Apple iPad 2 experience: Favorite applications after a week of use Summary: There are over 65,000 tablet applications available for the Apple iPad. As you can see in this screenshot gallery there are some compelling apps that have me loving my iPad 2 more every day. By Matthew Miller | March 18, 2011 -- 05:41 GMT (22:41 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 8 of 10 Google Maps works well on the iPad, especially when you have the 3G model with GPS receiver. Topics: iPad, Apple, Hardware, Laptops, Mobility, Software, Tablets Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.