Those who expected the Microsoft/HP tablet to rival Apple's soon-to-be-released device were less than thrilled with the actual product.
PCWorld: Many expected that Steve Ballmer would unveil the dual screen Courier tablet during his CES keynote. Instead, he debuted a device that seems to be little more than a color e-Reader. In Ballmer's words it is "something that's almost as portable as a phone and that's as powerful as a PC running Windows 7." Both analysts and investors were less than enthused.