Hands-on With Google's Nexus 7 Tablet

Nexus 7

Right after the keynote address at the I/O conference in , loaned me a Nexus 7 tablet and, while a couple hours isn?t enough to put it through all of its paces, I have had a chance to try out several of its features. My first impressions are positive.?? The device is 2.6 ounces lighter ...

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