29 Dec '11, 5am

Windows 8 tablets might be surprisingly successful in 2012

Windows 8 tablets might be surprisingly successful in 2012

Windows 8 Tablets is a Possible Surprise Success Not many people we know own a Windows-based tablet right now, because Windows 7 simply isn't optimized for touch usage. However, Wired predicts that when Windows 8 hits the center-stage in the middle of 2012, consumer perception of tablets powered by Microsoft's new operating system will change -- for the better. This prediction isn't a random one of course. Wired's Gadget Lab has actually seen one and it deems Windows 8 tablets useful, and even fun. With products running Windows 8 nearly visible in the horizon, Wired has come up with a few reasons why you should be excited about them. One of the most compelling reasons given was that Microsoft is extremely late when it comes to participating in the tablet game. However it's seen as a boon, rather than a handicap, simply because it gave Microsoft more time to observe the com...

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