The unveiling of the second-generation Nexus 7 Android tablet on Wednesday was something I'd been waiting months for -- ever since a cracked screen essentially bricked my original Nexus 7 (although it could enjoy a second life as a dedicated e-reader).
Yet now that the new Nexus is here, Google's Chromecast streaming-media stick has stolen all the buzz. I've been a big fan of the Nexus 7, but I'm now thinking about waiting longer before diving into the latest Nexus tablet. Let's take a quick tour of my reasons for and against hopping in line for a new Nexus 7 right now (and be sure to read CNET's official review of the Nexus 7 -- it got four stars). … Read more