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Gluecon: Why The iPad Is Important

Interesting take and very consistent with my series of posts on how computing is moving all around us: I truly believe that the models of human-computer interaction (”HCI”) that all of us grew up with are going to change dramatically in the next 3, 5, 7, 10 years. ... the iPad is such an important…

iPad: Under- or Overwhelming?

A lots of techies seem underwhelmed by yesterday's iPad announcement. But Kevin Marks has a good pro-iPad point of view. I have another one to add: Yep, we have seen all the pieces that make up the iPad: unibody, touch screen, WiFi, 3G, flash, big button in front, dock, ... So technologically, it's indeed a…

iPad and the End of Paper Books

Kindle started the trend, and with the iPad now it is clear that books are gradually going electronic, just like music before them. A few months ago, I banned all music CDs from our house, because all they did was collect dust. We had not touched a CD for years as iPods and iTunes took…