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  1. desertlap liked dellaster's post in the thread ipad mini 5 on the way.

    No kidding. It's like there's a new tablet team leader every year and they toss out all prior products & ideas so that they can get full...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 4:46 PM
  2. desertlap replied to the thread ipad mini 5 on the way.

    I haven't seen it yet. I have seen the older Active tab 8 in use a lot in the pacific rim countries but not the US. Samsung in my...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 2:40 PM
  3. desertlap replied to the thread ipad mini 5 on the way.

    aw shucks @dellaster and @JoeS , you guys are too kind :) I appreciate both of you and multiple others here for the great discussions...

    Apr 24, 2019 at 8:32 AM
  4. desertlap replied to the thread ipad mini 5 on the way.

    I had an interesting discussion with some Apple folks about iPads this morning. The context is that we are in the process of certifying...

    Apr 23, 2019 at 10:25 AM
  5. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Me too most likely. It would seem to me that the biggest challenge they are facing with this tech is people. Specifically they...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 12:42 PM
  6. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    I don't know. To make matters even more complex, with Samsung specifically, their PC business is separate from their phone business...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 9:49 AM
  7. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Not an excuse but a partial explanation, but trade laws play a big factor in that. in other words if Samsung themselves doesn't have...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 9:11 AM
  8. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    That's my biggest knock against Samsung in general. They still seem to be in the mode of a "we'll support it for two years and then you...

    Apr 22, 2019 at 8:46 AM
  9. desertlap liked violajack's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    From the Verge review (Galaxy fold), I found this bit very interesting: But think about the social rules of a work meeting: somebody...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 8:33 AM
  10. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    That's a good catch that I overlooked in my first read and he may be on to something. e.g In my company the start of a major meeting...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 8:33 AM
  11. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    @nyb72 That's a slick setup. I showed it to my daughter who is a note 9 and tab S4 user. Also the verge posted the first "major" review...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 10:25 AM
  12. desertlap liked nyb72's post in the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    No, I definitely use it on a larger screen like a monitor at work or a flat screen TV from hotel rooms as it was designed. [IMG] It...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 10:19 AM
  13. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    Hey, I resemble that remark... Seriously though and I think at least @dstrauss has it as well, but I have a newly recognized modern...

    Apr 18, 2019
  14. desertlap replied to the thread Best Smartphone Companion for Surface Devices.

    I talk regularly with the engineers that we buy our custom displays from and their reaction when it was announced was "believe it when...

    Apr 18, 2019
  15. desertlap replied to the thread ipad mini 5 on the way.

    Agreed on my CTO, we play racquetball together and he's a take no prisoners type player. Our company due has to be both very open with...

    Apr 18, 2019