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    but there is the IPad 2 out at the end of the month
    Last edited by ZeroHour; 21st April 2011 at 04:57 PM.

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    That's still a nice price for a nice piece of kit though - it'll be a while before any android capactive tablet will beat it.

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    They are doing the same one refurbished for 289

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
    That's still a nice price for a nice piece of kit though - it'll be a while before any android capactive tablet will beat it.

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    Similar spec androids are generally about half that price - and you can even do what you want with them rather than what you're told to do.

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    Similar spec androids are generally about half that price - and you can even do what you want with them rather than what you're told to do.
    Please point me to a place selling cap touch 10in screens for about half that price

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    Quote Originally Posted by jamesb View Post
    Similar spec androids are generally about half that price - and you can even do what you want with them rather than what you're told to do.
    Unless it requires a proxy? And then you cant or have to user root access.

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    Unless it requires a proxy?
    Look - its a fair cop - we've got our hands in the air We know they can't spell proxy and yes its very embarrasing - bit like not being able to use Flash but more dishonourable for a geek device

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    What flash based sites do you use? Just askin...

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    Quote Originally Posted by damien.deakes View Post
    What flash based sites do you use? Just askin...
    Pretty much any of them with videos?

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    You mean the flash adverts that are so annoying?
    My iPad never stopped me watching youtube or vimeo videos. Plus Youtube have just switched on HTML 5 embeds so that all works now.

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    The only website I have a problem with on my iPad is the BBC News site, but then again thanks to the inane quality of the BBC news reporting nowadays it's no great loss.

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    Quote Originally Posted by damien.deakes View Post
    You mean the flash adverts that are so annoying?
    My iPad never stopped me watching youtube or vimeo videos. Plus Youtube have just switched on HTML 5 embeds so that all works now.
    No I mean the videos I go to various sites to watch: 99% of the time they're embedded with flash

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    <bit offtopic> Yeah you should be watching a better news channel than that... it's all worry worry worry at the BBC. They seem to like jumping on any bandwagon going.


    Quote Originally Posted by LosOjos View Post
    No I mean the videos I go to various sites to watch: 99% of the time they're embedded with flash

    Surely most of these are Vimeo or Youtube embeds? On blogs and such?

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    Why has this turned into an iPad bashing post? maybe we should be back on topic...

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    Why has this turned into an iPad bashing post
    Because all online discussions re apple kit vs anything else always do


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    Last edited by SimpleSi; 3rd March 2011 at 04:14 PM.

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