Category: iPad

Apr 01

Flipboard- better than a newspaper

I hadn’t read a paper based magazine or newspaper in ages. Not until this morning anyway. My primary reason for avoiding magazines is the news is generally old by the time I buy it, so the laptop I am reading about in the ‘latest’ Macworld has already been superseded by the time the magazine went …

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Mar 30

Who needs 4G anyway?

The media and the ACCC have recently gone after Apple claiming they potentially misled the Australian public by labelling their recent iPad as 4G when–at least in this country–that is not the case. As it turns out we are better off without 4G. Regardless of Apple’s fuzzy marketing there really wasn’t any question of them …

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Mar 23

New iPad Battery not accurate

Many years ago – far more than I like to admit – I had a history teacher in high school that insisted on giving people over a 100% when marking essays. She would hand back our assignments with 110, 112, sometimes 120% as a mark. The class often tried to tell her that this wasn’t possible …

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Mar 21

The New iPad (aka niPad)

The iPad 3 has arrived except its not called the iPad 3 but rather the New iPad. So now that that it has finally been released what is it all about and is it worth upgrading? Once upon a time things like a new Apple product were never reported outside of blogs like this or …

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Mar 21

Remove Picture Frame from your iPad lock screen

Some people like it, some people hate it but most people don’t even know it exists. I am, of course, talking about the Picture Frame feature on your iPad. Occasionally a grand child or otherwise exploratory finger might happen to turn this on and all of a sudden you find a small icon- looking something …

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