Cracking Open the Apple iPad

Apple iPad digitizer and display

The front panel contains the 9.7-inch (diagonal) display, LED back light, digitizer, ambient light sensor, and Home button.

Photo by iFixit, used by permission

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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