Sorry all you little whiners, but Alan Kay was visionary before Steve Jobs even thought about a carrot only diet.
And Alan Kay is 100% correct - the iPad is not designed for creation and sharing, it's oriented for consumption. It really is crippled.
And I have been buying Apple products since 1982 when I got my Apple II.
When you look at Kay's contributions to computer design, user interfaces, and object oriented programming, he set the groundwork...