Tablets: What Amazon and Apple know that all the CES tablet peddlers are still missing | TechRepublic

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Services should be front-and-center in the product. That’s a critical mistake, and a doesn’t bode well for the destiny of most of the tablets at CES. The issue is especially critical for Android tablets, but it will eventually become critical for Windows tablets later in the year. Both Google and Microsoft need to put the services ecosystem front and center and stop acting like we’re still in a PC clone market selling products mostly to people who are interested in the technology. The market has moved on. So have Amazon and Apple, and that’s why they’re winning.