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A closer look at the Apple iPad's features (photos)

Join us for a deep dive into some of the iPad's features: e-book reading, gaming, Netflix, and more.

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The Apple iPad next to the Kindle DX.
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A version of the game N.O.V.A., made especially for the iPad.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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Typing on the iPad's onscreen keyboard.
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The excellent Marvel Comics iPad app.
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Apple iPad and Kindle DX.
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Apple iPad and Kindle DX.
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Apple iPad and Kindle DX.
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Apple iPad and Kindle DX.
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The iPhone Kindle app on the iPad.
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The iPhone Kindle app on the iPad.
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The iPhone Kindle app on the iPad.
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The iPhone Stanza app on the iPad.
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The iPhone Stanza app on the iPad.
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Reading an EPUB file on the iPad.
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Browsing the Marvel Comics library.
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Playing Bejeweled 2.
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A version of the game N.O.V.A., made especially for the iPad.
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Real Racing HD, re-rendered for the iPad's larger screen.
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Real Racing HD, re-rendered for the iPad's larger screen.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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Netflix on the iPad.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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The iPad's onscreen keyboard.
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Typing on the iPad's onscreen keyboard.
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An iPad compared with a Netbook.
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The Netbook's Webcam--a feature that's missing on the iPad.
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The Netbook and iPad keyboards compared.

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