The World needs an iPad
Apple (2010). "Apple - iPad." Retrieved 5th May, 2010, from http://www.apple.com/ipad.
)The Apple Inc. website has been chosen as a reliable reference because it is thewebsite of the manufacture of the iPad. This is the most reliable site for finding thepositives about the product; however it shows the device's shortcomings as they aretrying to sell the iPad. This site includes full technical specification for the device,design and manufacturing information including pictures of each version fromdifferent angles, information about applications for the device including pictures ofthe default applications on the device, a copy of the TV ad, guided video tours toassist new in understanding how to use the device and information, the environmentalstatus report of the device, information on the devices perfect companion piecesmade buy the manufacture of the device as well as links and information about how tobuy the device and its perfect companion pieces.(
MacWorld. Retrieved 11th May, 2010, from
)The MacWorld website has been chosen as a reference because it is one of the mainMac reviews websites. The company behind this site is International Data Group,which is the world's leading technology media, events and research company, owningwebsites and magazines a such as MacWorld and PCWorld. They have a team ofthirteen thousand employs worldwide, approximately 200 magazines and newspapersand 460 websites serving about two hundred and seventy million people each month.This site has information and reviews, presenting pros and cons, about all the versionsof the iPad. It also reviews applications for the device, rating them out of five.
(iFixit (2010). "iPad Wi-Fi TEardown." Retrieved 15th May, 2010, from http://www.iﬁxit.com/ Guide/Device/iPad_Wi-Fi.)
The iFixit website has been chosen as a reference because the site providescomplete and detailed teardown’s of both models of the iPad and the A4 processor.iFixit has been chosen as valid resource as they write fixit guides, which are step bestep guided to fix broken devices (i.e. Replace the battery on an iPhone). The websitehas gone to great lengths to get information about the A4 processor inside the iPad.For the teardown of the A4 chip they have partnered with a Chipworks which is acompany specializing in reverse engineering and patent infringement analysis ofsemiconductors and electronic systems. This site is the best reference on the web tofind out actually what parts are being used in the device.