A one-piece mobile computer, typically controlled by a touchscreen, though often supplemented by the use of one or more physical context sensitive buttons or input from one or more accelerometers; an on-screen, hideable virtual keyboard is generally offered as the principal means of data input. Tablets customarily offer a screen diagonal greater than 7 inches. Apple’s iPad is a common example, but Google Android-based models are also popular.
Canadians don’t need to wait any longer – Samsung Canada says its Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet, unveiled earlier this fall, will be available in Canada beginning Friday, Nov. 8. Launched alongside the Galaxy
Tech Data Canada has confirmed it will participate in the Microsoft Devices Program and make the Surface Pro and Surface RT available to commercial solution providers. The Microsoft Devices Program was launched at
Asus and Google have teamed to release a refreshed Nexus 7, their 7” Android tablet, with some unique and compelling features. According to the vendors, the Nexus boasts the “sharpest ever tablet screen”
While Microsoft Corp. is beginning to find a market for tablet devices running its full Windows 8 OS, most sales figures show lacklustre results for the light-weight, apps-only version of Windows intended for
Like most journalists, I try to sit quietly as an impartial observer during press conferences and conference keynotes. You won’t find us among those rising to applaud a product unveiling. However, I couldn't