Log in

View Full Version : TSA Says iPad is Checkpoint Friendly

Jeff Campbell
04-07-2010, 04:00 PM
<div class='os_post_top_link'><a href='http://www.businessinsider.com/henry-blodget-the-most-amazing-feature-of-apples-ipad-that-no-ones-talking-about-2010-4?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+typepad/alleyinsider/silicon_alley_insider+(Silicon+Alley+Insider)' target='_blank'>http://www.businessinsider.com/henr...+Alley+Insider)</a><br /><br /></div><p><em>"Apple's iPad tablet is friendlier than a traditional laptop when it comes to airport security."</em></p><p><img src="http://images.thoughtsmedia.com/resizer/thumbs/size/600/at/auto/1270649924.usr105634.jpg" style="border: 1px solid #d2d2bb;" /></p><p>TSA said yesterday that you shouldn't need to remove your iPad from your bag, but if they can't get a clear image, just like anything else, you may be asked to remove it. At least they are ahead of the game on this one, but I sure hope they at least know what it is, unlike when the <a href="http://www.engadget.com/2008/03/10/tsa-cant-believe-macbook-air-is-a-real-laptop-causes-owner-to/" target="_blank">MacBook Air came through one of their checkpoints</a>.&nbsp;</p>