Where bloggers fit in the top 9 uses for a tablet

I, a blogger by trade,  showed up at Best Buy a day early to buy my Xoom tablet. I got the days wrong.

“Dude,” the sales clerk rolled his eyes, “it doesn’t come out till tomorrow.”

“Uh! Yeah, I knew that. I was just practicing,” I fired back embarrassed and feeling my age.

The point is, I wanted a Xoom and I was counting the days. I just didn’t count right.

Some figures about tablet computers that came out of the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas not long ago.

In the next 3 years, as many as one in 5 Americans will own a tablet says Harris. (My bet is the tablet makers commissioned this poll.) Only 1 in 3 Americans are even online now.

Forrester research says