At a press event in Santa Monica today, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos threw his hat into the ring in the war on iPad’s dominance of the tablet market, with the announcement of a 8.9″ Kindle Fire HD.
Here’s news that won’t surprise anyone, especially Apple fans. According to research conducted by IDC (a market research company), Apple’s iPad is still the overwhelming market leader in the tablet market. Based on tablet shipments for the second quarter of 2012, the iPad accounted for 68 percent of the market. The tablet market, overall, has […]
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Apple should be feeling mighty proud tonight. Because Microsoft just unveiled its own touchscreen “Surface” tablet computer, and everything about the device and the media event where it was announced took its cues straight from Apple and the iPad.
Apple receives — and deserves — a lot of respect. They’re absolutely incredible innovators… But were they really the first to envision, manufacture, or sell many of the tech products we take for granted today?
When Steve Jobs first introduced the Apple iPad, it was launched with such fanfare that the technopress were referring to it as the “Jesus Tablet”. Well, Apple could only remain in the clouds for just so long, and now, at about the same time as the introduction of the third generation of iPad, that other […]
[Image via Telegraph.co.uk] The smack talking has begun. Yesterday, in theÂ Wall Street Journal online, Samsung made a pretty big claim: The Galaxy Tab is essentially an enlarged version of Samsung’s new Galaxy S smartphone, which is available throughÂ AT&T Inc.,Â Deutsche Telekom AG’s T-Mobile USA andÂ Sprint Nextel Corp. Mr. Yoon said Samsung expects to ship 10 million […]