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NewsThe End of Post-PC Era Pin
Terrence Dorsey24-Jan-13 10:16
staffTerrence Dorsey24-Jan-13 10:16 
In 2010 Apple introduced the first iPad and basically created a new segment of devices – tablets. iPad wasn’t a full PC replacement (and still isn’t) but was considered a big step towards the real post-PC era. It wasn’t unreasonable to think that at some point in the near future iPad (and possibly similar competing products) would replace PCs for most purposes, except maybe some very specific areas. That said, to this day it’s pretty much inconceivable for someone who ever really needed a PC to be able to get by without one.
Tablets are for consuming content; not creating content... or are they?

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