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Markers: An awesome drawing app, and more confirmation of the Nexus tablet?

Markers: An awesome drawing app, and more confirmation of the Nexus tablet?

Jerry Hildenbrand 10

  There's a new pressure sensitive and finger friendly drawing app in the Google Play store called Markers, and since it's written by Android software engineer Daniel Sandler (wonderfully written I might add), it's getting its fair share of attention. The app itself is free in Google Play, will run on any Android device with Eclair or higher, and it's open source. It's already given me...

Analyst says Google's own tablet to begin production in April, doesn't know much else

Analyst says Google's own tablet to begin production in April, doesn't know much else

Phil Nickinson 23

An analyst with DisplaySearch (not exactly a household name) apparently has told CNET that Google will put its own tablet into production in April. And that's all he knows. No more. Quit asking. However, Shim said it is not clear how Google will market the device. "I don't know how they plan on marketing it. If it's going to be a premium device, or if it's going to be a Kindle Fire...

Eric Schmidt doesn't actually say Nexus tablet, everybody starts thinking it anyway

Eric Schmidt doesn't actually say Nexus tablet, everybody starts thinking it anyway

Phil Nickinson 15

So apparently Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said something about a tablet to an Italian newspaper. Next thing you know, we have a Nexus tablet coming in six months or something. And you know what? That could totally happen. And you know what else? It already has. Here's what Schmidt actually said (more or less, thanks to Google Translate): "We in the next six months plan to...