Linked by David Adams on Wed 16th Jun 2010 18:44 UTC, submitted by Jonathan DePrizio
Linux Canonical recently announced that they are developing a tablet version of their popular Ubuntu operating system, slated to be released in 2011. This comes hot on the heels of the release of the Apple iPad, and the rumors that HP plans to release a WebOS-based tablet sometime late 2010. However, Canonical's foray into the tablet arena is fundamentally different from both the iPad and a WebOS tablet, and unfortunately reeks of a company failing to learn from their competitors successes and failures.
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RE: I don't know about you guys.....
by gtada on Fri 18th Jun 2010 16:49 UTC in reply to "I don't know about you guys....."
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I still think Apple innovated it because they were first to do it well.

I have a Dell tablet, and the Windows tablet edition OS is absolutely terrible. A few months ago I installed Debian, and it's okay... Just a lot of hoops to jump through on both platforms. The iPad is a better end-user experience for 90% of the population IMO.

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