Just in case you thought the iPad 2 wasn’t useful enough already, this youngster steps up to the plate and proves you wrong by using the iPad 2 as a brutal ultra face slapping device – ouch!
iPad users have downloaded over 3 billion apps since the launch of the original iPad, accounting for 19% of all downloads from the App Store. Interestingly, the iPad reached the 3 million milestone six months faster than the iPhone!
In a somewhat surprising turn of events, Canadian iPhone photographer and videographer Martin Reisch was able to use a scan of his passport displayed on his iPad to pass through the border from Canada to the U.S.
While the iPad is great for using Skype or FaceTime, or for chatting with your friends via iMessage or instant messaging, one feature that is notably missing is the ability to make calls. But where there’s a will, there’s a way – Here’s how to make it work.
A new Silicon Valley startup called CloudOn has released a cool new free iPad app today, which brings the full functionality of Microsoft Office to your iPad through cloud computing.
Significant progress has been made on an untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2, and expects to release the exploit as soon as next week. An untethered iOS 5.1 jailbreak is also in the works.
Although there have been prior rumors suggesting a lower-cost iPad, a new report from Digitimes adds more fuel to the fire, suggesting the introduction of a new $299 low-end iPad model alongside the iPad 3.
The iPad has seen some bizarre uses since it was launched, but this is undoubtedly the cutest. Animals can now play with iPads. Lizards, cats, dogs, frogs, and monkeys have all been seen playing games on the device, AllThingsD reports.
A new image claimed to be an iPad 3 Retina display has appeared on a Korean forum. The leaked display is quite similar to the display in the current iPad 2. Unfortunately, very little information is available.
As the legal struggle between Samsung and Apple continues to rage on across the globe (with Apple claiming that Samsung “slavishly” copied the iPad), Samsung is at it once again, this time copying the look and feel of Apple’s iPad ads.
Japanese tech blog Macotakara reports that they’ve purchased several iPad 3 parts found at a Chinese online retailer, revealing slight differences from iPad 2 versions of the same components.
Apple has begun reducing orders for the iPad 2 ahead of the release of a next-generation iPad early next year. It’s unknown if Apple will keep the iPad 2 around at a discounted price.
Apple is expected to use Sharp’s IGZO flat panels instead of the IPS (in-plane switching) panels used currently for its next-generation iPad 3. IGZO allows for high resolution displays with significant power savings.
The Loop’s Jim Dalrymple put his two cents worth in regarding this morning’s rumors that Apple may introduce an iPad 3 at MacWorld in January. His response, quite unsurprisingly, is something along the lines of “no chance in Hell.”
Didn’t get that Apple device you wanted for Christmas? Looking for a great deal on an iPod or iPad? Newegg.com is currently offering 10% off on all new iPads and iPods, which is a pretty great deal for any new Apple product.
Apparently orangutans at the Milwaukee County Zoo enjoy using apps, playing games, and watching video on the iPad almost as much as we do! The orangutans have been given iPads to use in an attempt to raise funds to help preserve the species.