Daniel Eran Dilger over at Roughly Drafted has an extensive list of 19 items the iPad may very well make obsolete. From DVD’s to the Nintendo DS and Netbooks, all the usual suspects make an appearance. You can check out the list over here.
This specific blurb regarding Steve Jobs’ ability to remain at the forefront of major technological shifts is particularly on-point.
Jobs has uniquely, and remarkably, kept pace with radical changes in technology to maintain a position on the progressive front fringe of tech like no other figure in history. Nobody else has been around for nearly 40 years of progress, continuously leading major companies that define how the world works, and with a finger in everything from the enterprise to education to consumer markets.