Quote:I was at Best Buy a few days ago, and was told by a salesman there that the next generation of ipad mini will have the gps feature. I don't know whether that's absolutely true or not, but maybe someone who knows better will chime in.
Quote:I would also rather have the Apple product.
Jeff -----TEC 140, Stellarvue SVR90T, SV115T20 and AT65EDQ refractors,Webster D14, C11 EdgeHD Lunt LS60THa solar scope double stacked with LS60FHaTelevue Pan 41; Ethos 21, 17; Nagler 31T5, 9T6, 7T6, 5T6, 3.5T6; Delos 10, 12, ES25, 14, 9Astro-Physics 900GTO with Rob Miller Tri36M TripodDM-4 Mount-Extension-Tripod w/ Sky CommanderDM-6 Mount-Losmandy Adapter/Extension-Berlebach Planet w/ Argo Navis
Quote: Sky Safari works great on all of them. I love that I can buy one copy of astronomy software and use it on 3 iPads and my iPhone5.
Jeff Morgan - Wile E. Coyote School of Telescope Making
Quote:Quote:I would also rather have the Apple product. I understand that you might well prefer the Apple product. But, you are at the mercy of Apple and if they don't have a product with the features you want/need you're stuck.That's all.Jon
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Chris Nexstar 8SE; Celestron AVX mount; Hyperion 8-24 mm zoom; Orion 9x50 RACI; Baader Sky Surfer Messier count 110/110 "Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light; I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night" 51N, 2W My Gallery