Cupertino, Calif. – A new version of Apple’s (NASD: AAPL) popular iPad
tablet computer now under production will feature a front-facing camera, faster
processor and more memory, among other improvements, people familiar with the
matter told The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday.
The new device, which will be
available though Verizon Wireless and AT&T, also is expected to be thinner
and lighter than its predecessor.
The company declined to comment to the
Apple has sold 14.8 million iPads since its introduction last April.