What Insurers Need to Know About the Next Generation of Tablets
1. Time for Apple to Go Small …
Up until this point, Apple simply wasn't under pressure to produce a lower-margin but higher-volume mini tablet. … Now that Google is getting serious and fielded a $199 seven-inch full-fledged Android tablet that's actually good, Apple can't afford to allow this market to remain unchallenged.
—George Ou, a columnist for BYTE (a UBM TechWeb property), on reports that a miniature 7.85-inch iPad was going to manufacturing.