El mercado actual, y próximo, de las 'tablet'...

androidCon el recien estrenado 2011, y pensando en el 'entorno de trabajo' en RED (portatil+'tablet'+'smart phone'), me ha resultado muy interesante el enlace... 2011: Adaptando el blog a la era tablet.

Con objeto de analizar las propuestas actuales y las que parece que estén a la vuelta de la esquina, tenemos... Electronics show to bring fiercer competition to iPad

-se adjunta fichero con el contenido completo de la noticia-

y un curioso video promovido por Motorola, relativo a la evolución de las 'tablet' (desde AC).

Tablet Evolution presented by Motorola

Andy Rubin with Motorola Tablet Prototype with Honeycomb



    • Enrique Rubio
      Enrique Rubio hace 2967 días

      Comparativa de tablets...

      Tablets, Compared...
      1. Apple iPad... iOS
      2. H.P. Slate... Windows 7
      3. Dell Streak... Android
      4. BlackBerry PlayBook... BlackBerry Tablet OS
      5. Samsung Galaxy Tab... Android
      • Enrique Rubio
        Enrique Rubio hace 2967 días
        iPad Resources for Administrators

        AccuWeather Free. Adobe Ideas Adobe Ideas is your digital sketchbook, letting you capture and explore ideas anywhere you go. Air Video Watch your video collection from your Mac on your iPad..anywhere! ($2.99) Apps from the Fed Govt. Government apps provide information when you're on the go. Find instant notification of recalls to the status of veterans benefits. USA.gov is working hard to make the government easy, convenient, and accessible. Bento Bento for iPad can be used as a standalone database app, and it comes with 25 templates for such business purposes as inventory, contact management, and expense tracking. ($4.99) Big Calculator Free. Big World Big World is the ultimate location organizer and GPS-enabled navigation tool fused into one incredible iPad app! Create custom guides for travel, your favorite spots, your own “Best-of...” lists, your friends, family, or business clients’ Contact addresses, or for any reason you can think of! (Free) Chegg Chegg, the #1 textbook rental company, helps students save hundreds of dollars off the price of textbooks. With millions of textbooks to choose from, Chegg has a variety of shipping options, free returns and plants a tree when you rent! (Free app) Chess HD Free Chess program for the iPad. Play against the computer or another player. CleanWriter Clean Writer is the minimalist text editor app focused on simplicity, designed for the creative people: bloggers, journalists or writers looking for their muse. A clutter free, Zen-like interface carefully designed for minimal impact on your writing process. ( Cloud Calendar Synchs with Google Calendar ($4.99) Conference Pad Control a presentation on any number of iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches from your device, simultaneously and wirelessly over Bluetooth or Wi-Fi. Display it seamlessly on one or more external screens or projectors attached to any number of iPad and iPhone 4 devices. ($4.99) Connect My Mac Description Connect to your Mac computers from iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch at anytime (Free). There is also a paid version with more functionality. CourseNotes CourseNotes is a student's class companion for the iPad! ($4.99) Dragon Dictation Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email message. (Free) Dropbox

        Dropbox offers mobile access to shared documents that are stored in a virtual cloud. Sync and share files easily across multiple computers without setting up a costly and complicated IT network. (Free)

        Educational Apps List of all educational apps by title in the iTunes App Store. EverNote From notes to ideas to snapshots to recordings, put it all into Evernote and watch as it instantly synchronizes from your iPhone to your Mac or Windows desktop. Flipboard Flipboard is one of a growing category of iPad apps that build you a personal newspaper by grabbing content from your social networks. The difference with Flipboard is that it actually feels like picking up a magazine and flipping through it, but the supersimple interface hides some powerful features. (Free) Fotopedia Heritage Get ready for an endless visual journey across the 890 UNESCO World Heritage Sites! (free) Free Translator This application provides an interface to the free Google Translate API for many languages including Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Vietnamese. (Free) GoDocs GoDocs is an app for your google docs on iPad/iPhone/iTouch. You can view your docs much faster and comfortably, use many google docs accounts simultaneously, download all your google docs files on your iPhone/iPad and send them by mail, share them. ($3.99) GoodReader super-robust PDF reader with advanced reading, annotating, markup and highlighting capabilities, excellent file manager, TXT file reader and editor, audio/video player, Safari-like viewer for MS Office and iWorks files. Google Earth Hold the world in the palm of your hand. With Google Earth for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, you can fly to far corners of the planet with just the swipe of a finger. Explore the same global satellite and aerial imagery available in the desktop version of Google Earth, including high-resolution imagery for over half of the world's population and a third of the world's land mass. (Free) GoSkyWatch Planetarium Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more with a touch or by simply pointing to the sky. (Free) GoToMeeting GoToMeeting is the easiest and most convenient way to attend online meetings – and now you can take it to go! Download the free app and join a meeting on your iPad in seconds just by tapping the link in your invitation email. View slide presentations, design mockups, spreadsheets, reports – whatever meeting presenters choose to share. (Free) Groupboard Groupboard turns your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad into a collaborative whiteboard, allowing you to draw and chat in real time with other people anywhere on the internet, even with users using a web browser.(Free) HMH Fuse: Algebra 1 HMH Fuse: Algebra 1 features the award-winning core content of the Holt McDougal Algebra 1 configured for mobile devices. iBook "iBooks is an amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest best-selling books or your favorite classics – day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favorite passages." (Free) iCab Mobile Cab Mobile is a web browser for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It is probably one of the iPhone browsers with the richest feature set. It provides many unique and useful features you won't find in other iPhone browsers. ($1.99) IEP Checklist IEP Checklist is a tool for parents and teachers to consider as they develop the IEP. Not every item on the checklist is required by special education regulations. (Free) iFixit Repair Manual iFixit — the free repair manual! Thousands of step-by-step guides that make it easy to repair your stuff. Fix your own things with step-by-step repair guides. (Free) iObserve iObserve is a data collection tool that will help you conduct surveys, complete inspections, judge sporting competitions, observe experiments, appraise items or bid on jobs. Administrators are also using it for teacher evaluations. ($4.99) Keynote Keynote is the powerful presentation app from Apple. ($9.99) Logmein Ignition Directly control your Mac or PC, all your programs and all your files – like that important presentation for your boss or that application that only exists on your work computer – with a simple touch. ($29.99) MacLife MacLife, the leading independent magazine devoted to all things Apple, comes to the iPad — with the MacLife Tablet Edition! (Free) MaxJournal MaxJournal is a simple and elegant way to make a daily diary or journal. Designed to be easy to use and easy to navigate - it makes it a joy to sit down and get introspective with your diary-writing self. Everything you need is at your fingertips. It's also a scrapbook - you can attach photos and images to your journal entries. ($2.99) mBook mBook is the application for Moodle on iPad. ($3.99) MobileNoter MobileNoter is a powerful and multifunctional note taking application which is able to sync with Microsoft OneNote. Although you can use MobileNoter as a standalone application to take and store your notes, its real power comes into play when you start using it with Microsoft OneNote. (Free) mTouch+ The best and most functional native iOS app for Moodle with support for all standard Moodle modules. mTouch+ is for students and requires no server side tweaking or installation, you can begin using mTouch+ right away.($2.99) MyScratchWork MyScratchWork allows you to take notes and browse the web while having the two side by side to avoid back and forth flipping. It also provides a custom math keyboard. (Free) Naturespace Holographic Audio Naturespace Holographic Audio provides an audiophile-class listening experience to all headphone users, including earbuds. I have it, and when the world gets too noisy, I can escape to wome wonderful sounds of nature. (Free) Numbers Numbers is the most innovative spreadsheet app ever designed for a mobile device. ($9.99) OmniCalc OmniCalc lets you choose from 10 different calculator designs, 19 color schemes and 3 button styles. Includes: • Standard Calculator Functions, • Scientific Calculator Functions, • Statistical Calculator Functions, • Date Math Calculator Functions (Price reduced to Free) Pages Word processor let you create and edit documents but can import files from the corresponding Microsoft Office applications. ($9.99) Penultimate The best handwriting app for iPad. Stylish, powerful, and easy to use, Penultimate encourages you to take notes, keep sketches, or share your next breakthrough idea -- whether you're in the office, on the go, or home on the couch. ($3.99) PhotoTransfer Photo Transfer App allows you to easily download photos from your iPhone to your computer as well as exchange photos from and to your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch. Transfer photos over WiFi, no cables or extra software required. $2.99 PlainText For editing text on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch. PlainText is a simple text editor with an uncomplicated, paper-like user interface. PlainText allows you to create and organize your documents in folders and sync everything with Dropbox.com. (Free) PressReader PressReader brings over 1,500 full-content newspapers from 90 countries in 47 languages to your iPad & iPhone. For a limited time, download PressReader and your first 7 newspaper issues for FREE!* (App is free but subscription fees to newspapers may apply) PrintCentral Print to ALL printers. Print direct to most WiFi/Wireless printers without additional software. Print to ALL printers and any document type via your Mac/PC. Print remotely over 3G and in corporate/other networks where WiFi is not available. Quick Graph Quick Graph is a powerful, high quality, graphic calculator that takes full advantage of the multitouch display and the powerful graphic capabilities of the iPad and iPhone, both in 2D and 3D. A simple, yet intuitive interface that makes it easy to enter and/or edit equations and visualize them in mathematical notation. (Free) QuickOfficeConnect Have full control of creating, editing, formatting, accessing and sharing Microsoft® Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Excel spreadsheets. ($19.99) ReaddleDocs ReaddleDocs is all-in-one document viewer and file manager for iPad. Сatch documents from PC and Mac computers, web sites, email attachments, iDisk, Dropbox and other online file storages and even iPhones. All files are saved to your iPad locally so you can enjoy reading them anywhere! ($4.99) Simplenote Simplenote is the fast, clean, synchronized notes app for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. When you download Simplenote, you also get access to our free web app and a growing variety of desktop apps. Your notes will sync securely, wirelessly, and automatically in both directions. (Free) Smithsonian Channel More than museums, so much more! Stay connected with Smithsonian Channel's original series, documentaries and fun facts — on the go, anytime, anywhere with the Smithsonian Channel app for iPhone and iPod Touch. View full episodes and hundreds of video clips of your favorite Smithsonian Channel programs. (Free) SoundPaper SoundPaper is the best way to take notes on your iPad. It tracks what you type and draw while recording audio, so you'll never worry about missing an important detail. ($2.99) Spider Solitaire We all need a break now and then! (Free) This iPad version has a fantastic user interface, beautiful graphics and subtle sound effects. Splashtop Remote Desktop Enjoy all that your computer has to offer - on your tablet or smart phone. ($1.99) Tao TAO (TranslateIt! Online) is an app for one-click translation of texts from one language to another powered by Google online translation engine. Customizable list of source and target languages, support for Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Vietnamese, Hebrew, Indonesian, Catalan, Latvian, Lithuanian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Filipino, Ukrainian (more to come in the future). (Free) TeamViewer TeamViewer HD provides easy, fast and secure remote access to PCs and Macs. (Free) TextNow Text Nowoffers unlimited free texting and picture messaging. It has been a hit on the iPhone, now it works great on an iPad too. TextNow is available for 99 cents at the App Store. However, users should be aware of additional costs. The download includes just three months of service. For $3.99, an additional one year of service can be purchased from within the app. For $7.99 (which is the best deal) users get a lifetime of texting with no future costs. Waken Shaken This new application combines several novel features that are sure to wake you up and get you going. When the alarm sounds, simply SHAKE the device and the alarm turns off. (Free) Whiteboard Transform your iPad into a presentation screen with Whiteboard. Whiteboard lets you connect to a TV or projection system using an Apple VGA or composite/component video-out cable and draw directly to an external screen using standard whiteboard markers and erasers. ($1.99) Wolfram Alpha Get answers. Access expert knowledge. Wherever you are. Whenever you need it. ($1.99) Words With Friends HD Free Scrabble-like game. (Free) World Book: This Day in History This Day in History for iPad is an interactive multimedia calendar that displays historical events for the current day or any selected day, along with related media such as photos, illustrations, music, and speeches. You can hear the national anthems of countries on the day they became a nation, listen to presidents’ speeches on the anniversaries of their inaugurations, and play sound clips from famous artists on their birthdays. (Great for those looking for some tidbits for morning announcements!) (Free)