Originally developed for the iPhone, it has since been extended to support other Apple devices such as the iPod touch, iPad and Apple TV.
Apple's App Store contains more than 300,000 iOS applications
“ Apparently Apple has agreed to a price three to four times higher than normal in exchange for reserving a large portion of the highest quality screens the manufacturer.”
Apple’s Lead in the Tablet Market Apple’s network of retail stores , with knowledgeable employees and the periodic hysteria-inducing product, you can interact with the iPad inside the friendly confines of an Apple Store cannot be matched by competitors at the Staples, Walmarts and Best Buys of the world. • Apple has put together a decent moat on pricing , so much so that Asus declared no intention of jumping into the tablet market. • Also, integration of software. The presence of dozens of killer apps, downloadable immediately – or in many cases, already in the possession of the owners of iPhone or Touch devices