IPads

  • Canadian man uses iPad to enter US 04-01-2012 01:49 PM

    Toronto: A Canadian man who realised he forgot his passport as he approached the US border found a new way to gain entry - his iPad. Martin Reisch said Tuesday a slightly annoyed US border officer let him cross into the United States from Quebec after he presented a scanned...
  • 'Apple plans an event post CES in New York' 03-01-2012 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Cupertino-based tech giant Apple, who never participates in Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the biggest technology-related trade show, has been reportedly planning an event to be held in New York City (NYC) this month, reports AllThingsD, a tech based news website. The event is expected to focus on...
  • China probing blast at Apple supplier factory 21-12-2011 01:55 PM

    Shanghai: Authorities are investigating the cause of an explosion over the weekend that injured dozens of people at the Shanghai factory of a supplier to Apple Inc. The government formed an investigation group and ordered safety checks at the Riteng Computer Accessory Co. factory, a wholly owned subsidiary of Apple...
  • 'Apple to launch 7.85-inch iPad mini in 2012' 20-12-2011 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: In a bid to compete with 7-inch tablets in the market including the Kindle Fire and Nook tablet, and large-size smartphones from major technology giants, Apple is likely to come up with a 7.85-inch iPad mini prior to the fourth quarter of 2012, said reports. If rumours are...
  • Apple struggles to take bigger bite out of China 16-12-2011 01:03 PM

    Hong Kong: Apple Inc's share of China's booming smartphone market has risen sharply in the past two years, but for now the company that sells the iconic iPhone is being outpaced by nimble rivals. It is not that Apple's iPhones and iPads are losing favour among Chinese consumers. The iconic...
  • Mumbai school 'asks' 840 students to buy iPads 14-12-2011 12:37 PM

    Mumbai: "We moved from blackboards to interactive boards and from there to laptops and now, it is the iPad2." (Vandana Lulla, Director, Podar International School) The government may be patting itself on the back for creating the world's cheapest, Android-based tablet Aakash at not more than Rs 3,000, but the...
  • Samsung wins round in legal fight with Apple 09-12-2011 08:08 PM

    Sydney/Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co won a round of its bruising global patent fight with Apple Inc on Friday when an Australian court lifted a ban on the sale of its Galaxy tablet computer in time for the busy Christmas shopping season. But the South Korean firm's triumph in a Sydney...
  • Apple has to pay $1.6 bn or rename iPad in China 07-12-2011 03:25 PM

    Beijing: Apple Inc suffered a setback in the Chinese market as a court rejected its lawsuit against a local company for alleged infringement of its 'iPad' trademark, as a result of which it may have to sell the product under a new name in China or cough up $1.6 billion....
  • App helps viewers shop while watching TV 05-12-2011 04:09 PM

    Toronto: Looking for the dress you saw on a hit television show or the jerseys worn during a football game or soccer match? An iPad app aims to help viewers shop while watching TV. Unlike television shopping channels, Watch with Ebay is a new feature in eBay's iPad app that...
  • US judge rejects Apple bid to halt Galaxy sales 03-12-2011 12:33 PM

    San Jose: Apple failed to convince a US judge to block Samsung Electronics from selling some Galaxy smartphones and tablets in the US market, depriving the iPhone and iPad maker of crucial leverage in a global patent battle between the two companies. In a ruling released late on Friday, US...
  • Apple a day: Lok Sabha MPs to get iPads 03-12-2011 08:37 AM

    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 tech-savvy, the Lok Sabha secretariat has sanctioned Rs 50,000 for each member to buy an...
  • Apple vs Samsung lawsuit full of secret combat 02-12-2011 12:33 PM

    San Francisco/New York: The biggest legal battle for the technology industry is playing out in a federal court in Silicon Valley, where Apple is trying to stop Samsung from selling Galaxy phones and tablets in the United States. In the lawsuit, filed in April, Apple accuses Samsung of "slavishly" ripping...
  • Apple security expert finds apps-software bug 08-11-2011 08:53 AM

    Washington: A software flaw in Apple Inc's iPhones and iPads may allow hackers to build apps that secretly install programs to steal data, send text messages or destroy information, according to an expert on Apple device security. Charlie Miller, a researcher with Accuvant Labs who identified the problem, built a...
  • Now, get your dose of news on your iPad 03-11-2011 11:48 PM

    Karma Paljor shows how you can now get your daily dose of breaking news from IBNLive on your iPad. ...
  • A golden iPad encrusted with diamonds costs 5 mn pounds 03-11-2011 12:37 PM

    London: An iPad worth five million pounds has been customised by a specialist designer with gold, diamonds and shavings of a Tyrannosaurus Rex bone. Believed to be the world's most expensive gadget, the device was created by a Briton, Stuart Hughes, Sky News reported. The iPad 2 is encrusted with...
  • Yahoo hopes to reach readers with iPad magazine 03-11-2011 10:01 AM

    California: Yahoo has begun to distribute an iPad magazine that illuminates the Internet company's ambitions and the chronic hiccups that have thrown its fate into doubt. The free magazine, called Livestand, has intriguing potential because its software can be customised to pull a deep pool of content from Yahoo's website...
  • Welcome to CNN-IBN's iPad edition 03-11-2011 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: Welcome to our iPad edition. With this, the entire CNN-IBN experience is now available on the world's top-selling tablet, the Apple iPad. A completely free app, it can be downloaded from this page on iTunes. With this app, people around the world can now watch CNN-IBN live on...
  • How Apple changed the world: author of Jobs' biography 27-10-2011 10:26 AM

    Walter Isaacson, author of Steve Jobs' biography, has opened up about the Apple creator in his first interview. ...
  • Tablet users don't want to pay for news 26-10-2011 01:30 PM

    New York: Although tablet owners spend more time consuming news than poking around on Facebook, they're reluctant to pay for news content. That's according to a study released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center's Project for the Excellence in Journalism. It found that 11 per cent of American adults own...
  • Elderly people 'read iPads faster than books' 24-10-2011 02:36 PM

    London: It may come as a surprise to many, but elderly people read three times faster when using an iPad than a traditional book, a new study has found. Researchers in Germany have found that people of different ages could read just as well from iPads as they do from...
  • Review: iCloud 'just works' for songs, so far 20-10-2011 08:43 AM

    Los Angeles: Syncing music from your iPhone or iPad across computers has got to be one of the least enjoyable experiences in Apple's computing ecosystem. The advent of iCloud was meant to lift the headaches of this cord-reliant process into the upper atmosphere and usher in what the late Apple...
  • Foxconn to make iPads in Brazil 14-10-2011 01:16 PM

    Brasilia Taiwan's Foxconn confirmed it will start producing iPads in Brazil in December but is still negotiating a multibillion-dollar expansion plan in the country, senior company and government officials said on Thursday. President Dilma Rousseff first announced the Foxconn proposal to build Apple's hot-selling tablet in Brazil during an official...
  • Australian court bans sales of Samsung tablet 13-10-2011 01:12 PM

    Sydney: An Australian court has temporarily banned Samsung from selling its new Galaxy tablet computer in the country, another setback for the South Korean electronics giant in a global patent battle with Apple Inc. that accuses it of slavishly copying the iPad and iPhone. Federal Court Justice Annabelle Bennett on...
  • Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest, tumor 11-10-2011 07:20 AM

    New York: Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs died of respiratory arrest caused by a pancreatic tumor, according to the death certificate. Jobs died last Wednesday at his home in Palo Alto, California, at about 3 pm, according to the certificate, which lists 'respiratory arrest' as the immediate cause of death...
  • Jobs helped me in my fight for Jan Lokpal: Anna 10-10-2011 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare, who followed the crucial debate on Lokpal in Parliament on his iPad during his fast, has paid rich tributes to the gadget's creator Steve Jobs, saying his innovations have helped him in his fight for Jan Lokpal Bill. "Steve Jobs will always be remembered for his...