Just before Amazon announced their 7-inch Kindle Fire tablet, Samsung silently revealed both the Galaxy Tab 7.0 plus and the Galaxy Tab 7.7 inch, which was first exhibited at IFA Berlin earlier this month. Galaxy Tab 7 Plus and the Galaxy Tab 7.7 I must admit, even I was confused by the existence of two Galaxy Tabs whose monikers differed by a mere “.7″ This...

If you guys aren’t familiar with easter eggs, they are hidden messages in computer software that are activated by a set of undocumented commands. Android 2.3 Zombie art by Jack Larson The tricky developers over at Google’s Android department have hidden some nifty Easter eggs for their users and we’ve got the directions to find them! For both Android...

September and October of 2011 have been and will be jam packed with Samsung hardware; from the Sprint, T-Mobile and AT&T’s Galaxy S IIs to the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and 7 Plus, the release dates just keep on coming. The latest leak from T-Mobile gives us a peak at their late October calendar with details about their very own version of the Galaxy Tab 10.1. This is...

Most of you are probably familiar with HP TouchPad either through news of HP’s discontinuation of the WebOS hardware or the TouchPad’s $99 fire sale. We at CareAce have been fortunate enough to get our hands on one of HP’s TouchPads and will be pitting it head-to-head against our Android-powered, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in a tablet browser showdown. Before...

How to connect Samsung Kies wirelessly. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is a great tool for watching video because it has spacious10.1 inch display and supports a plethora of video codecs so you can instantly play media files on the device. Here are the simple instructions on how to move video files to your Galaxy Tab wirelessly via Samsung Kies.   1. Download and install...

Back before Honeycomb came around, we used to switch keyboards by long pressing a text box. However, you guys may have noticed that the same functionality is not initially apparent on Honeycomb. In actuality, Honeycomb’s solution for keyboard switching is even clearer; their is a dedicated button for switching input methods right next to the clock! To make the...

Of the 12.8 cm of available vertical screen space available in landscape web-browsing, 1.8cm (14%) is covered by the tab/URL bar and 8.3% of the 21.7cm avaiable in portrait mode: Although the URL bar does manage to evacuate itself from the display as you scroll down, the browser tabs continue to obstruct vision. Luckily you can avoid any screen obstructions by using Quick...

Upon trying to transfer some of the new screenshots I had taken in our How to take screenshots on the Galaxy Tab 10.1 article, I wasn’t able to get my laptop to recognize the Tab 10.1. There was no prompt on the tablet side asking if I wanted to “activate USB storage” as well. After some tinkering, I found that deactivating USB debugging allowed my laptop...

Not all apps are worthy of  a spot on the home screen and Honeycomb’s default addition of all newly downloaded apps blatantly ignores this policy. Here are the directions to disable the automatic addition of shortcuts for newly installed apps. 1. Navigate to the Android Market 2. Click on ‘My apps’ in the top right of Market: 3. Again, hit the button...

Native screenshot capability has been absent on the Android platform since day one. Although there have been workarounds, rooting or using SDK are not feasible options for most users. Thankfully with their latest TouchWiz update for the Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung has integrated a software button for taking screenshots right into the tablet’s taskbar. To take and...