So that RIM tablet? It's not going to be a tablet in the standard sense.
Boy Genius Report said on Thursday that it confirmed with multiple sources that the upcoming Research In Motion tablet will be a "companion device." Where have you heard that before? Oh right: The ill-fated Palm Foleo. The "best idea" Palm founder Jeff Hawkins' ever had that was canceled after its announcement but before a single product was ever shipped.
Why did Palm cancel the Foleo? For the same reason RIM will find out soon enough: companion devices don't really … Read more