Why I tried – and rejected – the iPad

I’m a gadget freak.  i was [at least one of] the first on my block to have a DVD player, a Tivo, a smart phone (before they were called that), a mobile broadband device (Mi-Fi card), a bluetooth headset, a Drobo, and a Netgear Digital Media Receiver.  Every one of those devices has significantly changed the way I do things, although the first one (DVD player) was replaced by the last one (Netgear EVA 2000).  Non-ripped DVDs are SOOOO last year.

But the iPad let me wondering “Why?”  But after a while I decided to try one out.  What the heck, I figured.  I can always return it. 

Return it I did.  Want to know why?
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