iPad

  • iPads dominate Australian International Motor Show

    From the 1st to the 10th of July, the Melbourne Exhibition Centre is playing host to the Australian International Motor Show. It is one of the biggest opportunities for manufacturers to showcase the latest automotive technology. A major theme of the show was electric vehicles, with most of the...
  • Will iOS4.3’s Wi-Fi hotspot kill the 3G iPad ?

    Competition as a general rule is always a good thing. In the mobile space, its an incredibly good thing, it forces both hardware and software manufacturers to constantly improve to maintain market share. One of the most recent examples of this is Apple’s decision to include a Wi-Fi hotspot...
  • Move over Friendly, Facepad has arrived!

    For the longest time, the go to app for Facebook on iPad was Friendly. Now along comes a competitor, win consumer. Facepad was released a couple days before the end of the year and is well worth a look if you haven’t seen it. Available for free from the...
  • All I want for Christmas is Angry Birds !! Available now.

    Angry Birds fans, the wait is over ! Angry Birds Xmas edition is now available !! Exciting huh ? The game also support Apple’s Game Centre, so you can now play against your friends. The game is obviously US-build with the Birds getting Angry in the  snow. Ultimately its...
  • iOS 4.2 beta for iPad released to developers, what’s new ?

    When Steve Jobs announced that iOS 4.2 was coming to the iPad later this year we weren’t sure just how much later that would be. This morning iOS developers got access to iOS 4.2 beta, this was followed shortly after by an email notifying devs to update their apps...
  • iBooks store is still a dull shade of brown

    Since the iPad launched in Australia on May 28th this year, the iBooks store has been a dull shade of brown. The reason – book rights. One would assume that between the iPad announcement and it’s release, Apple would have been working with Australian publishers to get licensing sorted....
  • Apple iPhone 4, WWDC 10 wrapup

    Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference has just begun (3am AEST). I’ll be posting the main announcements as they happen, right here so stay tuned. As more details emerge this post will be updated. It’s expected that Steve Jobs will announce the 4th generation iPhone which is said to be called...
  • Review: iPad accessories

    Accessories After owning your iPad for a while, you’ll start to open your mind to further possibilities and use cases for the device. One way to extend the functionality of the iPad is to look at accessories. Unfortunately Apple are notorious for charging an arm and leg for accessories,...
  • iPad launches in Australia, 8 other countries

    Today marks the official release of the iPad not only in Australia, but also in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK. Being positioned where we are in the timezones meant Australians were second only to the US to get their hands on the device. Apple...