re: Apple iPad Air Hits Stores
It's definitely pricey. I'm considering getting an iPad Mini, but unless I find a wad of forgotten cash buried in my couch, I don't think I could justify the Air. But I'm okay with that; in the past, I've preferred the Mini form factor to the full-size ones. The bigger screen gives you more flexibility-- but for a lot of the tasks where that's useful, I'd most likely jump to a real laptop anyhow. People who spend more time on tablets might feel differently. Apple seems confident that there's a market for premium devices, and that as long as it owns that market, it's in good shape. Initial Air activation murmurs seems to validate the strategy. But yeah, pricey.