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Tablets Hold Their Own – In Work-Related Application Usage

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    Tablets Hold Their Own – In Work-Related Application Usage


    Tablets Hold Their Own – And Then Some – In Work-Related Application Usage

    Tablets drive worker productivity in part due to their hyper-portability, as I argued in a recent blog post. Workers can (and, we showed with data, do) use tablets in more places, places where they wouldn’t (and don’t) take their PCs.
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    Very interesting to finally see some data like this. As a small business person who uses both tablets and desktops a lot, this pretty much mirrors my experience.
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    Isn't a laptop running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? Isn't any tablet running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? I'm not sure what he is trying to prove here.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Isn't a laptop running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? Isn't any tablet running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? I'm not sure what he is trying to prove here.
    Can't believe that I agree with you Ray. . .
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lee View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Ray8 View Post
    Isn't a laptop running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? Isn't any tablet running any version of Windows/Mac/Linux a PC? I'm not sure what he is trying to prove here.
    Can't believe that I agree with you Ray. . .
    I'm gobsmacked!

    And before anyone picks on my Mac tablet reference:

    Modbook 2.0: The original Mac tablet gets a makeover | Ars Technica
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    Just a touch pricey.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SIW2 View Post
    Just a touch pricey.
    Yes, but it has been done.
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