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Star Wars: Force Collection coming September 4th to iOS

Star Wars fanatics, geeks, and diehards: take note, Star Wars: Force Collection will be coming to iOS on the 4th of September. The app will consist of a digital card battle type game that will include 230 cards for all the different characters that have appeared over the 6 Star Wars films. According to Konami, developers of the game, players will travel…

Apple to sell USA themed cases at select Apple Stores for 4th of July?

According to 9to5Mac, that got word from Apple Retail employees, Apple will be selling USA themed cases for the 4th of July. According to the report, the cases will be made of “superior quality polycarbonate with ultra high resolution designs”, so if you want to show your USA patriotism, you could definitely head up to your Apple Store soon and check these…

Design patents for 4th-gen iPod and Newsstand icon won by Apple

Apple has just received two design patents from he U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; one for the nearly two year old Newsstand icon, and the other for the long-gone 4th generation iPod. The design patent for the 4th-gen iPod comes around nine years after the device’s first introduction, in 2004. Apple’s range of iPods is one of the biggest reasons for…

LTE-equipped iPad 4 finally shipping

Earlier today we reported that Apple has started shipping the iPad mini “Wifi + Cellular” version, and now it seems that many buyers of the “Wifi + Cellular” 4th-gen iPad are receiving shipping confirmation emails as well.   Derek, a reader of AppleInsider was sent an email today from Apple which states that his 32GB Verizon iPad…

iPad mini screen put under the microscope, compared with iPad 2 and 3

Repair Labs has recently put the iPad mini under the microscope, and compared it to the 4th generation iPad with Retina Display. Unsurprisingly, the iPad with Retina Display’s screen has pixels that are physically only 2/3rds the size of the iPad mini’s pixels. Compared to the iPad 2, however, the iPad mini doesn’t look so bad. As you can see in…

The Apple A6X uses PowerVR SGX 554MP4 Graphics

If you remember, when Apple went with the A5X chip in the iPad 3rd generation the only change was really the graphics. Well, from the A6 to the A6X, the same applies. With the iPad 4th generation, the same occurred, with Apple only upgrading the graphics: The A6X retains the 128-bit wide memory interface of the A5X (and it keeps the memory controller…

iPad (4th gen) vs. Nexus 10 – Spec Sheet Comparison

Google was supposed to have a big Android event today, however due to a hurricane set to hit the area it was going to be held, the event was cancelled. That didn’t stop it from announcing some new products via Press Release, however. One of those new products includes a Nexus 10 tablet, which brings the “Pure Google” experience into the world of 10-inch…

4th generation iPad being marketed as “iPad with Retina display”

As we are all well aware of by this point, Apple decided in the 3rd generation iPad to drop the numbering of the generation. Instead, the labeled it the “new iPad.” Well, the time has come for the 4th generation iPad, and many of us wondered what Apple could possibly name it. The “new new iPad” wouldn’t work. It couldn’t just go back to “iPad 4.” So,…