I am excitingly awaiting my iPad Pro to arrive and I have been watching the videos about it. Apple states that this is the future of computing. I am wondering if this is really the case. I will admit that it is a lot easier carrying around an iPad than a laptop. Even in bed, the iPad is good for surfing the web and playing a quick game of solitaire before "lights out." But how will it stand up against working on my novels or getting out a spread sheet? 256 GB is a very impressive amount of storage space! And, with Bluetooth you can wirelessly connect a regular keyboard with your iPad.
So, what do you think? Are tablets on the verge of pushing the laptops to the curve? I don't plan on retiring either my desktop or laptop but 10 hours of battery life is pretty hard to beat.
I really don't think so unless the iOS can upgrade their apps to compete with what laptops and desktops offer in the way of productivity--I am going to say no. It is convenient and offers a great way to surf the web but unless your business operates 90% online ...
by Jacqueline Williamson BBA MPA MS 3 years ago
I am excited about all the latest technology that has become apparent in the 21st century. This is especially true about tablets! From the introduction of the Ipad in 2010 the evolution of tablets has become more and more like laptops that I begin to wonder who really needs one. Tablets are...
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