Tagged with: iPad

A New Apple Patent Could Pave the Way to Connecting iPads

A New Apple Patent Could Pave the Way to Connecting iPads

An Apple patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday describes an intelligent magnetic attachment system that provides an interface for an iPad to connect and communicate with a variety of accessory devices, including other iPads. Apple's patent for a "Magnetic attachment unit" has a ...

How to Replace a Computer With an iPad

How to Replace a Computer With an iPad

As the personal computing era draws closer and closer to an end, people are re-evaluating their computing needs and trying to get by with just a tablet. As a result, more and more are choosing to leave their personal computer behind in favor of what tablets like the iPad have to offer. That does not mean that everything is ...

Report: Apple Plans to Discontinue Production of the iPad 2

Report: Apple Plans to Discontinue Production of the iPad 2

The iPad 2 was released in March of 2011, and has since managed to maintain a place in Apple’s product lineup through the release of no fewer than five additional tablets. The third- and fourth-generation iPads have already come and gone, and now AppleInsider reports that Apple is finally ready to discontinue the iPad 2 ...

‘Ken Burns’ App (iOS) Lets You Re-Live American History on iPad

‘Ken Burns’ App (iOS) Lets You Re-Live American History on iPad

Over the years, legendary documentary film maker Ken Burns has put out a lot of movies — but now he's released his very first app, which lets you explore his work on American history in a totally new way. Called simply "Ken Burns," the iPad app isn't a movie itself, but instead a collection of clips from past films. What ...

Apple, Microsoft Join ‘ConnectED’ Commitment to Education

Apple, Microsoft Join ‘ConnectED’ Commitment to Education

iPads, MacBooks, Windows 2-in-1s, teacher training, and wireless broadband have all been promised as part of a wide-ranging commitment from US companies to support Barack Obama's ConnectED plan. The US president is set to fully announce the news in a speech at a Maryland school today, but most of the participating firms ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About Microsoft’s Next CEO on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer Talks About Microsoft’s Next CEO on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer talks about Microsoft's next CEO on CNNi's Quest Means Business. ...

IDC: The U.S. Has Reached Tablet Market Saturation

IDC: The U.S. Has Reached Tablet Market Saturation

While Apple shipped 26 million iPads in its latest quarter and Samsung shipped 14.5 million tablets, both up from last year, IDC is warning that the overall tablet market in the US appears to be reaching saturation. "It's becoming increasingly clear that markets such as the US are reaching high levels of consumer saturation ...

Epic, the ‘Netflix of Kids Books,’ Launches on iPad for $10/Month

Epic, the ‘Netflix of Kids Books,’ Launches on iPad for $10/Month

The Netflix monthly subscription model is a hit for movies and TV, and is spreading to music with paid versions of services like Pandora and Spotify. In 2014, it looks like the model could finally catch on for e-books. On Tuesday, a company called Epic launched a service that offers children a monthly library of over 2,000 ...

Lenovo’s Yoga Tablet 8, iPad Air Have Best Tablet Battery Life

Lenovo’s Yoga Tablet 8, iPad Air Have Best Tablet Battery Life

No spec -- no matter how appealing -- should ever be viewed in a vacuum and the decision to actually commit your time and money to a consumer electronics investment will hopefully have been informed by a multitude of factors. From design to features; performance to comfort, it's always best to inject your brain with all ...

Google is Creating an iOS App to Control Your Mac or PC

Google is Creating an iOS App to Control Your Mac or PC

Google has been working on a remote desktop management app for Android devices called “Chromoting” since last year, but on Thursday an entry in the Chromium issue tracker has revealed that an iOS version is also under developement. The issue, which was opened on Wednesday, indicates that the iOS version is still very ...