Augen’s GENTOUCH Espresso Doppio Tablet / Netbook Hybrid Boasts Android and Ubuntu OS

I think Augen may be on to something here! We've seen hybrid tablet /netbooks earlier this year at CES — most notably the Lenovo IdeaPad U1 (video below). However, this little bugger called the GENTOUCH Espresso Doppio may get things right — at least in theory. First off, it leverages a power-sipping 1Ghz ARM processor instead [...]

Kmart to Sell Augen’s 7-inch Android Tablet for Around $150

Looks like the $199 ARCHOS 7 Home Tablet has some new competition. Kmart has posted a "weekly circular" that lists a 7-inch Android tablet produced by a small, Florida-based company named Augen for $149.99 ($20 off the MSRP). The GENTOUCH78 features Android 2.1 (with Android Market), an 800x480 TFT touchscreen, 800Mhz processor, 2 GB of [...]