The iPad Turns Three: A Retrospective

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The iPad has revolutionized the way we communicate and interact with technology: newspapers now take into account the creation of a version that fits the tablet; video creators are making multimedia content compatible with HTML5, to be supported by Apple; more gaming companies are considering Apple’s tablet as a console, releasing big name titles such [...]

Better Than Retina? DisplayMate Tests The Surface RT Against The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, iPad 3

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As you may remember, Microsoft’s Surface Team Manager claimed on Reddit that the Surface RT’s 1366 by 768 display could show more detail than the iPad 3′s higher resolution 2048 by 1536 display, due to the Windows RT tablet’s improved contrast ratio, ClearType Font rendering, and lower screen reflectance. Before the Surface was released, DisplayMate [...]

Bought A 3rd Gen iPad Within The Last Month? Apple May Exchange It For The 4th Gen Model

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The fourth generation iPad was one of the unexpected surprises at yesterday’s Apple Special Event. The improved iPad with Retina display takes everything that was great about the iPad 3 and refines it: the VGA webcam was replaced with a 720p front-facing camera, the A6X processor is twice as fast as the last generation A5X [...]

Photo Of Updated ‘New iPad’ With A Lightning Connector Surfaces [IMAGE]

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Apple’s iPad Mini event is only two days away, where the company might also unveil a new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, updated iMacs, Mac Minis and even a full-sized iPad. Recent rumors suggest that Apple might give the current gen iPad some improvements such as a better Retina display, battery, global LTE and [...]

New And Improved 9.7-Inch iPad To Be Announced At Next Week’s Apple Event

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Apple has already sent out invitations for an event on October 23rd and has a little more to show us all. From what we know so far, Apple might announce a smaller iPad Mini, a 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display, updated iMacs and Mac Minis. Apparently, that’s not all the new things we’ll be [...]

Apple Preparing For Mid-2013 iPad Update, Less Backlights

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The third generation iPad’s high resolution ‘Retina’ display is one of the best screens on the market (depending who you ask). That said, we’ve heard in the past that Apple made compromises to get that stunning display to work. For example, the third generation iPad uses about twice as many LEDs as the iPad 2 [...]

Here’s How The iPhone 5 Stacks Up Against Earlier Apple Hardware In Benchmark Tests

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The folks over at Primate Labs make one of the best benchmarking tools for mobile devices you can get, and they’ve had their way with just about every smartphone and tablet Apple has ever made. Now that they’ve got their hands on an iPhone 5 and run some benchmarking tests on it (on both the [...]

Apple To Produce Slimmer iPad Retina, Says DisplaySearch

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CNET has quoted an analyst at DisplayMate as saying “Apple is working with the LCD supply chain to refresh the display, including revising the LED backlight design for cost reduction, refining the thermal solution, reducing the weight by replacing some components, and fine tuning the panel transmittance for lower power consumption.” While I have no [...]

Tim Cook Has Been CEO Of Apple For 1 Year, How Has He Done So Far?

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Tim Cook has been in charge of Apple for one year. Apple was certainly no slouch of a company under Steve Jobs, but its stock value has skyrocketed under Tim Cook’s control, from $380 a share to over $660. Apple’s currently the most valuable publicly traded company in the world, at least in terms of [...]

Samsung’s New ARM A15 CPU, Called Exynos 5, Will Outperform iPad 3 CPU

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Samsung has just announced a new high-power CPU for mobile devices, based off of ARM’s new A15 architecture. The new chip, called the Exynos 5, promises significant performance upgrades over its predecessors. It should also beat out the current iPad processor as well, according to Ars Technica. The new processor is a dual core 1.7GHz [...]