Amazon worried about Apple’s iPad?

Some say that Amazon is worried about the iPad. Amazon was always going to face competition from other e-Book readers. But they perhaps didn’t expect the paradigm shift that has potentially come with the iPad and Apple’s iBook Store. Even so, Amazon has just posted earning results which were higher than Wall Street expected. They did, however, follow them up with far … Read More

Weekly news roundup on all things “Touch”

Apple shares are still rising, iPads are selling like hot cakes “virtually”, as well as receiving last minute design changes. Microsoft, Palm and Android are playing catch-up in the mobile space at GDC, and in sales figures. Some with more success than others…. Oh, and eBooks, or iBooks?, may be in a format you recognise and can be read aloud, … Read More

Did The iPad Make An Impression On You?

iPad First Impressions It certainly has been a heady day for the tech world. After years of speculation and endless amounts of punditry the Apple Tablet, christened the iPad, finally emerged into the spotlight. Born into a world of largely single use devices and repurposed laptops, the iPad attempts to strike a balance between the limitations of the smartphone and … Read More

iPad Keynote Apps: iWork, iBooks and App Store | Apple Special Event 2010

iPad Apps Take Center Stage In Apple Special Event 2010 One of the key elements of Wednesday’s iPad debut was apps. Much of the iPad experience will be driven by the applications available for it. Although the iPad features native support of iPhone apps, it will be the programs written specifically for the device that make the most impact and … Read More