iPad: a toy, not a tool

Does Apple’s much trumpeted iPad justify its hype-powered billing? Up to a point. Adrian Weckler reports

17th April, 2010

It’s the most talked about gadget of the year and, last week, the first batch of Apple iPads began to arrive in Ireland, despite the official Irish launch being delayed until next month.

The Sunday Business Post was one of the first media outlets to get its hands on the tablet. Over the past week, we’ve poked, prodded and swiped our way through digital books, apps, websites and all its other bells and...

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