iPad Commercial During Oscars Posted on March 8, 2010March 8, 2010 by Andrew A We just told you about Steve Jobs in tux on the red carpet at the Oscars. Well now we know what he did there. He showed the first official iPad commercial. Check out the commercial after the break or go to the Apple website. Related Andrew A Computer Science Student turned writer with my first gen iPhone. I write on my 13" MacBook Pro Retina and iPad Air Cellular. Black iPhone 5S is my sidekick.