Thought I'd share links to a few pre-release iPad reviews, with many comparing it to a Kindle (Pebble anyone?) and/or previous tablets Joshua Topalsky at Engadget http://www.engadget.com/2010/04/03/apple-ipad-review/ Walt Mossberg at All Things D http://allthingsd.com/20100331/apple-ipad-review/ Rene Ritchie at iMore http://www.imore.com/ipad-review Anandtech http://www.anandtech.com/show/3640/apples-ipad-the-anandtech-review/ The overwhelming consensus? You don't really need it... YET. It doesn't really replace anything you already have. It's slow sometimes and there are really no apps for it yet. It's a luxury item. It has potential for the future though... Sound familiar?