iPad Links: Monday, March 15, 2010

Stuff directly or indirectly for or about the iPad, in no real order. These posts will likely be discontinued once an iPad is in hand.

An abbreviated version as I had Personal Stuff that ate some time.

Twitter announces new @anywhere feature that relies on mouse pointer hover. No hover with multitouch. And from its description, this sounds like Snap! Preview on WordPress, which is generally hated and disabled by most. This — along with all those damned underlined keyword ads — is dead on the iPad. Thank god.

One Million in FIRST Month? Apple iPad orders drop sharply
How Apple Blew Its Chance To Own AdMob For $600 Million

Direct PDF link: U.S. Intelligence planned to destroy WikiLeaks
20 Reasons Why The U.S. Economy Is Dying And Is Simply Not Going To Recover
Born Evil, Then To Wall Street: Psychopaths’ brains wired to seek rewards, no matter the consequences
Online Reputation Can Cost Someone A Job
Why some smart people don’t take action?
Odds are, it’s wrong

iPad:
Etude sheet music app coming to iPhone, iPad
Joy of iPad

Mac OS X:
With the iPad release now dated April 3, will this also be the date a new iWork for the desktop is released?
Newton “Virus”
PDF My URL
MP3ify

Google:
Google may exit China, but now is battling Verizon
The future of display advertising

Metadata:
Planning a Semantic Web site
If ‘semantic web’ annoys you, read on…

Publishing:
Publishers Question Apple’s Rejection of Nudity
Smart Comments: eBooks in Libraries a Thorny Problem, Says Macmillan CEO
Risk and Return in the Time of Cholera
On the Origins of Comics: New York Double-take | Brian Boyd
braintag: Storm the Celebrity Studio and retake the universe
Andy McNab : If the book is good, I don’t care how I read, I juste want to read
Welcome to opubWriter
More Sam Adams
Money, Power & Fame

Shit, if you want someone to strive for economic greatness, just make them take the bus. It’s a window into a low class world that you’re dying to escape. Shit, did they even HAVE buses anymore? I thought the companies followed the railroads into bankruptcy.

Puhleeze: A lament for the bookshelf
Who wants this?

The iPad will do this:

UI/Web Design:
The iPad’s interface and the future of our industry
Sneaking into Future: 25 Ultra Modern Websites Using HTML5
Showcase Of Web Design In China: From Imitation To Innovation
YES! Teal and Orange – Hollywood, Please Stop the Madness
Suboptimal CSS optimising
Are multi-touch surfaces heading your way?

In every Links post, I try to pimp at least two eBooks (generally free ones). These will be consolidated into one post later on when traffic gets real here and people are looking for things to stuff into their iPad.

Writers/Writing:
The Tiniest Book Launch Ever!
Theory of Change

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