In Pictures: 22 ways Apple’s iPad video mixes fantasy and reality

Apple marketers are some of the best in the business, especially when showing off the new iPad Air in a promotional video. But don't fall completely for the marketing hype this holiday season. We break down one of their most compelling videos to separate real-world uses from fantasy.

Our Take: A Field Technician's Tool The iPad truly is a field service technician's dream tool and has been spotted at construction sites, archeological digs and, yes, atop windmills. Even the Cablevision repair guy carries an iPad, often using Google Translate app to communicate with customers who speak a foreign language. These iPads connect to servers and provide reference information, instant feedback and process transactions. An assortment of heavy-duty iPad cases are available for all sorts of field service situations.

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