Month: November 2012

For one iPhone 4 owner from West Barnstable, Massachusetts, putting the device through security resulted in the wrong kind of random screening.
Going through airport security can be a stressful experience. Not only do you have to untie your shoes and empty your pockets, but chances are you have a few electronic gadgets to look after as well. For one iPhone 4 owner from West Barnstable, Massachusetts, putting the device through security resulted in the wrong kind…

It may not be long before doctors have more tools at their disposal than a stethoscope and a prescription pad.
It may not be long before doctors have more tools at their disposal than a stethoscope and a prescription pad. According to a recent Healthcare IT News article, doctors are looking forward to incorporating the iPad mini into their work. A survey prior to the iPad mini’s release from medical app developer found that one-third…

If you’ve found yourself using your iPad for more and more tasks that used to require a computer, you’re not alone.
If you’ve found yourself using your iPad for more and more tasks that used to require a computer, you’re not alone. According to a new report from Barclays Capital, PC sales are declining at a faster rate than previously projected due to increased tablet and smartphone adoption. Analysts from the firm now expect PC sales…

Research shows that the iPad display is sharper than competitor displays.
In case you needed another reason to love your iPad, a recent comparison showed that the iPad’s display is has better color and sharper text than the Microsoft Surface RT. According to Cult of Mac, Microsoft claimed that the display of its Surface RT would be superior to the Retina display in Apple’s iPad. With…

The Cape Crusader is coming to an iPad near you!
If you have a hard time navigating your stack of comics, have no fear because they are finally coming to your Apple device. A post on the DC Comic website explained that its entire lineup would now be available on e-Bookstores. This means that you can finally read Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman comics on…

Apple wants you to see this screen before making a Genius Bar reservation.
You'd think Apple would be doing everything in its power to entice people to visit an Apple Store. But the company is trying to cut down on one type of visitor: The customer coming to the Genius Bar with a broken or malfunctioning iPhone. As Rick Broida recently pointed out on CNET, Apple's online Genius…

A recent infographic showed the cities were smartphones tend to get lost or stolen.
While we are all susceptible to leaving our phone in places we didn’t mean to, a new infographic highlights some of the United States’ cities were smartphones most frequently are lost or stolen. The infographic put together by Lookout.com found that among the cities that are the worst for smartphone loss and theft, Philadelphia ranked…

The iPad and iPad mini are the top tablets that consumers are looking to buy this holiday season.
If he’s really making a list and checking it twice, Santa Claus better have a lot of Apple products to hand out because the iPad and iPad mini rank atop many holiday gift lists. A PriceGrabber winter holiday shopping survey found that customers preferred the iPad to other tablets. According to the survey findings, 63…

If you’re increasingly unsure whether the word “apps” refers to the iOS variety or restaurant appetizers, your life is about to get more confusing.
If you’re increasingly unsure whether the word “apps” refers to the iOS variety or restaurant appetizers, your life is about to get more confusing. Burger chain Red Robin recently announced a move to deploy 1,700 iPads across its locations, while restaurants such as Philadelphia’s Le Bec Fin are adopting iPad menus. The Wall Street Journal…

Few people were expecting Apple to announce a new version of the iPad at its October iPad mini launch event, but the company surprised onlookers by doing exactly that.
Few people were expecting Apple to announce a new version of the iPad at its October iPad mini launch event, but the company surprised onlookers by doing exactly that. Although some critics questioned the need for a new iPad just months after the third-generation model, Apple’s new product carries some updates seen in other recent…