Apple iPad Competition Starts To Drop Out

The most interesting story this week in tech was one that wasn’t even properly reported. As the Apple iPad gained momentum as the de facto tablet computer, the expected competition started to slowly bow out of the race. Two of the largest technology companies in tech very quietly put their … Read the Full Story →

Apple iPad 3G estimated sale figures cross 300,000

Gene Munster at Pipe Jaffray has been at it again, and has gauged the sales of iPad 3G models over its launch weekend at 50 Apple Stores in the US. Munster noted that 49 of the 50 stores that had iPad 3Gs were sold out by Sunday, which spurred sales … Read the Full Story →

Apple iPad 3G service provided by AT&T seems to be hobbled

Various Apple iPad 3G users are reporting internet issues and that their experience over 3G on the iPad is not quite what they expected. It has to be said that many of us were wondering why AT&T were so happy to provide what seemed on the surface to be exciting … Read the Full Story →

Apple iPad 3G Jailbreak Demonstrated (Video)

I was saying in an article the other day how interesting it is that hackers are cracking and repurposing devices with such quickness these days. Earlier this month we ran a piece detailing how the WiFi-only iPad had been hacked by MuscleNerd, a member of the iPhone Dev Team using … Read the Full Story →

Adobe’s CEO responds to Apple’s Open Letter On Flash

Frankly the Adobe CEO’s WSJ interview, which ended up focussing on his rebuttal of Steve Jobs’ Open Letter on Flash, was embarrassing. Mr. Narayen called Steve’s accusations of Flash draining battery power “patently false.” A statement which is in itself “patently false”. Mr. Narayen also said that if Adobe crashes on … Read the Full Story →

Apple Rejects iSealClub. PETA says ‘Good Job, Steve Jobs!’

Apple continues to make headlines for its App Store approval process. In early March we reported Apple’s attempt to ‘tidy’ the App Store by removing WiFi signal finder apps, iPhone apps containing too much adult content and ‘cookie cutter’ applications. Each time Apple attempts to deny or remove a certain … Read the Full Story →

Does Apple iPad Complement iPhone 4G?

iPhone 4G and Apple iPad 2010 may very well go down in history as the year Apple started to take over the mobile space. The year started with the Cupertino-based company revealing the much rumored and anticipated Apple tablet computer; the iPad. Who knew the iPad would come to dominate … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iAd to be a Premium Mobile Ad Service

The Wall Street Journal is reporting some interesting, and I think quite exciting, news about how Apple intends to position its iAd service. I have been saying for quite some time that I believe that Apple’s ad service would have to conform to some pretty high standards for Apple themselves … Read the Full Story →

Hot News: Steve Jobs Writes An Open Letter About Flash

In a rather unusual move Steve Jobs has eschewed his normal curt emails from his iPhone or iPad and typed an opus on Apple’s reasoning behind not allowing Flash on iDevices. What’s more he’s posted it front page on the Apple corporate web site for all to see. It makes … Read the Full Story →

Apple Buys Intrinsity, Its Wider Implications

AnandTech has a fascinating piece on the early history of Intrinsity (the fabless semiconductor company behind Apple’s A4 processor in the iPad), and how they came to part of Apple’s portfolio of companies. As well as what that purchase actually means for Apple and other parts of the industry. The … Read the Full Story →

BREAKING: Apple buys Siri

What is Siri? And why would Apple buy it? You may or may not have heard of Siri. Siri is basically a new kind of search engine for mobile devices. Some have described it as part of the new web. A web that comes after the era of typing searches into … Read the Full Story →

Apple Announces WWDC 2010 Dates. June 7 in San Francisco

Today Apple announced the dates for this years Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2010) which will take place from June 7 – 11 at San Francisco’s Moscone West convention center. The five-day conference will include iPad development sessions and hands-on working labs for iPhone OS 4. Scott Forstall, Apple’s senior … Read the Full Story →

Apple iPhone 4G / HD Releasing Earlier?

If you follow tech news and trends you know Apple has been forced into a very unusual situation for them. No other company is as secretive and guarded with their products and product announcements as Apple. It was with much amazement and wonder then that a prototype of the next … Read the Full Story →

Would Shakespeare Have Used Apple’s iPad?

It’s not a question that has been asked before to my knowledge but as I awaited the delivery of my new Stylus and my mind wandered to thoughts of my next blockbuster novel, (I’ve not had any blockbuster novels to this point but I’ve thought about writing a lot of … Read the Full Story →

Apple’s iPad Wi-Fi + 3G Now Shipping

9TO5Mac is reporting that iPad customers in the US are getting their notification of preparation to ship, and confirmation of shipping from Apple. So it is looking as if Apple has kept its promise to US customers at least, and that those that pre-ordered will get their iPad 3G on … Read the Full Story →