It seems that the iPad got a lot of hate when announced last week, but my bet is, as usual, all the haters gonna love it . Keep in mind that it will be shipped in less than 60 days, hopefully when the iPhone OS 4.0 will be released, as there is an event scheduled in march for the iPhone developers.
- There is (or will be) a camera
- You can use as a phone ( See screenshots from the beta sdk below)
- It is the perfect tool if you are designer and or you have visual job to DISPLAY your work( it will replace your portfolio, your reel if you do videos, etc…)
So stop the hate & get on it …
Here is below some screenshot form the iPad simulator in the iPhone SDK and some link of vector files to get your iPad mockup game on:
From the extremely talented Cocoia, here are the psd file of the iPad icon template:
A very useful for mockups but baaad quality for design in PROD is the tehan+lax Photoshop file: