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The authoritative guide to creating applications for the Tablet PC—direct from the Microsoft Tablet PC software development team!

The introduction of faster chips and hardware has recently enabled the first workable, tablet-sized, pen-based PCs. Building Tablet PC Applications distills the best usability research on pen-based computing to present an authoritative discussion of how to design pen-based applications and user interfaces. It also gives you an in-depth description of the Tablet PC Platform SDK, complete with tips and tricks on how to produce "ink-aware" applications for the Microsoft® Windows® XP Table PC Edition operating system. By the time you finish this book, you'll understand how to create natural, pen-based applications for this exciting new platform, where portability, digital ink, and pen-driven input are the new PC paradigm.

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