iPad

Prediction: April show-off showers coming led by iPad-toting soccer Moms

Let the crazy begin. Yesterday Apple opened the doors for virtual pre-orders for the much hyped, much discussed gadget that is the unfortunately named iPad. Most reports indicate that sales have been not only brisk, but chart-topping. Some say Apple had sold about 100,000 units on day 1. Others...

Apple iPad: 6 reasons why it won’t kill the netbook, but will save the newspaper

Many tout the upcoming Apple iPad as the end of the netbook. That's hard to believe for one simple reason: typing on the thing is going to be difficult. Unless there is some real input "magic" on the device that has yet to be revealed, I see it more...

Apple iPad delayed until April, stock hits all time high

Apple (AAPL) announced today that it would start taking orders for its iPad, the biggest tech product in years, starting March 12. Units, though, won't reach consumer's itchy, news-loving hands until April 3, a few weeks later than originally planned. The 3G version which will enable mobile Internet using...

iPad key to expanding Apple’s addressable market

If you watched the Apple iPad launch event last month, you may have noticed something new, at least in comparison to past extravaganzas. Steve Jobs as educator. He's played many roles to perfection before: egoist, magician, showman, businessman, visionary.But educator just might be the new role that takes Apple to...