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Topic: iPad

News Corp. to challenge Apple's iPad in education with Amplify Tablet

03/06/2013, 03:03 pm

News Corporation, parent company to Fox News, will enter the education sector this fall with not only a tablet-based curriculum but its own Amplify Tablet, aimed at taking on Apple's iPad in K-12 technology.

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Samsung adds security layer to Android to gain enterprise credibility

03/04/2013, 04:03 pm

In response to lackluster interest in Google's Android platform by corporate enterprise and government users, Samsung has announced plans to shore up its smartphones and tablets with third party security software in an initiative branded as "SAFE," or "Samsung For Enterprise."

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Apple's iPad by far the most desired tablet among consumers

03/04/2013, 02:03 pm

Apple's dominance in the tablet computing sector seems unlikely to wane in the near future, as a new consumer survey found half of the respondents looking to buy a tablet were planning on getting an iPad, with no other company seeing double digit interest.

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Arkansas State's 'iPad Initiative' will require all incoming students to have Apple's tablet

03/01/2013, 02:03 pm

Just two years ago, Arkansas State University first began to experiment with the iPad in the classroom. Now this fall, in a major shift for the school and a boon for Apple's tablet, all incoming students will be required to have one.

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Apple's iPad integrated with self-driving car, handles navigation and UI duties

02/28/2013, 05:02 pm

Researchers at Oxford University have developed robotic technology allowing drivers to hand control of the wheel to an unlikely chauffeur, Apple's iPad.

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Apple expected to sell 55M iPad minis, 33M iPads in 2013

02/28/2013, 04:02 pm

Shipments of 9.7-inch tablets like Apple's full-size iPad "collapsed" in January, setting the stage for the iPad mini to be the market leader in 2013.

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Apple's versatile magnetic stand concept could securely hold an iPad upside down

02/28/2013, 08:02 am

Apple has shown interest in building a magnetic iPad stand that would allow the device to be securely mounted in any fashion, including upside down in a moving car.

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Amazon rolls out Cloud Player app update, brings iPad compatibility

02/27/2013, 03:02 pm

Amazon on Wednesday released an updated version of its Amazon Cloud Player app for iOS, with an updated look and new compatibility with Apple's iPad.

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Shazam hits 300M users, shows off redesigned app for Apple's iPad

02/25/2013, 01:02 pm

Popular music identification app Shazam announced on Monday that it had surpassed the 300 million user mark and will in the coming months roll out a new, redesigned version of its app for both Apple's iPad and Android tablets.

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HP announces $169 Android-based Slate 7 tablet

02/25/2013, 12:02 pm

Windows PC maker Hewlett-Packard announced on Monday it will get into the Android tablet market with a new 7-inch device priced at $169.

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Purported 'iPad 5' cases again hint Apple will adopt mini-like redesign

02/25/2013, 11:02 am

A number of new iPad covers, ostensibly for an unannounced, redesigned iPad 5, have shown up on e-commerce site Alibaba.

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Apple's 'Hollywood' iPad commercial makes Oscar debut, continues new ad style

02/25/2013, 01:02 am

During the telecast of the 85th annual Oscar Academy Awards on Sunday, Apple aired a new iPad ad highlighting a few iOS apps tailored specifically for the company's tablet lineup.

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Samsung unwraps Galaxy Note 8.0 to take on Apple's iPad mini

02/24/2013, 03:02 pm

Apple's chief competitor Samsung used this week's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to unveil its competitor to the highly successful iPad mini -- a stylus-enabled Galaxy Note 8.0 that the South Korean conglomerate hopes will finally make inroads in the mini tablet sector that it arguably pioneered years ago.

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iPad mini helping Apple grow its lead in mobile ad impressions to third of market

02/24/2013, 03:02 pm

Apple in 2012 increased its lead over other mobile device manufacturers in terms of mobile ad impressions, leveraging the launch of the iPad mini to grow its share to nearly a third of the overall market, according to a new statistics.

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NFL turning to Apple's iPad to diagnose concussions during 2013-14 season

02/24/2013, 02:02 pm

On the heels of a season rife with concussion-related headlines and concerns, the National Football League next year said it plans to adopt Apple's iPad for on-field diagnoses of players' conditions immediately following big time hits and collisions.

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Rumor: Purported 'iPad 5' case shows slimmer design akin to iPad mini

02/22/2013, 09:02 pm

Images of a case purported to be that of Apple's next-generation full-size iPad appear to show a slightly thinner tablet with smaller side bezels, much like the current iPad mini.

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Apple iPad casing supplier under fire over alleged water pollution

02/22/2013, 11:02 am

Chinese locals call it the "milky river," due to its milky white color. It kills fish, its water is unsuitable for crop irrigation, and it's allegedly the fault of a company that manufactures cases for Apple's iPad.

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Native Instruments revs Traktor DJ app for iPad

02/22/2013, 02:02 am

Developer Native Instruments on Thursday introduced Traktor DJ, a new app designed specifically for the iPad that allows users to turn their tablets into portable mixing stations.

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Leaked images supposedly show off parts of a Retina iPad mini

02/21/2013, 02:02 pm

Images posted to a Chinese Internet forum on Thursday show what is claimed to be the rear casing for an iPad mini with a high-density retina screen.

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Brazilian lawsuit accuses Apple of 'planned obsolescence' with fourth-gen iPad

02/21/2013, 12:02 pm

Apple's legal troubles in Brazil grew on Thursday, as news emerged that the company has been hit with a class-action suit alleging that the quick release of the fourth-generation iPad constitutes "planned obsolescence" with regard to its predecessor.

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