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ive had the galaxy tab for a month or two now, the ONLY use ive found for it is controlling my U-verse DVR with the at&t apps. its mediocre as a web browser, gaming is decent, it utterly fails as an e-reader so far. i cant find a program or format that 'works' on it without alot of tweaking/zooming to make the pages readable, maybe the nook app will work better?
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ive had the galaxy tab for a month or two now, the ONLY use ive found for it is controlling my U-verse DVR with the at&t apps. its mediocre as a web browser, gaming is decent, it utterly fails as an e-reader so far. i cant find a program or format that 'works' on it without alot of tweaking/zooming to make the pages readable, maybe the nook app will work better?
On my Nook (running Honeycomb on it) Aldiko works fine. The only bug is the text isn't vertically centered thanks to the honeycomb bottom bar.
    
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You really should have waited a few more months. A slew of android tablets are coming out much better than the original GT.
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Just root it and drop honeycomb on.
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Where are people seeing that you can "root it and add honeycomb"? To my knowledge, they are still porting gingerbread to it, much less honeycomb.
    
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Where are people seeing that you can "root it and add honeycomb"? To my knowledge, they are still porting gingerbread to it, much less honeycomb.
Maybe it's a Froyo ROM with a 3.0 theme over top of it?
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There is definitely honeycomb development for the tab but at the moment it's not workable let alone bootable; far worse then the honeycomb preview for the NC.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=977046
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Maybe it's a Froyo ROM with a 3.0 theme over top of it?
Yeah, mind you the guy who is developing it by himself is doing a brilliant job, I'm surprised there aren't more people working on it.

I can see it up and running in the near future the way he is going.
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To my knowledge, Google hasn't released the Honeycomb source code yet, which is what everyone is waiting for.
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To my knowledge, Google hasn't released the Honeycomb source code yet, which is what everyone is waiting for.
The SDK has been though, everybody is using it.
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