Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 25th Jun 2012 09:50 UTC
Microsoft I'm very thankful for Danny Sullivan writing this article, because it touches upon a subject I've increasingly been frustrated with: the inflation of the term 'hands-on'. Hands-on used to mean that a journalist, blogger, or reviewer got to properly use a device to get some sort of first impression, usually guided by some words from the manufacturer. These days, however, it seems as if even merely getting a glance at a device is regarded as a 'hands-on'.
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Journalist ?
by Janvl on Wed 27th Jun 2012 10:45 UTC
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When I read a stetement like:

"if I could have only two of three tablets, I’d go iPad then Windows 8 and not Android, because Android’s not offering me anything I can’t already do on the iPad"

knowing flash and soon googlemaps will not work on an iPad, I guess he is biased.

As long as this windowstablet is not in the stores, hands-on will be a dream for these so called journalists.

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