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      Mar 1st, 12, 9:46 PM

http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html

(For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)

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      Mar 1st, 12, 10:07 PM
Alan Browne wrote:
> http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html
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> (For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)
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Well, that makes sense.
 
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      Mar 1st, 12, 11:10 PM
In article <dog_cow->,
(D Finnigan) wrote:

> Alan Browne wrote:
> > http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html
> >
> > (For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)

>
> Well, that makes sense.


Not to Dilbert, the engineers' engineer:
<http://www.dilbert.com/2012-02-23/>
 
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      Mar 1st, 12, 11:18 PM
On 2012-03-01 17:10 , Fred Moore wrote:
> In article<dog_cow->,
> (D Finnigan) wrote:
>
>> Alan Browne wrote:
>>> http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html
>>>
>>> (For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)

>>
>> Well, that makes sense.

>
> Not to Dilbert, the engineers' engineer:
> <http://www.dilbert.com/2012-02-23/>


It's called the RIM Playbook. They have over a million unsold in
inventory despite a cut in price to cost (or less).

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      Mar 2nd, 12, 12:12 AM
In article <>,
Alan Browne <> wrote:

> http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html
>
> (For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)


Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's not
there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.

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      Mar 2nd, 12, 12:16 AM
In article <michelle->,
Michelle Steiner <> wrote:

> Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
> announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's not
> there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.


he also said nobody reads anymore and watching videos on a tiny screen
is stupid.
 
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      Mar 2nd, 12, 10:56 AM

"nospam" <> wrote in message
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> In article <michelle->,
> Michelle Steiner <> wrote:
>
>> Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
>> announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's
>> not
>> there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.

>
> he also said nobody reads anymore and watching videos on a tiny screen
> is stupid.
>


......so why has nobody come up with a BIG (18"?) tablet?



 
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      Mar 2nd, 12, 3:52 PM
"zulu" <> wrote:
> "nospam" <> wrote in message
> news:010320121516254587%...
>> In article <michelle->,
>> Michelle Steiner <> wrote:
>>
>>> Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
>>> announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's
>>> not
>>> there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.

>>
>> he also said nobody reads anymore and watching videos on a tiny screen
>> is stupid.
>>

>
> .....so why has nobody come up with a BIG (18"?) tablet?

Weight?

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      Mar 2nd, 12, 3:52 PM
Michelle Steiner <> wrote:
> In article <>,
> Alan Browne <> wrote:
>
>> http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20120229PD220.html
>>
>> (For comparison, the iPad and iPad 2 are 9.7".)

>
> Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
> announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's not
> there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.


I really like my screen size. If people like being cramped, they can stick
to iPhones.

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      Mar 2nd, 12, 5:07 PM

"Erilar" <> wrote in message
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> "zulu" <> wrote:
>> "nospam" <> wrote in message
>> news:010320121516254587%...
>>> In article <michelle->,
>>> Michelle Steiner <> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Pundits have been predicting a 7.5" iPad ever since the iPad was first
>>>> announced. Steve Jobs said that that it won't happen. Of course, he's
>>>> not
>>>> there any more, but his ideas still carry a lot of weight at Apple.
>>>
>>> he also said nobody reads anymore and watching videos on a tiny screen
>>> is stupid.
>>>

>>
>> .....so why has nobody come up with a BIG (18"?) tablet?

> Weight?


About 180 lbs.
You?




 
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