Can't wait until the new Windows 8 tablets are released in the fall? These currently available tablets can handle the beta version of the OS now.
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Form factor: Tablet
Weight: 3.5 lbs
Processor: AMD C-50 @ 1 GHz
Storage: 32 GB
Display: 10.1-inch LCD; TFT Active Matrix
The lowdown: This is another purpose-built Windows tablet, but the Iconia W500 sets you back about one-third of what the Samsung Series 7 would. It's also the only AMD-powered unit in our lineup. With features like dual webcams and Dolby audio, Acer is aiming this tablet primarily at consumers, but it will run most Windows business apps.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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