Browsing All posts tagged under »iPad«

iPad most wanted gift for the 6 to 12 year old crowd.

November 24, 2010

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New info released from The Nielsen Company showing purchase intent for the younger crowd (6 to 12 and 13+). Interesting intel, showing the iPad as the number one most wanted product for the 6 to 12 year old group. What this writer found interesting was where the iPhone fell in relationship to other smartphones and […]

Apple issues iOS 4.2 Gold Master- Calls for APP’s

November 2, 2010

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(Fierce Developer  & Apple Dev Site) Apple issued its iOS SDK 4.2 gold master seed to registered iPhone and iPad developers, indicating the computing giant is close to releasing the operating system to consumers sometime in the imminent future. A message posted on the Apple Developer portal calls on developers to build, test and compile applications […]

Publishers’ iPad Apps: Hot or Not?

November 1, 2010

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(AdWeek) The iPad dreams of magazine publishers could be the latest death by irrational exuberance. Despite the optimism that greeted the new device, there is a danger that publishers are squandering an opportunity with clunky apps, bad pricing strategies and unsustainable ad tactics. The iPad itself is on its way to being a hit, although […]

Apple could pay over 600 million in patent infringement verdict- asks judge to ‘wait a second’

October 4, 2010

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Computerworld – Apple has asked a federal judge to postpone applying a multi-million dollar patent infringement verdict, citing a dispute over “triple dipping” made by an opposing attorney during closing arguments to the jury. Last week, Apple was ordered by a federal jury to pay hundreds of millions in damages to Mirror Worlds for infringing […]

Luxury car brands flock to iPad with interactive versions of their branded magazines

October 4, 2010

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(Luxury Daily) Several high-end automakers have flocked to the iPad recently with interactive versions of their branded magazines. Jaguar is the third upscale car company to bring its branded magazine to the iPad this year, following in the footsteps of BMW and Bentley. Each application uses the broad canvas of the iPad’s screen to create […]

RIM fires at Apple today by the unveiling of its new professional-grade BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet and BlackBerry® Tablet OS

September 28, 2010

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Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM – News)(TSX:RIM – News) today redefined the possibilities for mobile computing with the unveiling of its new professional-grade BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet and BlackBerry® Tablet OS. Perfect for either large organizations or an “army of one”, the BlackBerry PlayBook is designed to give users what they want, including uncompromised web browsing, […]

iPad cannibalizing sales from laptop PCs, especially netbooks, by as much as 50%.

September 20, 2010

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(WSJ) Electronics retailers are revamping their aisles to focus on hand-held gadgets this holiday season to excite consumers who have grown weary of their traditional big-sellers: televisions and personal computers. Handhelds are changing electronics retailing. Above, a Best Buy employee in Chicago delivers iPads in April. Shoppers this Christmas can expect to see more smartphones, electronic […]