Apparently, this holiday season Microsoft (MSFT +1%) won't field a Windows 7 Slate tablet...

|By:, SA News Editor

Apparently, this holiday season Microsoft (MSFT +1%) won't field a Windows 7 Slate tablet computer for consumers in any strength, as promised. This leaves the field open for Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Galaxy Tab and the iPad (AAPL) to garner the Christmas dollars, and make it even harder for Microsoft to play catch up for market share later.