And this morning James Kendrick reminded me of the truth of that:
The lack of the shipping software brought one thing home in my testing; without the Android Market a tablet is not very useful.
Boldfaced emphasis added by me.
There is a lack of broader thinking in this CNN article, which states:
The balance of power has permanently, irreversibly shifted from the media companies to the tech firms.
No. And it’s time for Apple and the rest of them to be shown that.