Busted! Oprah tweets her love for Microsoft’s tablet—from an iPad

The Microsoft Surface is on her favorite things list, yet she appears to be using Apple’s tablet. What gives? We offer three possible explanations.

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She named the tablet-laptop hybrid one of her favorite things this year. On Monday morning, the Queen of Talk even tweeted that she bought 12 of them as Christmas gifts—but she sent the tweet from her iPad.

Here’s a screenshot that a writer at Zagg.com grabbed:

The person who captured the screenshot got it from Tweetbot, a third-party iPhone application that shows the device or platform from which someone issues a tweet. Twitter.com, as well as many other popular apps, no longer reveal that information.

That’s too bad for Oprah.

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