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New iPad data download speeds tested in San Francisco and Sydney, Australians needn't complain

New iPad data download speeds tested in San Francisco and Sydney, Australians needn't complain

posted: 28 Mar 2012, 09:05

In a not very scientific test, the combined LTE/HSPA+ Qualcomm radio in the new iPad has been tested in four major world cities - San Francisco, Sydney, Singapore and London...

Apple offers to refund Australians who think they have been misled by the new iPad's 4G signage

Apple offers to refund Australians who think they have been misled by the new iPad's 4G signage

posted: 28 Mar 2012, 05:53

An olive branch has been extended by Apple's lawyers, who will set up disclaimers in the stores, including third party ones, and begin sending emails to customers offering a refund to...

New iPad takes the best mobile display crown from... the original DROID, can act as a studio reference monitor

New iPad takes the best mobile display crown from... the original DROID, can act as a studio reference monitor

posted: 27 Mar 2012, 03:08

Compared to the 61% of the color gamut for the iPad 2 and 64% for the iPhone 4/4S, the new iPad's screen is carefully calibrated to show almost the full gamut at 99%,...

New iPad runs hotter than Android tablets

New iPad runs hotter than Android tablets

posted: 26 Mar 2012, 22:18

A lot has been made about how much hotter the new iPad runs than its predecessors. Overall, the blame has been placed on the much much larger battery found in the device, as well as the higher-res screen, and the...

Your iPad battery may last longer if you don't charge it fully

Your iPad battery may last longer if you don't charge it fully

posted: 26 Mar 2012, 20:50

A few days ago, the news came out that the new iPad battery doesn't actually reach a full charge until about an hour after the battery meter reads 100%, and we said that it might be a good idea to leave your iPad...

Skype updated for new iPad's Retina display, but it’s not about the video

Skype updated for new iPad's Retina display, but it’s not about the video

posted: 26 Mar 2012, 09:27

The new iPad’s 2048 by 1536-pixel Retina display is a big deal for some, not that much for others, but technologically it’s a huge and important leap…

iPad iSight camera backed up by professional lenses thanks to the Padcaster

iPad iSight camera backed up by professional lenses thanks to the Padcaster

posted: 26 Mar 2012, 03:03

The Padcaster is a lens rig that allows traditional lenses to be used with iOS devices so that filmmakers can make the most out of the device's camera...

Magician duo brings iPad magic to a whole new level

Magician duo brings iPad magic to a whole new level

posted: 24 Mar 2012, 20:51

Charlie Caper and Erik Rosales put on an incredible presentation on behalf of Step2 Communications at MIPIM in Cannes. The act required seven iPads, one of Sweden’s best magicians, and, assumingly, countless hours of rehearsal...

Pre-launch, grey market third-generation Apple iPad sales slump in China

Pre-launch, grey market third-generation Apple iPad sales slump in China

posted: 24 Mar 2012, 02:38

While the third generation Apple iPad has yet to be given an official launch date from Apple, pre-launch grey market sales have been surprisingly weak with some unauthorized dealers forced to cut prices by as much...

5 more NFL teams sign up to use Playbook for iPad

5 more NFL teams sign up to use Playbook for iPad

posted: 23 Mar 2012, 21:24

Global Apptitude is the Maryland-based software company behind the Baltimore Raven’s switch to playbooks on iPads. Its Digital Playbook Technology enabled the team to ditch the classic three ring binders for a lightweight tablet that had...

iPad charges fully an hour after the battery indicator shows 100%

iPad charges fully an hour after the battery indicator shows 100%

posted: 23 Mar 2012, 07:30

One of the greatest things Apple achieved with the new iPad is maintaining the same battery life despite having the drain from 4G LTE networks…

Third iPad launches in 25 new countries today

Third iPad launches in 25 new countries today

posted: 23 Mar 2012, 06:40

The iPad is a huge success not just because it’s an excellent product with industry leading design, but also to a large part because it’s a well-oiled machine…

Some magnetic covers don't work on new iPad

Some magnetic covers don't work on new iPad

posted: 22 Mar 2012, 09:57

The new iPad might seem almost identical to the good old second-gen Apple tablet, but a slightly different manufacturing decision has rendered certain Smart Covers…

Some magnetic covers don't work on new iPad

Some magnetic covers don't work on new iPad

posted: 22 Mar 2012, 09:57

The new iPad might seem almost identical to the good old second-gen Apple tablet, but a slightly different manufacturing decision has rendered certain Smart Covers…

Netflix says HD streaming on its way to the new iPad

Netflix says HD streaming on its way to the new iPad

posted: 22 Mar 2012, 08:36

Netflix's Joris Evers, Director of Corporate Communications, said "The video is not in HD yet. That is on our roadmap, but I can't share timing at this point"...

UBS: 50% of new Apple iPads sold will be 4G models

UBS: 50% of new Apple iPads sold will be 4G models

posted: 22 Mar 2012, 05:29

Securities house UBS beleves that 50% of the sales for the new Apple iPad will be for the 4G LTE variety. led by demand for 4G service in the States; UBS Senor Analyst John Hodulik says that with the edge it has over AT&T in LTE service,...

iPhoto for iPad: 10 days – 1 million downloads

iPhoto for iPad: 10 days – 1 million downloads

posted: 22 Mar 2012, 04:32

The iPhoto app for iOS has been downloaded over 1 million times already. That is 1 million individual downloads at $5 each over the course of 10 days...

Wi-Fi signal strength an issue for users of the new Apple iPad

Wi-Fi signal strength an issue for users of the new Apple iPad

posted: 21 Mar 2012, 17:27

Some users of the new Apple iPad are having problems with the W-Fi signal strength on the tablet with some users saying that their iPad is unable to hold a connection; it is the tablet at fault as some have been able to run...

Is repairability a swing factor for you when you shop for gadgets?

Is repairability a swing factor for you when you shop for gadgets?

posted: 21 Mar 2012, 10:37

iFixit’s latest teardown of the iPad revealed an unconvenient truth for Apple and its design. It’s nothing new - the iPhone and the iPad suck at repairability…

New iPad gets obliterated again, this time by lasers

New iPad gets obliterated again, this time by lasers

posted: 21 Mar 2012, 09:45

Another day, another soul with taste for destruction blasts the gadget of the day, Apple's trendy new iPad. This time it is not with the trusty HK53 Assault Rifle, but rather with more sci-fi methods...

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