The Apple Family is welcoming a new member to it’s line-up. Steve Job, CEO of Apple, recently announced the iPad, which is an interactive tablet. The iPad is a 9.7 inch LED-backlit screen that functions as an iPod, e-book reader, DVD player and a wireless device. The iPad is also equipped to access the popular Apple application store. Jobs was quoted as saying that this is the magical link between the smart phone and personal laptop.
Minutes after the Apple announcement was made social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook had mixed reactions. The iPad will be released in late March or early April.