On 20th September 1848, the American Association for the Advancement of Science was created. The AAAS is a non-profit organisation that promotes cooperation among scientists and encourages scientific responsibility. One of its primary aims is to spread the education of science and help it reach the masses.
The iPad wasn't the first tablet from Apple. The company had produced Newton MessagePad way back in 1993. The MessagePad had a stylus, something that Steve Jobs specifically didn't want on the iPad. [more...]