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[26 Jan 2011 | One Comment | 1,533 views]
60000: Number of iPad specific Apps

AppleInsider is reporting that the new iPad is Iconic ad from Apple claims that the number of iPad specific Apps is now 60000.
The spot, “iPad is iconic,” highlights such apps as the “fresh” djay virtual turntables, “tickets” using American Airlines’ iPad app, “news” depicting video embedded in the digital copy of the Wall Street Journal, “stories” in Apple’s own iBook shelf, “students” and “teachers” both using Pages from iWork, “hollywood” depicting the Movie Slate app, and “iconic” featuring Vanity Fair.
Within the ad, an odometer-like counter of iPad apps turns …

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[28 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 2,538 views]
The New iPad 2

Okay, the rumors have begun. Five features are more or less confirmed:
1. Video phone feature, presumably FaceTime.
2. Thinner glass on the display panels, which could mean it’s slightly lighter.
3. Retina display is coming.
4. A USB connection so you don’t have to use Apple’s proprietary standard.
5. 3-axis gyroscope for improved gaming. This feature is in the iPhone already.
In our opinion, the USB will be the killer. As they say, the possibilities are endless.
Source: Business Insider

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[12 Nov 2010 | No Comment | 1,458 views]
Why Nobody Is Selling Tablets Below $500

We have definitely seen a lot of tablet news of late – but one thing thats going a little unnoticed is this: how come, there is not a single tablet at less than 500? (obviously 499 doesnt count) – HP Slate is actually 799.
ZDNEt asks the same question, in a different way:
The alleged iPad killing tablets are coming, but with price tags that aren’t going to even come close to denting Apple’s lead. When Apple CEO Steve Jobs launched the iPad it wasn’t clear how aggressively these newfangled …