Friday, 27 July 2012

[TechRepublic] Tablets: Could Microsoft be right?

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TechRepublic Member | July 27, 2012

Can Microsoft be right about tablets and Apple, Amazon, and Google be wrong?

If you haven't realized it yet, Microsoft is trying to do something different in tablets. But, the strategy has three big question marks. Read more

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