Stories by Neil Bennett and Matt Egan

Why the iPad is great for designers, illustrators

So the long mooted Apple iPad is finally here. It's a device that's supposed to take on netbooks at their own game and win, stop working on the train or plane being an ergonomic nightmare that leaves you with cramp, and make Apple fanatics feel special again for owning one now the world+dog has an iPhone. But it's also a useful tool for designers, illustrators and digital artists looking to get creative on the move.