Just a little update (maybe a photo later).
I re-jailbroke my iPad a few days ago for one primary reason; The iPad doesn't have a built in clock app, which means it doens't have an alarm function. I agree this is an odd oversight considering that probably most digital cameras have alarm clocks nowadays, but whatever, Apple's reasoning is irrelevant.
I could BUY a clock app, but the problem there is that it wouldn't have a persistent alarm, meaning one that would chime if the app was, for whatever reason, exited during the night. Also, the fact that I like to play my Bloom app at night means that I couldn't have a clock and my ambient sound at the same time.
The solution came from jailbreaking. Using some relatively simple methods, I installed the iPhone's clock app onto my iPad. Even though it doesn't run at the standard iPad resolution, it works just fine and I now have an alarm clock for my iPad.