Pocket Racing 2.0 Kickstarter – Real Toy Cars Jumping On Your Tablet

A Pocket Racing 2.0 kickstarter.com funding round started today for the newest version of toy cars that you can put on the screen of you Apple iPad or Android tablet, and the toy cars will react with some feedback once the racing games is on. There are 7 different levels of funding to get in with, starting at $29, going all the way up to $127 for three cars with … more…

Top 10 iPad Apps In October

PewDiePie - Legend of the Brofist

Looking at the top 10 iPad apps for the last week, there are a couple of newcomers this week among iOS apps for iPad that have been launched in October, as well as one that launched in September and another one in August. But we’ll rank these iPad apps according to popularity for the sake of clarity. The links direct to their iTunes page if you want to check out … more…

Apple iPad Pro 2732×2048 Resolution Suggested

It’s currently being suggested by developers that by looking at the source code of the iOS 9 currently in beta testing, the upcoming 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro might have a resolution of 2732×2048. iPad Pro is 1366pt wide (so ~1006 tall)? Do the math and at 12.9" at 2X that's 263ppi, matches iPad Air… https://t.co/NyBROGR89V — Steve T-S (@stroughtonsmith) June 15, 2015 It’s based upon the keyboard size, where set … more…

iOS 9 Brings Split View Multitasking To iPad’s

Windows tablets have always had it, some of Samsung’s Android tablets have had it for a few years, but now even Apple is enabling multitasking on their iPad’s with the new iOS 9. The announcement came from Apple’s annual update event today where they announced news, updates, and a roadmap for the future of Apple. The public beta version of iOS 9 will become available for testing in July, with … more…

12.9-Inch Apple iPad Pro With Nano Pushed Back to 2016

The last time there seemed to be something definitive going on with the large 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro (code name J98/J99), was back in March when sources said that material supply issues had pushed back the launch to September this year. But now a new source says that (possibly the same) material supply issues are pushing the launch back even further, even into 2016. The rapport comes from Etnews, who … more…

47 Million Tablets And 2-in-1’s Sold In Q1 2015

IDC released their own Q1 2015 worldwide tablet shipping numbers report this week, which gives us an interesting update on what’s moving in the world of tablet computers. The numbers are for tablets that were shipped worldwide in Q1 this year, which is more interesting than regional sales figures, since there are tablets that launch months apart from one market to another. In the first quarter of 2015, IDC estimates … more…

iPad Air 2

Apple iPad Air 2

Apple iPad Air 2 was launched today, the 6th generation iPad, 12 months after the unveiling of the iPad Air on October 22 last year. It will start taking pre-orders tomorrow on October 17, just like the competitor Nexus 9, ahead of the release late next week. All versions are now taking orders on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Apple-MGLW2LL-Silver-NEWEST-VERSION/ After 225 million iPads sold, this tablet now features iOS 8.1. This OS will … more…

iPad Air 2 To Have Light Gold Option

iPhone 6 in gold

According to the latest iPad Air 2 rumors launched by Bloomberg, Apple’s upcoming new iPad Air 2 will have the additional option of light gold around the edges and on the back, in a similar fashion to that of the optional gold coloring on the iPhone 5 and iPhone 6. Samsung also gave their AMOLED tablets Galaxy Tab S a gold/bronze coloring too earlier this year, but only around the … more…

Apple iPad Pro / Air Plus Launching In First Quarters Of 2015

The 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro is now said to back in the picture, with production supposedly starting in early 2015. (UPDATED: The latest rumor is now for a Apple iPad Air Plus with a 12.2-inch screen, in a 7 mm thick package.) Apple iPad Pro or The Big Apple as I like to call it have been been heard of since 2012, but eventually this year all the rumors died … more…

College Deals On iPad’s & Mac’s Back In Season

Just as school was out, the back-to-school shopping period began, with Apple once again offering its annual mini-savings on it’s hardware. Apple doesn’t make savings deals very often unlike Amazon does with it’s Kindle Fire tablet rather frequently, so if you have been waiting for an Apple discount, this might be your only chance. Provided you are in college or are in some other way buying for a college student … more…

iPad Air 2 To Feature Touch ID Based On Image Leaks

Judging by the newest purported images of the upcoming iPad Air 2, it looks like it might feature a Touch ID fingerprint scanner. And same applies to the 3rd generation iPad mini as well, according to images in the hands of technology leaker Steve Hemmerstoffer. Hello #iPad6… ^^ pic.twitter.com/hADlejOqu7 — Steve Hemmerstoffer (@stagueve) June 23, 2014 The inclusion of a fingerprint reader have been expected ever since this technology started … more…

iPad Air 2 (iPad 6) Rumor Mill Kick-Off

So it’s time to start tracking the rumors for the next iPad again, which will now become the iPad Air 2, or iPad 6 if you will. A rumor has it that iPad Air 2 is going into production at the end of June, which means that leaks and spyshots should be just around the corner. (UPDATE 1: Touch ID fingerprint scanner on iPad Air 2 leaked in purported images.) … more…

Microsoft Office For iPad Launched

Microsoft Office for iPad

Microsoft launched their iPad version of Office / Office 365 today in sunny San Francisco. http://www.appstore.com/microsoftoffice More specifically Microsoft’s productivity suite for iPad and iOS 7.0 devices consists of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. So to attract customers into Office, Microsoft is offering a free read-only version, a free 30 day Office 365 trial, and various regular paid models of Office with full editing capabilities. A new Office 1.1 version for … more…

iPad 4 Back In Store – Replaces iPad 2 As The Cheap Version

Apple iPad 4

Apple officially discontinued the good old Apple iPad 2 with its old-time 1024 x 768 resolution today, and instead replaced it with the 2048 x 1536 iPad 4 as a $399 alternative to a $499 iPad Air. The iPad 2 had been with us ever since it was first released on March 11, back in 2011. We got the retina display with the iPad 3, but nevertheless it’s the previous … more…

Parallels Access iPad App Gets An Update

On Friday, Parallels updated their Parallels Access app for iPad, an app that gives access to Windows and Mac apps through remote access. The update means support for 9 more languages in addition to the initial English and German. And these languages are Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese. Another update is the new single port connection. Also, they are currently giving away 2 … more…