Category Archives: tablet

Android Tablet Gets Rugged With the RAMPAGE 6 From Juniper Systems and SDG

TweetGreat news for you Android fans out there (and I know there’s a few of you) as now you can take your Android to the field, drop it, submerge it in water, toss it around, kick it or  ?? Utah-based … Continue reading

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Coming this week, Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Tablet

TweetComing soon to retailers, the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 – The Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 will be available for $399.99 SRP. Retailers carrying the devices include Amazon, Best Buy, hhgregg, Tiger Direct, WalMart, Office Depot and others. Some … Continue reading

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Tablets Are Defining the Mobile Market and Shaping the Future

TweetThere’s no doubt that the mobile space is thriving, in particular, the tablet ecosystem. The new iPad is selling like hot cakes and new, affordable Android tablets are a compelling option for many businesses, particularly as they struggle to stay … Continue reading

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Rugged Tablet PC Tip – The MobileDemand xTablet

TweetLoads of companies and contractors have a need for a rugged, mobile solution. Here’s one to consider, the MobileDemand xTablet.  Most recently, this device was selected by Elecdata  for use in a mobile GIS app for recording and managing data … Continue reading

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Work with JPEG2000 and MrSID on LizardTech GeoViewer for iPad

TweetRecall, LizardTech recently announced their GeoViewer app for iPad (iOS), their solution for viewing massive imagery compressed as MrSID and JPEG 2000 formats on your iPad. Users can expect to have access to a fair amount of functionality including the … Continue reading

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Avenza PDF Maps Featured On Discovery Channel, Planet You

TweetThis awesome as our good friend and colleague Ted Florence, CEO of Avenza Systems gets some awesome air time on the Discovery Channel program Planet You. Ted shows off PDF Maps and touts the merits of working with mobile devices … Continue reading

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War Horse Journey Time Map by Dreamworks and Microsoft (Bing)

TweetA new movie promotional effort has been put together for Dreamworks and Microsoft (Bing) for the movie War Horse – the entire project done using AJAX.  This from the developers… After months of research into the battlefields of World War … Continue reading

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First Look – Foursquare Adds More Functionality To The Big Screen User (Tablet) with #new4SQ

TweetSome big changes from foursquare today as shared on their blog as the company rolls out some major new enhancements. Touted as #new4SQ the service now appears to be placing much more emphasis on local search and discovery. Although you … Continue reading

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Encyclopaedia Britannica now available as an iPad App

TweetHere’s a cool resource for your iPad for you and the kids as Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. announced today its  encyclopedia is now available as an iPad App. About the app… Users have two choices to access the app.  The first choice … Continue reading

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The New, 7 Inch Impression Android Tablet To Compete With Kindle Fire Entry Point

TweetPerhaps you aren’t a die-hard tablet user – yet! However, there’s a new, entry level android device that might convince you to pick up your first tablet device – enter the Impression 7. The device is a 7″ Android OS … Continue reading

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iPad Geo Apps – Avenza Systems free PDF Maps viewer (Video)

TweetAvenza Systems, Ontario Canada has a terrific, free PDF maps viewer app for iPad. The app is ideal for viewing Geospatial PDF maps, tens of thousands available from the PDF Maps store, and can be used on or offline for … Continue reading

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iPads delivered 97.2 percent of all tablet traffic in the U.S in August

TweetSome interesting stats on the consumption of digital data by iPad users come from the latest research out of Comscore.  Of interest, iPads dominate among tablets in driving digital traffic. In August 2011, iPads delivered 97.2 percent of all tablet … Continue reading

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