Apple just announced iPad Air, the fifth in its line of (nearly) 10-inch tablets. Last year, Apple’s big-boy got a perfunctory upgrade, but this year the iPad adds a new super skinny design with batch of significant improvements that’ll carry the iPad through the next year. Here’s what you need to know.
Updates to add analyst comment starting in eighth paragraph. Apple CEO Tim Cook, with an eye toward the all-important holiday shopping season, introduced new thinner, faster, lighter versions of the iPad tablet, refreshed the company’s MacBook Pro notebooks and cut prices, set a ship date for the Mac Pro high-powered desktop […]