While technology and media giants scramble… and gadget pundits debate… Apple and it’s latest gizmo, iPad, are busy spurring economic growth. Apple shares are up, iPads are selling like hotcakes and advertisers are breaking out their checkbooks.
The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek and The New York Times are among the publications using the introduction of iPad to stimulate ad sales. New York Times reporter Stephanie Clifford describes advertiser’s approach to buying ad space on the iPad as “big-game season,” in her piece Advertisers Show Interest in iPad.
iPad’s strange effect on the country’s economy doesn’t stop there. On April 3rd, Democrats and Republicans alike will line up together at Apple Stores everywhere, ready and willing to do their part to revive an ailing economy.
iPad – America’s bipartisan stimulus package
Countdown to iPad Series – There are countless articles and posts citing what the iPad isn’t or won’t be good at. We think they are wrong. Join us as we celebrate the countdown to iPad’s debut by posting a daily iPad use case. Think of the possibilities!
We have many iPad use case scenarios queued up, but could always use more. Please comment and share your iPad ideas below.