DigiTimes' sources state Apple (AAPL) has indeed slashed its Q4 iPad orders, in part due to...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor
DigiTimes' sources state Apple (AAPL) has indeed slashed its Q4 iPad orders, in part due to economic concerns. However, they also note Apple's tactic of giving high order estimates during negotiations, and then paring them back. Meanwhile, makers of iPad circuit boards see Q4 demand holding steady, as the first iPad 3 shipments offset declining iPad 2 orders.