Oct 112011

After months of delay, Facebook released its native app for the Apple iPad, as a free download on Apple’s App Store. It also improved the features of its mobile site. The software arrives alongside support for social games, like Zynga’s Farmville, on the mobile versions of the website.

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Jun 302011

As competition bravely tries to exceed one million tablets supplied by quarter, Apple aggressive placing orders for more than 12 million iPad 2 tablets in the third quarter 2011.

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May 302011

Computer manufacturers of all sizes and descriptions have been pushing to get a piece of the ever-expanding tablet market created by the launch of Apple’s iPad in April 2010.

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Mar 122011

The wait is finally over. At least for the U.S. market, Apple on Friday began selling its second generation tablet computer, the iPad 2, with a strong demand. The sale of two iPad has been programmed in a unified way in all 236 Apple retail stores in the United States as well as in outlets of the various partner companies.

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Feb 282011

Two days after the official launch of Apple iPad 2, rumors on the second generation of tablet multiply with interesting details. Today, our colleagues 9 to 5 Mac (usually well informed about the products Apple) have published two pictures of the frame of the future iPad, one black and one white. If the photographs were to be confirmed, the future of Apple iPad 2 could be available in two colors, in an unprecedented white.

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Jan 282011

Apple is finally launching its much-awaited tablet iPad in India. The company has tied up with government-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited to launch the tablet in the country.

The Wi-Fi version of the iPad will be priced between Rs 26,000 and Rs 33,000,  while the 3G+Wi-Fi version will be priced between Rs 33,000 and Rs 44,000. Both versions will come in three capacities, 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.

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Dec 042010

Apple offers particular applications with the product itself. It refrains from leaving everything in the hands of the applications store. Similarly, Apple believes that there are some accessories that are very important for the use of the iPad.

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Oct 272010

Verizon Wireless customers can purchase the Apple iPad at any of the more than 2,000 Verizon Wireless Communications Stores nationwide.

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Oct 192010

The event GITEX CEO of Research In Motion (RIM), Jim Belzil (Jim Balsillie) reported some details about the tablet BlackBerry PlayBook. According to him, the model will receive non-removable battery with 5300 mAh. This will ensure that the device for longer than its competitors, the battery life. For comparison, a similar-sized Samsung Galaxy Tab battery only 4000 mAh and it stated more than 7 hours of battery life without recharging. It is even possible that the BlackBerry PlayBook will win the time of even 10-hour Apple iPad.

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Apr 052010

US media outlets are gushing like star-struck lovers over the Apple iPad in early reviews as software makers hustle to ready programs for its much-anticipated sales launch on Saturday.

The few blessed by Apple to receive review copies of the iconic California firm’s latest creation were clearly smitten with the notepad-sized gadget.

“This beautiful new touch-screen device from Apple has the potential to change portable computing profoundly, and to challenge the primacy of the laptop,” said the Wall Street Journal, calling it a “game changer.”

Apple chief executive Steve Jobs billed the iPad as “revolutionary” when he unveiled the device in San Francisco in late January, saying it will carve out a home between smartphones and laptop computers.

The USA Today newspaper agreed, like most other media outlets: the “stunning” iPad is “rewriting the rulebook,” it said.

“The iPad is not so much about what you can do — browse, do email, play games, read e-books and more — but how you can do it,” said tech reporter Edward C. Baig.

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