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.
The global demand for tablet computers may be slowing, according to new research firm IDC Corp. The research firm is lowering its worldwide tablet forecast for 2014 after two quarters of softer than expected
While global PC shipments remain lukewarm at best, according to research firm IDC, global tablet shipments remain buoyant. According to IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker, the worldwide tablet market grew by 11 per
Japanese electronics firm Toshiba Corp. recently rolled out two wireless products which enable users to create their own shared networks for storing and streaming files and media from any device without the need