What is a Tablet PC?

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I am sure you have repeatedly heard different things about the famous iPad. It is a device that has been sold in over 3 million copies since it was launched. It has been so successful that a whole frenzy has started about the whole category of devices that are similar to the iPad: the tablet PC frenzy. So what are tablet PC devices really? Well, to put it simple they are mobile computers. You could be awestruck because of not seeing a keyboard, but the main characteristic of tablet PCs is that their input device is a touch screen. You communicate with your device directly through its screen. This is probably why tablet PCs are continuously growing in popularity; as a user you interact a lot easier with your device. → Read More

Are Tablet PC’s Better Than Netbooks?

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Tablets are the latest and greatest innovation when it comes to mobile computing. They have great potential and many super cool improvements in technology, like multiple touch interfaces. Technologies like this are giving tablet PCs are real boost in the eyes of consumers and may, eventually take over the position of netbooks for light weight ultra portable mobile computing. One of the key benefit to a tablet is that you don’t have to open it, you just unlock it, whether by swipe or passcode, and you are off and running. You are also able to use it like a book, or prop it up like a picture frame to watch movies, or even play games on it just by tilting it back and forth. → Read More

Media Speculation Points To iPad 3 Release This Fall

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Given that the iPad 2 is yet to be released, any talk of an iPad 3 will seem irrelevant and futile to most people. But a number of media reports making their rounds online suggest that the iPad 3 may be released much sooner than most people expect with a prominent technology commentator expecting a fall 2011 release. The reason behind the abrupt release of the iPad 3 seems to be the competition. While the iPad remains the undisputed leader of the tablet space, a number of new tablets like the Android 3 based Motorola Xoom and HP’s WebOS based TouchPad are to be released soon. → Read More