The original iPad was announced by Steve Jobs in January 2010. We all knew that Apple was working on some sort of tablet, but no one knew what it was going to be called.
He introduced it and many were skeptical of just how useful or how well such a device would do. Looks like it did alright.
It was released two years ago today. That was the original wifi-only model. It did very well, and quickly became a household name.
Here’s the original announcement: iTunes Link