An anonymous employee for the Cupertino-based company wants tablet fans to “be ready for a steep learning curve regarding the ‘new’ Apple product about to be released [and its] interface.” The device’s tactile keyboard may have something to do with it. However, this may only apply to those who aren’t familiar with the iPhone.
The reader goes on to say that his informant was fresh from a meeting when s/he shared this little tidbit. Perhaps using her iPhone. In the hallway.