Have an iPad coming and need to fill it up? The indefatigable John Herrman at Gizmodo has selected the apps to download first. We're re-printing his picks here. And what's that, Popular Science+? Nice. --Ed.
The iPad App Store is open! Here are the best of the apps so far—the ones you'll actually want when you finally get your iPad.
Launch the gallery by clicking the thumbnails.
This guide will be updated this weekend, since apps are stilling flowing in by the hundred. You might notice a few things about these apps: A lot of them are iPhone carryovers, and a lot of them cost more than you might be used to in the App Store economy. Both are valid observations! But for a first batch, these apps do look rather spectacular.
Also, check out our Essential iPhone Apps Directory.
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