Posts in "iPad"

iPad 2 Was Worth the Wait March 17th, 2011

Last Friday, the iPad 2 launched. ¬†Unlike with the first version, there was no way to reserve online. ¬†The first iPad had a truly VIP buying experience, perhaps to accommodate us early adopters who wade into the murky waters of a first generation device. The iPad 2, building on the reputation of the magical iPad, …

The iPad is a Book. April 9th, 2010

The iPad is so focused due to its design that it tends to become an appliance that replaces real-world items. One of those items is a Book. Before the iPad, probably the most popular “middle” device that was between a laptop and a smartphone was The Kindle by Amazon. You could read books with The …

The iPad is here! April 7th, 2010

I got an iPad on launch day last Saturday. The atmosphere was surreal. There was a huge throng of people at the Tysons Corner Apple Retail Store (which happens to be Apple’s first store to open.) They were crowded around the few iPads they had out on display. Meanwhile, I had one on Reserve and …