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Would you like to spend $1,100 on a Cisco Cius or $399 on an iPad?

I have been banging on about the Cisco Cius for a long, long time now. (See my post: “Cisco Cius: an iPad for the enterprise,” June 30th 2010.) Ever since the global networking giant announced their entry into the tablet market, I have been mentioning them in the same breath as Apple’s iPad, BlackBerry’s PlayBook […]

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How I spent £432 in 4 minutes on my iPad

Last night I was on the phone to my father catching up on the week’s excitement. Of course, the Christmas period is arriving fast and one of his particular tasks this weekend is to pick up Gran. This means driving from Essex to Glasgow, staying overnight and then driving back with Gran. My father quite […]

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Be sure to choose the €100k iPad ‘option’ on your next Bentley Mulsanne

As the year is drawing to a close and you’re getting ready to spend the winter months island hopping across the Caribbean and the Maldives, I wanted to suggest that when you place your order for your next Bentley Mulsanne, be sure to ask them for the iPad option. You’ll need to spunk an extra […]

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Who’s buying an iPad 2 then?

Who’s buying one then? I, obviously, have to have one. I did give some thought to standing in line for one like this poor chap (33 hours??) but… no. No thank you. Instead, our very own Krystal-in-Toronto ordered one for me early this morning using the UK site. I just went for the 16GB WiFi […]

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Reporter films story entirely with his iPad 2

Mike McNeill, a reporter working for Fox channel Southeast Texas Live, used his iPad 2 to record a whole segment from his local liquor store. He did a pretty good job of it too. I wonder if we’ll see more of these kind of self-filmed reports appearing on television soon — the production costs must […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Dan Greenall of 20:20 Mobile think?

Here’s some input from Dan Greenall Product Marketing Manager of 20:20 Mobile. They are a leading distributor of mobile phone products and provider of business process outsourcing services to the telecoms industry and an authorised distributor for most leading mobile phone manufacturers and is one of the world’s largest distributors of mobile phone accessories, handling […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Marco Veremis of Upstream think?

Here’s a few words from Marco Veremis, Chairman of the Board for Upstream, a world leader in mobile marketing solutions, reaching over 500 million consumers in more than 40 countries. “The iPad 2 is undoubtedly a better version of the original. It’s lighter, thinner, faster and sticks to its original features – it’s screen size […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Mark Watson of Antenna think?

Here’s what Mark Watson, EVP & General Manager of Antenna had to say about the iPad 2. Antenna Software provides a complete solution for mobile web, apps and content that addresses the needs of all users, across all Internet-connected devices, from anywhere in the world. “As most of the features of the iPad 2 were […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Todd DeLaughter of Mformation think?

Todd DeLaughter, CEO of Mformation sent us the following. Mformation is the pioneer and leading global provider of mobile device management (MDM) technology, used by 70% of the largest tier-one mobile operators worldwide. “The adoption of connected devices such as the iPad 2 is helping ensure that mobile operators can tap into new revenue streams. […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Bernard Herscovich of BelAir Networks think?

We heard from Bernard Herscovich, President and CEO at BelAir Networks had the following to say. The firm’s wireless networking equipment is deployed by the world’s leading service providers including cable operators, mobile carriers, telecom service providers and hospitality service provider. “The launch of the iPad 2 will undoubtedly drive increased data traffic. Data growth […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Owen Coles of F5 Networks think?

Here’s what Owen Coles, Technical Director of F5 Networks had to say. F5 Networks provides strategic points of control throughout the IT infrastructure, enabling organizations to scale, adapt, and align with changing business demands and drive business forward on a solid foundation of IT agility. One of the most exciting features of the iPad 2 […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does David Erasmus of Cubate Limited think?

David Erasmus, CEO of Cubate Limited had the following to say. Keep an eye out for them, they’ve got an exciting new project just about to launch! We’re going to find out more about it. I queued up at 6am like a proper Apple fan boy to get my first iPad. I was excited about […]