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Analyst says Apple will save time and money using the iPad 2 as a display in its stores

Analyst says Apple will save time and money using the iPad 2 as a display in its stores

posted: 23 May 2011, 13:31

The overhaul of Apple's retail locations brings in the Apple iPad 2 as an important interactive display that shows a products pricing, features and other important information; besides using the...

Friday's explosion at the Foxconn iPad 2 plant might affect Apple's tablet production, after all

Friday's explosion at the Foxconn iPad 2 plant might affect Apple's tablet production, after all

posted: 23 May 2011, 02:17

The iPad 2 factory in Chengdu City, that exploded Friday, is responsible for less than 30% of the total iPad 2 production capacity, but closing it pending an investigation is likely...

iPad Playboy web app goes live; offers every page of every issue for $86 per year

iPad Playboy web app goes live; offers every page of every issue for $86 per year

posted: 19 May 2011, 10:33

Remember when talks about a naughty Playboy app for the iPad started circulating the web earlier this year? The app was supposed to feature content much spicier than what the current official Playboy...

Is AT&T overcharging its iPhone and iPad subscribers?

Is AT&T overcharging its iPhone and iPad subscribers?

posted: 19 May 2011, 10:20

Uh oh, it looks like AT&T might be in big trouble now. Just recently, an independent investigation took a closer look at the way the nation's carriers were charging their customers for data usage, and the results did not look very bright...

iPad 2 lives after getting run over by a car; owes it to a tough G-Form sleeve case

iPad 2 lives after getting run over by a car; owes it to a tough G-Form sleeve case

posted: 16 May 2011, 09:26

Here comes another tale of a popular gadget surviving after getting abused in an unusual fashion. This time it is the iPad 2 that got subjected to a survival test, namely getting run over by a car....

Seagate GoFlex Satellite Wi-Fi portable HDD flexes 500GB of digital muscle at iDevices

Seagate GoFlex Satellite Wi-Fi portable HDD flexes 500GB of digital muscle at iDevices

posted: 16 May 2011, 08:10

Seagate’s GoFlex Satellite is a portable hard disk drive holding up to 500GB of your precious data and while this might not sound like any earth-shattering news at all, it’s the built-in Wi-Fi...

Flickr statistics suggest that iPad 2 owners rarely use the rear-facing camera

Flickr statistics suggest that iPad 2 owners rarely use the rear-facing camera

posted: 15 May 2011, 17:42

Statistics show that iPad 2 owners average only 24 Flickr uploads per day, making it one of their least active devices; but that should come as no surprise considering the tablet form factor and 0.7MP resolution...

Apple iPhone continues to be the smartphone of choice for enterprise users

Apple iPhone continues to be the smartphone of choice for enterprise users

posted: 13 May 2011, 12:08

A new survey shows that out of ActiveSync based smartphones available, the Apple iPhone is the leader in enterprise adoption with a 61% share of the market...

Part shortages at Foxconn plants puts dent in Apple's iPhone and iPad shipping plans

Part shortages at Foxconn plants puts dent in Apple's iPhone and iPad shipping plans

posted: 12 May 2011, 09:15

Apple's plan to ship 20 million iPhones and 7.5 million iPads in the current quarter is in jeopardy because of part shortages at Foxconn due to the March earthquake in Japan...

Launch of Apple iPad 2 in China turns ugly; four are hospitalized

Launch of Apple iPad 2 in China turns ugly; four are hospitalized

posted: 07 May 2011, 15:14

The Beijing Sanlitun Apple Store in China closed temporarily on Saturday after a fight broke out between an employee of the store and scalpers; the glass door of the store was shattered and four people were hospitalized...

82% of U.S. tablet owners are holding the Apple iPad

82% of U.S. tablet owners are holding the Apple iPad

posted: 05 May 2011, 21:13

According to a new survey of tablet owners, a whopping 82% of them own the Apple iPad; breaking down the numbers, 43% own the 3G version of Apple's tablet while 39% have the Wi-Fi only variant...

Colorware is offering their iridescent palette to the iPad 2

Colorware is offering their iridescent palette to the iPad 2

posted: 03 May 2011, 14:26

Now the service performed by Colorware isn’t cheap by any means, as we already know with previous devices, but it’s worth knowing that it’ll cost you $900 for the Wi-Fi only version – or $1,030 for the AT&T 3G version...

App developers hint that iOS 5 testing has begun; iPhone 3GS still in the game

App developers hint that iOS 5 testing has begun; iPhone 3GS still in the game

posted: 02 May 2011, 10:56

Looking forward to seeing iOS 5 land on your iPhone? So are we, and needless to say, we were excited to find out that its development is already making progress. Thanks to the hints that app developers have...

GeoHot accepts an iPad 2 hacking challenge; jailbreak should be coming soon

GeoHot accepts an iPad 2 hacking challenge; jailbreak should be coming soon

posted: 02 May 2011, 10:39

Who is that young bright fellow who is being sued by Sony and probably despised by Apple and AT&T at the same time? Why, it is no other than George “GeoHot” Hotz who hacked the allegedly impenetrable PlayStation...

Apple's location-gate scandal reaches South Park

Apple's location-gate scandal reaches South Park

posted: 29 Apr 2011, 09:08

Apple's location-gate data scandal might have been slightly overblown by the media, but wait until you see what happens in the peaceful town of South Park, Colorado. Fourth-grader Kyle Broflovski…

Three Foxconn workers arrested and charged for leaking the iPad 2 prematurely

Three Foxconn workers arrested and charged for leaking the iPad 2 prematurely

posted: 28 Apr 2011, 13:13

Cases for the Apple iPad 2 that appeared in December bore striking similarities with what the real deal turned out to be in the end. Apple's assemblyman, Foxconn, was suspicious that this might have been...

Analyst sees Apple beating Wall Street's growth expectations for Q3

Analyst sees Apple beating Wall Street's growth expectations for Q3

posted: 25 Apr 2011, 10:54

Analyst Horace Dediu, looking for sales of the Apple iPad 2 to increase 200% over last year's third quarter iPad sales, sees Apple's earnings rising 72% in the current three month period, beating Wall Street's expectations...

Production and quality problems with parts leads to drop in estimated 2011 iPad 2 shipments

Production and quality problems with parts leads to drop in estimated 2011 iPad 2 shipments

posted: 22 Apr 2011, 09:52

Apple's difficulties with components for the iPad 2 is leading to a backlog that the Cupertino based firm is having trouble digging out of; one analyst is cutting his estimate of 2011 Apple...

Landmark?: iPads now outnumber Linux devices browsing the Internet

Landmark?: iPads now outnumber Linux devices browsing the Internet

posted: 21 Apr 2011, 19:40

In the U.S., as well as other countries, the iPad has a larger web-browsing presence than Linux; Android-iOS rivalry aside, let's revel in the fact that a single mobile device has bested a desktop OS...

iPad application turns the tablet into a pilot's best friend

iPad application turns the tablet into a pilot's best friend

posted: 20 Apr 2011, 10:56

Glowing in the dark is not the only cool thing that your iPad can do. How about flying a jet plane instead? Well, not exactly, but a company called GlobalNavSource has developed an app that can turn an ordinary iPad into...

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