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Do You Want Your Apps to Talk Back to You (as a Chatterbox)? - Part 1
Let me start this blog series with one disclaimer: I am not an early adopter and I do not easily fall for any vendor’s slick marketing. At a recent large

apps im talk  You Want Your Apps to Talk Back to You (as a Chatterbox)? - Part 1 Let me start this blog series with one disclaimer: I am not an  early adopter  and I do not easily fall for any vendor’s slick marketing. At a recent large user conference, a vendor’s staffer asked me why I wasn’t already using  an iPad tablet computer . That question cracked me up, since I still use an  Apple ’s discontinued iBook  notebook  (besides the fact that I might only start using the latest  tablet  bestseller

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