Victoria stores brace for iPad

Release Date 28 May, 2010 in Victoria Times Colonist

 
   

Big demand for Apple's iPad in the North

RTE.ie - 28 May, 2010
People have been queueing in Belfast to purchase the Apple iPad device which went on sale for the first time today in Northern Ireland. ...

Apple iPad frenzy spreads abroad; supply issues loom

Reuters - Nobuhiro Kubo, Jens Hack - 28 May, 2010
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Japan's iPad Frenzy Signals a Sea Change

Wall Street Journal - Daisuke Wakabayashi - 28 May, 2010
TOKYO"The debut of Apple Inc.'s iPad tablet computer in Japan is generating a level of hype and excitement rarely seen these days for ...

Victoria stores brace for iPad

Victoria Times Colonist - Carla Wilson - 28 May, 2010
Takechiyo Yamanaka, 19, has been waiting in a Tokyo line to purchase Apple's iPad since ...

Apple iPad: excited British fans first to embrace new gadget after launch

Telegraph.co.uk - Andrew Hough - 28 May, 2010
Hundreds of sleep deprived but elated British fans have sampled their new Apple iPad in London, with the majority of excited customers happy with their ...

Apple strikes again: Lines form for the new iPad

The Associated Press - 28 May, 2010
LONDON " Shoppers are mobbing Apple's flagship store in London in hopes of getting the gadget of the moment " the iPad. Long lines snaked down Regent Street ...

Apple iPad tablet gathers crowds for UK launch

BBC News - 28 May, 2010
Hundreds of people gathered at Apple's flagship store in London to be among the first to buy an iPad. Like many others, the Apple store opened at 0800 so ...

Is the iPad the saviour of the daily newspaper?

Belfast Telegraph - 28 May, 2010
Apple launches the iPad today to an expectant public. And the state-of-the-art multi-media player could keep the presses rolling, argues Malachi O'Doherty ...

Apple fans queue all night to get hands on an iPad

The Press Association - 28 May, 2010
Massive queues formed outside Apple's flagship store in London as hundreds vied to get their hands on the latest must-have gadget - the iPad. ...

iPad mania as thousands queue for global roll-out

AFP - Carole Landry - 28 May, 2010
PARIS " Thousands of die-hard Apple fans mobbed shops in parts of Europe and Asia on Friday after the iPad, touted as a revolution in personal computing, ...

Apple iPad: Tablet market worth more than $2bn by 2012, says Deloitte

Telegraph.co.uk - Claudine Beaumont - 28 May, 2010
Apple's iPad will kick-start a computing revolution that will see the tablet market worth more than $2bn by the end ...

Apple fanboys queue for Ipads

Inquirer - Nick Farrell - 28 May, 2010
PEOPLE SMITTEN with Apple's Ipad were queuing down the road in Regents Street as the expensive keyboardless netbook hit the shops. ...

Better Than A Laptop? Apple Launches iPad

Sky News - Alistair Bunkall - 28 May, 2010
After much anticipation Apple has launched its iPad across the world - and enthusiasts have been queuing for hours to get their hands on the gadget. ...

Wait is over for Canada's Apple fans

Ottawa Citizen - 28 May, 2010
The Apple store at the Rideau Centre was to join thousands of other outlets around the world this morning in opening early to accommodate iPad fans who ...

Apple iPad Headbands and Japan's Neverending Lines

Wall Street Journal (blog) - Daisuke Wakabayashi - 28 May, 2010
Japan has turned lining up into an art form. Whether it's a new restaurant, a limited-edition pair of sneakers or a new videogame, ...

Apple iPad: device finally on sale in Britain

Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May, 2010
Dozens of people queued outside Apple's flagship store on Regent Street since Thursday afternoon, ahead of the official launch of the iPad at 8am today. ...

Apple Starts European Push

Wall Street Journal - 28 May, 2010
Apple Inc. begins its European push Friday, launching the iPad in the UK, France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and Germany, which will be followed in July in ...

Overnight lineups expected for iPad's launch

Edmonton Journal - Bill Mah - 28 May, 2010
Apple retailers are preparing for iPad-demonium when shoppers are expected to line up for hours to buy an ...

iPad release in Canada dampened by delay

Calgary Herald - 28 May, 2010
Kazuki Miura, right, receives his iPad from fashion model, Lena Fujii, as they go on sale in Japan. I Pad fever may prove to be a tad tepid in Canada. ...

iPad-mania hits Vancouver today

Vancouver Sun - Gillian Shaw - 28 May, 2010
Apple fans are expected to start lining up early to be among the first in line for Friday morning's ...

iPad frenzy as thousands go iMad for Apple's new gadget around the world

Daily Mail - Claire Bates, Sean Poulter - 28 May, 2010
For Apple iPad fans in the UK the wait is finally over. Thousands of excited customers queued through the night to get ...

Apple's iPad invades Japan

MarketWatch - 28 May, 2010
A man wearing a costume representing the iPad waits to buy an iPad at an Apple store in Tokyo. By MarketWatch TOKYO (MarketWatch) - Apple Inc.'s iPad went ...

Gadget fans mob shops for iPad

BBC News - 28 May, 2010
Thousands of gadget fans have mobbed shops around the world as Apple began the international launch of its iPad. A 200m (656ft) queue formed outside Apple's ...

Vic students give iPad the thumbs up

Sydney Morning Herald - Melissa Jenkins - 28 May, 2010
That was the verdict from students at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School on Friday, as they became among the first people in Australia to ...

Interest in iPad 'off the charts' for today's release

Sydney Morning Herald - Gordon Farrer - 28 May, 2010
Rahul Koduri arrived at least seven hours before anyone else to the Apple store in Sydney to get his hands on the first iPad sold in Australia. ...

Apple iPad: key facts

Telegraph.co.uk - 28 May, 2010
- It features a 9.7in (24.6cm) display with a touchscreen Qwerty keyboard which appears on screen for typing emails. - Powered by a 1GHz Apple A4 chip, ...

Apple swamped, but no iPad queues elsewhere

NEWS.com.au - Jennifer Dudley-Nicholson - 28 May, 2010
IT TOOK less than two hours for Apple to start selling out of its iPad tablet computers today amid huge queues outside its ...

UK gadget fans queue overnight to be first in line for Apple's iPad

Scottish Daily Record - Melissa Thomson - 28 May, 2010
GEEKS queued overnight to be the first to get their hands on Apple's new iPad. They were desperate to shell out up to £700 for the touchscreen tablet ...

iFad? iGlad? Or simply iSad?

Mirror.co.uk - Kevin Lynch - 28 May, 2010
Gadget fans have had today highlighted in their iPhone diaries for weeks as the UK launch date of the firm's most hyped product. ...

iPad lands big in Japan, other foreign markets

CNET - Brooke Crothers - 28 May, 2010
The appeal of the Apple iPad is being tested overseas as it launches in nine countries Friday. Japan is one market where it is expected ...

 

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