01/25/2012, If you own an iPad 2 and you still haven’t gotten a case for it yet because you haven’t found one that’s rugged enough to protect your precious tablet, Ballistic might have the answer for you. The company announced its brand new Tough Jacket case for the iPad 2. Just like its smartphone cases, the Tough Jacket for the iPad 2 features the same three layer shock protection that should […]
01/24/2012, So just last week we reported on the Cukui wooden backplate for the iPhone 4/4S, and if you enjoyed the natural look/finish that wood has on your iOS device, you might want to take a look at this wooden smart cover by Etsy seller D. Fauber Woodsmith that are available for both Apple’s iPad 2.
01/20/2012, “Soon” is a relative word, and iOS 5.0.1 hacker extraordinaire pod2g did use this particular word to describe the long awaited iPad 2 and iPhone 4S jailbreak – and has done so for one fortnight or so already, and this morning, pod2g’s latest blog post reads that the jailbreak will roll out in a matter of hours thanks to a tool known as Absinthe. I am not quite sure whether […]
01/20/2012, With NAMM going on, we guess we can’t really say we’re surprised to see a variety of musical tools and gadgets popping up, but that’s not a bad thing especially for the musician that needs/wants to cook up some tunes while on the move. Adding to that list would be Akai and the MPC Fly pad controller for the iPad 2.
01/20/2012, Yes we know that the untethered jailbreak for the A5-based iPhone 4S and iPad 2 is close to being released, but thanks to a recent post by the iPhone Dev-Team, it looks like the hour is nearly upon us. According to their post, the Corona A5 jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 are close to being released, especially since the team has overcome the technical hurdles associated with […]
01/20/2012, While we’ve had cases hinting at the design of the next generation iPad (iPad 2S/3), we now have some images that suggest a higher-resolution display on the tablet. Some folks dug around the iBooks 2 app and discovered some retina-ready graphics available. The images are twice the size of the regular iBooks images and would display correctly on a screen 2048 x 1536 in dimension – which is double the […]
01/19/2012, Around this time last year, when iPad 2 rumors were in full-swing, leaked cases were all the rage when it came to figuring out what the next generation iPad would look like. Well, it looks like the trend has gone full circle again, with cases allegedly designed for the next iPad starting to surface. Chinese manufacturer, “Chinee”, has started selling cases for a device called the “iPad 2S”. Apparently we’ll […]
01/18/2012, Brookstone has just announced a handy new device that turns your iPad into scanner. Called the iConvert, it consists of a feeder tray with a dock for your iPad (it works with both versions). All you have to do is plug your iPad into the dock, run the iConvert app and you’re good to go. Start feeding the machine sheets of paper that you would like scanned, hit the scan […]
01/18/2012, It’s been almost a year since the last iPad 2 jailbreak and while iOS 5 has been out for some time, we still haven’t seen a working iOS 5 jailbreak released for the tablet. Now, it looks like the wait is coming to an end. pod2g has posted on his blog a photograph of what appears to be an iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1 running the Cydia app store – which […]
01/09/2012, [CES 2012] The iPad 2 Macintosh 128k case that we covered earlier last month? Well, it is now known as the Padintosh iPad 2 case, and while it has already hit the market for $36.99 a pop, gadget mavens thumbsUp! will ensure that your 2012 starts off with a bang by rolling it out officially at CES this week. Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week. Talk about merging […]
12/23/2011, There has been a lot of rumors surrounding a possible iPad of the 7” variety, but it seems that amidst all those rumors, Brian Blair, an analyst from Wedge Partners, seems to think that Apple will not be launching a 7” iPad but will instead focus on a low-cost iPad, much like how Apple introduced the 8GB iPhone 4 that was priced significantly lower than the iPhone 4S.
12/19/2011, In case you didn’t know, the 3G iPad has a proximity sensor that is used to down the power of the 3G radio whenever a user is close to it (to reduce radiation levels of the tablet). But human proximity isn’t the only thing that can set the sensor off: a case can do the job as well. However, when power to 3G radio is dialed down – the signal […]
12/15/2011, The iPad 2 is rather slim, but because Apple was aiming for a thin device, ultimately this translated into a tablet with somewhat sharp edges. Now it’s not really that huge a deal, but if you were to use it for long periods of time especially when placed in your lap, it’s probably not the most comfortable position you can be in. Enter the ComfyShell for the iPad 2. As […]
12/12/2011, China Unicom must have gotten sit and tired of all the waiting, that the company has decided to give up on introducing the 3G enabled iPad 2 to the masses in China directly. Deputy general manager of the leading telecom carrier in China, Li Gang, recently commented that the iPad 2 was a far more suitable candidate to be sold through the standard IT sales network model, making it very […]