History of the tablet computer

POSTED: 9:43 AM Sep 07 2012   UPDATED: 12:49 PM Oct 16 2014

Apple unveiled new versions of its iPad and iPad Mini today. Look back at the surprisingly long history of the tablet computer.

New iPad3
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The new iPad or iPad 3. Released March 2012. Developed by Apple, the third-generation iPad added a Retina display, the new Apple A5X chip with a quad-core graphics processor, a 5 megapixel camera, HD 1080p video recording, voice dictation and 4G.

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