Mr. Steed's 6th Grade Computer Class Blog
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Posts Tagged ‘iPad

Friday, November 5th, 2010

November 5, 2010

Now that the holidays are upon us, PlayStation and XBox will have their FINAL battle for dominance!  Sony put out the PlayStation Move on September 19th, 2010 and Microsoft put out the Kinect on November 4th, 2010.  Sony has already received rave reviews for how great the Move is and both the Move and Kinect feature […]

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

October 27, 2010

Alot of companies make gadgets that can do more than one thing. Lenovo introduced at the 2010 CES, a laptop that is ALSO a tablet. Since the Apple iPad came out March 27th, 2010, WILL people EVEN WANT to buy one of these?  Does it make more sense to JUST buy a tablet (like the iPad) or JUST […]

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

September 9, 2010

Now that we KNOW it is priced affordably (starting at $499), what are the criteria (reasons) people WILL OR WILL NOT purchase the NEW Apple iPad instead of a netbook or regular laptop or a different tablet computer? EXPLAIN 5 REASONS. (You MUST WRITE 5 COMPLETE sentences or you will get ZERO CREDIT). EARLY iPAD CONCEPTS Related […]

Friday, August 27th, 2010

August 27, 2010

“If you compare traditional ways of reading like picking up a book, magazine or newspaper to reading on an e-reader like the Kindle 2 or the Nook (an e-reader is an electronic device that allows you to read books, magazines and newspapers on it electronically), which one would you pick and why? What would it […]

May 28th, 2010 Xtra-Credit Final Sponge of the Year

May 28, 2010

Now that the iPad has been out awhile and it is priced affordably (starting at $499), IS the NEW Apple iPad the greatest invention ever like the company claims it is?   Is there a reason to buy an iPad or should you buy some other type of tablet or just go with a regular laptop?  EXPLAIN 5 REASONS. (You […]