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Apple to struggle with iPad mini supply until 2013?

There’s been a lot of talk surrounding Apple’s ability to keep up with demand on its new products, especially the iPhone 5, which has only recently managed to get its shipping times down to less than a week. The new iMac launch has also been delayed because of supply. It seems the iPad mini is also very popular with holiday consumers as Cupertino is…

Apple confirms November 30th launch date for new iMacs

Over the past few weeks we’ve heard different guesses as to when the new super-slim iMacs were going to be released to the public. Most recently was speculation about today (28th) and a leaked press release yesterday that stated the new all-in-ones would arrive on Friday November 30th. We now know that the latter date is indeed true, thanks to an…

Apple sued by troll for packaging a headset with its phones

It’s official, the patent system is properly broken. As noted by GigaOM, the US Patent Office had released a statement saying there was nothing wrong with the system, telling the people who thought otherwise to “give it a rest”. As if we needed more evidence than the last couple of years worth of patent infringement suits, here’s a classic for you. A…

TiP Daily: Nov 27, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily Nov 27, 2012: Analysts blame production issues with the screen of the Apple HDTV for the device’s delay, a leaked press release states the release dates for the new round of iMacs, and more! – iPhone in business: http://tinyurl.com/brwmnll – iMac release dates: http://tinyurl.com/cbw8mcs – Apple HDTV…

Are component issues to blame for Apple HDTV delay?

Now that the iPad mini is on the market, the Apple-branded HDTV is the only mystical will-they-won’t-they rumor out there. And despite the fact that there has been no concrete evidence that such a device does or will ever exist, analyst Gene Munster insists that the world will be treated to an iTV, and the only reason we won’t see it this January is…

New iPad mini ad targets magazine lovers

Say what you will about Apple, but you can’t deny that the company has a talent for aesthetics. Its products look great, its retail stores are expertly designed to highlight those products, and even something as simple as a print ad manages to speak volumes. A new iPad mini ad appearing in the newest issue of Time Magazine couldn’t be more simple,…

Tech21 Impact Band is possibly the best bumper on the market for iPhone 5 [Review]

If you’re from the UK and you’ve ever watched the BBC series Dragon’s Den there’s a very good chance you’ll already have heard of the Tech21 company. The manufacturer’s products are all constructed from a material named D3O, which contains a very unique protective quality. The quality – known by Tech21 as ‘Impactology’ – essentially means that as it is…

Jailbreak for Apple TV 3 still very far off, new report suggests

The Apple TV is kind of like the underdog of Apple’s iOS devices. Billed as nothing more than a hobby by Apple execs, it’s easy to forget that although this living-room accessory doesn’t get a lot of press, there are still quite a few loyal Apple TV users out there. This is largely due to the awesome functionality this little hockey-puck brings to your…

Is it time to get rid of the optical drive? [Editorial]

So today it was confirmed that Apple’s new, slimmer, more powerful iMac will drop on November 30, just in time for the holidays. The new iMac comes with a whole host of new features including the mind-blowingly slim form factor and a whole host of new internal parts. But there’s one particular new feature I’d like to explore a little more, or rather, the…

Gear4’s “Lightning Dock” is available now for $40

Lightning accessories are few and far between at the moment, but now that it seems Apple is approving them, they are rolling out faster. An iPhone 5 dock, complete with Lightning, is now available from Gear4. The simply named “Lightning Dock” is available now for $40, and can be found on its site linked below. This looks great, and I will most likely be…