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.
Before he gave this world his seminal electronic/digital product designs, Sir Jonathan Ive, the Senior Vice President of Design at Apple, had designed an array of diverse products such as toothbrushes, toilets, bidets, sinks etc. [more...]