The latest edition of “MacNotables” (ttp://, a podcast that serves as home to Mac personalities who will comment on the latest news and opinions in the Mac community, is available.

Mac and iPhone expert Ted Landau talks about his experiences (so far) with the iPad. He discusses why Apple will release iPhone 4.0 so soon after the iPad launch, his thoughts on pre-iPad-launch curmudgeonliness, the iPad “want vs. need” scenario, the iPad vs. netbook debate, iPad app prices, jailbreaking the iPad, and more. Landau also names some favorite iPad apps and wraps up by helping the hold-outs decide whether they should buy an iPad.

“MacNotables” panelists include Christopher Breen, Bryan Chaffin, Jim Dalrymple, Adam Engst, Tonya Engst, Andy Ihnatko, Joiner, Ted Landau, Jason Snell, Bob LeVitus, Dan Frakes and Yours Truly. Not all panelists can make all shows due to scheduling conflicts.