Well as the rumors started to blow up about the iPad 3 and especially another iPad which may be the ‘iPad Mini’. After the report which is revealed by FocusTaiwan, the story has took a new path. As the iPad has been launching in the first quarter of each year since the first release and they claim that there sources has said that the iPad 3 will release on February 24th, 2012 on the birthday anniversary of the late Steve Jobs’. Its not for the first because last year on Steve Jobs’ birthday Apple launched the new MacBook Pros so there can be a hope of iPad 3 releasing on the Feb 24th, 2012. They claim

A local Chinese-language newspaper reported Friday that iPad 3 might be launched on Feb. 24 to mark the anniversary of the birth of Apple’s late co-founder Steve Jobs.

Citing sources close to Taiwanese makers in the iPad 3 supply chain, the Economic Daily News said the gadget could be launched in mid-first quarter of next year or by the end of next March.

Its also believed that the iPad 3’s motherboards is made by Foxconn, and they are not of to the Christmas holidays due to iPad 3’s.

9to5Mac claims

Foxconn, Apple’s favorite contract manufacturer, is reportedly asking employees at its iPad division to only take five days off during the Lunar New Year holiday. Catcher Technology, a rumored maker of iPad 3?s case, reportedly said “at least some of its employees will have to work overtime during the Lunar New Year holiday.” Battery maker Simplo Technology, connector maker Amer International Group and optical lens supplier Genius Electronic Optical are all believed to have asked employees involved in the project to shorten their holiday.