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Motorola launches XOOM 2 and XOOM 2 Media Edition; UK and Ireland get it in mid-November

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Less than a year when it launched the XOOM tablet, Motorola has announced that it will launch two new successors. It has announced the XOOM 2 and the XOOM 2 Media Edition tablets. The UK and Ireland will be getting the new tablets in mid-November. The XOOM 2 will feature 10.1-inch IPS display while the XOOM 2 Media Edition has an 8.2-inch IPS display. However, both will have mostly the […]

Review: Motorola XOOM

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The Motorola XOOM came out at CES this year as one of the hyped tablets of the year, especially since it was seen as the Honeycomb tablet that could compete with the iPad hardware wise. Now its rival Android makers also getting their tablets out, does the Motorola XOOM stand out from the crowd of many Android tablets? The most important question, however, should be: is this an iPad competitor […]

BIG BULLY: Apple also suing Motorola over XOOM design infringment

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Turns out, Samsung isn’t the only company that is getting screwed by Apple. Motorola is too, with a recent court filing in a German court revealing that Apple is using the same argument it is using against Samsung – it looks the same as the iPad. Yes, really. They are still using that bulls**t claim. According to FOSS Patents, the Cupertino-based company is saying that the Motorola XOOM – which […]

Motorola XOOM adds Wi-Fi only – features Android 3.1

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Motorola has today announced the launch of a Wi-Fi only version of the Motorola XOOM. The tablet still features the same hardware as its 3G counterpart – 1GHz dual core processor, 1GB of RAM and a 10.1 display – but will run on Android 3.1. The Wi-Fi only version will also include some improvements including support for PC joysticks and gamepads via USB, support for picture transfer directly from a […]

Gadgetlyst Bytes 4: PSN… LOL

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Welcome to the fourth episode of Gadgetlyst Bytes – our new monthly podcast recapping the month in gadget news. This month, we take a look at the PSN, HTC Mozart hacking and more Android shenanigans… Hosted by Stewart and Tom, we also provide you an update of the all the latest reviews on techgeek.com.au, which after Stewart decides he would like to, talks about the Acer Iconia tablet! Don’t forget to listen, […]