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Apple iOS devices coming to GameStop?

Apple iOS devices coming to GameStop?

posted: 06 Sep 2011, 02:17

With the Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod all becoming legitimate gaming tools, a rumor spread on Monday that GameStop is going to start selling the trio of Apple devices in an effort to stop relying on game sales; 9 to 5 is reporting that the retailer has...

Refurbished iPad 2 units land on the Apple Store online

Refurbished iPad 2 units land on the Apple Store online

posted: 01 Sep 2011, 03:08

The Apple online store has just added a stack of refurbished iPad 2 units to its listings and they all have a $50 discount on them, so you can still own...

South Carolina woman spends $180 for wooden Apple iPad

South Carolina woman spends $180 for wooden Apple iPad

posted: 30 Aug 2011, 20:50

A woman in South Carolina thought she was getting a bargain when she spent $180 to buy an Apple iPad only to discover that the FedEx box she received contained "a piece of wood painted black with the Apple logo"; if caught, those selling...

NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers plan on going to the Super Bowl using the Apple iPad 2

NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers plan on going to the Super Bowl using the Apple iPad 2

posted: 25 Aug 2011, 13:23

Instead of having to thumb through a huge phonebook-sized playbook (not the RIM tablet) full of routes and blocking assignments, players with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers simply turn on their Apple iPad...

iPad gets treated to a stick-on joystick, courtesy of Logitech

iPad gets treated to a stick-on joystick, courtesy of Logitech

posted: 25 Aug 2011, 08:28

Playing video games is undoubtedly one of the best ways to waste your time, and Apple's App Store has tons of them to offer. However, the virtual controls that you must use in order ...

Apple iPad 2 replaces paper in the cockpit on United Airlines' flights

Apple iPad 2 replaces paper in the cockpit on United Airlines' flights

posted: 23 Aug 2011, 18:04

United Airlines has become the first U.S. airline to take paper out of the cockpit and permanently replace it with the Apple iPad; the airline's 11,000 pilots are exchanging flight manuals and charts for an iPad...

Lenovo CEO says Apple won’t be able to govern the tablet market forever

Lenovo CEO says Apple won’t be able to govern the tablet market forever

posted: 22 Aug 2011, 06:47

Greater China is an important battlefield for tablet makers just because of its billion or so possible adopters, but it’s also home of Lenovo and that’s why the company was particularly bitter…

LG reportedly losing some Apple iPad 2 display orders to Samsung

LG reportedly losing some Apple iPad 2 display orders to Samsung

posted: 10 Aug 2011, 12:35

Apple is making a change in which Korean vendor it will use as lead source of displays for the Apple iPad 2; LG's screens have been failing a 'drop test' and yield rates are unsuitable for the Cupertino based firm which...

Smartt Mate case for the iPad 2 dishes up that alluring silhouette look

Smartt Mate case for the iPad 2 dishes up that alluring silhouette look

posted: 10 Aug 2011, 09:37

Essentially just a rear cover for the iPad 2, the carbon fiber back utilizes “proprietary technology” to dish up that silhouette form that some people desire. Considering that it’s only 0.35mm on one side, it doesn’t...

Apple iPad 2 shipping time frame is finally at 24 hours for the US & Canada

Apple iPad 2 shipping time frame is finally at 24 hours for the US & Canada

posted: 02 Aug 2011, 16:33

Well that surely took an extended amount of time, but the shipping time frame for Apple’s iPad 2 through their web site is now reduced to a tolerable 24 hour period, which is considerable better than the weeks...

This luxurious iPad 2 has a T-Rex bone embedded in its body; costs $8 million

This luxurious iPad 2 has a T-Rex bone embedded in its body; costs $8 million

posted: 29 Jul 2011, 09:38

Which gadget has a golden, diamond-encrusted body, a frame made out of Ammolite mixed with pieces of a dinosaur bone and costs over $8 million to own? Why, it is the luxurious...

BBC iPlayer goes on tour across Europe, US launch to follow soon

BBC iPlayer goes on tour across Europe, US launch to follow soon

posted: 28 Jul 2011, 09:49

The BBC has initiated an expansion of its iPlayer video streaming service, which has just been made available in 11 European countries in addition to the UK. However, the service will launch in the US...

Security flaw that iOS 4.3.5 fixed could expose your sensitive data

Security flaw that iOS 4.3.5 fixed could expose your sensitive data

posted: 28 Jul 2011, 04:55

When Apple released iOS 4.3.5 to address a security vulnerability in its platform, it wasn't exactly clear how big of a hole in the system's defense was being patched. Well, it turns out that the flaw...

Professional display review ranks the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 screen at the top of popular tablets

Professional display review ranks the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 screen at the top of popular tablets

posted: 28 Jul 2011, 02:36

DisplayMate has gone scientific measuring display quality, as it has been in the business of calibrating and giving display scores for many years now. Its popular comparison pegs...

Facebook for iPad: it's here, kind of

Facebook for iPad: it's here, kind of

posted: 25 Jul 2011, 06:52

The Facebook app for iPad has been released, kind of. Except it's not yet publicly available, but is rather hidden in the code of the existing iPhone application…

New Apple iPad ad says,

New Apple iPad ad says, "We'll Always"

posted: 25 Jul 2011, 00:05

The latest ad for the Apple iPad 2 highlights how things have changed since the original version of the table was launched; according to the ad, we will always do the things we love doing, but thanks to Apple's tablet, we will do them in new ways...

Apple iPad 2 lead time cut to 1-3 days

Apple iPad 2 lead time cut to 1-3 days

posted: 16 Jul 2011, 18:25

Supply is catching up to demand as far as the Apple iPad 2 is concerned as the lead time on online orders has dropped from 3 to 5 days last week to 1 to 3 days now; at its worst point back in April, you would have had to wait 1 to 2 weeks after ordering...

Line2 turns your iPad into a full-fledged phone

Line2 turns your iPad into a full-fledged phone

posted: 15 Jul 2011, 06:14

Have you ever wondered if you could use an iPad to make phone calls? Thanks to the magic of VoIP telephony, doing so is possible, and there actually exist more than a few apps...

iPad 2 survives being dropped from 60 feet thanks to G-Form's Extreme Portfolio case

iPad 2 survives being dropped from 60 feet thanks to G-Form's Extreme Portfolio case

posted: 13 Jul 2011, 11:20

Showcasing the durability and ruggedness of their offering versus the competition, G-Form’s $79.95 Extreme Portfolio case manages to keep an iPad 2 intact, and in one piece, during its decent from...

Analyst expects Apple to report 17.53 million iPhones and 8.5 million iPads were sold in the last quarter

Analyst expects Apple to report 17.53 million iPhones and 8.5 million iPads were sold in the last quarter

posted: 12 Jul 2011, 09:32

A week away from Apple's next quarterly earnings report, Brian White with Ticonderoga Securities is predicting that the guys at Cupertino will report that they sold 17.53...

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