Cupertino, Calif. – Apple (NASD: AAPL) announced on Monday that it will
launch the iPad in Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico,
Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore on Friday. The device is already
available in the U.S., U.K., Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan,
Spain and Switzerland. Apple said it will roll out the iPad to many more countries
later this year.