What’s Grid 10 from Fusion Garage?

For everyone who thought Fusion Garage was dead after their JooJoo bomb, it's not. The company is prepping the release of a new tablet tentatively called Grid 10. How do we know this? Thanks to the FCC and site's like Liliputing and This Is My Next. It's unclear what OS this device will run, but [...]

Tablet Recap: JooJoo Dies Quietly, HP Slate Surges, Android Looks to 2011

You may have heard the news that Fusion Garage has decided to discontinue the infamous 12-inch JooJoo tablet that beat Apple and HP to the newly formed consumer tablet market [UPDATE: JooJoo will be rebranded, fine-tuned and sold by FG partners]. Originally envisioned as the CrunchPad by TechCrunch's Michael Arrington, the tablet was rebranded as [...]

JooJoo Reloaded – Now Running Windows 7, Mac OS X, Android, Jolicloud, and Other OSes

We knew it was going to happen. People have started leveraging JooJoo's recent USB update to install third-party OSes of their choosing on the $499, 12-inch tablet (specs). If you're interested in following along, The JooJoo Forum has a section dedicated to Custom Operating Systems. Members have already started documenting their success installing Windows 7 Embedded, Mac [...]

Fusion Garage Open to Letting Owners Hack Their JooJoo Tablet

This is a positive sign. The Inquirer is reporting that Fusion Garage will enable JooJoo's USB port to recognize a memory stick, external drive, or 3G dongle. The update will be pushed to customers with the next OS update (approximately in 30 days). Previously, the USB port was configured exclusively for charging the device's battery. [...]

JooJoo Fails to Impress in Its First In-Depth Review

Engadget has posted a detailed review of the infamous JooJoo Internet Tablet by Fusion Garage. Unfortunately, for anyone interested in the device, it turns out its in-house created OS lacks the polish and stability folks were hoping for. In fact, the list of gripes — most of which can be fixed with future software updates [...]

Engadget Unboxes the JooJoo and Posts a Teaser Video

Whew! For couple a days there I didn't think JooJoo was going to deliver. Engadget has posted a gallery of unboxing photos (the packaging looks clean) and a teaser video making clear that "there's no conspiracy here" for why Engadget is not posting an actual review of the product on the eve of Apple's iPad [...]

The JooJoo Is a Go Go

Today Fusion Garage is announcing that their Intel Atom N270 / NVIDIA ION powered JooJoo Internet Tablet has begun shipping to pre-order customers and that it can be purchased for $499 through the company's online store. As their press release states, the devices boasts the largest capacitive touchscreen on the market at 12.1 inches, it [...]

JooJoo Sports a New UI Just Before Launch

Love it. The underdog, Fusion Garage, is showing off a slick, new UI days before the JooJoo tablet launch exclusively to Engadget (ETA: March 25th). You can say the UI has been overhauled and refined from what everyone got a glimpse of a few months back on the development tablet. Gone are the ugly multi-colored [...]