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A lot of businesses are turning to Facebook to create community around their products. It is quickly becoming an important way for companies to communicate directly with the people most interested in their product offerings, as well as get sneak peeks at new products, offer input into new designs, etc. Recognizing the value in connecting […]

MobileDemand Tablet PCs and Neil Diamond at the Hollywood Bowl

I’m not the only Tableteer who has fingers in the show biz world. Fellow MVP and owner of does as well and I love when she writes about performers and their teams that use Tablet PCs. Check out this post on Neil Diamond’s appearance at the Hollywood Bowl, and how the crew at the […]

Tablet PC 101: Slate Tablet PCs

Many of our readers are looking to get in to a tablet pc for the very first time. As one might expect, the terrain can be a little difficult to navigate. Tablet PC 101 will be a periodic primer series focused on the basics of Tablet PCs. While this is just a primer series, I’d […]

Get Ready For MobileDemand’s Tablet PC TV

MobileDemand loves to show off their rugged Tablet PCs with videos of the devices getting hammered, dropped, tossed, you name it. We also love to put rugged Tablet PCs and accessories through some tough testing here at GBM. Heck, we’ll even drive a car over the product. Hmm? Maybe that’s why we don’t see that […]

Congrats to MobileDemand

The folks at MobileDemand got some good news yesterday when they placed #148 in the 2008 Inc. 500 fastest growing private companies list. MobileDemand makes ruggedized Tablet PCs that the GBM Team loves to toss around casinos and other unlikely places. Congratulations to the MobileDemand team.   Tags: Tablet+PC, MobileDemand

MobileDemand Inks Certification With Anheuser-Busch Mobility Program

MobileDemand, the maker of the durable xTablet T8700, has been certified by Anheuser-Busch to be used for its sales and distribution services. The T8700 is the third MobileDemand Rugged Tablet PC to have been approved by the AB Mobility Program, proving that MobileDemand has a long running history of providing rugged tablets that are able […]

xTablet T8700 Goes Underwater, Says Hello to Mermaids

When folks get their hands on a MobileDemand xTablet T8700, they normally try to push the edges in testing. Such is the case here. not only got the T8700 wet, they took it underwater with them and inked while swimming and scuba diving. Totally amazing that it still worked when submerged in so much […]

MobileDemand xTablet Goes For A Swim

One of the most entertaining stress tests I’ve seen for a rugged tabletPC came from our very own GBM Team covering CES 2008 while abusing MobileDemand’s xTablet. That abuse proved to be small potatoes compared to this video showing it being used as a hammer. The abuse continued with the release of an xTablet baseball […]

Affiliated Foods Midwest Inks a Deal with MobileDemand

MobileDemand is continuing to make progress in the rugged tablet pc space, this time inking a deal with Affiliated Foods Midwest: Affiliated Foods Midwest, a member-owned grocery cooperative headquartered in Norfolk, Neb., recently partnered with rugged Tablet PC manufacturer MobileDemand to help simplify its order entry process and streamline operations – a move that helped […]

Use Your Tablet PC as a Hammer

Yikes! Those folks at MobileDemand sure know how to drive a point home. Check out this video of them using a rugged xTablet PC as a hammer. It is part of their Tablet PC Torture Chamber Series. Technorati Tags: Tablet PC,MobileDemand,xTablet,Torture Chamber,Rugged Tablet PC

Milking a Tablet PC for All It Is Worth

The folks at MobileDemand and the Box Canyon Dairy have been putting rugged Tablet PCs to the test, using them to help streamline management of the dairy’s breeding and vet procedures. They’ve produced a thorough of a case study, complete with video and written documentation. Here is a description of the problem MobileDemand was aiming […]

MobileDemand xTablet Screens Compared

A lot of readers like to know how different screen technologies work indoors and out. In this video from MobileDemand, they compare their xView screen to their standard display.   Here are the show notes from MobileDemand’s video: This video demonstrates the difference in direct sunlight and indoors between the standard xTablet Tablet PC display […]

MobileDemand xTablet T8700 Undergoes Severe Abuse

And you thought our abuse of MobileDemand’s xTablet T8700 was bad? Check this out! Here is run down by clip of what they do to the xTablet T8700 Tablet PC Insanity Short demonstration clips showing how much abuse the xTablet rugged Tablet PC can take. By clip number: 1. We actually use an xTablet while […]

MTV Rocks The Cradle with MobileDemand’s xTablet T8700

Sharp viewers watching MTV’s Rock The Cradle noticed that the judges were sporting MobileDemands xTablet T8700. Notice the tablets sitting on a table next to Belinda Carlisle of The Go-Go’s. MTV rented the tablets for use during this season, so I suspect we’ll get to see some more of them in action. Watch last night’s […]

MobileDemand Named Technology Company of the Year

Major kudos to MobileDemand for being awarded Technology Company of the Year by the Technology Association of Iowa. Checkout this press release for more information: The Technology Association of Iowa last week named MobileDemand ®, a Cedar Rapids-based rugged Tablet PC manufacturer, Technology Company of the Year. MobileDemand was recognized for its rapid growth, innovation […]

GBM InkShow: MobileDemand T8700 Tablet PC Accessories

If you watched us trying to destroy Mobile Demand’s T8700 Rugged Tablet PC in our last InkShow, you might be surprised to know that the T8700 is actually still working! If you have not seen that InkShow yet, I highly encourage you to do so. You get to see Team GBM having more fun than […]

CES 2008: Rob’s Headed Home

Matt and I left for the airport at 3:00 this morning for 6:00 flights. We knew the CES crowds would be out in force, and in force they are! We are all totally exhausted, but had more fun than ever. I’m already working on an article on the successes / challenges I faced covering CES. […]

CES 2008: Mobile Demand Announces the xTablet T8700 Rugged Tablet PC

At the Tablet PC meetup last night, MobileDemand announced the "unreleased Tablet PC" that I had brought with me from Colorado Springs – the xTablet T8700 Rugged Tablet PC. It features a 1.2 ghz Core 2 Duo processor, support for 2 GB of RAM, and SSD support. It has an 8.4" screen that can switch […]