Linked by David Adams on Tue 31st Jan 2012 23:08 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless An article at The Next Web points out that the latest marketshare numbers put Apple at the top of "PC" makers, and that some PC makers that don't have any tablet momentum are calling foul. It's "controversial" to count tablets as PCs, they say. The article points out various justifications for not categorizing tablets as personal computers, and then shoots them down. I must say, I find the argument compelling.
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RE[2]: humans vs zombi
by vtolkov on Wed 1st Feb 2012 06:01 UTC in reply to "RE: humans vs zombi"
vtolkov
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2006-07-26

Obviously there are new scenarios. My daughter use her iPad to listen music when doing homework on her desktop. My new usage scenario is to read email and ebooks half-lying on a chair. Obviously I could not do that with my 27" desktop. And it is super-convenient to use it during long flight to watch movies and read. Standard laptop does not fit between economy class rows, but iPad fits perfectly. And if think about it, there is a lot of different scenarios how tablet can COMPLEMENT desktops and phones.

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