Mobile Computing Devices – Tablets

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Electronics expert Jody Vining discusses how to select the best mobile computing device, including a tablet.

    Jody Vining: It's Jody from www.

    tigerdirect.

    com. We are taking a look at some of the various mobile devices that are out there on the market today. And this is a brand new segment, the tablet. Apple iPad has been huge and now, a lot of different options are starting to hit the market. So if you're out there and you don't need a full physical keyboard, you just want the ability to check your e-mail and browse the Web and maybe have a little bit of entertainment sprinkled in there with video and music as well, this is a perfect device for you, it's thin, it's light, it's inexpensive and is going to be able to accomplish most of the tasks that you want to accomplish. The tablet even has a front facing web cam, so you can use it for doing all of your video conferencing and USB ports. So you'll have absolutely no problem using external storage devices. They are extremely flexible that use the Android operating system with access to tons of applications and they are perfect for a mobile professional that just needs a lifeline to the office into your e-mail without having all the full PC applications that you would expect on a network or a notebook PC. So, if you're ready to take a leap sort of into the future and try something a little bit different that's also affordable, thin, and light, check out some of these Android tablets like this one from Arcos that are out there right now.