15 Ways iPad Goes to Work

Apple's iconic iPad reports for work in all sorts of strange places, from archaeological digs in Pompei to movie sets in Hollywood to cockpits in the sky.

Archaeologist: iPad for Ancient Times

During a dig in the ancient ruins of Pompei, an archaeologist records notes and sketches on an iPad. The iPad 2 even lets you take pictures in the field. Could Indiana Jones have used an iPad? You bet. If the bad guys stole his 3G iPad, Dr. Jones would've been able to track them and it down with the Find iPhone app.


Related apps: Archaeology (free), Archaeology -- Oxford Dictionary ($15), Virtual History ROMA ($10)