The Tablet Market Grows Cluttered
Holiday shoppers with a tablet computer on their gift list this year might be forgiven for feeling a little panicked.
Look at the tablets available online or at a consumer electronics store and it can be dizzying to choose from among the dozens of slim rectangles with touch screens – each with various sizes, features, prices and applications.
Tablets were supposed to be a simple alternative to the bloated personal computer market. And when “tablet” was synonymous with “iPad,” that was true.
But this is the first holiday season in which the iPad