In late March, it was revealed the high-tech and youth-centric hotel CitizenM would be making its US debut in New York, bringing with it the same connected features as its Amsterdam and London siblings. Perhaps its most interesting feature is the ability to control everything with a tablet.
HP has introduced a less expensive version of its HP Slate 7 Plus, the aptly named HP 7 Plus tablet. With the 7 Plus comes a slight downgrade in specifications and a similar decrease in price, as well as a snazzy white body and the promise that it "looks sharp with a suit and dynamite with denim."
In late January, we got our first look at Samsung's educational tablet ambitions, with the company taking the wraps off its Galaxy Tab 4 Education. Samsung announced at the time that it would be available to channel partners in April, following this up yesterday with the official availability notice.
If you like the idea of being able to swap out the components in your smartphone for different or better ones, you'll soon have the option of doing the same with your tablet. Entegra Technologies has taken the wraps off its Crossfire Pro, a tablet with components that can be swapped out to add different functionality to the system.
Asus is prepping an addition to its MeMO Pad tablet lineup with the ME176C, an Android slate that has leaked in full on the Ukrainian website ITC.ua. In addition to a complete gallery of what is said to be the tablet, a list of specs have also surfaced detailing, among other things, a Bay Trail processor.
Zagg has launched the first of three tablet cases designed to fit nearly any Android tablet available, whether a name-brand slate or a generic device from an unknown company. In addition, the Auto-Fit is spring-loaded and hinged, allowing the tablet to be adjusted like a laptop display.