Tag Archives: New iPad

Haptic feedback: Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should

An interesting Apple patent hit the web on Thursday called ”Touch-based User Interface with Haptic Feedback.” This patent details the use of  actuators and sensors on an iOS device’s screen that would allow a user to basically feel buttons and other controls. What sets this system apart from other haptic feedback methods is the fact that…

DomeSkin announces new 3rd gen iPad skins

If you’ve been following our site for the past month you will have read my review of DomeSkin’s 3D skins for iPhone 4/4S. Essentially, it’s a thick skin with a funky design that not only protects your device from knocks and scratches, but gives your phone a very unique look. It’s essentially giving your iPhone a wearable tattoo. Domeskin recently…

HD Netflix on the way for iPad users

I’m sure that if you’ve picked up the new iPad recently, the display most probably blew your mind. Naturally, developers are going to start adapting their apps to take advantage of the new iPad’s incredible Retina display, a fact evident in the latest release in the Angry Birds series; Angry Birds Space HD. (Click here for a full review) Yesterday…

Apple should ditch the home button on iPad

One of the many recurring rumors surrounding Apple’s line of iOS devices is the demise of the iconic home button. These rumors initially gained traction when multi-touch gestures that allowed a user to navigate the iPad first came out. And now they’re a staple around every iPhone and iPad launch. This story has never really amounted to anything more…

iPad users angered by useless ‘Smart Covers’

This past week the new iPad was announced to much fanfare, and customers across the world flocked to Apple stores to grab the new device. However, when many of those customers got home, they found that the Smart Covers they had purchased for their old iPads were not compatible with the new one. Just to clarify, there are official Apple ‘Smart Covers’…

4G, a data plan’s worst nightmare?

4G LTE connectivity is one of the new iPad’s most enticing features, but it may not be as great as it sounds. The problem is that, even though 4G offers super fast data speeds, it does so by using quite a bit of data. Now, this wouldn’t be normally be a problem, but because it’s impossible to get unlimited data plans on both AT&T and Verizon, users…

Shipping times for new iPad drop to 1-2 weeks

  If you missed the preorder craze for Apple’s latest toy and thought you’d have to wait a month to get your hands on it (like last year), I have some good news. It seems that this time around the company may just be able to handle the insane amount of demand. Online shipping times for every variation of the new iPad have dropped to 1-2 weeks,…

Sky Gamblers: Air Supremacy is a must-buy for the new iPad [Review]

Category: Games Price: $4.99 Release Date: March 15, 2012 Version: 1.0.1 Seller: Namco Rated: 12+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Link to app TiP Rating: 5/5 Stars App Store Description: FORGET…