Apple iOS 12 Rumored To Focus On Stability And Reliability Over Plethora Of New Features

If you’ve been a long time user of Apple computers and phones you may have experienced more bugs and problems the last couple of years than you were used to. But according to Mark Gruman at Bloomberg, Apple is now believed to be shifting away from very feature rich updates, and instead focus on quality and reliability. The change may mean a delay in some of the more rad developments, … more…

New Apple iPad To Launch In March Already?

In a report this week from Digitimes on new companies winning contracts with Apple in the supply chain for iPhone, iPad, and MacBook, it says that new models either of these products may be unveiled or launched in March already. That’s unexpected news, and a little out of the timeline that have been expected on new iPads in 2018 at least. Up until now it had been believed that the … more…

Apple’s iPhone Throttling Demonstrates How Consumers Lose Out With Non-Replacable Batteries In Mobile Devices

Ever since BBC covered the news of Apple admitting to slowing down older iPhones, it has highlighted the downside of non-replaceable batteries in mobile devices like phones and tablets. The story still hasn’t hit all the news channels yet, but will over the next day. Apple simply had to admit to slowing down some older iPhones through OTA updates because Apple see it as an alternative to these phones suddenly … more…

New Apple iPad 9.7 To Launch For $259 In Q2 2018 Says Report

2017 Apple iPad 9.7

Some very interesting news came out a few hours ago after Monica Chen and Joseph Tsai reported in Digitimes earlier today that Apple may once again cut the prices of the next 8th gen. Apple iPad 9.7. Apple first cut the iPad price significantly this year with the launch of the 7th gen. Apple iPad 9.7 for just $329 with 32GB of storage. This was made possible mainly by Apple … more…

Foldable Or Dual-Screen iPhone With Possible Launch Before 2020 Says First Sources

Dual-Screen Apple iPhone

ZTE will release the dual-screen ZTE Axon M tomorrow, and Samsung may launch their own iteration of it with the Samsung Galaxy X in 2018, but now the latest rumor have it that Apple may throw itself into the foldable tablet or dual-screen game too, but only sometime before 2020. The sources of this earliest rumor are sources in Asia that Digitimes have been in touch with, and while this … more…

2018 Apple iPad Pro 10.5 To Get Features From iPhone X

Two reports on the 2018 iPads came out this week, with one saying that Apple will intensify its price strategy next year, and the other report focusing more on features. According to Bloomberg, Apple is working on a new 10.5 iPad Pro that will get some iPhone X features like facial recognition and slimmer bezels, but no AMOLED display for this iPad yet, at least according to Bloomberg’s sources. The … more…

Apple Raise Prices On Largest Storage Version iPad Pro’s

Apple didn’t release any new iPads when they unveiled their new iPhones this week, but we did see some changes to iPad nonetheless with the prices of the iPad pro tablets with the most storage go up by $50. The models affected are the new 10.9-inch iPad Pro with 256GB or 512GB of storage, and the new 2nd gen 12.9-inch iPad Pro with 256GB and 512GB of built-in storage. The … more…

iPad Touch Cover Keyboard – By Microsoft?

iPad Touch Cover by Microsoft

It’s been a couple of years since we wrote about Microsoft’s Touch Covers, since these thin alcantara/leather like keyboards for the Surface tablets were discontinued by the time the Surface Pro 3 came along, where the main keyboard since then have been the Type Cover. But now computer journalist Roland Quandt have just discovered that Microsoft have on record a keyboard called “iPad Touch Cover” with Microsoft’s model number 1719. … more…

Newest Apple A10X Chipset In New iPad Pro 10.5 And iPad Pro 12.9 II Really Is 30% Faster Based On Benchmarks

Apple A10X iPad Pro 10.5 Benchmark Score

When Apple unveiled their new Apple iPad Pro 10.5 and Apple iPad Pro 12.9 II on Monday, they said that the new A10X Fusion chipset in both new iPad Pros, had a processor speed that was 30% faster than the previous A9X chipset, and that it had a GPU performance that was even 40% faster than before. Apple has never lied about those figures, and they always include these figures … more…

New Apple iPad Pro 12.9 II Unveiled

New Apple iPad Pro 12.9 II

The new Apple iPad Pro 12.9 II was unveiled by Apple today, alongside the brand new Apple iPad Pro 10.5. The new iPad Pro 12.9 will be released next week, with the same entry prices as before at $799, but now with twice the entry level storage, up from 32GB to 64GB. But the new Apple iPad Pro 12.9 II has seen a lot more changes than that. Though it … more…

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 Unveiled – Replaces The iPad Pro 9.7

Apple unveiled the new size Apple iPad Pro 10.5 at their developer conference today. The new 10.5-inch iPad had been rumored since August last year, and features all the expected specs and a few more. It replaces the iPad Pro 9.7 which is no longer in production. The new iPad Pro 10.5 will be released next week, from $649: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B071GG9D7Q/ With the new larger screen size, it becomes even more … more…

Apple iPad Pro 10.5 Shipments Of 5 Million Expected In 2017 After Production Gets Cranked Up

Apple iPad 2017

A report in Digitimes yesterday suggested that the upcoming first 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro 10.5 will see 5 million units of the new iPad ship to stores in 2017, after the iPad Pro 10.5 production that started in March will get cranked up by 20% in July, from 500 000 monthly units to 600 000 monthly units. The Apple iPad Pro 10.5 is expected to feature a 2224 x 1668 … more…

Top 10 New iPad Apps In April

#1 CATS: Crash Arena Turbo Stars A cool little game where you play cats building mean machines to go up against each other in, Pulp Fiction style. #2 Robot Unicorn Attack 3 So this is the 3rd edition of the game, meaning that it’s not brand new, but it has still changed a lot over the years, for those who wants to play robot unicorns. #3 Super Senso A new … more…

PaperLike – A Screen Sheet That Makes Writing On Apple iPad Pro’s Feel Like Writing On Paper Crowdfunded

Apple iPad Pro Paper Matte Screen Protector

Jan Sapper have just launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for Apple iPad Pro’s that immediately got backed 10 times more than he needed. And it was for a simple, yet still very useful product called PaperLike, which can be thought of as a screen protector put on top of any of the Apple iPad Pro tablets that makes writing with a stylus on the screen, now feel and act … more…

New Apple iPad 9.7 Starts Taking Orders Today – With Orders Shipping March 31

Buy new iPad 9.7

The new Apple iPad 9.7 that was announced on March 21, begun taking orders today from $329, with online orders being released from March 31 for the ones that orders today: https://www.amazon.com/Apple-iPad-WiFi-Space-grey This is the 7th generation 9.7-inch iPad, and the first 9.7-inch iPad to be launched with a sort of budget price relative to the high specs, though it’s not the first time that Apple have lowered their prices … more…