Apple tablet: thoughts, and leaks, from around the web

Apple's new tablet drops in about an hour, and people are talking. Be honest, how well did you sleep last night?

Apple's new tablet drops in about an hour, and people are talking. Be honest, how well did you sleep last night?

"What Apple has done in the last few years, with products like the iPod and iPhone, is not invent new markets, but make them dramatically improved through quality integration of software and hardware. You can't win on specs any more. You win with a full user experience. -Louis Gray

Leaked photos from Engadget:

Jason Calacanis says it's the best device ever:

TechCrunch CEO Mike Arrington:

"10-inch Apple" is trending right now on Twitter

Scobleizer is glued to Twitter, marking his favorite buzz about the upcoming announcement:

Steve Jobs will not just change the e-book market, but I think he will redefine rich mobile experiences, just like he has in the past with iPod and iPhone.

Are you excited about the new device? What is the highest price you would pay, now that you know most of the features? I would throw down $599 or $699 depending on how awesome it was. The price would come down in a year, and then everyone could afford one.

Enjoy the announcement, and follow Sam Diaz's live-blog coverage