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Fixed. I'm one of those that finds tablets pretty useless. Yes, I have used an iPad/2, & Galaxy. I just don't care for them.
Rightfully so. Seeing as the only thing they are good for is being an awkwardly huge smart phone!
    
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Why get so bentbout of shape about if don't like it don't buy one no need to go on and on about it on the Internet. This site is just weird sometimes.
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Why get so bentbout of shape about if don't like it don't buy one no need to go on and on about it on the Internet. This site is just weird sometimes.
The more people buy tablets the less companies are going to spend towards meaningful innovation.
    
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Guys, I have found the answers to both the reason why anyone would buy a tablet and the meaning of life:

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Also, as a very weak and severely disabled person, a netbook is substantially more comfortable and easier to use in every situation other then standing up. And here again, why would you want to hold this huge screen while walking around when you could use a small one?

When the iPad first came out, everyone who wasn't a huge apple fan realized that it was completely useless and served no purpose. Now that everyone is making them, trying to cash in on the tablet marketing, it's an acceptable format?
The problem isn't that the tablet form is useless, it's that the iPad/Android tablets are useless. Tablet PCs, on the other hand, are brilliant devices. You'd be surprised how much more productive you can be when you can write and draw directly on the screen.
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The more people buy tablets the less companies are going to spend towards meaningful innovation.
Yes if only companies would consult you first so that they could devote their energies only to what you consider meaningful oh kind and benevolent oracle! Then we would truly see the dawning of new era of technological achievement!
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Rightfully so. Seeing as the only thing they are good for is being an awkwardly huge smart phone!
Tablets: Awkward Huge Smart Phones.

Netbooks: Awkward Huge Smart Phones, With Keyboards.

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i will take you up on that. from notebook to tablet with the slide of a button.
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And of course, those sexy Toughbooks, Hardcore specs, Durability, Waterproof, and the Price tag to come with. If you can afford that, Then Why bother getting a tablet?
Why get a toughbook or a tablet when you can just get a Dell Inspiron Duo for about the same price as a tablet????

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The problem isn't that the tablet form is useless, it's that the iPad/Android tablets are useless. Tablet PCs, on the other hand, are brilliant devices. You'd be surprised how much more productive you can be when you can write and draw directly on the screen.
I'm going to have to disagree there.

Saying an iPad or Android tablet are useless only pertains to certain individuals needs.
If all someone wants is to surf the web and consume basic media then a tablet w/ iOS or Android is a pretty decent option.
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