T3kd Weekly 55: Ricky and the 27 Inch iPad

This week we talked exclusively about tablets and how the tablet market will evolve in the next few years. We discuss size, form factor, technology, and a lot more. And for some weird reason, Ricky wants a bigger iPad. Jump past the break for download and subscription possibilities.

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T3kd Weekly 55, Monday November 7th 2011Hosts
Matthew Weber
Vincent Hui
Andy Allison
Ricky Williams

Title: Ricky and the 27 Inch iPadSpecial Topic: Tablets

Questions: (not necessarily in this order) These are purely to stimulate conversation (add to it if you think I left any out)

Will there be viable competition for Apple in the tablet market?
Can a tablet be a content creation device?
Will Windows 8 make for a good tablet experience?
Where does the tablet market go from here?
Tablets in Education: Good idea or bad?
Can tablets eventually replace laptops?
What is the ideal size for a tablet? Can a 7” tablet be successful?
iPad alternatives thus far have failed miserably, why?
Tablets in the enterprise: iPad or Windows?
Will the Fire be a worthy competitor?
5 years from now who are the major tablet makers/leaders?
Will tablets get cheap in the future?
How will they affect console/PC gaming?

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Matthew Weber

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