The tablet, which debuted to positive reception at IFA 2013 in September, is the successor to last year’s 101 XS and offers a 10.1-inch 1280 x 800 resolution IPS display, a 1.6GHz quad-core Cortex A9 ARM processor and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.
It also comes with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, dual-band Wi-Fi, and the neat Coverboard magnetic keyboard cover which was also on the first-generation model.
Somewhat unsurprisingly considering these middling specs, the tablet is now available at U.S. retailers for a respectable $279.
We all have different tastes. We all have different personalities. We all have different levels of technical proficiency. I like sci-fi; you like romance novels. I like Italian food; you like Indian. It should be no surprise that with billions of people in the world we each approach every day with all of our life long experiences guiding our every action.
Why then, do form designers assume that everyone who will use their meticulously designed electronic form will have a four-year degree from MIT?
Designers tend to assume that while their users may not be as skilled as they are, that there’s an inherent like if not love of technology in that user base. But as [...]