The Galaxy Tab and use in disasters

Samsung Galaxy Tab being heldThe Galaxy Tab has been in my hands for the past few weeks.  It is a tablet that uses the Android O/S and is about half the size of an iPad.  Connectivity for the one I’m using is through a built-in Verizon cellular chip.

My team and I were discussing the Galaxy.  The best summary we could find is that it is a great device if you can find the problem it solves.  My team and I are all equipped with some form of a Blackberry device, Dell laptop and cellular broadband.  So the question is where would this fit in our tool box?

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Thoughts on Blackberry, Android and Windows Mobile

Three smart phonesMy work issued device is Blackberry and it has been since the original LCD RIM devices.  My personal phone is currently Palm Pro with Windows Mobile.  For the past few weeks and months, I’ve been using the Android O/S on a Google Nexus One.  Which is better? This reminds me of MS Word vs WordPerfect, and Apple vs PC arguments.  The answer is clearly: It depends.

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