Post Profile






Dilbert And Steve Jobs Agree: Phablets Suck [Humor]

Steve Jobs called then tweeners: too big to be a phone, too small to be a tablet. Others have coined a better portmanteau to describe them: “phablets.” It’s a wonderful word, isn’t it, somehow evoking both expectoration and flabbiness? Anyway, we’re going to be seeing a lot of phablets next week at Mobile World Congress [...] Related Stories Apple’s MacBook Air Nearly Shipped With An A
read more

share

Related Posts


Apple Completely Whiffed On The 'Phablets' Market, Which Is Turning Out To Be Huge (AAPL, SSNLF, GOOG)

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider (2 years ago)

Earlier today, we published a Reuters story about "phablets" – those huge smartphones from Samsung and others that are so big, they are almost tablets. (Get it? Phone + tablets = phablets. Some call them super smartphones, but we pr...

Forget The Smartphone, Forget The Tablet – The 'Phablet' Is THE Gadget Of 2013

Technology / Technology Industry News : Silicon Alley Insider (2 years ago)

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Call it phablet, phonelet, tweener or super smartphone, but the clunky mobile phone - closer in size to a tablet than the smartphone of a couple of years back - is here to stay. A surprise hit of 2012...

Small Tablets Are Eclipsing Large Ones

Technology : Technology Review Editors' Blog (2 years ago)

Steve Jobs dismissed smaller tablets as “tweeners” but they are proving more popular than full size tablets This morning in San Francisco, Google announced an upgraded version of its Nexus 7 tablet, increasing its resolution and pow...

Dilbert Pokes Fun At Siri [Humor]

Technology Industry News / Apple : Cult Of Mac (3 years ago)

Ah, wonderful. Imagine the comic opportunities that lie ahead now that Dilbert characters carry talking smartphones. Somehow, you can tell this is probably just part of Dogbert’s masterplan for the company anyway. Similar Posts:Dilb...

Steve Jobs Was Right: 7-Inch Kindle Fire Sucks To Use

Technology Industry News / Apple : Cult Of Mac (3 years ago)

In late 2010, Steve Jobs commented on the sudden influx of 7-inch tablets by calling them ‘tweeners. He said that Apple had considered 7-inch displays for the iPad, but after extensive testing, a 7-inch screen was too small to reall...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC