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Apple – iPad 2010 vs TheTablet 1994

Apple’s new iPad e-everything reader looks like the electronic newspaper tablet Roger Fidler has been talking about for 15 years. Over at the AEJMC Newspaper Division blog I embedded a player for a video of Fidler’s 1994 demo of “TheTablet,”

Posted in Computers, Journalism, Tablets & eBook Readers, Technology, WebDesign

Is flattery the future of reading, writing & computing?

OK, I don’t mean “flattery” in the usual sense; I mean “getting flatter.” (Update: New images right and below are a Skiff preview. Thanks to BSU Professor David Sumner for a pointer to yet another article by Bill Mickey.) Whatever

Posted in Computers, Digital Culture, Education, Tablets & eBook Readers, Technology