A Tablet! Any Tablet!

A picture says a thousand words about one of this year's most prevalent CES trends

Rally Round the Tablet

Sharp's detail-free Galapagos Media TabletJohn Mahoney

Hopping on CES 2011's biggest bandwagon is Sharp, who announced a U.S. launch of their Japanese Galapagos Media Tablet with few if any details. But if you needed any indication of just how tablet-crazy everyone is this week, take a look at that media scrum.

In Japan, Galapagos owners can download magazines, newspapers, e-books and other medias via an iTunes-like store. U.S. owners will be able to...hmm...no one really knows. Its processor, operating system, network connectivity price or availability remain a mystery.

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