Ipads

  • How a father combined his love for his newborn and Apple into a website will bring a smile to your lips 4 days ago

    New Delhi: This is what we call a true fanboy. A former Apple employee Andreas Kleinke, who also appears to be a big fan of Apple's design, style, and presentation, has gone the Apple way in announcing the birth of his son, who is now a week-old. The Apple fanboy-turned-father...
  • Apple to launch a 12.9-inch iPad in 2015: Report 5 days ago

    San Francisco: Apple is preparing to roll out a larger, 12.9-inch version of its iPad for 2015, with production set to begin in the first quarter of next year, Bloomberg cited people with knowledge of the matter as saying on Tuesday. The report comes as Apple struggles with declining sales of...
  • Tom Hanks recreates the nostalgia of the typewriter with the Hanx Writer iPad app 6 days ago

    Toronto: A new app for the iPad aims to recreate the nostalgic sense of typing on a manual typewriter, but ramped up to meet the demands of digital-age word processing. The brainchild of Oscar-winning actor and collector of vintage typewriters Tom Hanks, the app, perhaps aptly called Hanx Writer, replicates the...
  • Apple bans use of two hazardous chemicals in iPhones, iPads manufacturing August 14, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during the final assembly of iPhones and iPads as part of the company's latest commitment to protect the factory workers who build its trendy devices. The decision announced Wednesday comes five months after the activist groups China Labor Watch...
  • Apple's next-gen iPad goes into production; likely to be unveiled by October August 12, 2014

    Bangalore: Apple Inc's suppliers have begun manufacturing new iPad tablets in an attempt to revive flagging sales of the tablet, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Apple, which helped create the tablet market in 2010 with its first iPad, has seen growth plummet from 2012, as larger phones...
  • Museum decides to strap iPads to tortoises as part of exhibition, activists say its animal cruelty August 7, 2014

    A Colorado art museum is standing by an upcoming exhibit featuring three tortoises with iPads mounted on their backs, despite calls from animal-rights activists to call off the exhibit as animal abuse. The Aspen Art Museum released a statement Wednesday supporting the exhibit by Cai Guo-Qiang called "Moving Ghost Town." The...
  • China bans Apple products from government purchases: Report August 6, 2014

    Beijing: China has prohibited government agencies from purchasing Apple Inc hardware products due to security concerns, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing government officials familiar with the matter. Ten Apple products including versions of the iPad tablet and MacBook laptop have been omitted from a government procurement list distributed by China's...
  • Tablet market growth slows, Apple and Samsung lose ground July 25, 2014

    New York: Apple and Samsung have lost ground in the tablet computer market as growth cools in the once-hot segment, the research firm IDC said Thursday. An IDC survey said sales of tablets in the March-June period were 49.3 million, up a modest 11 per cent from a year ago but...
  • Android grabs 70 per cent of the tablet market, Apple's market share slips to 25 per cent: Survey July 24, 2014

    Washington: Global sales of tablet computers edged higher in the second quarter, in the slowest growth since 2009, research firm Strategy Analytics said Wednesday. The research firm said global tablet shipments reached 52.9 million units, up just six per cent from the same period a year ago. Growth was led by devices...
  • Apple's profit climbs along with iPhone sales, but iPad sales slump July 23, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple on Tuesday reported that its quarterly profit climbed with strong iPhone demand, but a decline in iPad tablet sales put a damper on its results. The California-based company posted a profit of $7.7 billion on revenue of $37.4 billion in the three months period to June 28, an...
  • Apple teams up with former nemesis IBM to sell more iPhones and iPads July 16, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple is teaming up with former nemesis IBM in an attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers and government agencies. The partnership announced Tuesday calls for the two technology companies to work together on about 100 different mobile applications designed for a wide range of industries. The applications,...
  • Got a rash? Your iPad, other electronic devices might be the cause July 14, 2014

    Chicago: Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals. Recent reports in medical journals detail nickel allergies from a variety of personal electronic devices, including laptops and cellphones. But it was an Apple iPad that caused an...
  • Mirroring360: A new app that lets users wirelessly mirror their iPad, iPhone screens to any computer June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Here is a new app, Mirroring360, that lets users share their iPad and iPhone screens without the need of cables or Apple TVs. Once installed, Mirroring360 acts as an Airplay receiver on your computer. You can then select it from the Airplay menu on your iPad or iPhone to...
  • Apple says has sold over 800 million iOS devices June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, opening the iPhone maker's annual developers' conference on Monday, said the iPhone maker has sold more than 800 million mobile devices. Some 130 million customers bought their first Apple mobile device in the past 12 months, Cook said. Developers converged on the Moscone Center...
  • Apple iOS 8: List of new features June 3, 2014

    Apple unveiled the new iOS 8 software for iPads, iPhones and iPod devices at its annual developers conference in San Francisco. The free updates will come this fall, though app developers get a test version starting Monday. Here is what's new in iOS 8. - In iOS 8, every...
  • Apple's iOS 8, Mac OS X Yosemite bring Macs, iPhones, iPads closer June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple on Monday unveiled new operating software it hopes will create a seamless experience for users flitting between its coveted mobile devices and popular Macintosh computers. A next generation operating system called Yosemite and new iOS 8 software for iPads, iPhones and iPod devices were unveiled before 6,000 developers...
  • HealthKit: Apple's new iOS 8 fitness app will collect, analyse users' health data June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Inc took the wraps off a mobile application that can collect and analyse users' health data, part of a suite of new features outlined for its computing and mobile software, at its annual developers' conference on Monday. Called "Healthkit," it will pull together data such as blood pressure...
  • WWDC 2014: Apple announces iOS 8, OS X Yosemite; no mention of iWatch yet June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple at its annual developers' conference on Monday announced the new versions of its software - iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, which run Apple's mobile devices and Mac computers, respectively. Apple's Mac operating system gets a new design and better ways to exchange files, while new features in...
  • Apple WWDC 2014 highlights: OS X Yosemite, iOS 8 June 3, 2014

    Apple's developers conference WWDC 2014 begins with the discussion about two new platforms - OSX and iOS. Here are highlights from the five-day conference that begins on Monday. - "This is a milestone year for this conference. It's the 25th year." -"We've got people from more countries than ever before," says...
  • Apple WWDC 2014: What to expect at Apple's big event today June 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple on Monday kicks off its developers conference, where the focus will be on software in iPhones, iPads, iPods and Macintosh computers with scant hope for the next big thing. In trademark style, Apple has remained mum about what it will unveil at the keynote presentation opening a sold-out...
  • Osmo: A device that connects kids to real games May 24, 2014

    California: Not happy with your kids being hooked to iPads or tablets playing video games? Turn to a new kind of gaming device, developed by an Indian-origin entrepreneur here, that uses the iPad but brings kids back into the real world of play. A brainchild of former Google employee Pramod Sharma...
  • Can Microsoft Surface Pro 3 give Apple's iPad and MacBook Air a run for their money? May 21, 2014

    New York: Microsoft bills its new Surface tablet computer as a laptop replacement - and it means it this time. The Surface Pro 3 will have a screen measuring 12 inches diagonally, up from 10.6 inches in the previous model. The Pro 3 is 32 percent thinner and 12 percent lighter...
  • MiPad: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi unveils its first tablet, seeks to challenge the Apple iPad Mini May 15, 2014

    Beijing: Chinese budget smartphone maker Xiaomi unveiled on Thursday its first tablet, expanding its product lineup to directly challenge established rivals Samsung Electronics and Apple. The MiPad, which comes in six colours, will have a 7.9 inch screen, the same size as an iPad Mini. Like other tablets, it comes equipped with...
  • Tips and tricks: How to make the best of your Apple iPad May 7, 2014

    Are you an iPad user? Here are some tips and tricks that can help you save your time, organise content, and manage online accounts in a better way. ...
  • Apple accuses Samsung of copying iPhone, iPad features, Samsung passes the buck to Google April 30, 2014

    San Jose: A lawyer recalled the innovations of Apple founder Steve Jobs as he accused Samsung today of unfairly and brazenly ripping off iPhone and iPad features invented by Jobs and other Apple executives. "These products were created by true geniuses," lawyer Harold McElhinny told jurors during his closing argument...
  • On Earth Day, Apple announces free recycling of all used products April 22, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centres with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online services. The iPhone and iPad maker is detailing its efforts to cultivate a greener...
  • Apple says Samsung knew iPhone would be a big seller April 2, 2014

    San Jose: Samsung knew Apple's iPhone would be a big seller when it first went on the market, but the South Korean company didn't have a product that could compete so it stole Apple's technology, an attorney for Apple told jurors on Tuesday. "The evidence in this case will be Samsung...
  • Mobile devices uninteresting without cloud: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella March 29, 2014

    New York: Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella, while signalling a new course for the firm, said mobile and cloud are "two facets" of the same thing, a belief that found place in his maiden speech as chief executive of the software giant. Nadella, who was appointed Microsoft's third CEO last...
  • Microsoft Office for iPad review: It's beautiful, intuitive and functional March 29, 2014

    New York: Microsoft Office fans who've spent the last nine months using the software's suite of apps on their tiny smartphone screens are probably thrilled that they can finally create and update documents on the iPad's significantly bigger display surface. The new version of Office for Apple's tablet is not likely...