APPLE IPAD

  • Apple's iPad tops Consumer Reports' list despite heat issue April 2, 2012

    San Francisco: Apple Inc's new iPad topped Consumer Reports' list of tablets despite the influential watchdog stoking doubts two weeks ago by saying the latest iteration of the bestselling tablet threw off more heat when used heavily. The widely followed group that reviews everything from electronics to cars, said on Monday...
  • UK: Man shoots at iPad to test durability March 21, 2012

    London: A man carried out a durability test on the new iPad by shooting at it, a media report said. The video of the Apple gadget being destroyed has become an online hit, The Sun reported. It shows Richard Ryan using different guns, including an assault rifle, on a range to shoot...
  • Thumbs up for the new iPad from Apple fans March 17, 2012

    The thirdgeneration iPad is seen as a collection of incremental improvements including a highdefinition "retina" display. ...
  • Tech Toyz: Review of Windows 8 March 11, 2012

    In this episode we talk about Google Play, Samsung Wave Y, Apple iPad and LG HOMBOT Vacuum Cleaner and much more. ...
  • Apple loyalists give thumbs up to 'New iPad' March 8, 2012

    'New iPad' will have a sharper screen and a faster processor. It will cost the same as the iPad 2....
  • Apple a day: Lok Sabha MPs to get iPads December 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Parliament may be in a state of paralysis these days, but it has not deterred the authorities from taking a digital leap of faith. Aiming to make its office paperless and the members techsavvy, the Lok Sabha secretariat has sanctioned Rs 50,000 for each member to buy an...
  • German court bans sales of Samsung's new 7.7inch tablet September 5, 2011

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co has stopped promoting its new tablet computer at Europe's biggest consumer electronics fair after a courtordered sales injunction in Germany, the latest setback in its global patent battle with Apple Inc. A Dusseldorf court ordered the South Korean company to stop selling Galaxy Tab 7.7 on Friday...
  • Members of Parliament to go hightech with iPads August 30, 2011

    New Delhi: MPs have started going hightech as Parliament is now providing them with sleek iPads, and for those who aren't tech savvy, special orientation classes are now being organised to make Parliamentary business paperfree. Soon MPs and ministers in Parliament would be reading the business listed against their names not...
  • Tech Toyz gets stylish with Lakme Fashion Week March 19, 2011

    This week on 'Tech Toyz', Ankit takes you to the Lakme Fashion Week and gets you stylish digital cameras. ...
  • Apple to launch a new version of the iPad March 2, 2011

    Apple is all set to launch the second generation of their best seller. ...
  • The Apple iPad hits India officially January 28, 2011

    The Apple iPad is now officially available in India. Run around the corner to the nearest Apple store and you can pick up a model with a warantee, at Indian prices, paying in Indian rupees. Pricing starts as low as Rs 27,900, going up to Rs 44,900. These are in line...
  • Sanctions no obstacle as Iranians get their iPads January 20, 2011

    Tehran: Although there were no lines of eager customers forming outside computer stores in Tehran on the day that Apple's iPad was introduced to the world last year, the tablet computer the newest global musthave gadget has quietly appeared in Iranian shops, despite tightened sanctions. On a recent winter's...
  • RIM unveils Blackberry PlayBook tablet September 28, 2010

    San Francisco: Research In Motion unveiled a tablet computer on Monday that it hopes will leapfrog Apple's iPad with its potential for social networking, media publishing and corporate uses. The tablet, named BlackBerry PlayBook, has a seveninch (18 cm) screen and dual facing cameras. It has WiFi and Bluetooth but needs...
  • Sharp unveils Galapagos ereaders September 27, 2010

    Tokyo: Sharp Corp said on Monday it would launch an ebook service and tabletstyle computer in Japan in December, taking on Apple Inc's iPad and domestic rival Sony's Reader. Sharp's Galapagos reader will go on sale in December, and will initially offer access to about 30,000 books, newspapers and magazines, the...
  • Apple iPad helps woman deliver baby! September 22, 2010

    Oklahoma: Much like James Bond and his gadgets, you too can find an application for almost anything these days. Including something to help you during labour. A pregnant woman used her Apple iPad to time her contractions. Marcy Woodson is a sucker for technology work, recreation and pregnancy, she's always...
  • Best games for the Apple iPad July 23, 2010

    Apple's iPad has been around only since April, but since its release I have drawn two conclusions: It is a great machine for playing games. Game developers have not come close to exploiting its potential. Oh, there is plenty for sale in the iPad version of the App Store. But most...
  • Microsoft revives tablet dreams, plans 'iPad killers' July 13, 2010

    Seattle: Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer touted new tabletstyle devices running the Windows 7 operating system from about 20 manufacturers at a conference on Monday, underlining the giant software company's eagerness to counter the explosion of interest in Apple Inc's iPad. New Windowspowered tablet or slate devices small, handheld,...
  • In iPad era, typewriters still go clicketyclack June 30, 2010

    New Delhi: Ravi Robinson has been in love with his rusty but dependable typewriter for 40 long years and the bonds still go strong. In the era of the Apple iPad and compact and highspeed laptop computers, Robinson has no intention of letting go the rickety machine that is his...
  • Apple's iPad has chips from Samsung, LG April 5, 2010

    Richmond, Virginia: Luke Soules was one of the first on the planet to get his hands on an iPad. And he wasted no time taking it apart. After staking out three locations in the Eastern United States, Soules cofounder of teardown firm iFixit cracked the device open on Saturday...
  • Apple iPad hits stores; awaits the rush April 3, 2010

    Washington/Los Angeles: Apple's iPad, the subject of frenzied industry speculation since its unveiling in January, has so far not drawn the hordes that ushered in the iPhone three years ago. The afternoon before the much hyped tablet computer goes on sale, a smattering of customers lined up at stores in New...