It's safe to say that tablet computing was basically a non-starter until the iPad came around. Then, when the iPad 2 hit shelves earlier this year, things really began to take off - we recall seeing many, many engineers walking around with iPads at this year's major trade shows. Certainly, it's an outward proclamation of your inner uber-geekdom. Your Editor admits to a not-so-secret case of iPad lust, himself.
Now comes word that 97% of tablet Internet traffic comes from iPad users. And more people are jumping on the bandwagon all the time. So, now that you've got that nifty tablet, what to do with it? For your perusing pleasure, we present some lists of the Top 200, Top 100, and Top 50 iPad apps (from TechRadar UK, PCMag and The Guardian, respectively). And, don't forget Radio Ink publisher Eric Rhoads' book "Blast From The Past: Radio's First 75 Years," featuring scenes of radio history.