The iPad launch in the United States exceeded expectations. The global launch of the iPad has been delayed by a month:

“… It will now launch the device around the world, including the UK, at the end of May, and will begin accepting pre-orders on 10 May.

In a statement the company blamed demand for the device in the US, which it said had been “surprisingly strong”.

link: iPad’s international release delayed by Apple

There are some iPad users who are hoping that this delay will give Apple additional time to correct some obvious flaws. For example, some iPad users have had wi-fi issues. For some iPad users, it was not instant love.

Catherine Forsythe