Archive for the iPad Category

Apple Launches iTunes U 2.0 with iPad Course Creation and Student Discussions

Posted on July 9, 2014 by

Apple released a big update to its iTunes U app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The app focuses on some nice enhancements for both students and teachers. iTunes U is available for free in the App Store. New Features in Version 2.0 Let the discussion begin The new iTunes U makes it simple for […]

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iOS 8 Code Hints to Split-Screen Multitasking

Posted on June 11, 2014 by

Apple didn’t mention anything about split-screen multitasking at its Worldwide Developers Conference, but developer Steven Troughton-Smith notes iOS 8′s internal SpringBoard includes code that allows apps to run side-by-side in multiple sizes. This feature is reported to only work in landscape mode and with the latest iPad Air. We’ll have to wait and see if […]

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TouchPal Demos Keyboard on iOS 8 (Video)

Posted on June 11, 2014 by

We are starting to see a lot of third-party keyboards getting ready for iOS 8. In this video, TouchPal shows its keyboard supporting gesture/sliding input similar to Swype. TouchPal also supports autocorrect and predictive word suggestions, but these are not shown in the demo. I think it’s cool Apple is allowing these other keyboards, but […]

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Apple Debuts Two New ‘Your Verse’ TV Ads

Posted on May 27, 2014 by

Apple released two new ads for the company’s “Your Verse” iPad television campaign. The ads feature Esa-Pekka Salonen, a Finnish conductor who composes music on an iPad Air, and Chérie King, a travel blogger who uses an iPad and various apps to translate foreign languages on the fly.

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Bentley Motors Shoots Documentary on iPhone 5S, Edits on iPad Air

Posted on May 18, 2014 by

Bentley Motors released a short documentary film featuring Luc Donckerwolke, Director of Design and SangYub Lee, Head of Exterior Design. The film was shot with an iPhone 5S and edited in  the Bentley Mulsanne using iPad Airs, which come installed in the back seat. The film highlights the fusion of luxury, performance and technology within […]

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Microsoft Launches Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad

Posted on March 27, 2014 by

Microsoft finally released a version of their popular productivity software for iPad. Word, Excel and PowerPoint files have always been viewable on the iPad, but now you can download these apps that will let you create and edit documents….if you are willing to pay $9.99 a month for an Office 365 subscription. So the apps […]

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Microsoft Ready to Release Office for iOS

Posted on March 22, 2014 by

Microsoft Office for iOS is ready to be released, according to a report by Reuters. Microsoft has lost a lot of money with their Surface tablets, so maybe this is a way for them to make some of it back by releasing their productivity suite on the tablet people actually use. No word yet on […]

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iPhone and iPad Dominate Mobile Web Share Throughout Holidays

Posted on January 3, 2014 by

Although more Android devices are sold every day, Apple’s iOS remains the most used for mobile web devices. The iPhone had a jump of 1.8 percent in web traffic between December 20 and December 29, giving it an overall 54.3 percent share of total mobile web traffic. The iPad had a minor share loss, but […]

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iPad Air Goes on Sale Tomorrow, November 1

Posted on October 31, 2013 by

Apple’s latest generation iPad, the iPad Air, will be available on Friday, November 1. The device features a 9.7-inch Retina display in a thinner and lighter design. Weighing on pound, the iPad Air is 20 percent thinner and 28 percent lighter than the fourth generation iPad. The iPad Air cost $499 for the 16GB model, […]

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Apple Sends Invitations for October 22 Media Event: ‘We Still Have a Lot to Cover’

Posted on October 15, 2013 by

Apple issued media invitations for an October 22 event where the company is expected to announce its next-generation iPad and iPad mini models, along with updated iPods and other Mac related announcements. The event will be held at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco and will begin at 10:00 AM Pacific […]

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