For The iStans: Apple Announces The New iPad 2!

- By Bossip Staff

Here we go Apple Stan’s get your credit cards ready!

Apple CEO Steve Jobs briefly emerged from his medical leave and walked on stage to standing ovation Wednesday to unveil the second generation of the popular iPad, which will go on sale March 11 in the U.S.

Jobs looked frail as he appeared in his signature black mock turtleneck, blue jeans and wire-rimmed glasses.

“We’ve been working on this product for a while, and I just didn’t want to miss today,” Jobs said. “Thank you for having me.”

The next-generation tablet computer has a faster processor than the original iPad’s. As expected, it comes with two cameras for taking photos and video chatting. The battery life will be the same as the original — about 10 hours of usage and a month on standby.

The iPad 2 is also thinner — 8.8 millimeters instead of the current 13.4 millimeters.

“The new iPad 2 is actually thinner than your iPhone 4,” Jobs said.

The original iPad, which burst onto the scene last April, was more popular than analysts imagined. Apple sold 15 million in nine months.

The iPad was used for checking e-mail, surfing the Web, watching online video and other personal media tasks, but as the number of small applications designed just for iPad grew, the tablet made itself at home in offices, shops, restaurants and countless other professional and hobbyist settings.

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  • Iguessso

    Don’t see the sense in getting one one when you can just get a laptop..but each his own

  • 1TruDiva w/the PlatinumVocals--Me and "we" will piggyback in a thread!

    I’m J-U-S-T getting used to my first one now this?

    Damn!

  • yt

    They puttin out the iPad 3 in december

  • Getem

    I can’t keep up with them and I’m not trying to. I’ll stick with my laptop and my Nook Color.

  • True Saint

    For y’all who don’t know apple is demonic the people behind this is just like the antichrist be careful Saints. Its there way of knowing everything about you think about it they know more about you than doctor, pastor, end etc. Pray.

  • YoungCosby

    Steve Jobs should change the name of his company from Apple to Apple Jacks, because that’s exactly what they do with their reiteration of products that introduce features that the last model should of had. And they also ensure me that P. Diddy didn’t event the remix. Apple did…They rehash the same old stuff, make it slimmer and slap on a “new and improved” label and people gobble it up like bread when it first introduced slices.

  • Moanmyname

    I feel so sorry for ppl who went And got the first one. And the same fools who bought the first will buy the second smh

  • herudagod

    Youngcosby, tell me about it! I’m glad I’m not the only one that notice that apple is greedy and a rip off. I have the ipad, but i’ll be getting the motorola xoom instead of the ipad 2

  • BlkJap

    Yall know you all want one. There is a new iphone coming out also.

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