Archive for December, 2011
The iPad 3 rumours and ‘leaks’ continue to pour in. The latest comes from the forums over at Naver, a South Korean internet portal. An image was posted that claimed to be a display panel for the upcoming iPad 3. The screen looks identical in size as the 9.7″ iPad 2 display, but the difference lies in the purported iPad 3 panel that reveals a different cable attachment area.
The iPad … Read More
OtterBox currently has a pretty hot sale on all of their products, and it includes their iPad and iPad 2 cases. Their ‘Buy One, Get One 50% Off’ sale started on December 26th and goes until January 3rd, 2012, or until supplies last.
The ION iCade Arcade Cabinet is on sale for $49.99 at Bed Bath and Beyond in Canada. Currently, it’s out of stock online but that could change so keep an eye out. Your best bet is to call your local store to inquire about stock. This is the cheapest price we’ve seen for the iCade in Canada.
The iCade uses 2 AA batteries and connects to your iPad via Bluetooth, … Read More
Another day, and another ‘report’ from Digitimes. Yesterday the overseas publication noted two models of the next-generation iPad would debut in January at iWorld (formerly Macworld), but that rumour was crushed by The Loop.
Now, sources tell Digitimes Apple could adopt a new flat panel, IGZO (indium gallium zinc oxide), rather than the current IPS (in-plane switching) displays found in current iOS devices.
Starting with … Read More
Recent iPad 3 reports from Digitimes noted two different models with upgraded cameras and possibly double the battery life. Even more interesting was prediction of these new iPads debuting next month at iWorld (formerly Macworld), a conference Apple no longer participates in.
Digitimes reports on two stories tonight that Apple is set to debut new iPad models at iWorld (formerly Macworld) on January 26, 2012. These new models will remain at the same 9.7″ screen like existing iPads with a mid-range and high end models:
Instead of the previously-rumored 7.85-inch, the upcoming iPad models will still feature 9.7-inch screens but come with QXGA resolution (1,536×2,048 pixels), the sources indicated. Dual-LED … Read More
There has been some significant news on the jailbreak front for iOS devices thanks to the hard work of @pod2g. His work has resulted in the release of updated tools for an untethered jailbreak for the iPad 1 on iOS 5.0.1.
Ah…home for the holidays. Away from the stresses of work (or school), and maybe even the big city. It’s nice, but it’s also got some drawbacks. Being away from home also means you’re away from your desktop or laptop where you’ve kept most of your TV shows and music, and while iTunes Match should mitigate any of your music needs (maybe), your stash of TV shows on your iPad is … Read More
Canadian Software engineer David Quail has created an app that will aggregate 2012 World Junior Hockey Championship news stories, player tweets, photos, and fan comments. The app, called Row 0, seeks to combine relevant sources of information and filter it into a single output. Think of it as a virtual playbook that is constantly updating.
What makes this app interesting is the story of how it was … Read More
Some new iPad 3 launch date rumours are coming your way. This time, according to a report from Focus Taiwan (via 9to5Mac), the much anticipated iPad 3 will possibly launch on February 24th–the birthday of former Apple CEO, Steve Jobs:
A local Chinese-language newspaper reported Friday that iPad3 might be launched on Feb. 24 to mark the anniversary of the birth of Apple’s late co-founder Steve Jobs.
Citing sources close … Read More