Estimate says Apple already past 500,000 iPads sold – Electronista

Apple is helped by coming later and by making e-reading just one of many iPad features; only 38 percent plan to read books . Still, the sales rate if true could give it one of the largest addressable reader bases within months. Read this except’s full story

Flying with the iPad – Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)

On the Wi-Fi + 3G model, the iPad features a built-in GPS. For those pilots relying solely on maps while in-flight, a movable map application (like SkyCharts) + GPS could serve the role of a built-in GPS system (like the models Garmin offers). Read this except’s full story

Google Optimizes Search App for IPad – CIO

However, Google did not specify which iPad features it wanted to exploit or when the next version of its iPad-optimized search application would be coming out. But earlier this month, a post on the Google Mobile Blog said the company was ” excited … Read this except’s full story

Courtyard by Marriott Sponsors USA TODAY App For iPad – Hotels Magazine

The USA TODAY App for iPad features the signature look and design that readers have come to trust from USA TODAY providing them with eye catching photos and graphics while delivering the latest award-winning USA TODAY content in a convenient … Read this except’s full story

EigoManga Launches a Full Color Manga for ComiXology’s … – Anime News Network

Comics by comiXology’ on the iPad features an easy-to-use interface that provides users with unprecedented control of their digital viewing experience. The ability to pan and zoom combined with comiXology’s patent pending Guided View™ Technology … Read this except’s full story