IPad Reviews: The Morning-After Edition

Did anything other than the iPad happen Wednesday?

Did anything even matter before the iPad? Or did the lives of tech geeks as they knew them officially begin today?

Answers: No (unless you count Larry Ellison’s dream of buying the Golden State Warriors), no, and finally, yes. Especially if you have at least $499 burning a hole in your pocket and a desire to browse the Internet for 10 hours straight.

Nothing, not even some presidential address, seemed to overshadow the unveiling of Apple’s (AAPL) tablet in San Francisco. Aside from the gadget’s name, which some bloggers noted has the unfortunate tinge of a feminine hygiene product, a flurry of tech journos took to the Web to gush–or grouse–about their encounters with the iPad.

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