Ipads

  • Apple says Samsung knew iPhone would be a big seller 02-04-2014 10:10 AM

    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...
  • Mobile devices uninteresting without cloud: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella 29-03-2014 10:16 AM

    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 29-03-2014 09:54 AM

    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...
  • Microsoft finally unveils Office software suite for Apple iPad 28-03-2014 06:53 AM

    San Francisco: Microsoft has released an iPad version of its popular Office software suite, a breakthrough heralding a new era under a CEO who promises to focus more on the devices that people are using instead of trying to protect the company's lucrative Windows franchise. Thursday's unveiling of the much-anticipated...
  • Live blog: Satya Nadella's public debut as Microsoft CEO; Office for iPad announcement 27-03-2014 07:03 PM

    When Satya Nadella hosts his first major press conference as Microsoft CEO, he's likely to describe - if not officially launch - versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint designed for Apple's iPad, looking to cash in on a market worth up to $7 billion a year.The technology behind the software...
  • Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to make his public debut on Thursday, may talk about Office suite for Apple's iPad 26-03-2014 11:42 AM

    Seattle: Satya Nadella, the Indian-born self-described cricket fanatic who took over as Microsoft Corp's chief executive last month, makes his public debut on Thursday and is expected to go on the offensive right away with some bold strokes. When Nadella hosts his first major press conference this week, he's likely...
  • Apple discontinues iPad 2, relaunches iPad 4 at $399 onwards 18-03-2014 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: Apart from introducing the 8GB iPhone 5c, Apple has also modified its iPad lineup. The Cupertino giant has replaced the iPad 2, that was launched back in March 2011, with its fourth-generation iPad with Retina display (aka iPad 4). Apple has ditched its three years old iPad 2...
  • Satya Nadella may unveil Microsoft Office for iPad at March 27 event 18-03-2014 06:33 AM

    Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella may unveil an iPad version of the company's Office software suite on March 27, a source familiar with the event told Reuters, and use his first big press appearance to launch the company's most profitable product in a version compatible with Apple's popular tablet. Nadella,...
  • Apple releases iOS 7.1 with bug fixes, CarPlay support, interface tweaks 10-03-2014 11:25 PM

    New Delhi: Apple has released the much-awaited iOS 7.1 update. The latest version of Apple's mobile software, iOS 7.1, is packed with interface refinements, bug fixes, improvements, and new features. With the updated OS, you can now control exactly how long Siri listens. You can manually control when Siri listens...
  • iPad Mini for Rs 12,900: Flipkart offers exchange discount of up to Rs 9,000 22-02-2014 02:16 PM

    New Delhi: Flipkart is offering an exchange discount of up to Rs 9,000 on your old device for a 16GB Apple iPad Mini with WiFi that has a non-exchange selling price of Rs 21,900 The exchange discount offered varies from Rs 5,000 to Rs 9,000 depending on the device and...
  • Major iOS security flaw could put your iPhone at risk; Apple releases update 22-02-2014 08:01 AM

    San Francisco: A major flaw in Apple software for mobile devices could allow hackers to intercept email and other communications that are meant to be encrypted, the company said in a Friday afternoon announcement. If attackers have access to a user's network, such as by sharing the same unsecured wireless...
  • Floor tiles with Apple logo sold as real iPads 27-01-2014 02:07 PM

    New Delhi: We have often heard of scams intended to deceive buyers and pushing them into buying fraudulent products, but a new scam has now come to light wherein scammers in the Central Valley Area, California are selling the floor tiles with an Apple logo slapped at the back as...
  • Apple reports $1 billion app sales in December, $10 billion in 2013 08-01-2014 11:23 AM

    New Delhi: Apple said that its customers spent $1 billion on purchases in its applications store in December, leading to a total of $10 billion worth of apps sold in 2013. Apple reported app downloads of almost 3 billion apps in December, making it a record month for its App...
  • Apple reportedly working on 12.9-inch iPads; likely to be released in 2014 19-12-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: We have been hearing for quite some time that Apple is working on larger iPhones and iPads, and adding more fuel to the rumours, a new report has emerged claiming that the Cupertino-based tech giant is working on large-screen iPads, which are likely to have a 12.9-inch display....
  • Baby seat with iPad holder could be harmful for infants 12-12-2013 11:06 AM

    Boston: An advocacy group called on toy maker Fisher-Price to stop selling a baby seat designed to hold an iPad at the front, saying the product encourages parents to leave infants alone to watch screens that could be harmful. The bouncy seat with an iPad holder is the "ultimate electronic...
  • Samsung loses bid to ban sales of Apple's iPhones, iPads in South Korea 12-12-2013 10:15 AM

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday lost its bid to ban sales of Apple Inc's older iPhone and iPad in South Korea, as a court dismissed a lawsuit claiming the US firm had infringed three of Samsung's mobile patents. The lawsuit was part of the tech giants' global courtroom...
  • Apple iPad Air, iPad Mini with Retina display go on sale in India 07-12-2013 10:14 AM

    New Delhi: Apple's latest tablet devices the iPad Air and iPad Mini with Retina display go on sale in India from Saturday with prices starting Rs 28,900 onwards. While the 16GB Wi-Fi only iPad Mini with Retina display is available at Rs 28,900, its corresponding iPad Air model comes with...
  • iPad finger art: This is not a photo of Morgan Freeman, but you'd think it is 03-12-2013 10:48 AM

    This portrait of Hollywood legend Morgan Freeman, painted by Kyle Lambert has to be one of the world's most realistic finger painting. Using only a finger, an iPad Air and the app Procreate, Lambert has painted a photorealistic portrait of Freeman. The video shows how Lambert brings to life the...
  • Apple iPad Air, iPad Mini with Retina display to be available in India from Dec 7 03-12-2013 10:30 AM

    New Delhi: Starting this weekend, Apple enthusiasts in the country will be able to buy the latest iPads - Air and Mini - with prices starting Rs 28,900 onwards. While the 16GB Wi-Fi only iPad mini with Retina display will be available for Rs 28,900, its corresponding iPad Air model...
  • 5 things to know about $290 million Apple verdict 24-11-2013 04:22 PM

    San Jose: A jury ordered Samsung Electronics to pay Apple $290 million for copying features of the iPhone and iPad. That was in addition to $640 million the South Korea-based Samsung already owed Apple from a previous trial. Samsung plans to appeal the $930 million in damages in a San...
  • Jury set to decide how much Samsung owes Apple for copying iPhone, iPad features 20-11-2013 04:28 PM

    San Jose: A Silicon Valley began its second day of deliberations Wednesday in a trial to determine damages owed by Samsung Electronics for infringing on Apple's patents. The jury asked the judge for calculators Tuesday to help it determine how much Samsung owes for copying key features of the iPhone...
  • Top Apple executive says Samsung's copying hurt iPhone, iPad demand 16-11-2013 01:12 PM

    San Jose: A top Apple executive testified on Friday that Samsung Electronics undermined his company's marketing efforts, reputation and business by selling devices that copied the iPhone and iPad. Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller appeared as a witness during a damages retrial between the two companies in a San Jose,...
  • Apple demands Samsung pay $380 mn; Samsung says it owes only $52 mn 14-11-2013 10:59 AM

    San Jose: Apple is demanding that Samsung Electronics pay it $380 million for copying vital iPhone and iPad features. An Apple attorney made the demand Wednesday during opening statements of a Silicon Valley patent trial. A previous jury already has concluded that 26 Samsung products copied Apple's scrolling function, iPhone...
  • Apple's new iPad Mini review: Improved but comes at a price 13-11-2013 12:58 PM

    New York:: Apple is probably one of the few companies that can pull off a price increase. The new iPad Mini starts at $399, or $70 more than last year's model. For that price, you get a leap forward in power, speed and display. There are plenty of cheaper choices...
  • Apple iPad Mini with Retina display goes on sale; prices start at $399 13-11-2013 09:48 AM

    Cupertino: Apple began selling a new iPad Mini on Tuesday without the usual fanfare. Apple usually announces the availability date in advance, allowing loyal customers to line up at stores overnight to be among the first to buy one. This time, Apple quietly issued a news release on its immediate...
  • Samsung aims to dethrone Apple as the biggest tablet maker 06-11-2013 03:15 PM

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co. has a new goal after overtaking Apple in smartphones: it wants to be world No. 1 in tablet computers too. A top executive, Shin Jong-kyun, told analysts on Wednesday that Samsung's tablet business is growing rapidly and the company will become the biggest maker of tablet...
  • The $499 iPad Air costs Apple $274 to make; 13 pc less than the third-gen iPad 06-11-2013 10:23 AM

    San Francisco: Apple seems to have trimmed the bill for making its latest iPad along with the tablet computer's width and weight. The iPad Air that sells for $499 costs Apple $274 to make, based on an analysis released Tuesday by the research firm IHS Inc. That's a 13 per...
  • Apple iPad Air review: Lighter, great for games, but lacks fingerprint sensor 30-10-2013 10:13 AM

    San Francisco: When Apple came out with a smaller iPad last year, the original version suddenly seemed heavy and bulky. The iPad Mini fit more easily in pockets and bags, and it felt more comfortable in my hands. It was also cheaper than the full-size version. This Friday's release of...