It's official: iPad's launching in the US on April 3, with the 3G model coming later in the month. Pre-orders start next week, March 12. It's just about on time.
Click to viewApril 3, interestingly, is a Saturday, and exactly
59 66 days after the iPad launch, placing it just outside the 60 availability window Jobs promised for the non-3G model. Apple's still not setting an exact date for the 3G model, promising late April, meaning it stay within the 90-day cocoon. Pre-orders start a week from today.