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Viewsonic to release giant 24-inch underpowered Android serving tray that doubles as a PC monitor

Viewsonic to release giant 24-inch underpowered Android serving tray that doubles as a PC monitor

Jerry Hildenbrand 32

Yo dawg, I heard you liked Android so we put Android in your computer monitor If you are looking for a 24-inch Jelly Bean tablet with last years internals, Viewsonic has just the thing for you. The VSD241, a concept which we first saw last January at CES with the VSD240, is what Viewsonic calls a "smart display." This means it can double as a monitor through its HDMI input, or act as a...

Viewsonic throws its hat into the sub-$200 tablet ring with the ViewPad 7e

Viewsonic throws its hat into the sub-$200 tablet ring with the ViewPad 7e

Jerry Hildenbrand 12

Viewsonic has announced the ViewPad 7e (check out our hands-on) -- a Gingerbread running tablet that checks in just under $200.  With a 7-inch 800x600 screen, a 1GHz ARM A8 CPU, front and rear cameras (.3MP and 3MP respectively) and the ViewScene 3D interface on top of Android 2.3, this looks to be a player in the same market space as the Kindle Fire.  Much like the Fire, the ViewPad 7e...

Microsoft announces licensing deals with Acer, Viewsonic over Android devices

Microsoft announces licensing deals with Acer, Viewsonic over Android devices

Phil Nickinson 10

Microsoft this morning announced it has reached licensing agreements with Acer and Viewsonic over the companies' Android devices. Terms of either agreement were not announced, but Viewsonic will pay royalties to Microsoft. No royalties were mentioned in Acer's deal, which could point to some sort of reciprocal licensing.Microsoft VP of IP and general counsel Horacio Gutierrez issued the...

Viewsonic takes a moment to kick webOS while it's down, reminds us it makes Android and Windows tablets

Viewsonic takes a moment to kick webOS while it's down, reminds us it makes Android and Windows tablets

Phil Nickinson 45

And those three little birds looked so innocent. ... Viewsonic this afternoon penned a few paragraphs to remind us all that it still makes Windows and Android tablets amid the demise of webOS hardware, saying "From our business-focused Windows solutions with Android integration to our multimedia-optimized consumer offerings, ViewSonic has delivered a diverse tablet portfolio that...