12/09/2011, Last week we wrote about the iStation – a retro looking dock for your iPad, well it looks like we’re not done just yet. Another retro iPad accessory has surfaced, and this time around, it turns the back of your iPad 2 into an old Mac computer. Yes, we’re talking about the Macintosh 128k model that was introduced back in 1984. While it doesn’t add anything to your iPad, this […]
12/07/2011, The world’s hottest selling tablet, the Apple iPad might have to be sold under a different name in China. According to reports online, Apple has lost a trademark dispute in China over the iOS tablet’s name and will have to pay up a hefty fine of about $1.5 billion if it wants to continue selling it with the name “iPad”. Apparently Apple had previously purchased the rights to the trademarked […]
12/01/2011, If all the typical iPad/iPhone docks that keep popping up every week is starting to look a bit too generic for your taste, perhaps you might want to take a look at the iStation by M.I.C Gadget which makes your iPad look like a pretty retro computer when docked. The iStation will allow you to choose between a faux woodgrain finish for the retro look, or if you prefer something […]
11/28/2011, The iOS 5.1 beta was just released to developers today, and already we’re learning about new iOS devices from it. The folks over at 9to5Mac have reported that iOS 5.1 contains references to a faster Apple TV, and the mention of the iPad 3. Now it’s been discovered that there is a new version of the iPad 2 which points at a Sprint version of the iOS tablet. It’s been […]
11/21/2011, Interested in embedding an iPad into a snowboard? Well the guys at Signal managed to do so with a design that they claim would have made the late Steve Jobs proud. For those unfamiliar, Signal has created some pretty interesting snowboards in the past. Every third Thursday of the month is set aside for their engineering and design skills to be put to the test. They have managed to create […]
11/18/2011, Remember the OnBeat iPad speaker dock from JBL that was released earlier this year? Well, it looks like JBL has decided to release a sequel to the funky looking speaker dock. This time around it’s called the OnBeat Xtreme and features a significant update: A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile support for interference-free operating and higher-quality AAC codec for superior audio streaming. This opens up the OnBeat Xtreme to a whole […]
11/17/2011, Some of us may remember that Apple used to sell the MacBook laptop. This MacBook laptop utilized a plastic unibody case and was a cheaper alternative to aluminum unibody MacBook Pro. Then Apple introduced the MacBook Air, and when its price started to match the MacBook, Apple decided to drop the MacBook from their line. If you miss the white unibody design of the MacBook, perhaps you can relive those […]
11/15/2011, G-Form has recently released a video where they showed off how tough their cases are, and it looks like they have taken it to a new extreme by dropping two iPads while skydiving, essentially making that a drop of about 1,300 feet. Since we’re here talking about it, it’s obvious that both iPads managed to survive the drop.
11/14/2011, If you have kids who love to play with your iPad, you probably have some fears about them mishandling the tablet and damaging it. Most of the time, a regular leather case won’t be able to do a good job protecting the device, but it looks like Speck has the solution to your problems with its new iPad case called the iGuy. Made out of a soft and squishy case, […]
11/14/2011, If you’re in the market for a keyboard case for your iPad 2, Accessory Workshop has recently updated their Bluetooth keyboard case with the tyPad 2. It pairs with your iPad 2 via Bluetooth 3.0 and is said to have been designed with a team of iPad experts, and is “student-tough”, by that we assume it will be able to endure the rigors of daily, not-so-gentle usage.
11/10/2011, Own an iPad 2 and love the smart cover, but don’t see yourself spending the $39 needed just to get one? Well, the next time in China, you might want to look out for a Smart Cover knock off from a company named PBPEI. The folks over at micdigi.com recently got their hands on the imitation iPad 2 accessory, and were surprised at how well it worked. In fact, the […]
11/03/2011, The iPad is a device that’s capable of many things – not only through usage of apps, but especially when paired up with external hardware. Many musicians have started using the tablet in their work due its versatility: there are just so many things you can do with it. Well, it’s time to add one more to the list: programming a guitar pedal.
11/03/2011, We’re reaching the end of the year, and it’s time for all the new iPad rumors to start surfacing again. This time we’ve got a new one from DigiTimes. The Taiwanese industry insiders recently reported that according to their sources (who are from the upstream supply chain) – Apple will be releasing two iPad tablets next year.
11/03/2011, Days after we reported on the iPad 2 Smart Cover security flaw, came along news that Apple updated their Smart Covers, but the physical update failed to solve the issue as it is obviously a software niggle to worry about. Well, we’re glad to be bearers of good news – the release of iOS 5.0.1 beta will come with it a security fix for the Smart Cover bug, where it […]