egzthunder1 · Aug 1, 2011 at 09:00 pm

Toshiba Thrive Forums Added

And it looks like the next player in the Honeycomb-sporting family of tablets has finally decided to join us here at xda-developers. Toshiba is no stranger to small portable devices or even to tablets. However, their participation in the whole smartphone market has not been as active as many people would have expected it to be. If you are old enough to remember, Toshiba had amongst the most powerful PDA devices back in 2002 with devices such as the e740. So, their vanishing act was questioned by many. It seems that their hiatus was not in vein as they recently put out their first ever Honeycomb tablet. This tab carries several of the same specs as their competitors Asus, Samsung, and Acer. Basically, you can expect a good, quality tab, which will give those brand-driven customers something to shoot for.

The development efforts on this have been going on for a while now and since there were threads scattered throughout our forum, we decided to give it a centralized place for people to talk about. So, if you got one recently and would like to share your findings, please drop by and share away.

You can visit the Toshiva Thrive home on XDA here.

Want something published in the Portal? Contact any News Writer.


_________
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
TAGS:

egzthunder1

egzthunder1 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I have been an active member of xda-developers since 2005 and have gone through various roles in my time here. I am Former Portal Administrator, and currently part of the administrator team while maintaining my writer status for the portal. In real life, I am a Chemical Engineer turned Realtor in the Miami area. View egzthunder1's posts and articles here.
Mathew Brack · May 28, 2015 at 09:59 pm · 5 comments

I/O Summary: How Android M Handles Power And Charging

In the spirit of improving the core Android experience, Google is changing Android M to be smarter about managing power. Their new Doze feature comprises of two primary roles which allow Android to use motion detection in order to predict activity, and go into deep sleep at the right time based on accelerometer readings.   In order to extend your screen off battery life, Android M will now monitor your activity levels and if it detects that your device has...

XDA NEWS
Mario Tomás Serrafero · May 28, 2015 at 09:51 pm · 3 comments

I/O Summary: Google Photos App

At I/O 2015, Google tackled the information problem in mobile once more, this time through pictures: “how incredible is it that we all have a camera in our pockets at any moment? (...) These moments tell your story (...)[but] taking more pictures and videos makes it harder to relieve memories due to the sheer volume”. This is why they are revamping Google Photos and centering it around 3 big ideas:   Creating a home for all photos and videos that is...

XDA NEWS
Mario Tomás Serrafero · May 28, 2015 at 09:26 pm · 4 comments

I/O Summary: Development, Play Store, The Next Billion

VP of Engineering Jen Fitzpatrick began talking about what Google is doing to help “the next billion” come online. More and more people are getting their first smartphone, and for many people this first phone will be their first computer.   The majority of the next billion will be Android users and they “want to remove the barriers of smartphone adoption”. While there are huge displays of phones on sale, not all are able to run the latest and greatest...

XDA NEWS
Share This