iPad sales on the up, Google not far behind…

Recently it has been announced that the iPad has reached well over one million sales, shadowing the iPhone, which took slightly longer to reach the same figure. Just as this news comes in, the predators start circling.

Yesterday it was announced that Google was teaming up with Verizon in the states to make it’s own tablet computer, also another company has announced it’s own entrant to the market, taking the place of Microsoft’s recent withdrawal; Blackberry have decided to launch their own tablet, announced today.

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Acer gets into hot waters, with warm laptops.

Acer has announced that it is to recall several of its laptop lines after serious overheating issues arose in some models.

The affected laptops are from Acer’s Aspire line, and the Chinese manufacturers have recalled the following model numbers; AS3410, AS3410T, AS3810T, AS3810TG, AS3810TZ and AS3810TZG.

'Tssss' hot stuff for Acer

The issue has come from a wire leading to the internal microphone, which runs under the area where users would rest their palms. Although no injuries have been reported, Acer has said that it had gotten complaints from at least three customers.

The company has asked that users should stop using their laptops, and if necessary, contact Acer who will offer free repairs for all affected customers.