Amazon yesterday introduced the World to what is probably the most likely “iPad Killer” on the market to date. The Kindle Fire priced at just $199 is nearly three time cheaper than the most popular iPad 2. Check out the Fire trailer and its introduction from Amazon’s Press Conference.
Sources linked to Apple’s manufacturing and supply chain are claiming that Apple is preparing to product future iOS devices with curved glass touchscreens, with the first such devices expected to hit production in early 2012.
It is rumored that demand for the iPad 2 has hit the preverbal ceiling and sales are beginning to streamline and reduce. Bloomberg reported that Apple has cut forth-quarter iPad 2 orders to 13 million instead of 17 million – a reduction of 25%.
Electronic vending machines selling any number of items are a common sight at airports, travel destinations, and some universities, but the Consumerist spotted an iPad vending machine in a place you might not expect: The men’s department at Macy’s.
I’ve seen a lot in interesting iDevice cases and accessories over my years as an Apple customer, but Crunchy Logistics’ PadZilla has to be one of the most unique – and one of the largest!
LEGO blocks and robots have always been traditional play things of the technically inclined. The developers at Pheromone Lab, however, have taken things to a whole new level by using a LEGO Mindstorms robot to stress test a client’s iPad app!
Have you ever wandered around the Apple Store (just for fun, of course), only to be constantly impressed by the clear plastic displays turn displayed iPad 2s into digital signage? Me neither. But just in case, now you can buy one of your very own!
Apple has now confirmed that they will sell 3G-equipped iPad 2 tablets in the Chinese consumer market on Wednesday. The device was previously unavailable to purchase from China Apple Stores, presumably due to political issues.
Recent benchmark research conducted by AnandTech compared mobile processors of several competing smartphones and tablets, finding that the iPad 2 and Apple’s A5 processor are still the clear winners.
The folks over at Winrumors have just posted a remarkably thorough comparison between an iPad 2 running iOS 5 and a Windows 8 Slate device. The video is exhaustively detailed, and goes almost every feature between the two devices.
Following yesterday’s report that Sprint seems to be preparing to being offering the iPhone 4, a new report now claims that Sprint may soon offer the iPad 2 as well, joining AT&T and Verizon in the US as an iPad 2 data carrier.
iPad 2s produced and assembled in Brazil will be hitting stores in December. Aloizio Mercadante, the Brazilian Minister of Science and Technology, confirmed the news with a Brazilian based news site.
Make all your friends think that you can run OS X Lion on your iPhone with this freakin’ awesome jailbroken theme for your iOS Device.
Microsoft showed off a bunch of cool features for Windows 8 today, will it stand up to Apple’s incredibly stable Lion OS? Read on to find out what could be a game changer!
Florida police are currently looking for 3 suspects who stole around $60,000 iPads from a Best Buy store on Monday. The official police report suggests that the trio, who dressed in dark clothing and gloves, were able to complete their heist in just one minute.
Adobe has officially unveiled its new Adobe Flash Media Server 4.5 and Adobe Flash Access 3.0 products. These products will allow users of iOS devices to access Adobe Flash media content on iOS devices.