- Everyone I know who has held and touched the thing is in love with it.
- David Pogue and Walt Mossberg gave it the coveted NY Times and the Wall Street Journal Two thumbs up. Where are you Roger Ebert? More precisely where is your thumb?
- Traditional publishers (like magazines and newspapers) love the device and they love the business model and they are already investing heavily in their iPad channel, a channel where they believe they can finally sell subscriptions and build a pay wall that won't be breached.
- Game publishers are going insane developing apps as you read this
And the number one reason I think the iPad will be successful…..
I've stopped watching TV and seem to spend my evenings in my big ole TV watching Barca Lounger using my iPhone.
I don't think I'm alone.
Give me a bigger screen with today's newspapers and magazines, my email, my music, my "Risk" app. Sign me and 10 million people up. Must have iPad. Must have iPad. Must have iPad.
Tomorrow morning, we'll be blogging photos of the Ipaddies camped out by the Apple store at the Corte Madera Mall, I guarantee they will be there.