A lot of tablets hinted at or announced at 2011 CES either did not make it to market, or failed to gain much market traction.... even though 2011 was the "Year of the Tablet" according to forecasters.
There is no doubt the tablet market is here, but it will still take a great deal of effort to penetrate Apple's current market share.
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.