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My kingdom for an iPad: Buy me one and I’ll send FedEx for it

Ok so flying to America for the day just to buy an iPad is silly. It has been explained to me by many, not least my wife, that it would not be an efficient use of time and resources. That is despite an array of ‘could change the world’ explanations. So. If you’re going to […]

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Flying to NYC to pick up an iPad. Want one? [updated with costs, reality check]

I’m giving serious thought to flying to NYC this weekend to pick up an iPad. Whatever you think of the device, of Apple, of the fanboy attitudes, this is a device that is going to change the world. Or nail Apple to the wall. I think it’s probably the former. That being said, there’s not […]

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Why any sane individual with $499 is getting an iPad

If you’re thinking about purchasing an iPad, have a watch of these Apple-made guided tour videos. I’m having two. Or three.

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‘Spot The Dog’ shows iPads are going to sell in their millions

I was having a read of this PR Week story and thought I’d check out the video they included relating to books and magazines on the iPad. The video is actually from PaidContent’s story about how Penguin is going to “Reinvent Books With iPad” In the video, Penguin Books’ CEO, John Makinson, showed off just […]

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The iPad: Advertising must be more entertaining

I’m delighted to be able to bring you the first of what I hope will be a series of perspectives from leaders around the mobile industry. Starting us off is CEO of MOFILM, Andy Baker. Given MOFILM’s focus on providing a platform for independent filmmakers to submit ads for some of the world’s leading brands […]

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The iPad is nothing but an oversized iPhone–now where does the line form to buy one?

Yes, it has a cringe-worthy name. Yes it’s a closed development environment. Yes it’s $500 I don’t NEED to spend. Yes it is highly derivative of the iPhone. Yes it has a huge bezel. Yes it’s on AT&T’s shameful excuse for a network. And yes, I want–nay–must have one. I will now address each potential […]