Tech firms look to tap tablet's potential
Wailin Wong"LAS VEGAS Just nine months ago, when Apple introduced the iPad, skeptics voiced doubts about its longevity. Even the product's name was the subject of jokes. "Now, the $16 billion market that the iPad controls has electronics-makers eager to introduce their own tablets, hoping the device will become a ubiquitous household gadget. "Nowhere is this urgency more apparent than at the Consumer Electronics Show. The annual show is expected to draw 2,700 companies showing off 20,000 new products this week. Even amid this tidal wave of gadgets, the multibillion-dollar tablet category is attracting an almost deafening level of buzz, with marquee hardware manufacturers such as Motorola Mobility, LG, Dell and Toshiba unveiling new devices to rival the iPad." Read on...
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"Tech firms look to tap tablet's potential", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2011. Consulté le 04/12/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/tech-firms-look-to-tap-tablet-s-potential