tablets

Apple iPad Review

Apple created the market and dominates it with its mature first tablet.

February 26, 2011
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Reading Books

The iPad is easy to use when it comes to reading books, with the iBooks application offering a bookshelf-like interface that shows the covers of the books on the device. To open a book, you simply tap the cover. When reading, turning the page can be done with either a swipe of the finger or a single touch on the right side of the screen. A similar swipe or touch on the left side moves to the previous page. At the top of the screen are a number of controls for screen brightness, font and text size, searching and adding bookmarks to a page.

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The iBooks program offers a range of controls for font and text size