Did you know that a third of American adults own tablets? That's almost twice the number of folks who owned a tablet a year ago.
The growing popularity of tablets doesn't surprise me. Tablets are simple, ultraportable and powerful enough to pull off many of the same computing tasks as your laptop or desktop. In fact, find out why you might not need a computer at all.
If you're shopping for a tablet, be sure to consult my tablet buying guide, tablet comparison chart and mini-tablet comparison chart. They're all free and will give you the information you need to pick out the right tablet.
I'm sure you already know that a tablet is a great gadget for streaming video and music, playing games, reading e-books and surfing the Web. But tablets can do some other tricks that might surprise you.