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Apple's new iPad tablet computer has spawned some mixed reactions. Some over-hype it as "magical" and "transformative." Others have criticized its weight, lack of Flash support, or closed architecture.
Beth Kanter's son, Harry, who likes most kids his age, loves screens: computer, video games, and television.  "Screen Time" in her house is limited and a reward for good behavior.  He, of course, was very aware of the launch of iPad and wanted one.
The iPad™. What the heck is an iPad™? Though this post will seek to explain the iPad™ and its uses, the real answer is that I still really have no idea. It’s not a computer, it’s not an e-reader, it’s not a phone, or an mp3 player; while it may look...