03/28/2010, Think that picking up an Apple iPad on the April 3rd launch date will be easy? Think again. Word is out that despite all the hype, each Best Buy store that will be offering the iPad will only have 15 iPads in stock, and those Wi-Fi-only iPads will be evenly distributed among the three price points. The good news is that the stores are expected to get another 15 iPads […]
03/27/2010, Screenshots of Yahoo’s iPad app have surfaced, and it certainly looks like they’re making good use of the iPad’s extra real estate. It’s only a few more days now till the iPad starts shipping. If you’ve already ordered your iPad, do you have any apps in mind that you’re planning to download? Check out some extra screenshots of the app after the jump.
03/27/2010, A screenshot of a Best Buy Apple iPad Launch Playbook has surfaced, showing the items that Best Buy will be carrying, as well as the price. According to the leak, there should be a big iPad ad on April 11th, but aside from that, the details match up to what we’ve already dug up. It might be interesting to note that there is an APP on the SKU list going […]
03/27/2010, It looks like Apple’s iPad won’t be the only iPad launching on the 3rd of April, as Shenzhen Huayi, a manufacturer of counterfeit iPads is also planning to release their fake iPad on the same date, and at $290, it’s about half the price of the real iPad. Of course, it being a counterfeit product, don’t expect to get the same experience from the real deal, not to mention the […]
03/27/2010, Shutterbugs out there should be happy to see that Apple has finally put the iPad Camera Connection Kit up for sale on the Apple Store. Considering that the iPad has a nice big display, it’d be a great waste if you couldn’t import your photos into it, right? The camera kit is now going for $30, though the bad news is that it will only ship in late April, so […]
03/27/2010, Google might want to keep a close eye on Apple, as word is going around that Apple is gearing up to unveil its own mobile advertising service on April 7th, apparently dubbed iAd. The service is said to be built on top of Quattro Wireless, the mobile advertising company that Apple picked up in January. Considering that Apple is none too happy to have Google enter the mobile phone market, […]
03/27/2010, Is Amazon feeling the pressure from the impending launch of Apple’s iPad? While we can’t be entirely sure whether the company is feeling the heat or not, what we do know is that Amazon has begun to shell out money to run ads for its Kindle, and those ads have been slotted into prime time on major channels, hinting that Amazon is ready to go all out to get maximum […]
03/27/2010, Has the price of books in the iBooks store increased even before the iPad reaches your hands? In the latest leak, books that were previously priced at $9.99 now seem to be listed at $12.99 instead, which is actually in line with the prices that were glimpsed on the Apple promo material. This newly updated pricing might be in line with the licensing terms that Apple is using for the […]
03/26/2010, Have more than six digits of spare change in your bank account? Great – why not give that up for Stuart Hughes’ latest creation, the MacBook Air Supreme Ice Edition. This unique MacBook Air won’t change the innards to include a far superior, futuristic processor, but will instead aim to wow other notebook owners into submission with 25.5 cts of flawless IF diamonds on the outside for a magnificent total […]
03/26/2010, Word has it that Apple’s website has shown selected apps for the iPad appearing on iTunes, but have since been removed by Apple. According to various sources, these titles include Ammoin HD, Azkend HD, Flight Control HD, Grind HD, HD Recovery, Labyrinth 2 HD, NBA Hotshot HD, Numba HD, Plants vs. Zombie HD, Sparkle HD and Worms HD among others. Guess the “HD” tag is there for ordinary folks to […]
03/26/2010, Folks who are thinking of getting an iPad for their kids might just be a tad worried about this. Screenshots of an Explicit Area of the App Store have started to show up, and links to the category page have also surfaced. How will Apple implement an Explicit Area, and will it affect (or boost) the company’s image in any way? What do you think?
03/26/2010, Do you remember the dispute that Fujitsu had with Apple over the iPad’s name? Well, it seems that all will end well for both companies as Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc. has assigned Apple the rights to the iPad trademark. This comes just about a week before the iPad is scheduled to go on sale. There isn’t any mention of whether Apple had to pay, or how much it had […]
03/26/2010, Check out this steampunk rendition of an Apple iMac, which is a mod from Old Time Computer. It was built following the footsteps of a Victorian era, being made out of oak. This wood cover costs $265 and can slip directly over your iMac, so there is no need to take out its innards and do a whole lot of DIY modifications to it. We do wonder whether the oak […]
03/26/2010, As we inch closer to the day that iPad goes officially on sale, the gears that make it all possible have already been set in motion. Best Buy will apparently be launching the Wi-Fi iPad models on the April 3rd, and is currently providing its retail store employees with details of events leading up to the launch. The iPad will initially be carried at Best Buy locations offering “store-within-a-store” Apple […]