8 reasons to check out a Tablet PC: Solid article about why you should buy a Tablet PC.
“Some companies prohibit or discourage people from using notebook PCs in meetings. Why? Because the laptop screen creates a barrier of sorts between the user and the speaker. You lose eye contact while you’re plunking away on keys. By using a pen and a letter-size screen (with the keyboard folding over), a meeting participant can maintain normal eye contact and still take notes at a meeting — he can even sneak peeks at his e-mail or the Internet.”
Via Tablet PC Talk.