Tablet Computer

An introductory course about understanding the history, features and technological timeline of the tablet computer.
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  • Lectures 52
  • Length 4.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2014 English

Course Description

A tablet computer, or simply tablet, is a complete mobile computer, larger than a mobile phone or personal digital assistant, integrated into a fl at touch screen and primarily operated by touching the screen. It often uses an onscreen virtual keyboard or a digital pen rather than a physical keyboard.

This introductory course will begin discussions on the history of tablet computers. The succeeding modules will discuss the form factor of tablet computers and tablet system software. It will also present the tablet’s system software and the history and features of Microsoft Tablet PC, Pocket Computer Phone and Ultra Mobile PC.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of the IT industry
  • Knowledge of the English language

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Be introduced to to the history of tablet computers.
  • Understand on the technological aspects of tablet computers.
  • Be aware of the different general forms of tablet computers.
  • Learn about the difference of each form of tablet computers.
  • Study the comparison of the different software of tablet computers.
  • Learn different models of tablet computers and its comparison throughout history.

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone looking to gain an understanding of Tablet Computer and its practical application in an IT and Non-IT environment.
  • Help career-driven IT professionals stay relevant in their roles in the I.T. industry.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Tablet Computers
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

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Section Outline


Lecture 2: Introduction to Tablet Computers

Lecture 3: Tablet Computer vs Tablet PC's

Lecture 4: IBM-PC Architecture and Post-PC Tablets

Lecture 5: History of Tablets

Lecture 6: System Architecture

Lecture 7: Features

Lecture 8: Tablets vs Laptops

Lecture 9: Tablets in Developing Countries

00:50

This lecture will provide an introduction to tablet computers.

01:30

This lecture will identify the differences between tablet computers and tablet PCs.

01:19

This lecture will talk about IBM-PC architecture and post-PC tablets.

04:22

This lecture will discuss the history of tablets.

00:43

This lecture will discuss the system architecture of tablet computers.

05:15

This lecture will identify some of the features of tablet computers.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Handwriting Recognition
0:38    Touch User Interface
1:39    Touchscreen Hardware
3:32    Other Features
02:53

This lecture will identify the differences between tablets and laptops.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Advantages of Tablet Computers vs Laptops
1:23    Disadvantages of Tablet Computers vs Laptops
01:33

This lecture will explain the usage of tablets in developing countries.

Section 1 - Quiz
10 questions
9 pages

This PDF file contains Section 1 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 2: Form Factor of Tablet Computers
00:21

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline


Lecture 12: Form Factor

Lecture 13: Booklet

Lecture 14: Slate

Lecture 15: Convertible

Lecture 16: Hybrid

Lecture 17: Flexible Screen

00:26

This lecture will talk about the different form factors in tablet computers.

00:27

This discussion will focus on one of the form factors in tablet computers, specifically the booklet form.

01:02

This discussion will focus on one of the form factors in tablet computers, specifically the slate form.

01:50

This discussion will focus on one of the form factors in tablet computers, specifically the convertible form.

00:33

This discussion will focus on one of the form factors in tablet computers, specifically the hybrid form.

00:37

This discussion will focus on one of the form factors in tablet computers, specifically the new technology called flexible screen.

Section 2 - Quiz
10 questions
9 pages

This PDF file contains Section 2 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 3: Tablet System Software
00:21

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline


Lecture 20: Microsoft Windows

Lecture 21: Linux

Lecture 22: Android

Lecture 23: Meego

Lecture 24: Mac OS X

Lecture 25: Jailbroken iPad

06:57

This lecture will talk about one of the system software programs used in the tablet, namely Microsoft Windows.

02:54

This lecture will talk about one of the system software programs used in the tablet, namely Linux.

01:21

This lecture will talk about one of the system software programs used in the tablet, namely Android.

01:30

This lecture will talk about one of the system software programs used in the tablet, namely Meego.

01:01

This lecture will talk about one of the system software programs used in the tablet, namely Mac OS X.

00:34

This discussion will focus on jailbreaking and iPad.

Section 3 - Quiz
10 questions
8 pages

This PDF file contains Section 3 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 4: Other Developments and Technology
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline


Lecture 28: Microsoft Tablet PC

Lecture 29: Pocket Computer Phone

Lecture 30: Ultra Mobile PC

04:34

This lecture will talk about the developments and technology used in the Microsoft Tablet PC.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction
0:35    History of Microsoft Tablet PC
1:24    Features of Microsoft Tablet PC
2:02    Popular Models
2:17    Application Software
3:37    Screen Size Trends
02:51

This lecture will talk about the developments and technology used in the Pocket Computer Phone.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction
1:35    Linux Devices
1:48    Windows 7 Devices
10:55

This lecture will talk about the developments and technology used in the Ultra Mobile PC.

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Lecture outline:

0:00    Introduction
2:09    History of the Ultra Mobile PC
3:19    First Two Decades
4:01    Features of the Ultra Mobile PC
Section 4 - Quiz
10 questions
11 pages

This PDF file contains Section 4 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 5: Tablet Timeline (Part 1)
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline


Lecture 33: Tablet Timeline: Before 1950s - 1950s

Lecture 34: Tablet Timeline: 1960

Lecture 35: Tablet Timeline: 1980

01:07

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets from its beginnings to the 1950s.

01:00

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in the 1960s.

02:02

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in the 1980s.

Section 5 - Quiz
10 questions
5 pages

This PDF file contains Section 5 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 6: Tablet Timeline (Part 2)
00:21

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

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Section Outline


Lecture 38: Tablet Timeline: 1990

Lecture 39: Tablet Timeline: 2000 - 2005

02:57

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in the 1990s.

01:20

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets between 2000 and 2005.

Section 6 - Quiz
10 questions
6 pages

This PDF file contains Section 6 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 7: Tablet Timeline (Part 3)
00:22

In this lecture, we'll discuss some objectives aimed at showing what you can expect to learn from this course.

Section Outline

Lecture 42: Tablet Timeline: 2006 - 2009

Lecture 43: Tablet Timeline: 2010

Lecture 44: Tablet Timeline: 2011

Lecture 45: Tablet Timeline: 2012

01:59

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets between 2006 and 2009.

02:43

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in 2010.

01:00

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in 2011.

01:06

This lecture will discuss the timeline of tablets in 2012.

Section 7 - Quiz
10 questions
14 pages

This PDF file contains Section 7 of this course. You can download the complete e book at the end of this course.

Section 8: Course Resources
110 pages

This e book contains the entire Tablet Computer course in a PDF format.

2 pages

This e book is a list of terms and definitions often used in the field of tablet computers .

7 pages

This PDF file contains all the answers to all the quizzes in each section of this course.

Section 9: Tablet Computer Certification
1 page

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Certification is not mandatory.

Once you've completed the course, email our exam department at exams@artofservice.com.au to purchase your exam voucher and sit your final exam.


You will receive a PDF certificate through your email upon passing the examination.

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Follow the step-by-step procedure on taking the evaluation and receiving your certificate of completion.

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