Daily Archives: May 1, 2010

Joseph Menn

The version of Apple’s iPad tablet computer with 3G wireless access began arriving at US homes and stores Friday, greeted by shorter lines and less frenzy than those accompanying the WiFi-only model that went on sale April 3.

But those coming to Apple’s retail locations had to wait until 5 pm to claim their gadgets, perhaps because Apple wanted to go easy on the demands for bandwidth from sole connectivity provider AT&T. IPhone users in New York and San Francisco frequently complain about slow internet access and the weekend traffic is lower. Read more