iPads Are Ideal for Fat Fingers

iPads are going to save every flagging media industry everywhere in America, that’s a provable fact, but news out of Japan today threatens to damage their cachet slightly.

The Japan Sumo Association plans to distribute 60 iPads to its training centers because wrestlers find it easier to “prod” — thanks, BBC — the screen rather than communicate via other electronic devices.

“When they try to send e-mail on mobile phones or PCs they often end up pressing two or three keys at once,” said the daily Nikkan Sports.

When surveyed, the wrestlers said that they also think the Glamour app is “kick ass.” iPads Are Ideal for Fat Fingers