Strong sales start for new iPad

Apple's newest iPad is looking like another hot seller, with hundreds queuing at stores across Europe. It goes on sale in Ireland next Friday.

16th March, 2012
Strong sales start for new iPad
Apple's new iPad

Apple's newest iPad was looking like another hot seller on Friday, with hundreds queuing at stores across Asia and Europe to get their hands on a gadget likely to dominate the tablet-computer market well into next year.

The third-generation device has only a few new features, but the buzz helped propel Apple shares to a record high of $600 in New York on Thursday.

"I just got hyped into it, I guess," said David Tarasenko, a...

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