Archive | November 2012

The Tablet is Dead, Long Live the Tablet PC

I think Microsoft just killed the simple tablet with the introduction of the Surface RT and Windows 8 Tablet PCs. Both of these devices combine the touch tablet and the ease of use that makes it fun to use with the work environment that a desktop PC (or Mac for that matter) provide. Now that you can buy both in one device.   Why would anyone buy two and at multiples of the cost. Devoted Apple buyers will, but most people will not.  For 90% plus of the world’s computing population, “The Tablet is Dead, Long Live the [new] Tablet PC (Mac?).”