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Is it an iPad? Is it a netbook? No, it’s an ipad wearing a netbook costume!

I wrote a while back about whether you could use an iPad as a netbook replacement. At the time, my feeling was that it was okay as a laptop/netbook substitute for short periods. As many other people have commented, it’s great for consuming content, but not really there yet for creating or managing large documents (see Walt Mossberg’s trip to Paris with an iPad).

 

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