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// 12 February 2021
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Apple has posted a letter from Steve Jobs where he describes the flash situation between Apple and Adobe. It is evident that after reading the letter there are some hard feelings between the two companies. I’m sure most iPhone and iPad users would like to have flash but not at any cost. If flash causes…

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// 12 February 2021
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Apple has announced that it sold its one millionth iPad on Friday. That is 28 days since it went on sale, April 3rd. The estimate from Chitika Labs was off about a week but 28 days is impressive when you consider the first iPhone took 74 days to sell 1 million. Apple also said iPad…

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// 12 February 2021
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According to Chitkita Lads Apple has sold more than 1 million iPads. If that is correct, it has taken 21 days for Apple to sell 1 million ipads. Comparing that to the first iPhone, it took 74 days to sell 1 million iPhones. There is no doubt that the iPad is a runaway success. The…

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// 12 February 2021
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Apple announced today the iPad 3G will start shipping to customers on Friday, April 30th and will be available at Apple Store retail locations the same day. Apple did not say in the announcement if the 3G model will be available at Best Buy on April 30th. The announcement ends the mystery surrounding when the…

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// 12 February 2021
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Apple is postponing the international launch of the iPad due to high US demand. They are postponing the  international launch for one month, until the end of May. Apple has sold more than 500,00 iPads sold during the first week. They called the US launch a runaway success in the press release. They also said they have received a large amount of pre-orders for the iPad…

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// 12 February 2021
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It’s only been a few days since the iPad went on sale and Apple is already announcing the iPhone OS 4.0 upgrade. Gizmodo is reporting that Apple has sent out media invitations for a preview event scheduled for this Thursday, April 8th, to show off iPhone OS 4.0. The event is scheduled to begin at…

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// 12 February 2021
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Multitasking is finally coming to the iPhone OS with the 4.0 upgrade. Apple took it’s time to include multitasking but it looks like they have got it right. They simply was not going to include it until they could do it in a way they would not drain the battery or slow it down. The…

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// 12 February 2021
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The iFixit team has tore apart their iPad and we now know a little more about the inside of the iPad. One of the more interesting things they found is the dual battery pack, a hole where a camera could have been, and Apple used more epoxy to secure chips indicating it’s designed to be…

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// 12 February 2021
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We are now only a couple of days from the launch of the iPad. The device will likely be another success for one of the most successful companies over the last decade. Many believe Apples turnaround started with the iPod. The iPod went one sale in October 2001 and then iTunes came along in the…

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// 12 February 2021
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If you already pre-ordered your ipad you should still receive it on April 3rd but anyone pre-ordering as of today it will ship on April 12th according to Apples website. That does seem to indicates that they are selling well. For those of you who are planning to pick one up at Best Buy, they…

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// 12 February 2021
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Some details are emerging about the ipad from emails by Steve Jobs responding to questions from Apple fans. The first was in response to an inquiry as to whether the iPad would be available for purchase with Apple’s authorized resellers. He replied “Initially at Apple Retail and online stores and Best Buy,” It looks like…

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// 12 February 2021
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Apple is offering iPad 10-packs to educational institutions for $6790 without AppleCare and $7580 with AppleCare . That comes out to $20 off of each iPad in a set of 10, or $40 off per iPad if they are ordered with AppleCare. The iPad 10-packs are shipped in a single box, which eliminates individual packaging….

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