This morning has come and gone and now the world is filled with more knowledge of Google’s upcoming Honeycomb tablet OS. We spent the day at Google and witnessed all they had to show as well as got some hands-on time with the devices! Check out our extensive coverage after the break!
First and most wanted, we went hands-on with the upcoming Motorola XOOM:
Software wise, expect Honeycomb to be bringing a lot of new features and applications:
- SwiftKey Introduced for Honeycomb Tablets
- CNN Showcases Exclusive App For Honeycomb
- Honeycomb Featuring ‘Render Script’ for Hardware Accelerated 3D Graphics
- In-App Billing Coming to Android This Quarter
- Android Market Web store Announced, Purchase Applications On the Desktop, Send to Phone
- Google Talk Video Chat Demoed at Honeycomb Showcase
- Google Body’ Coming to Honeycomb
- Google Details Honeycomb’s Notification Bar
And then don’t forget to check out the official Android Community App running on Honeycomb!
What a day! We were overall very impressed with the Honeycomb operating system. What are your feelings on the upcoming tablet OS? Did it meet your expectations – or did it leave you wanting more?