Originally Posted by dmaul1114
Definitely true. It (and most tablets) will probably be "lap" devices as you really need it resting on your lap, a desk, your chest if you're laying down etc. for it to be comfortable.
You're right about it definitely being a lap device which kind of defeats the portability aspect. With my old Sony Reader, I could stand on the subway, hold the reader/flip pages one handed. There's no way I could do the same with the iPad.