Cracking Open the Apple iPad

Apple iPad LCD display and digitizer

On the left is the LCD display and the right is the digitizer, which records your finger strokes and taps.

Photo by iFixit, used by permission

About Bill Detwiler

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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