Oprah Winfrey recently gave Microsoft's Surface her seal of approval when the gadget made her annual "Favorite Things" list. Oprah has been using Twitter and hashtag #FavoriteThings to endorse the Surface.
On Monday, however, criticism began bubbling up on blogs and social sites because it appears Oprah is typing her tweets on Apple's iPad (see screenshot above).
But, we have to ask, does that really matter?
Technology users own more than one gadget -- often made from different companies -- and as my colleagues point out, people use an iPad differently than a Surface. And for Oprah, that's no different. She did put the iPad on her "Ultimate Favorite Things" list in 2010, saying… Continue reading...