iPad 2 and Apple’s Dual-core A5 Chip : Game On!

iPad 2 A5 Game Graphics-Photo 2-1

The rumours about the iPad 2 have always tended to focus on whether it will have a higher resolution (Retina) display, or more than one camera! We have of course also talked about faster chips, and more memory in a next generation iPad. But not about what that might mean. … Read the Full Story →

DJ World Studio for iPad : Discover Your Inner Digital DJ

DJ World Studio iPad App

DJ World Studio for iPad Rating: DJ World Studio for iPad by Little Worlds Studio is billed as an iPad Digital / Vinyl hybrid mixing deck, for both beginners and aspiring club DJs. I was lucky enough to have a copy to play with while on the road last week. … Read the Full Story →

iPad 2 Facetime Camera will be Front and Central

9to5 Mac have seen pictures of iPad 2 screen protectors from two independent sources. Both of those sources have obtained screen protectors which bear a small hole in them at the very top, and centralized; directly opposite the hole for the iPad’s Home Button. Apple don’t endorse screen protectors, and … Read the Full Story →

Apple Currently Uses 60% of The Worlds Touch Panel Capacity

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) long ago foresaw the value of Flash RAM, and grabbed a large chunk of the global supplies year after year because of their massive sales of iPods, iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch. Because of that manufacturing capacity has had to grow (sometimes painfully) and the price of Flash … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs and “friends” to meet US President Today

Steve Jobs is to be part of a group of influential technology industry people to meet with the US President (Barack Obama) in San Francisco today, Thursday. Others included in the guest list are Eric Schmidt (Google CEO 0.5) and Mark Zuckerberg (Faceblah). The purpose of the meeting is, according … Read the Full Story →

Publishers Initial Response to Apple’s App Store Subscriptions Packages… Muted.

Depending on which side of a magical divide you fall, you will apparently either love or hate Apple’s new subscription packages. The general consensus is that if you like the deal then you are either drinking Apple’s Cool Aid, or taking the view of a long disparaged, and abused consumer. … Read the Full Story →

New hints of NFC Financial Transactions with iPhone 5?

The German telecom company T-Mobile has a few powerpoint presentations floating around with shots of an iPhone with a big VISA logo showing on the screen. It seems that they are confidently touting the fact that they, at least, are sure that we can expect NFC (Near Field Communications) technology … Read the Full Story →

Apple Publishes App Store Subscription Guidelines (AAPL)

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has both published, and clarified its Subscription system which is linked to the iTunes AppStore; for products like digital magazines and newspapers. It was introduced with News Corp’s “The Daily”, and has now been rolled out to all publishers. In essence the new rules simply clarify what … Read the Full Story →

Apple Inc. Becomes Samsung’s Largest Customer With $7.8 Billion in Trade (AAPL)

We’ve reported before on the unique relationship that Samsung and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) share. On the one hand they are both involved in several critically important markets in the tech sector, where they are in direct, and sometimes fierce, competition. Samsung’s Tablet offerings to date are the closest that anyone has … Read the Full Story →

More iPhone “Nano” and Apple’s Free MobileMe Rumors Emerge

iPhone nano

The rumor mills are in full swing now that the subject of free MobileMe and the “iPhone Nano” have hit the mainstream press (again). Particularly because of hints appearing in the Wall Street Journal; as that is considered one of the conduits that Apple uses to feed reliable teaser information … Read the Full Story →