If we look at the bigger picture , then we can easily make out that publishing sector is vast like ocean. Hence , it requires more creative and innovative ideas to hold this industry.When Apple decided to digitize the services into applications the first sector they decided to target was publishing sector.So , Apple got a chance to work and build applications for this industry and side by side they also concentrated on other industries as well. Starting from e-books and then to e-magazines and heading towards newspaper , Apple has planned to cover everything that comes under publishing sector. And most of all the difference can be easily seen these days. Publishers , journalists , and readers are enjoying the unique and different apps that Apple has come up for iPad.Like for example , Pioneer valley is an app that provides several interesting stories and teaching materials to help children grow the literacy skills. Similar to this , there are many other applications which make the best use of iPad features. Also there are various games that are included which are indeed of help and can be used as teaching aides for the kids as it would become more interesting for them. Additionally , iPad offers numerous apps for the journalists as well. Quark , QuickVoice , CNN , iPrompter , and Tweetdeck are some of them. All these apps have made the journalists fall in love with the iPad.Even more apps are expected to hit the market that will surely be helpful to the journalists in drafting and modifying their content. As , journalists live and die by their content.Moreover , Apple also endow with iBooks app and an e-subscription for paper subscribers. Till date , as much iPod has saved the music industry , iPad will soon be able to save that much of the publishing industry.Now , the time has come when iPad App development will soon take over the whole publishing sector. As the time passes by , Apple will come up with some more applications that will surely enhance the potential.So , in conclusion iPad App development can be a blessing as well as a curse for the publishing sector. As , it is analyzed that iPad can give rise to a new creative self-publishing crowd that could in turn give competition to the established publishing industry. It’s high time that everyone should be ready for some drastic change! This is an opportunity that iPad application developers and app developing companies should grab because just like the mobile/tablet app development sector publishing business is also dynamic in nature and offers lot many advantages.