News tagged ‘apple’
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012
It's no secret that Apple is sitting on a US$98 billion cash mountain. Mere days after the company's share hit US$600 per share, the company held a conference call to announce how it's going to use its vast cash balances, much to the delight of shareholders.
Besides confirming complaints of the new iPad heating up under heavy usage, Consumer Reports also found that the Apple slate would not charge under heavy loads.
Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012
The newest iPad on the block does run a little hotter than its predecessor, 10 degrees more to be exact, according to Tweakers.net.
Monday, 19 Mar 2012
If you've been searching for the personal hotspot feature on your new iPad, we have some bad news for you. It's not available on the iPads that are currently being sold in Singapore, but it might be available through a future update sent out by the Singapore carriers.
Friday, 16 Mar 2012
A list of third-party apps that have been upgraded to complement the new iPad's screen has been released to Tech Crunch. Click the jump for more details.
Thursday, 15 Mar 2012
New iPad apps, such as KeyNote and iMovie, have been upgraded to support the 2048 x 1536 Retina Display. Bad news? These apps look to be up to fives times larger in storage, TinHte reports.
Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012
SingTel has also announced a 21Mbps data plan to accompany the new iPad. Customers can order the iPad from SingTel's website from March 16 at 12:01am, and receive it at their doorstep as early as 3am on the same day.
An unnamed Samsung official revealed that Apple is readying a smaller 7.85-inch iPad mini for a release later this year. A new model of the MacBook Air is also reported to come with a faster solid state drive.
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
If you are still contemplating whether to get the new iPad, you may want to make your decision quick as demand for the tablet has been "off the charts". Currently, the earliest shipping dates range from March 19 to three weeks.
Thursday, 8 Mar 2012
Apple's new iPad has just been announced and it will be available in Singapore from 16th March. Armed with a new 2048 x 1536 screen resolution and a new dual-core Apple A5X processor with a quad-core graphics processor, the upgraded iPad will also be launched with iOS 5.1.