My experience with iPad has been so far excellent. It certainly lived upto my expectation.
It is little more heavier than I liked but certainly I can ignore this compared to its versatility. What I liked so far, It is the best device I have come across so far for the following.
- Managing your emails
- E-Book reader
- The Elements - A visual exploration (1.75GB): This is an applications which showcase the versatility of iPad. Anybody will certainly love it. I started learning Chemistry again which is the only subject I hated during my studies.
- I-Book: It is an excellent e-book reader, apart from its native epub format it supports pfd books too. I bought iPad to read my ebook collection ! iPad will not offer all the fancy features of epub books to Pdf books . So to get maximum out of pdf files you can convert your pdf books to epub using application like caliber.
- Pulse News Reader: It is an news aggregator from different news /blog sites . Its interface offers a unique experience so that Steve Jobs showed this apps in his keynote address.
- Scrabble: It is a multiparty game where you can use iPad as the display board and your can pair your iPhone /iPod Touch to use as Tile rack.
- iWorks (Numbers & Keypoint) : For productivity apps, creating a presentation on the fly is so easy with its drag and drop features. Same applies to the spreadsheet Numbers.
- Popular Science : Reading this e-edition of Popular science is a new experience where most of pages comes alive compared to its printed cousin.
- Marvel Comics : iPad will sure revive the cartoon books industry. Excellent.