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What is tablet PC?
A tablet PC is usually a fully functional laptop PC, equipped with a stylus and, often, a touch screen. This form factor is intended for mobility where laptops/notebooks may be impractical or unwieldy, or do not provide the needed functionality.
The term tablet PC was made popular in a product announced in 2001 by Microsoft. It was a pen-enabled computer conforming to hardware specifications devised by Microsoft and running Windows XP Tablet PC Edition OS.
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2016-01-13 Analyst predicts rising HD panel demand for notebooks
IHS said that with demand for notebooks slowing due to the weak economy and the rise of tablets, notebook makers are increasingly turning to higher display resolutions to boost consumer interest.
2003-01-06 ALi ships smallest USB 2.0 video camera controller
The company has announced the availability of the M5603 USB 2.0 video camera controller, which it touts as the smallest solution for USB 2.0 PC-camera apps
2012-02-14 2Gb, 4Gb DDR3Lm for tablets, ultrathin devices
Micron's DDR3Lm solutions boast less self-refresh power that yields longer battery life.
2012-08-22 1hAug NAND prices stabilize due to restraints, says report
A combination of supply restraints and replenishment demand has led to stable 1HAugust NAND Flash Contract Prices.
2006-05-25 100 million mobile VoIP users in 2011, says report
According to On World, the PC industry will ship more than two times as many mobile VoIP devices per year as the telecom industry in 2011
2015-02-05 10 forecasts for China's smart connected devices
IDC revealed that the shipment of China's smart connected devices (SCDs), which include PCs, tablets and smartphones, was about 510 million units in 2014, a YoY increase of 16.2 per cent.
2010-05-07 Smart phones, tablets get Atom-powered
Intel Corp. has launched its latest Atom chipset, the 45nm Moorestown platform geared for use in the burgeoning market for smart phones and tablets.
2012-11-20 Slow consumer spending drags power IC market
IHS predicted that revenue derived from the use of power management chips will amount to $29.9 billion by the end of the year, down from $31.8 billion last year.
2012-12-20 Singapore not lagging behind in thriving smartphone market
Singapore's electronics sector is not missing out on the smartphone and tablet boom because key components that go into these devices are manufactured locally, according to the Economic Development Board
2010-09-03 Semicon revenues to hit $300 billion this year
Semicon market watcher Gartner projected the industry's global revenue this year to hit $300 billion, a 31.5 percent increase from 2009 revenue of $228 billion.
2011-07-21 Rising iPad demand too much for Apple?
Apple is still unable to meet consumer demand for its iPad tablet, this according to the company, is a "good problem" for them
2012-11-05 NAND flash contract price grows 7-12% in 2HOct
According to TrendForce, tight supply and replenishment momentum persisted in 2HOct, which might even push the increase in NAND flash contract price until November.
2008-06-25 Mobile WiMAX faces future setbacks
Mobile WiMax may become a spent technology even before it gains any commercial traction, a market research group warned. The technology is expected to face a number of challenges that are likely to make it unfeasible as a mobile "access" technology.
2002-05-15 Midas Touch to release film-to-plastic touch panels in June
Midas Touch Technologies Corp. has revealed plans to introduce its latest film-to-plastic touchscreen panels in June 2002.
2013-11-07 Flexible touch sensor certified for Windows 8
Atmel's XSense flexible touch sensor addresses the rapidly expanding markets for Windows 8 smartphones, tablets, Ultrabooks and other PC and consumer devices
2014-01-09 FlatFrog outs touch screen with zero air-gap tech
The FlatFrog Touch ZG touch screen is intended for high resolution displays in tablets, computers and monitors as well as for large interactive flat panel displays.
2005-09-20 DuPont establishes LCD glass plant in China
DuPont has expanded its investment in China and established a second plant in Shenzhen that will serve the company's Displays and Liquid Packaging Systems businesses.
2015-10-01 Cambridge CMOS Sensors expands supply chain in Asia
CCS opened its first regional office in Taiwan to support its expanding supply chain and growing customer base in Asia that shows a strong and constantly growing demand for environmental sensors.
2015-09-29 ARM Cortex-based MCUs tout built-in USB device controller
Supporting up to 24MHz, the devices support USB, SPI and I2C (Fast Mode Plus), and can function as a sensor hub transferring multiple sensor information to a main controller device or PC, said Toshiba
2013-01-02 Analyst: IC revenues to top $319B in 2013
IDC forecasted that global semiconductor revenues will grow 4.9 per cent this year, logging a CAGR of 4.1 per cent from 2011-2016, reaching $368 billion in 2016.
2012-08-29 Analyst reveals 30-year seasonal patterns in IC market
IC Insights looked into the past 30 years from 1983-2012 and noted that the Q2 of the year typically registers the highest sequential quarterly growth rate.
2011-08-18 Why Microsoft should buy Nokia
EBN editor-in-chief Bolaji Ojo gives his take on why Microsoft and Nokia should join forces to strengthen their position in the high-tech wireless handset and tablet PC market.
2013-04-16 Success of flat panel displays hinged on smartphones, tablets
Smartphone and tablet PC demand will drive small/medium flat panel display revenue to $71.5 billion in 2016, NPD DisplaySearch forecasts.
2010-09-16 Smart phones, tablets expand TFT LCD display market
Global shipments of TFT LCD panels used in smart phones, tablet PCs and other products needing small- and medium-sized displays, will reach 2.3 billion units in 2010, according to iSuppli
2011-02-21 Samsung selects RFMD parts for 3G/4G phones, tablets
RF Micro Devices reports that Samsung Electronics has selected RFMD's PowerSmart power platforms and WiFi components for its Galaxy S 2 smart phone and Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet PC.
2011-06-28 Notebook ODM shipment grows, threats seen ahead
Research arm DRAMeXchange reported June shipment growth of notebook ODMs, but sees previous generation platforms, sluggish consumer purchase in Europe, and tablet PCs as threats
2004-07-27 Intel expands Pentium M, Celeron M lineup
Intel expanded its Pentium M processor and Celeron M processor families with products aimed at the mini-notebook, sub-notebook and tablet PC segments.
2011-04-13 In-Stat sees 70% shift to MIPI CSI-2 by 2016
A recent In-Stat report has projected that up to 70 percent of camera interfaces would use MIPI's CSI-2 by 2016, including about 225 million Tablet PC image sensors.
2010-07-20 DDR2 SO-DIMMs up speed, cut power
DDR2 small-outline DIMMs (SO-DIMMs) claim faster speeds, lower power consumption for laptops and tablet PCs
2012-01-06 Ultrabooks strive for consumer acceptance
Intel's main challenge with Ultrabooks would be making the PC important to consumers once again
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