Originally Posted by pphilipp
Finally... in 2010 does the public finally become interested. Perhaps it's taken the technology this long to catch-up with the concept; perhaps it's taken a top-notch media-master like Steve Jobs to convince us that this is what we really want. Who knows?
For those of us who have been promoting write-on-screen tablets for some twenty years, all we can say is, "Finally! It's about time!"
I think what it really took was a touch friendly OS and accompanying applications; whether that be iOS, or Android or something else.
Gates tried making XP and Win7 touch friendly with more or less success, but the applications remain somewhat less than friendly. The phone apps are built from the ground up with large menus and buttons just for use with fingers.