Thu, August 19, 2010

Apple unveils tablet computer "iPad"

Chinese shoppers buying 'grey market' iPads

Technology-mad Chinese shoppers are paying a huge mark-up for Apple's new iPad on the grey market, only days after the device went on sale in the United States. Full story



Height: 9.56 inches

Width: 7.47 inches

Depth: 0.5 inch


1.5 pounds Wi-Fi model

1.6 pounds Wi-Fi + 3G model

Price: From US$499


Which aspect of Appleā€™s iPad most attracts your attention?


Psst, hey, want an iPad? Apple fans hit gray market

2010-04-16 03:04:02 GMT Apple Inc's decision to delay the sale of its iPad overseas may frustrate customers in Germany, France or Japan -- but it brightened the day of at least a few crafty fans closer to home.

Apple delays international iPad launch again

2010-04-15 02:26:06 GMT Xinhua English U.S. buyers have been snapping up the iPad so quickly that Apple Inc. is delaying the tablet computer's overseas debut a second time, the company said Wednesday.

Chinese shoppers buying 'grey market' iPads

2010-04-12 05:55:59 GMT Technology-mad Chinese shoppers are paying a huge mark-up for Apple's new iPad on the grey market, only days after the device went on sale in the United States.

Apple's iPad sets strong sales pace, iAds unveiled

2010-04-09 06:48:36 GMT Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs on Thursday revealed stronger-than-expected sales of 450,000 for the iPad since its much-hyped debut, and touted a phone operating system with a new advertising platform to compete with rival Google Inc's.

Apple's iPad takes video gaming seriously

2010-04-09 06:24:23 GMT Apple's iPad tablet computer hasn't been out a week yet but there are already over 830 video games that have been developed to suit the large format, high definition, multi-touch screen.

Apple unveils multitasking iPhone operating system

2010-04-08 19:20:31 GMT Xinhua English SAN FRANCISCO, April 8 (Xinhua) -- Apple Inc. on Thursday unveils a multitasking operating system iPhone OS 4 for its iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad devices.

Alice for the iPad

2010-04-14 04:51:42 GMT

Apple iPad unboxing and hands on review

2010-04-06 07:24:30 GMT

The iPad launch in San Francisco

2010-04-06 07:22:49 GMT

Countdown to the iPad launch

2010-04-02 09:58:04 GMT The countdown is on to the Apple iPad launch, and at this New York City Apple stores fans are ready:

Must-have iPad apps for professionals

2010-04-15 09:31:06 GMT Forbes When it comes to organizing, simplifying and entertaining, the iPad has it.

Hachette says its books among top iPad downloads

2010-04-14 03:04:29 GMT France's biggest publisher Hachette Livre said Tuesday that four of its books were among the top eight downloaded from Apple's iBookstore after the launch of the new iPad tablet computer.

Apple pitches $499 iPad, takes on Amazon

2010-01-28 03:39:22 GMT Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs took the wraps off a sleek tablet that it called the iPad, pitching the new gadget at a surprisingly low price to bridge the gap between smartphones and laptops.

AT&T retains Apple glitz with iPad deal

2010-01-28 03:09:19 GMT AT&T Inc appears to have fended off Verizon Wireless for now and retained its status as the preferred U.S. carrier for Apple Inc with a deal to support the new iPad tablet computer.

German tablet PC sets out to rival Apple's iPad

2010-04-13 02:42:50 GMT The German maker of a new tablet PC is setting out to rival Apple's iPad with the promise of even more technology such as a bigger screen, a webcam and USB ports.

iPad: Like it or not?

2010-04-01 05:51:24 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, April 1 (Xinhuanet) -- It is really excited that the much-anticipated tablet computer iPad will hit stores beginning from April 3, which is Apple's biggest product launch since the iPhone in 2007.

The iPad: granny's computer?

2010-03-29 07:21:31 GMT Since the debut of the Apple iPad in January, I've heard more than a few people say: "Oh, that'd be great for my mom!" Or father, grandmother, grandfather, great aunt, and so on. You get the idea: An older relative who's relatively clueless about computers, mobile phones, and pretty much any consumer tech introduced since, say, the 8-track.

AT&T CEO sees iPad mostly used on Wi-Fi

2010-03-03 01:54:07 GMT AT&T Inc expects users of Apple Inc's iPad to connect to the Internet mostly using short-range Wi-Fi networks rather than AT&T's cellular network, the chief executive of AT&T said on Tuesday.