Student Sells Kidney To Pay For iPad 2

It’s a crazy, crazy world we live in, so we’re not at all surprised to report that a Chinese teenager has sold one of his kidneys in order to fund the purchase of – and we’re not kidding you here – an iPad 2.

Apple’s iPad to Outshine the PC market in Near Future?

Apple has become a world leader in a new category which they introduced in early 2010 and now the company feels that tablet computers could certainly outshine the PC market. Of-course tablets existed much before the iPad was launched but, the “tablet” category wasn’t taken very seriously until Apple unveiled its first gen iPad. In 2011 we’ve already witnessed all … Read More

Production of 500,000 iPad 2 Units at Risk from Foxconn Plant Explosion

We recently reported on the unfortunate event which took place in one of Foxconn’s plant located in Chengdu, China. The explosion claimed lives of three workers and many were injured because of the flammable dust used for polishing iPad 2 display. Earlier today IHS iSupply issued a report and estimated that the explosion could result in a production loss of … Read More

Foxconn Factory Fire Could Impact iPad 2 Production

One of Foxconn’s manufacturing plant located in Chengdu, China caught fire due to an explosion on Friday. According to MIC Gadget the explosion happened in the “operating room” and this particular building is reportedly part of iPad 2 assembly line. Apple Inc. responded to All Things Digital’s request for a comment on the situation and issued a statement: We are … Read More

iPhone 4 and iPad 2 Win Display of the Year Award

iPad 2 Thin iPhone 4

Using Apple’s iPad 2 or iPhone 4, you can’t help but notice that the screen is much better in resolution than any other mobile phone in the market. There’s clearly a difference as Apple’s Retina Display sets a standard for the quality of text and photos on a smartphone. They’ve set a new benchmark that competitors are scrambling to match. … Read More

Apple Posts New iPad 2 TV Ad “If You Asked”

Apple on Tuesday posted a new iPad 2 TV ad “If You Asked” on its website. The advertisement describes the user experience as intuitive, inspiring, ground breaking, powerful, the future and magic. But if you asked Apple they would say, “it’s just getting started.” This ad just like all other Apple product advertisements focuses on user experience as opposed to … Read More

Three Foxconn Employees Arrested for Leaking iPad 2 Design

DigiTimes has revealed that 3 Foxconn employees accused of leaking iPad 2 designs have now been arrested by local police, according to a Chinese-language sznews.com report. The trio are being held responsible for the leaks that saw third-party companies release protective cases for the second-generation tablet before it was even announced by Apple. As you may remember, the cases were … Read More

Apple Store India Updating Catalogue Adding iPad 2?

Apple Store India Down iPad 2

UPDATE: The store is now up and updated with iPad 2 pricing: iPad 2 WiFi model: 16 GB Rs. 29,500, 32 GB Rs. 34,500 64 GB Rs. 39,500 iPad 2 WiFi+3G model: 16 GB Rs. 36,900 32 GB Rs. 41,900 64 GB Rs. 46,900 We recently reported that Apple will be bringing the iPad 2 to India on April 29 … Read More

Apple iPad 2 Coming to India on 29 April

Apple iPad 2 India launch April 29

Apple just sent out email notification to everyone who signed up to be notified about iPad 2 launch in India and the official release date has been finally announced. iPad 2 will be available in India on 29 April. The original iPad was released in India in January and now the second gen tablet is being introduced just after 1 … Read More

Apple’s iPhone 5 / 4S To Feature Larger Screen? [Photos]

New photos published by M.I.C. Gadget today reveal a white iPhone 4 with a slightly larger display, which many are already dubbing the ‘iPhone 4S’ or ‘iPhone 5′; the next generation iPhone which will feature Apple’s A5 processor – the dual-core chip that recently debuted in the iPad 2. Despite its larger display, the iPhone in the pictures is no … Read More

Apple’s iPad 2 Coming To India Next Week?

During Q2 2011 financial earnings call Tim Cook revealed Apple’s plan to ship “iPad 2 to additional 13 countries next week.” And this lead many to believe that India would finally make it to Apple’s list of 13 countries. Apple launched the first gen iPad in India in January almost 10 months after the release in the U.S which forced many … Read More

HomeShop18 Offers Apple’s iPad 2 in India

Apple’s iPad 2 is one of the best tablet computers available in the market right now. The all new design, faster processor and cameras for FaceTime combined with iOS has made it difficult for competitors to match iPad sale figures. iPad 2 is still not available in India and Apple has not made any announcement regarding the official release date. … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) To Sell 20 Million iPhones in Q1 2011?

This week, on Thursday, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is set to release its first calendar quarter 2011 financial results, and the pundits and industry analysts are already making their guesses (educated and otherwise) as to just how many iPhone 4, iPad 2, iPods and Mac units the tech giant will have shifted. The general consensus is that Apple Inc. will have … Read More

Apple Testing New LED Backlight for iPad 2

A DigiTimes report published today reveals that Apple is testing new LED backlight products designed to be used in devices like the iPad. LED chip packaging company Everlight Electronics has supplied the Cupertino company with samples of its products for validation, according to the Chinese-language Commecial Times. Everlight has been supplying Taiwan-based companies with its tablet backlighting LEDs – which boast … Read More

Tethered Jailbreak Available for iOS 4.3.2 Software Update

iOS 4.3.2 Released

We recently reported that iOS 4.3.2 was expected soon and Apple on Friday released the software update for iPhone 4 (GSM), iPhone 3GS, iPod touch (3rd and 4th gen) and iPad (1st and 2nd gen). The update as the release notes state “contain improvements and other bug fixes”. In particular iOS 4.3.2 fixes a bug which would occasionally cause a … Read More