As great as the third-generation -- aka "new" -- iPad is, I've always wondered whether the design was compromised.
Of course that statement alone is enough to incur the everlasting wrath of the Apple crowd. So let me say that I use the gen 3 iPad pretty much every day and have relegated my older iPad 2 to backup duty. In other words, I like the new iPad and love the 2048x1536-pixel, 264-pixels-per-inch (ppi) Retina display. (Not to mention the 4G LTE.)
Still, the fact that the newer version is thicker and heavier than the older one … Read more