So, my mom is in her 70's, and wants to find ways to make acquiring and reading books easier. She's thinking about a tablet or ipad. She's from Okinawa and speaks decent English, for, an old Okinawan.
She's got a couple of questions. If she ordered a device from Japan and had it shipped...
After using it for a few days.....
Metro applications, IMO, are atrocious compared to their iOS and Android counterparts. Evernote is nearly useless, Netflix is cumbersome, and most apps seem to have this great love of side scrolling. While subjective, I friggin hate it. Kindle app is not at...
Kindle Fire HD 8.9" 4G - Latest Wireless Technology with 4G LTE
1920x1200 HD display with polarizing filter and anti-glare technology for rich color and deep contrast from any viewing angle
Exclusive Dolby audio and dual stereo speakers for crisp, booming sound without distortion
Ematic MID Tablet 7" Inch Color Touch Screen with 4GB Memory & Google Android OS 875690007833 | eBay
It would be nice to have at band practice, as I'm currently using my phone to keep track of songs played in an excel sheet (nerd). A bigger screen is worth $65, but are these too out-dated?
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so today i got a 16gb Acer Iconia a500. this is fun so far, but this is my first device using android. soooo... any apps, tweaks, downloads i should be getting? anything cool music related? android virgin here :D
School me on them.
I checked out the Kindle Fire today. Pretty cool and the price is right.
What else is there in that price range? The place I was at also had the Nook Color but the demo model was fucked so I couldn't really check it out.
I was also looking at the Archos 101 or 70(online)...
I'm TOTALLY gonna get one!
WiFi connectivity, eBooks application, 2GB internal (up to 32GB with card), browse the web, watch videos, play music. case included Full Function Android (2.1) Based Tablet!
Why the HELL not? Its hundreds...
Don't know much about it yet, but it will be a 10" tablet upon which slabs of awesome will be served.
Unfortunately it won't go 4G unless you plug in an external modem. Yeah, right.
Motorola Xoom Only Goes 4G LTE With External Modem
There a big Apple announcement at the end of January. iSlate perhaps?
(BTW: Apple (under a secret holding company owns the domain islate.com, as well as, a few other similar dn's)
In in for one!
The Exhaustive Guide to Apple Tablet Rumors - apple islate - Gizmodo
This thing looks fucking awesome! A Snapdragon powered linux tablet that can turn into an intel laptop running Windows 7? Sign me up!
Being able to have an ultra portable tablet AND have the ability to expand it's functionality if you want to... I want one! This came as a total surprise to...
Microsoft Courier - New Windows based tablet
Courier: First Details of Microsoft's Secret Tablet - Microsoft courier tablet - Gizmodo
Hey this looks pretty interesting (check out the movie demo on the link above)