 2012, and planning to push that to 15 million this year, many people are watchin...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 9:15 pm
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Tablets Could be Philippines’ New Tool Against Natural Disasters

Tablets Could be Philippines’ New Tool Against Natural Disasters

Find out how the Philippines will use tablets to save lives.

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Lenovo Releases Q2 Financials, Mobile Sales Growing at Breakneck Pace

Yesterday Lenovo released its Q2 financials, which are available in shiny powerpoint form here for anyone interested. Among the rest of the ...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 1:12 am
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Google Nexus 7 Now Available in Japan

It appears that sometime between yesterday and today, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has quietly made its Nexus 7 tablet available for Japan-based con...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 10:40 am
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Apple’s iPad Holds Nearly Three Quarters of China’s Tablet Market [Report]

According to new figures from Chinese research firm Analysys International, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad is doing very, very well in Chi...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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Thailand’s one tablet per child program rocked by claims of 30% broken tablets

One Tablet Per Child is a policy launched last year by the Thai government in an attempt to improve education and address issues of inequali...

  • October 8, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Microsoft's Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 get some Asia launch dates

Microsoft’s Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 get launch dates in Australia, Hong Kong, and China

While most of Asia was sleeping, Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) unveiled its next generation of Windows 8 tablets, the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2....

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 10:42 am
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Smartphone usage among urban Thais doubles in past year, now at 36%

Ericsson (Thailand) has just released some interesting data from Ericsson ConsumerLab regarding smartphone and tablet usage in Southeast A...

  • August 27, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Philippine Landline Telco Is Trying to Keep Customers By Offering Them This Wacky Tablet

Can landline businesses keep up with the changing times? Philippines' PLDT shows it can.

  • July 25, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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Xiaomi 7-Inch Tablet Could Debut with New Mi-3 Smartphone in August

Xiaomi 7-Inch Tablet Could Debut with New Mi-3 Smartphone in August

Last year, Xiaomi founder Lei Jun told us in no uncertain terms that the company would not be making a tablet. But a year later, has the man...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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The ‘Made in India’ Budget Tablet That Was (Sort of) Made in China

In a blow to India’s supposedly homegrown budget tablet, the Aakash, it has been revealed that the gadget is partially made in China. ...

  • November 27, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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KDDI Unveils New Winter Mobile Lineup for Japanese Market

KDDI (TYO:9433) unveiled its winter mobile line up this afternoon in Tokyo, with a number of new Android devices stepping into the spotlight...

  • October 17, 2012
  • at 7:20 pm
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Docomo Unveils Pair of 7-Inch Tablets for Japan, One With Haptic Screen Feedback

Japanese mobile carrier NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) held a small press event today to show off a few new mobile devices. Perhaps the most notable ...

  • August 28, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Is China Excited for Microsoft’s Surface Tablets?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re probably aware that Microsoft recently announced two tablets it’s calling S...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 10:11 am
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