I laugh every time I read articles about how tablet computing is spelling the end for the traditional desktop PC and even the laptop computer.
Admittedly, tablets are growing in popularity. I actually bought one a few months back, an HP TouchPad, which as you may remember was introduced and promptly pulled from production about a week after it’s launch. This dropped the price, and I was able to recently pick one up for $200. While I like it, it’s never going to fully replace the PC and laptop that I also have at home.
But, that’s not why I say that PCs and laptops won’t die.
The reason is more simple: