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Tablets are all the rage, so which one are you looking forward to purchasing

Which recently released tablet is on your buying list?
  • Apple iPad 2 (1,258 votes)
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    21%
  • Motorola Xoom (337 votes)
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    6%
  • ASUS Eee Pad Transformer (949 votes)
  •  
    16%
  • LG G-Slate (64 votes)
  •  
    1%
  • RIM BlackBerry PlayBook (215 votes)
  •  
    4%
  • I'm still waiting for new offerings from Samsung, Sony, etc. (956 votes)
  •  
    16%
  • I have absolutely no interest in tablets (2,341 votes)
  •  
    38%

  • 6,120 total votes


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RE: Tablets Are The Future
By Belard on 5/10/2011 8:28:43 AM , Rating: 2
Duh... you Sheen statement fits you.

As the other poster said about "portable stove", was a good example.

I have an iPad and I have a ThinkPad notebook with Windows7.
They have their functions and abilities.

My quad core desktop and ThinkPad CANNOT power up into the OS in a second. I cannot leave my Thinkpad in sleep mode for 1-2 days at a time. My Thinkpad is about 6lbs... not exactly a FUN thing to handle when kicking it back on the couch watching TV.... Much less my 24" LCD and desktop.

Tablet computers HAVE a place and they *DO* it well.

Try handling your notebook like you would a book... not going to happen.


RE: Tablets Are The Future
By Motoman on 5/10/2011 11:05:49 AM , Rating: 2
quote:
As the other poster said about "portable stove", was a good example.


No - it's a catastrophically bad example, as noted above.


RE: Tablets Are The Future
By Chudilo on 5/10/2011 2:17:57 PM , Rating: 2
Your Problem with not being able to leave your PC in sleep mode for 1-2 days and not powering on in a second is a Microsoft problem , not a hardware problem ... Check out Ubuntu Linux, It does Both and is free!!!


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