ipad News

Review: Compact Backpack by Incase

Posted on 04/04/2012 by Jim Gresham

With the intent to create products that appeal across demographics, Incase uses creativity and user-based knowledge to design quality accessories. The Compact Backpack is a testament of time-tested craftsmanship and is my preferred mode of on-the-go MacBook and iPad protection.


One-Third of U.S. High School Students Own an iPhone, 40% Plan to Buy

Posted on 04/04/2012 by Chris Hauk

Piper Jaffray issued a report Tuesday on the firm’s latest semi-annual survey of U.S. teenagers. The results of the survey of 5,600 U.S. high school students show that 34% of surveyed students now own an iPhone, an all-time high, and double the percentage just a year ago.


Apple is ‘iPodding’ the Tablet Market

Posted on 02/04/2012 by Chris Hauk

Even though Apple has been selling the iPod for more than 10 years, it still owns more than 75 percent of the portable digital music player market. The thought that Apple could “iPod” the tablet market is giving many tablet vendors nightmares.


Baldur’s Gate Returns To The Mac

Posted on 30/03/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

Following the announcement of a modernised version of Baldur’s Gate for the iPad, Overhaul Games have revealed that they will also be bringing an Enhanced Edition of the game to the Mac platform.


Paper – A Brand New Drawing Experience for the iPad

Posted on 29/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

Wish drawing on the iPad were a little more like real paper? Fiftythree has released a new app called Paper – a brand new drawing experience for the iPad that’s designed to make you feel more like you’re working with actual paper than a touchscreen.


iPhones and iPads Are Television Stations’ Hottest Tools

Posted on 29/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

A new wave of specialized video accessories and apps for the iPhone and iPad are giving journalists new freedom and flexibility, as television stations integrate the devices into their daily workflow at such a rate that even vendors of traditional broadcast equipment and software have begun to adapt high-end products to interact with them.


Review: TTPlayer – There’s a Cinema in My Pocket

Posted on 27/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

If there’s one thing that owners of iPhones and iPads love to do with their device it’s to watch videos and movies. With the great screen, and fast CPU’s and GPU’s built into their devices, videos run like a dream. But what if you have a collection of movies that aren’t in the format the iOS video player requires?


Review: Smart Feather for iPad by Incipio

Posted on 27/03/2012 by Jim Gresham

Standing behind the sole focus “to provide customers with accessories that look as good as they function,” Incipio operates 24/7-around-the-globe to ensure their love of mobile devices and related hardware continues to fuel their passion. Play nicely with your Smart Cover with Smart Feather.


Hard Times for the U.S. – China Smuggling Racket

Posted on 26/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

It’s getting tougher and costlier to smuggle Apple devices into China. The Chinese customs authority has told some U.S.-based shipping agents not to accept orders of iPads, and warned travelers to declare their gadgets at the border and pay a 10 percent import duty on electronics.