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Retailers have found an interesting characteristic of consumers who browse their websites using tablets: They're much more likely to pull the trigger on purchases than other online shoppers.
That discovery is making retailers focus on tablets ahead of the all-important holiday season ...
Tablets still account for only a small percentage of overall e-commerce, but they are punching above their weight. While the conversion rate—orders divided by total visits—is 3% for shoppers using a traditional PC, it is 4% or 5% for shoppers using tablets, says Sucharita Mulpuru, an analyst at Forrester Research.
Many retailers also report that tablet users place bigger orders—in some cases adding 10% to 20% more to the tab—on average than shoppers using PCs or smartphones.
Netbooks are useless for anything.
For home use, a tablet is better than a netbook. For on the road use, a laptop is better.
All my computers start up faster then my seat can hit the chair.
each his own
Have you actually used an iPad ?
Have you actually used an iPad ? they are surfing the web before you can even think ctrl->alt->delete on a PC
I see an older generation in this discussion.
Give it a little more time and tablets (portable devices) will replace the Desktop.
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