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Amazon’s Stock On 'Fire'
2012-04-27 11:03:53

Brett Smith for Redorbit.com Amazon stock experienced a 15 percent gain yesterday on the strength of its first quarter earnings report. The report showed evidence that the company is transitioning from a retailer selling books, DVDs, and video games to more of a digital merchant. On its website, Amazon said 90 percent of the top selling products on Amazon.com were digital products, like–the Kindle, e-books, music, and mobile apps. The sales of these products boosted Amazon´s...

2012-04-26 23:02:15

According to the 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend(R) study, SONY maintains its ranking as the top consumer electronics brand, followed by Samsung. Kindle rules the e-reader category. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 26, 2012 As more and more companies adopt a “Bring Your Own Device” philosophy, the most successful technology brands are creating powerful mobile computing devices that span both work and play, reports the 2012 Harris Poll EquiTrend (EQ) study. EQ is a yearly study that...

2012-04-07 23:00:08

The company offers its IdolPad model at $99, making it a very affordable and attractive option to those not able or willing to spend $499 on other tablets. Idolian Tablets all run on the AndroidTM operating system (2.2 or 2.3) which currently offers thousands of popular apps. All current models will upgrade to the Android TM 4.0 operating system which will also be the operating system for all future products. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2012 Idolian Mobile is making the Tablet PC...

E-Book Popularity On The Rise
2012-04-06 04:45:27

According to new research from Pew Internet & American Life Project, e-books are becoming more popular among Americans. Pew found that 31 percent of adults surveyed in a February survey said they had read an e-book in the last year, compared to 17 percent who reported doing so in December. The research firm said that this was in line with a major spike in the ownership of e-reader devices or tablets during the holiday season. Those who read e-books read more books than those who...

2012-03-29 21:35:24

Tablet computers are being adopted by behavioural scientists at Norway´s University of Stavanger (UiS) as a more efficient way of obtaining information from young children. A new data acquisition app developed by NettOp, the university´s department for web-based education, will not only save time for researchers but also be more involving for the youngsters. Underlying this move is the increasingly frequent sighting of children playing with tablets or smart phones belonging to...

Latest Tablet PC Reference Libraries

2010-09-17 11:32:27

A personal computer, or PC, refers to any general-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and selling price make it useful for individuals, and is intended to be managed directly by a user with no superseding operator. Examples of personal computers include desktop computers, laptops, tablet PCs, and handheld PCs. Most commonly, PCs are used in a home or office setting. Historically, the first computer demo was developed in 1968 by Douglas Englebart. It gave society a preview of what...

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Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.