Tag Archives: iPad

CES 2013: My Highlights so far

So, unless you’ve been hiding under a rock all week, I’m sure you’re well aware that the biggest electronic trading show in the U.S., CES 2013, is happening right now. The event is a fantastic opportunity for companies to showcase their brand new products for the coming year. In line with its typical secrecy, Apple doesn’t take part in the show, preferring…

Notebook PC sales to play second fiddle to tablet shipments for 2013

The tablet revolution was very much kicked off by Apple with the first generation iPad back in 2010, and since then, the market has grown at an extraordinary rate. So much so that – according to a prediction from NPD DisplaySearch – tablet shipments will overshadow those of traditional notebook PCs in 2013, with an estimated 240 million tablets compared to…

eBay iOS app updated, makes it easier to sell on mobile devices

In the past, selling items using eBay’s iOS application could be hopeless. For a first-time or even an experienced seller, the mine field of problems with the layout of the application often caused major frustration, hardly a good thing for the internet’s biggest auction site. Fortunately, eBay has seen the issue, and has revamped the app’s UI to make…

TiP Daily: Jan 7, 2013 [VID]

TiP Daily Jan 7, 2013: A few awesome iAccessories hit the web after appearing at this year’s CES, Angry Birds saw a huge jump in downloads this Christmas, and more! – Angry Birds download jump: http://tinyurl.com/bz8yqd6 – Endliss Smartcase: http://tinyurl.com/bjswm2y – Scratch 2 Go: http://tinyurl.com/bgr93yg – Follow me on…

Is the physical home button redundant? [Editorial]

Back in 2007 Apple unveiled the long-awaited iPhone to the world. It was a revelation. So much so, it was given the nickname “Jesus Phone”. Its sleek, rounded and comfortable design was the envy of every other manufacturer. At the time, smartphones either had full QWERTY keyboards crammed in to small spaces or crappy resistive touch screens that…

Christmas week brought 30 million Angry Birds downloads

Angry Birds is undoubtedly the most recognizable franchise in the smartphone gaming world. You’ll struggle to find anyone who hasn’t heard of it or even played it. Across all platforms, and all versions, Rovio has experienced well over 1 billion downloads of the hit game since its iOS release back in 2009. In-fact, the iconic app is so popular that it…

CES 2013: Belkin announces new home theater for iPad

Over in Las Vegas right now, the biggest electronics trade show in the States is currently running. Along with some exciting new handsets, TVs and various other gadgets, a whole host of accessory companies are there trying to gain our attention with brand new peripherals. One such brand is Belkin. The British company has just announced a very intriguing…

Thiefs broke in to Microsoft’s campus and stole iPads

Thanks to 9to5Mac for pointing us towards an article in the Palo Alto based independent newspaper, Daily Post. According to the report from yesterday (Friday 4th Jan), thiefs broke in to the Mountain View Microsoft campus and got away with 5 iPads. “Two iPad 2s and two iPad 3s with a combined value of more than $3,000 were taken some time between Dec….