The fine folks at the Intrepid Bag Company have debuted two new leather tech bags that we think our readers would be interested in.
Apple has extended education pricing to iPads. The discounts in the Apple Store for Education range from $20 to $30, which while modest, are better than nothing.
While worldwide sales of tablets fell by nearly 5% in Q1 of 2014, Apple’s iPad continued to dominate the mobile PC market with nearly twice the market share of its closest competitor.
Are you on a measured data plan, and wonder what uses up your monthly allotment of that precious 4G LTE data you pay so dearly for? Here’s a simple way to see which apps are using cellular data, and how to prevent them from doing that.
KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a new research note in which he predicts Apple will include Touch ID in all new iOS devices in 2014. This will include new iPhone models, and new versions of the full-size iPad and the iPad mini.
Two new video ads for Apple’s “Your Verse” iPad television campaign have been released. The ads feature Esa-Pekka Salonen, a Finnish conductor who composes music with the iPad Air, and travel blogger Chérie King, who uses the iPad and its various apps to map her travels and to translate foreign languages on the fly.
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A group of former Googlers – who are also parents – have come up with a really cool way to integrate real-world objects with digital play on the iPad. Osmo takes everyday objects – such as clay, plastic letters and numbers, and even toothpicks – and makes them part of the digital interaction on the screen of your child’s iPad.
If you’re like me, you enjoy using your iPhone while vegging on the couch at the end of the day. However, after a full day’s use, my iPhone’s battery can certainly use a charge. The problem is, the location of my couch, vis-à-vis the nearest electrical outlet makes for using while charging difficult, if not possible. Oh, if I only had a longer, tangle-free cable…
Gulf Air has announced the adoption of iPad-based electronic flight bags. The Kingdom of Bahrain’s flagship air carrier announced last week that it was kicking off the program in cooperation with local telecommunications provider VIVA Bahrain.
Groupon has announced Gnome, their new point-of-sale system that integrates with the company’s popular daily deals. The iPad-based system offers payment processing, in addition to customer management tools for merchants that offer Groupon deals.
Luxury car maker Bentley’s latest ad, Intelligent Details, was filmed and edited entirely on Apple’s iOS devices. The video was shot on the iPhone 5s, and then assembled using an iPad Air.
SideCar is an ingenious little piece of plastic that can attach your iPad (or any other tablet for that matter) to your MacBook or PC laptop, allowing you to easily use your iPad as a second screen.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is looking to take on Apple’s iPad mini in China with a copycat tablet that has a nearly identical look, and product name.
Microsoft’s Office for iPad suite is still being downloaded in strong numbers, as the company reports that the apps included in the suite of productivity apps has tallied over 27 million downloads as of Monday.
A new report shows Samsung was Apple’s biggest supplier of 9.7-in iPad display panels in the first quarter of 2014. The South Korean firm shipped 5.2 million units of the Retina display panels that were used in the iPad Air and the reintroduced 4th generation iPad.