Tag Archives: iPad

Sky+ iPad app updated: Features remote control and DVR scheduling

After a glimpse earlier in the year, the Sky+ app for iPad has finally been updated to version 4.0! As a British iPad user with Sky+, this is pretty awesome news. The update rolled out 2 days ago, and brought with it several new features. First up, Remote control. Now, the app provides all the functional controls required to operate your Sky+ box as…

iPad mini doesn’t cannibalize demand, it creates it

Way back before the iPad mini was announced, analysts and market observers slaved away, crunched some numbers, and came to the conclusion that the – then speculated – device would cannibalize the demand for its bigger brother. Some estimates of this cannibalization rate were as high as 50%, whereas the more common and feasible predictions were in the 10-20%…

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…

iPads are the best e-Readers for sufferers of vision loss

Yesterday, a study was presented showing how backlit tablets benefit those who suffer with vision loss when reading an eBook. The study was shown at the 116th annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (what? you haven’t heard of it?), and put backlit tablets to the test against a conventional, non-backlit Amazon Kindle e-Reader. Those with…

LTE iPad minis start shipping, could be on your doorstep by November 15

Yesterday, Apple began to ship its LTE iPad 4s to those who pre-ordered, to be received by Friday, November 16. Just a day later and the company is already shipping the smaller, LTE iPad mini to the earliest buyers, to also be received by Friday. You may remember that Apple told those who were first to pre-order the iPad mini with LTE that they’d receive…

BlueAnt Ribbon – Unboxing and First Listen [VID + Gallery]

Cam takes a look at the BlueAnt Ribbon, an interesting stereo Bluetooth streamer. At $69 it’s not hideously expensive and is designed in an incredibly useful way. Thanks to its ribbon-like form factor it can clip on to any shirt collar, but its two-material design makes it very robust and can be thrown just about everywhere. Product link:…

Apple online store posts “Holiday Gift Guide” featuring iPad mini, JAMBOX, Atari Arcade and much more

Apple has just launched its “Holiday Gift Guide” page online, and it features plenty of our favorite accessories and devices. Needless to say, Cupertino’s marketeers are pushing the iPad family, particularly the mini. Along with our favorite tablets, Apple features some really cool accessories. The JAMBOX by Jawbone, Discovery Bay’s Atari Arcade…