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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Matt Key of Cable&Wireless Worldwide think?

In light of the iPad2 launch and especially its video calling capabilities, Cable&Wireless Worldwide expects that this will trigger more interest around video conferencing. Matt Key, Managing Director, Enterprise at Cable&Wireless Worldwide predicts that growing consumer demand for video calling will help increase interest from businesses, but in order to deliver on the potential of […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Mark Heraghty of Virgin Media Business think?

Covering the business angle of the launch, Mark Heraghty of Virgin Media Business had this to say: “With the launch of the iPad 2, the boundaries between what is a ‘work’ gadget and what isn’t have blurred even further. With the consumerisation of IT, there are two key concerns for business. Firstly, that this is […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Greg Taylor of TigerSpike think?

Greg Taylor, design director at personal media company, TigerSpike comments on what the launch means for consumers, businesses, brands and publishers: For consumers: “This leap forward in terms of device portability and software advancement essentially offers consumers more for less. The utility aspect of the iPad has increased tenfold, with web browsing becoming faster, games […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Steve Dobson of Answer think?

We asked Steve Dobson, Head of Design and Innovation at mobile technology strategists, Answer. Over the last 20 years Steve has been involved in the design of systems and software for applications including medical, military and commercial – he has seen plenty of technology ‘development’. Bringing his experience in media, mobile and internet technology gained […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Stu Campbell of Fire PR think?

We asked MD & Founder of Fire PR Stu Campbell his thoughts. He has worked in-house for Orange, run European campaigns for Apple & currently heads PR in UK & Ireland for Doro, the easy-to-use mobile phone company. “Apple has brought out a replacement product in quick succession to the first generation. Some cynics will […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: Frederic Huet, MD of Greenwich Consulting

What do the team at Greenwich Consulting make of the iPad 2 announcement? Before we get to that, a bit of context: Greenwich are a simply massive and thoroughly well respected telecoms & media management consulting firm. They’re operational in over 30 countries in four continents. And their Managing Director is Frederic Huet. Let’s hear […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does Rob Smith of Blueleaf think?

Here’s a few thoughts from Rob Smith, Digital Director of the interactive agency Blueleaf. “There are only two releases of recent Apple products that have not really excited me – one is the iPhone 3GS (which was just a slightly souped up 3G) and one is the iPad2 (slightly souped up iPad). It will make […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: What does David Quin of CoPilot Live think?

Here’s some perspective from David Quin, Marketing Director at ALK Technologies (the chaps behind CoPilot Live GPS navigation): As an app developer we’ve been thrilled by the incredible success of the first generation iPad. With its new thinner design, enhanced performance and integral cameras, the iPad 2 is now even more appealing, and surely likely […]

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iPad 2 Reactions: Ben Cusack from Mobile Interactive Group

Kicking off our iPad 2 industry reaction series, let’s hear from Ben Cusack, Marketing Director at Mobile Interactive Group (MIG): Apple has had a two year head start with the iPhone but haven’t had that luxury with the iPad and there are some great tablets in the market now and better ones on the way. […]

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Palm Pre reactions from the team

Having seen the Palm Pre in the flesh, what did the MIR Show think? Here’s some immediate opinion from Dan Lane, Ben Smith and James Whatley: Palm Pre reactions from the MIR Show team from Mobile Industry Review on Vimeo.