I'm not what you'd call a cybergeek, but the iPad does have other functionality. And certainly, there must be a way to adapt the iPad's WiFi capabilities to the European standard. Just as sure as you can adapt a PC with Ethernet connectivity to a WiFi network, or an American-made PC to Israel's electrical outlets with a voltage adapter, there has got to be a workaround. Confiscating other people's property is going way too far.
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from the article: Why has Israel banned the iPad?