The iPad SDK reveals so many secrets. Last month, it revealed the device’s capabilities of Video Calling. It can be easily achieved by enabling a passcode lock, and then entering it incorrectly about 5 times. You can then slide for an emergency call.
When the iPad starts to arrive to the market later this month, it might have limited availability, and may leave pre-order customers empty-handed, that is if it is going to be released this month at all. In a research note, Canaccord Adams analyst Peter Misek says that production issues at Apple’s manufacturing company may keep Apple iPad’s supply short when it will be first released.
There is a good news for all those waiting for the iPad and that is, You will be able to buy iPad at other locations as well other than Apple retail outlets. At the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, Apple COO Tim Cook said that “The iPad will launch in retail, online education and other direct sales from Apple, but will …
Apple banned more than 5,000 apps this week because they were containing adult material, now it seems that Apple is going to make an “Explicit” category for those adult apps.
We’ve been hearing rumors about it, but more and more evidence are popping up on the internet. Some icons in the iPhone 3.2 SDK are labeled “Accept Video” and “Decline or End Video” as 9to5mac reports. But that’s not all!
You might have never heard of Notion Ink before, but it has been in the talks all over gadget blogs across the Internets. Why? It has way better specifications than the glorious iPad. Adam has almost double the battery life than that of the iPad, a PixelQi screen which can act as both a normal LCD display as well as an E-Ink like color display …
Amazon.com has developed a software and hardware platform known as Kindle. Kindle is a wireless device for reading books. It provides a high quality resolution display that reads and looks like a real paper. With this device you can read books, magazines, blogs, newspapers etc.
Can AT&T really handle the data demands of the iPad? FCC folks are wondering the same thing aloud. A blog post by Phil Bellaria, director of the National Broadband Task Force at the U.S. Federal Communications Commission suggests that the governmental body may also doubt how much more the overextended AT&T network can handle.
Skype announced a new version of Skype for iPhone coming, very soon, that will support calls over 3G. Skype for iPhone currently supports calls over Wi-Fi, which limits the useful functions of the Skype application, on the move. This morning, Peter Parkes from Skype that a 3G-capable version of the application is on its way, which will make Skype for the iPhone completely mobile!
Mission Repair just got their shipment of some iPad parts. The internal metal frame suggests a camera slot. Now, that looks like the place for an iSight camera to sit in, doesn’t it? Well to be sure, they removed the camera from a unibody MacBook, and guess what? It fits.
A company in China claims that its iPad knockoff is actually the original design which has been copied by Apple. The P88 (The Chinese tablet’s name) has been in the Chinese market for about six months. You can recognize it easily, it looks a lot like a big iPhone. Xiaolong Wu, president of the manufacturing company, was interviewed by a Spanish newspaper El Mundo. He …
Despite being so ultra-hyped and priced unbelievably low at $499, the Apple iPad does have its share of disappointments. Based on the initial impressions of the iPad by Engadget and Gizmodo and our own judgment of the specifications and features, here are the drawbacks of the Apple tablet: