This week we learn how some controlled user testing of an OS backfired due to an amusing typo.
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The launch of the iPad mini has been eagerly awaited by physicians who are excited about one particular aspect of the device: It fits easily inside a lab coat.
A survey of iPad mini buyers indicates that more than half already have an iPad, and three quarters of respondents plan to keep the full-sized model they already own.
Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, and/or iPod Touch. You just got your iPad mini yesterday and now you need a couple fall-festive wallpapers to get things going.
Panoramic photos are fun to take with the iPhone camera, but capturing an interactive 360° video is a very exciting proposition. The Kogeto Dot, a panoramic video snap-on gadget for the iPhone 4 or 4S does just that.
AT&T announced a new Dropbox competitor this week, providing 5GB of free cloud file storage to iOS and Android device users. The service is called AT&T Locker, and works pretty much exactly the way you’d expect.
Apple has now begun selling an official Lightning to Micro USB adapter on the Apple Online Store in the U.S., priced at $19. Micro USB adapters have previously only been available to European customers
Five mobile app developers have been arrested by Japanese police for creating and embedding a virus into smartphone applications. Initial reports said that around 90,000 smartphone users were infected with the virus from apps they had downloaded.
Although lines appeared shorter than usual for the iPad mini launch at many Apple Stores, the device nevertheless is selling out at a remarkable pace. According to Topeka Capital Markets analyst Brian White, the device sold out in just two hours in Apple’s flagship 5th Avenue, NY store.
An order filed on Thursday reveals that Samsung will be allowed to question the Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller for up to three hours. The deposition is expected to cover matters associated with the request by Apple to ban products a jury found violated its patents.
Chitika has gathered the data from its 200,000 mobile websites, and their 4 billion ads to come up with their latest report on mobile web traffic. The mobile advertising firm releases their studies every few months or so to give insight into the mobile devices being used to access the web.
The iPad mini hasn’t even been on sale for a day, but already some people are doing some seriously cool stuff with it. Car customizers Soundwaves of Tampa has come up with an ingenious mod to the dashboard of a Toyota Corolla allowing room for your iPad mini, so you can browse and watch films while driving.
A new report says that as well as building its own tablet to compete with the iPad, Microsoft may being preparing to design and sell its own smartphone.
Apple has lost its injunction bid that would have allowed it to continue using the “iPhone” trade name on products sold in Mexico.
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As the iPad mini hits store shelves to brisk demand today, Apple’s supply of the iPhone 5 has not yet caught up with the demand in the United States, a survey of Apple retail stores shows.