Archive for March, 2011
Apple has just released iOS 4.3.1 in iTunes. This latest version addresses the following:
Fixes an occasional graphics glitch on iPod touch (4th generation)
Resolves bugs related to activating and connecting to some cellular networks
Fixes image flcker when using Apple Digital AV Adapter with some TVs
Resolves an issue authenticating some enterprise web services
The next Real Racing 2 HD update will include support for 1080p on your television. Using the new Digital AV Adapter for iPad 2, you will be able to play Real Racing HD in full 1080p on your television. This is going to be awesome. I can envision iPad 2 gaming being taken to another level.
The Firemint team made a video of this latest release, and you can check it … Read More
Today marks the official launch day of the iPad 2 in Canada! WooHoo!!! Online sales are LIVE and retail sales will begin later this evening at 5PM local time.
Many Canadians started lining up yesterday afternoon and evening, with many more lining up early this morning. No matter where you go, it’s going to be crazy!
Apple.ca has iPad 2 ship times as “2-3 weeks”. So it looks like there is an … Read More
As the Canadian iPad 2 launch approaches, some international countries have already started their online sales.
Earlier this morning, Australia and New Zealand were one of the first to start their online sales. Within an hour of opening online orders, the shipping time changed to 2-3 weeks. Could this happen to Canada? Most likely.
At this time, it is unknown how many orders went through for Australia and New Zealand before the … Read More
Here’s a nice video of the Pacific Centre launch, via @stefanz:
3:13pm PDT: Thanks to Adam for emailing us this excellent video of the line up at the Sherway Gardens Apple Store:
2:49pm PDT: The insanity at Toronto Eaton Centre thanks to iPad 2, via @mcyv
1:49pm PDT: Great video from Yorkdale … Read More
The Smart Cover for the iPad 2 is definitely one of the coolest accessories I’ve seen in a while for a mobile device and more Smart Cover-type accessories will be hitting the market for the iPad 2. Starting the trend, a great looking iPad 2 cover is coming from Miniot tomorrow!
Holland-based Miniot is launched a new wooden iPad 2 cover. The cover is made from a single piece of … Read More
In early March, we reported that on the Canadian Apple site for the iPad 3G, Fido was listed as an available carrier.
This prompted the question if Fido was planning on releasing data plans for iPad, since Fido was not an official carrier for the original iPad.
If you currently own the original iPad 3G with monthly data service or are thinking about picking up the new iPad 2 3G with data service, it may be helpful to track your data usage.
Being able to watch your usage not only assists with possible overage fees, but also allows you to find the right data plan for your needs.
A new iPad app called DataMan monitors and … Read More
With the iPad 2 launching in Canada tomorrow at 5PM local time, and online at 1AM PDT, Apple has posted the iPad 2 purchasing page and related accessories to the Canadian online store. While we can’t actually buy anything iPad 2 related yet, the page is ready to go.
We already know pricing for the iPad 2, which is $30 less across all models as compared to the 2010 iPad, but … Read More
According to recent Twitter dialogue, it looks like the Chronic Dev Team is close to a jailbreak for the iPad 2. While jailbreaks are available for iOS 4.3, there is reportedly nothing yet working for the iPad 2/A5 processor.
“To clear things up, the hash I posted a few days ago wasn’t unlock related, it was iPad2 jailbreak related”
This is good news for those patiently waiting for an iPad … Read More