Jobs presents faster, slimmer iPad 2 and calls 2011 "year of the copycats" as Apple's second tablet debuts before most competitors are out of the gate.
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Invitations to a media event in San Francisco March 2 point to an updated iPad release. Also, Apple shareholders vote on CEO succession plans.
Although Apple is simplifying access to content, it is also strictly enforcing revenue sharing terms.
Fallout from Steve Jobs' disparaging comments about competitors continues as RIM's Jim Balsillie weighs in, putting the world on notice that seven-inch tablets will be a big slice of the market.
After a lengthy rant against the media and demonstrating that other smartphones have signal-loss problems, Jobs makes the rubber case protectors a freebie.
Even if Apple doesn't like it, Adobe appears to have gained broad support for its latest Flash release designed to bring a richer Web experience to smartphones and other mobile devices.
As Steve Jobs hyped during the June 2008 Worldwide Developers Conference, the new iPhone App Store launched with more than 500 software titles. It now sports well over a thousand apps. Many of these are free, while others run up to $9.99 or more. It is fairly straightforward to add any of these applications to your iPhone.