Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 22nd Aug 2011 21:19 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Last week, HP killed its webOS devices unit. Over the weekend, the company slashed the prices on the TouchPad. The result? The TouchPad sold out completely in a matter of hours. This confirms what I've been hearing from friends and family: "I'd love a tablet, but I'm not paying laptop money for one."
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RE: Interesting experiment
by Moredhas on Mon 22nd Aug 2011 22:47 UTC in reply to "Interesting experiment"
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There isn't even really an iPad market, there's an Apple market. What people wanted was a tablet Mac, what they got was a giant iPod, and Apple fans still flock to the Apple stores in droves to pick up their giant iPods. Then there's the curious-with-a-credit-card-sans-brain like me who bought an iPad 1 around release; I honestly expected more of it.

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