HP Slate vs. Apple iPad: which is best for business?

The Apple iPad has only been physically available to the general public for a few weeks, and the HP Slate is still a prototype waiting for a launch date, but that hasn't stopped

Published on: May 4th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Apple iPad — As smart and stylish as they come

I have read every review about Apple's new iPad leading up to -- and after -- its launch today. I've seen just about every possible adjective used to describe the brilliant, 1024-by-768-pixel screen;

Published on: April 9th, 2010 Michael DeAgonia

Apple iPad — 5 setbacks and two show stoppers

Many Apple followers are proclaiming the iPad to be the gadget of the future. I agree, except for one thing...The iPad's design is elegant, the size seems about right for a device designed

Published on: January 29th, 2010 Rob Griffiths

Apple’s new tablet will be good for everybody’s health

Should Steve Jobs introduce Apple's tablet (the iPad, iSlate, iTablet, or perhaps iBook) at the company's press event tomorrow, the device will likely contain a number of features: users will be able to

Published on: January 27th, 2010 Kirk McElhearn

How to create stunning sci-fi art in Photoshop

Traffic lights are everywhere aren't they? No matter where you go, or how deserted the place is, the ubiquitous evil devices make their presence known, and for David Cousens, they always seem to

Published on: January 5th, 2010 David Cousens

Apple’s iTablet — doomed before it sees the light of day

Tablet PCs suck. They're underpowered, only marginally portable, and awkward to use in anything but a traditional seated position, with a desk to support them. Microsoft and its cadre of hardware partners have

Published on: December 29th, 2009 Randall Kennedy

Tablet PC could be the big fad for 2010

In China, 2010 will be the year of the Tiger. In the tech world, 2010 will be the year of the Tablet - or so it seems. A bevy of tech companies have

Published on: December 14th, 2009 Ian Paul

Apple’s roadmap for continued mobile supremacy

Only a few weeks remain of 2009, and thus begins the task of defining new year's resolutions-in this case, we'll be making a list for Apple and the iPhone. Even though the iPhone

Published on: December 9th, 2009 Tom Kaneshige

Portable prototype plans offer glimpse of the future

From new materials to new shapes to new ways of keeping things powered up, portable gadgetry has a bright future. Individual designers, design firms and computer manufacturers continually come up with inventive ideas

Published on: October 3rd, 2009 Jackson West

Salesforce woos small firms with $9 per month contact manager app

On-demand CRM (customer relationship management) vendor Salesforce.com on Tuesday will announce Contact Manager Edition, an application aimed at companies with just one or two employees.The offering is priced at US$9 per user per

Published on: September 3rd, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Let a thousand touch screen PCs bloom – with Windows 7

Apple Inc. may still be coy about whether it plans to launch a touch-screen tablet computer this year, but Windows PC makers are forging right ahead. In the past three weeks, five leading

Published on: September 3rd, 2009 Eric Lai

Three laptops built to withstand daily abuse

Anybody who has spent any amount of time working on the road has probably witnessed their share of notebook disasters: dropped from a hotel desk, shaken beyond repair in the trunk of a

Published on: May 22nd, 2008 Brian Nadel

Exit laptop – welcome to the Web tablet era

The notebook computer is doomed. OK, that's a little strong.And as one of the people who worked on the first laptop PC, the GRiD Systems Compass Computer Model 1101, there will always be

Published on: January 29th, 2008 Craig Mathias