Tuesday July 7, 2020

iPad rocking all over the world

The iPad won’t go on sale in the Republic until July, but in much of the rest of Europe and the US, Apple’s new invention has already captured the public’s imagination

29th May, 2010

In the basement of the Louvre in Paris, the queue for Apple’s iPad was far longer than that at the underground entrance to the museum to see the Mona Lisa and other iconic art treasures.

Hundreds queued up at the Apple store in the Carrousel du Louvre shopping centre, with staff cheering every purchase, as sales of the tablet computer outside the US began last Friday. Meanwhile, in Sydney, fans braved the chill...

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