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iPad Memories

Shaan and I built an iPad stand using his LEGO. | Sony DSC-W55 @ 6.3 mm | 0.025 sec | f/2.8 | ISO200
Why I won’t buy an Ipad: ten years later by Aaron DavisAaron Davis (collect.readwriterespond.com)

Reflecting on ten years since the release of the iPad, Cory Doctorow reflects upon the limitations of the device. From the restrictions placed on content to the inability to fix the hardware, iPads are designed to create consumers out of their users.

I think Cory is a bit harsh. I’ve had every version of the iPad since my first iPad (3G) in April 2010, and it continues to be useful as a mid-way point (car) between my iMac (truck) and iPhone (bicycle). In fact, I had an iPad four years before I bought my first iPhone. While…

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