“There is no doubt that Apple (AAPL) is about to unleash the iPad 3, the third edition in the company’s series of dominant tablet computers,” Michael Comeau writes for Minyanville. “Apple recently sent out an invitation to reporters, including a graphic of what is almost undoubtedly an iPad, along with the message: ‘We have something you really want to see. And touch.'”

“Anticipation of the iPad 3, and the iPhone 5, has Apple blasting its way over the $500 billion market capitalization mark, much to the chagrin of crybaby bears that regularly fall over themselves to call the top,” Comeau writes.

“I’m far more intrigued by the phrase, ‘And touch,’ which implies a significant upgrade in the touchscreen interface,” Comeau writes. “The fact that Apple is stepping up its advancements in the interface yet again should have the Google (GOOG) Android tablet market shaking in its boots… The Google Android tablet world is in a lot of trouble. The Kindle Fire and NOOK tablet have destroyed the notion of making money at the low end, and the high end is about to be walloped by the iPad 3.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Fred Mertz" for the heads up.]