The Apple iPad leap of faith

By Larry Dignan

The questions of the day are really quite simple: Should you preorder a device you’ve never touched, played with or used in any fashion? And will gadget lust trump logic?

That’s what everyone is wondering. It’s the curse of the early adopter. The logic goes like this:

  • I have to preorder the iPad or I may not get one.
  • OK, so I’ve never tried it but man it looks good.
  • But I want to be the coolest geek on the block.
  • And it’s revolutionary.
  • No wait, do I really want to plunk down $499.
  • Oh why not I’ll order two.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s