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Apple iPad: Coming to Theaters Near You

Just 80 days since initial shipments, sales of the Apple iPad have top 3 million and are accelerating. As the iPad comes to life, many other product segments are seeing better days pass them by. Features, functions, footprint; the iPad has the bases covered. Apple is holding back on more (i.e. – camera, phone, USB, […]

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Apple iPad Announcement

With the announcement of the Apple iPad a number of industry segments are on notice – change or be blown away. The iPad is Dirty Harry for touchscreens, laptops, smartphones, and other “vision” devices. Yes, smartphones, too. A couple of features in the iPad are noticeably missing; phone capability being one of them. “Not now,” […]

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Retrospective 1987: Apple Navigator

Who hasn’t read George Orwell’s book ‘1984’? With today’s jacked-up technology, the “eyes at the street corner” is a reality. How close are we to living ‘1984’? Alan Kay is a renown computer scientist (see Alan Kay’s Wiki Bio). While at Apple he coined the phrase, “the best way to predict the future is to […]

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