2. Better Books
In the book industry's war over digital, the iPad is the neutral Switzerland. Actually it's better than Switzerland because you get to be on both sides. Why choose to restrict yourself to buying from Amazon or Barnes & Noble when you can use either as an app? Plus you get the variety of apps that blow them out of the water like Open Air Publishing for how-tos, Moonbot Studios for their award winning, visually stunning picture book for kids, Inkling for better-than-paper textbooks and variety of others from magazines to Mad Libs.
3. Better Connection
These days how much of what you read is in a book? If you're like me you spend tons of time on the internet reading articles, blog posts, funny quotes on cat pictures, etc. So realistically it's not just the ones you can download, but all the content you can connect to. That and the extended content within many ebooks that lead to the internet. The new iPad has the ability to communicate with nearly every internet connecting system available, including LTE (meaning long term evolution, the fastest consumer wireless connection on the market).
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