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Topic: iPad 2

Purported 'iPad 3' back panel shows space for larger battery, new LCD

02/08/2012, 03:02 pm

A component claimed to be the back panel for Apple's anticipated third-generation iPad shows room for a larger battery, and also implies the display will be mounted differently.


Apple pulls all 3G iOS devices but iPhone 4S from German online store

02/03/2012, 08:02 am

Apple has removed all 3G/UMTS-capable iPad and iPhone models from its German online store in response to an injunction based on a wireless standard FRAND patent owned by Motorola Mobility.


Apple passes HP as top PC maker when counting iPad sales

01/30/2012, 07:01 pm

New data released on Monday by market analyst Canalys shows that Apple's iPad was instrumental to an overall growth in the client PC market for Q4 2011, as excluding the tablet's sales numbers would see the sector posting a net loss.


Foxconn gets Brazil tax breaks, looks to start iPad production

01/25/2012, 05:01 pm

The Brazilian government has approved tax reductions or exemptions pertaining to tablet production that will allow Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn to start iPad production in the country.


US tablet ownership nearly doubles to 19% over holidays

01/23/2012, 08:01 am

With Apple's iPad continuing to dominate the tablet market, total tablet sales in the U.S. nearly doubled to 19 percent ownership among adults after the holiday shopping season, according to a new report.


Briefly: Canadian Galaxy Tab sale, Camera-free iPhones in Singapore

01/20/2012, 06:01 pm

Samsung has instituted a temporary sale for its Galaxy Tab 10.1 in Canada to boost sales while Singapore carrier M1 is now officially carrying camera-less iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S models following a premature launch earlier in January.


Amazon expected to cut Kindle Fire orders in half as new iPad looms

01/20/2012, 09:01 am

Orders for Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablet will reportedly be cut in half to 3 million units in the first quarter of 2012, with slower post-holiday sales and the anticipated launch of Apple's third-generation iPad.


iBooks 2 still contains 2x image files hinting at high-resolution iPad

01/19/2012, 09:01 pm

The continued presence of iPad-specific double-resolution images within Apple's newly updated iBooks 2 app has set off another round of speculation that the company will soon release an iPad with an improved display that approaches Retina Display-like quality.


12% of iPad owners in the enterprise no longer use their laptop

01/16/2012, 10:01 am

More than one in ten iPad owning business professionals have indicated that Apple's touchscreen tablet has become their portable device of choice, completely replacing their laptop.


Street consensus for Apple's iPad sales in Dec. quarter stands at 13.5 million units

01/15/2012, 10:01 am

A survey of Wall Street and independent analysts has found that all of them expect Apple to report record iPad sales when it releases its December quarter financial results on Jan. 24, though independent analysts have a 10 percent higher average than the Street's consensus of 13.5 million units.


Morgan Stanley: Apple's next iPhone to be slimmer, may include quad-mode LTE chip

01/13/2012, 02:01 am

Investment bank Morgan Stanley hinted on Friday that Apple's next-generation iPhone will be slimmer when it arrives later this year and could include a quad-mode chip from Qualcomm that would allow for 3G and LTE functionality across all "network flavors."


Foxconn, Pegatron to ship first batch of 'iPad 3' units in early March - rumor

01/11/2012, 06:01 am

A new report claims Apple manufacturers Foxconn and Pegatron have begun assembly of the third-generation iPad and are aiming to send their first shipments by early March.


Kodak lawsuit accuses Apple of violating four patents (u)

01/10/2012, 05:01 pm

Writhing Eastman Kodak, Co. has filed lawsuits against Apple and HTC claiming infringement of patent violations regarding digital imaging technology amid last-ditch efforts to keep business afloat.


Rumored March launch of high-res 'iPad 3' portrayed as 'completely accurate'

01/06/2012, 03:01 pm

Rumors of a March launch for Apple's third-generation iPad with a high-resolution Retina Display have been deemed "completely accurate," though a claim that Apple will launch an "iPad 4" this October was written off as "completely made-up nonsense."


Apple projected to reach 116M iPhone, 55M iPad sales in 2012

01/06/2012, 02:01 pm

Combined iPhone and iPad sales in calendar 2012 are expected in one new forecast to reach more than 170 million in another record breaking 12-month span.


iPhone 4S users consume nearly twice as much data as iPhone 4 - study

01/06/2012, 03:01 am

A wireless industry study has found that iPhone 4S owners on average use roughly twice as much data as iPhone 4 owners and three times as much as iPhone 3G users.


Kindle Fire cannibalized 1M to 2M iPad sales 'at most' this holiday

01/03/2012, 10:01 am

The launch of the $199 Amazon Kindle Fire had a detrimental effect on iPad sales for Apple, but the company is still expected to report record sales this quarter, a new report states.


$299 iPad 2 seen shaking up tablet market, Amazon's Kindle Fire

01/03/2012, 08:01 am

Though Apple already dominates the tablet market, the company could ward off growing competition and increase its sales even further by selling the iPad 2 for as low as $299, one analysis has projected.


Inside Apple's 2011: Steve Jobs' achievements, battles and crises

12/31/2011, 05:12 pm

For Apple, 2011 marked a year of incredible accomplishments, capping a decade of deftly executed strategies including the development of Mac OS X, ten years of the iPod and the ten year anniversary of Apple Retail stores. But the year was also marked with technological tragedy, from Steve Jobs' final struggle with cancer to the cataclysmic earthquakes and tsunamis in Japan and flooding in Thailand.


Apple reducing iPad 2 orders, but 'too early to tell' if it will be phased out

12/29/2011, 11:12 am

Apple has begun reducing orders for the iPad 2 ahead of the unveiling of a new third-generation iPad, but it's not yet known whether Apple will keep the iPad 2 around at a discounted price.