Remains of the Day: The iPad 2 heard round the world

Rumors percolate about international iPad 2 delays, Jony Ive will likely stay in sunny California, and how your wife could help you get a free iPad 2. But the remainders for Monday, March 21, 2011 remind you that there's no such thing as a free lunch.

(Macworld UK)

While the Czech Republic was on the list of countries due to receive the iPad 2 on March 25, the country's Apple Store Website reportedly listed a date of 25 for a short time, before the date was removed entirely. This has prompted concerns that the iPad 2 may be in short supply, potentially delaying the international launch. I dunno, maybe the Czechs' are in the mail.

(The Daily Mail)

If you know me, you know I can't resist a good biography of Apple design guru Jonathan Ive. This profile, from , also suggests that Ive won't be returning to his native UK, . Which is fair: I mean, would you go back to someplace where people might remember ?

(The Russians Used a Pencil)