In this lesson, you learn how to enter text using the iPad 2 screen, including the onscreen keyboard and the Dictionary, and how to use multi-touch on the iPad 2—the biggest multi-touch-enabled surface from Apple yet.
The iPad 2 is a breakthrough in many ways. Perhaps the single most important breakthrough is that it’s the most ambitious attempt yet to offer computerlike functionality without a physical keyboard.
A whole raft of devices of all sizes do have physical keyboards, including laptop computers, netbooks, and the BlackBerry line of smartphones. Apple has been a real pioneer of keyboard-less devices, with the iPhone, iPod Touch, and now the iPad 2.
Even more than the ...