Originally Posted by Darkstar2007
I think it'd be pretty awesome if they implemented their own map service!
I am sure Google doesn't want to see this fruit. What they can do to sabotage it I don't know.
Originally Posted by Carmissimo
We saw this sort of scenario play out with MP3 players and it's beginning to look like deja vu all over again.
Agree. I imagine that Apple will even release a cheap iPad (cloud only, low screen...
Originally Posted by CookiePuss
Google is a CIA backed company ...
It's more than CIA. Google admitted getting NSA support on occasions. I am sure a few other secret agencies ride on Google's conveniences and pay Google...
Originally Posted by katastroff
they were trying to bait-and-switch to sell off their Xooms,
I was thinking the same. But, at the same time, I doubt anyone would switch to a Xoom just because iPad isn't available right away.
Originally Posted by OllieWallieWhiskers
its all about the ecosystem.
Apple invested a lot of effort (and money) in many years (since Newton) in the iPad. The success is earned by hard work and dedication. It...
Originally Posted by Wovel
I totally agree with your first sentence. I will ad that this does not compete with anything but that project MS threw out.
Maybe MS bribed Acer ...
It's a DOA, as Jobs predicted.