Google Stops the Development of First-Party Tablets
- by Antoniy Yushkevych
- in IT News
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Just last year Google has released the Pixel Slate, its first Chrome OS-fueled tablet. With two more tablets being in development, it comes as a surprise that the company will scrap these projects and indefinitely stop developing tablets. The tech giant announced in an internal meeting that it will shift its focus on laptops and smartphones instead. This does not mean, however, the end of Android and Chrome OS tablets from third-party manufacturers. By Google’s definition, a tablet is a device that detaches completely from a keyboard base or doesn’t have one in the first place....