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iPad (Computer)

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Topical headingiPad (Computer)
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Variant(s)Apple iPad (Computer)
See alsoApple computer
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Tablet computers
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Found inWork cat.: 2010018995: Rosenzweig, Gary. My iPad, 2011: e-CIP t.p, etc. (iPad is a tablet computer featuring multi-touch interaction with print, video, photo, and audio multimedia, internet browsing, and runs most iPhone OS apps)
Wikipedia, v. May 18, 2010 (iPad is a tablet computer designed and marketed by Apple for internet browsing, media consumption, gaming, and light content creation; released in April 2010, it established a new class of devices between smartphones and laptops)
PCWorld, v. May 18, 2010 (Apple iPad ushers in the era of tablet computing)
CNET reviews, May 18, 2010 (Apple iPad is the first affordable tablet computer worth owning, but it won't (yet) replace your laptop; Apple has consolidated your Netbook, e-reader, gaming device, photo frame, and iPod into an elegant, affordable supergadget; giant iPod Touch-looking device)
MacWorld, v. May 18, 2010: (Apple touts the iPad as a third category of device, positioned between a smartphone and a laptop; tablet device; contrast between the iPad and netbooks)
Mac Life, v. May 18, 2010 (a tablet computer, iPad tablet, a computer Steve Jobs says is positioned between a smartphone and a laptop; better than either the laptop or phone at several tasks: web surfing, email, photo viewing, music and video playback, games, and eBook reading; a large iPod Touch)
BusinessWeek, v. May 18, 2010 (touch-screen tablet computer named iPad as demand for Apple's traditional iPod music players is falling as consumers switch to multifunction devices like the iPod Touch, which has Wi-Fi support, and smartphones that can also play music and video, like the iPhone)