A new report from iLounge cites a “repeatedly reliable source,” claiming that Apple may introduce a new enhanced Smart Cover for the iPad 3 with a rear protective shell made from leather-covered fiberglass.
While previous rumors have suggested that the iPad 3 may cost up to $80 more than the iPad 2, and be available only in 16GB and 32GB models, a new report suggests that the pricing and capacities will remain the same.
Running a business through a smartphone or tablet device is quickly becoming the way to do things for savvy small business owners. Some may purchase the devices for the “cool factor”, but many are finding that the increased productivity and efficiency from using the devices are a pleasant surprise.
M.I.C. Gadget has managed to get their hands on enough parts to fully assemble the exterior of the iPad 3 and get a feel for its dimensions and design.
Wallpaper Weekend is a post series intended to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. This weekend, we present a pair of galaxy walls with a cooling, purple hue for both your iPad and iPhone!
While there would be plenty of benefits of an iPad with a Retina display, there’s also one significant issue that a Retina iPad would cause – it will make it impossible for iPad users to download most apps over 3G.
An interesting official White House picture depicts Barack Obama receiving a Presidential Daily Briefing on January 31st. But what’s interesting about the image is how he is receiving the briefing – on the iPad 2!
Apple has begun setting the Yerba Buena Center of the Arts up for next Wednesday’s iPad media event. MacStories has posted several images of a giant banner being hung out the outside of the building.
Following a move made by several commercial airlines, the U.S. Air Force is now planing to purchase up to 18,000 iPads 2s to replace their pilots’ flight bags, which would otherwise be filled a heavy and massive heap of charts and maps.
Ars Technica recently made a very interesting discovery while checking over their monthly usage statistics – several hundred hits from a Retina iPad running iOS 6!
With the iPad 3 expected to arrive very soon, many are wondering what to expect. Performance artist Simon Pierro has managed to get ahold of an “iPad 3” ahead of its official launch, and takes us on a tour of its magical new features!
The city of Vancouver. WA, whose City Council switched to using Apple’s iPad for meetings in January, has reported substantial savings since switching, and expects to save a much as 50,000 pages of printing per year.
Apple’s newest store in Houston is scheduled to open March 16th. The store is located in the Highland Village Shopping Center and its opening could coincide with the release of the next iPad.
One game developer, Pixels on Toast, decided to update their upcoming app to be Retina-ready just to see what kind of difference it would make – and his results are pretty amazing!
A shot of Best Buy’s inventory system may provide a clue to the iPad 3’s release date, showing that the retailer is expecting new iPad accessories to be in stock on March 11th.
Digitimes is reporting a rumor that makers in Apple’s supply chain have started delivering samples of 7.85 inch iPads for verification. According to industry sources, volume production could begin in the 3rd quarter of 2012 at the earliest.