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Why the next iPad must have Retina Display (and why it’s right not to have it on iPad 2)

There has been quite some rumors saying that Apple is already designed and produced the next iPad with Retina Display, the display technology that has been used on the iPhone 4 and the recent 4S, and there are already a few manufacturers have named for the production of the display, in rumors that is.

Before the iPad 2 getting announced (the second last keynote by Steve Jobs), early adopters of original iPad were anticipating Retina Display on the new iPad as there are some findings in the iOS codes lead to that belief. However, even though iPad 2 has a slightly new design and generally thinner and lighter, the display is exactly the same as in the original iPad. Disappointed, but it’s right not to have it on iPad 2.  Continue reading Why the next iPad must have Retina Display (and why it’s right not to have it on iPad 2)

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Apple iPad will become a failure, sooner or later…

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It surprises (positive and negative) a lot of people when Steve Jobs introduced the recently leaked and rumored iPad from Apple. While it seems cool to have the latest invention from Apple, but personally I do feel that iPad is somehow a failed product. Why? For me, it’s nothing more than an enlarged iphone (no Mac OSX on it…duh…), flash-unsupported browser (HTML5? Steve Jobs, it might be too early for that), and limited customization (apple always love to control people huh?). While the announced might not be the final product, but more or less it won’t be much different from what they have announced. And what? iPad is a registered name for Fujitsu?

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