Wallpaper Weekend is a post series intended to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. Immediately following the new iPad release, we are celebrating with two new retina wallpapers!
A question many had surrounding the AT&T and Verizon iPads was whether they would arrive unlocked and able to connect to each others’ 3G networks. That question has now been answered affirmatively, with video evidence to prove it.
I’ve mentioned in previous reviews that I am a fan of puzzle games. While that’s a genre of game that is not in short supply on the iPad, it’s hard to find one with puzzles that are challenging enough, but doesn’t become Excedrine headache #379.
iOS hacker MuscleNerd announced on Twitter today that Apple’s latest iPad has already been jailbroken, providing a pair of screenshots that show the jailbroken device running Cydia.
As those of you who have visited the App Store this morning might have noticed, Apple has added a shiny new section in iTunes specifically for apps that take full advantage of the ultra high resolution Retina display on your new iPad!
There are some things that are cool just because they’re cool. One of these is the ritual of The Woz, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, standing in line outside an Apple Store on release day. He’s done it again for the new iPad release.
So, you just bought a new iPhone or iPad. That’s great! Now it’s time to think about protecting your new device. No matter how careful you are, things can happen to your device, and AppleCare is one way to make sure all your bases remain covered.
If you’re new to the iPad, or perhaps just upgraded, you’re probably going to want to fill it up with great apps just as fast as you can. So, in the spirit of helpfulness, we present “Ten Essential Apps for Your New iPad”! (In no particular order.)
Its time! The new iPad has officially launched in several countries around the world, among the earliest to receive the new devices being Australia, Singapore and Wal-Mart in the US.
Wal-Mart will begin selling a “limited supply” of 3rd-gen iPads tonight beginning at 12:01 AM local time. That makes Wal-Mart the first retailer to begin selling the devices, 8 hours before Apple Stores open tomorrow morning.
The Street’s Jim Cramer, who also hosts CNBC’s Mad Money, has declared his intention to get the new iPad as soon as possible.
One of the recurring themes in yesterday’s early 3rd-gen iPad reviews was the Kindle app’s lack of Retina graphics. Amazon has now released Kindle for iOS 3.0 to remedy that, adding Retina graphics, as well as a new library design.
While iOS 5.1 has already seen an untethered jailbreak for the iPhone 4 and original iPad, well-known iOS hacker i0n1c has now jailbroken iOS 5.1 on the iPad 2, which means an iPhone 4S jailbreak is likely possible as well.
Apple’s new iPad pre-orders have already sold out at the Apple Online Store, and new orders are currently listed as shipping within 2-3 weeks, but according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, that’s only the beginning.
After announcing earlier this morning through Twitter that they’d gotten their hands on the new iPad, the folks at iFixit have already begun their teardown of the new device, and should finish dissecting the device within the next couple of hours.
Opening Day of the new baseball season is just a few weeks away, but for many major league players, coaches, and scouts, Friday’s release of the new iPad is the reason they’re excited.