A tablet for better learning?

The talk of the electronic world over the last year or so has been the rise of the tablet computer. Characterised by pared-down simplicity and a deft ability to display text and graphics, tablets are said to be a great option for people who want a simple-to-use e-reader, media sharing platform, or portable games machine.

Tablet shipments drop nearly 30% in Q1 of 2011

Tablet shipments around the globe fell by 28% in the first three months of 2011, new figures from analyst firm IDC today reveal. Only 7.2 million tablets were sold between January and March of this year, compared to the…

The FT To Reimburse Staff For iPads Or Other Tablet

The Financial Times has announced that they will give a £300 rebate to any of their 1,800 staff against the purchase of an iPad or other tablet PC. The iPad upon its launch was hailed by many in the…

Harrods Unveils Crystal Encrusted Samsung Galaxy Tab

Apparently in order for something to be considered luxurious these days, it needs to be encrusted in Swarovski crystals. So to make sure that their customers weren't forced to use some second rate tablet PC, Harrods unveiled a crystal…