Apple Inc.’s new iPad, dubbed iPad 3 by tech aficionados to identify it
as the third generation of one of the world’s top-selling tablet
computers, went on sale as scheduled at 8:00 a.m. local time today in
the United States and nine other countries. With a price range between
$499 and $829, it will be carried by more than 362 Apple stores around
the world and by virtually every major technology retailer.