An insightful view on the iPad

05 Apr 2010|Leigh Marinner

Northern Light has got it right in their March 25 newsletter: “The iPad is not just a tablet PC – it may have crossover functionalities of tablets and netbooks, but what it largely is is a gateway to the Apple ecosystem. Rather than cannibalizing itself, Apple stands to profit, not just from devices being sold at a great margin, but via what it sells through the ecosystem – music, movies, TV shows, and now books. “ And: “Apple’s iPad is just one of many new devices coming to market that will change the entire PC ecosystem and overlap it with the mobile phone industry”.

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