Brian X. Chen, writing for the NYT Bits blog:
Apple sold 11.8 million iPads during the quarter, more than double
the number it sold last year. Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive,
helped put this in perspective during the company’s earnings call.
“Just two years after we shipped the initial iPad, we sold 67
million,” he said. “It took us 24 years to sell that many Macs,
and five years for that many iPods, and over three years for that