Apple to send out press event invites for iPad Mini announcement?

Pretty much ever since the original iPad was released there have been numerous rumors surrounding the arrival of an miniature iPad and this year has been filled with the most rumors. Initially Apple were rumored to announce the iPad 3 and iPad Mini back in March but, that never happened. There was then speculation that Apple would announce the iPad Mini along with the iPhone 5. Again this never happened. New rumors are now going around suggesting that Apple will be sending out press event invitations ... Continue Reading →

[Poll] Which color iPhone 5?

Now that the iPhone 5 is out, I thought we’d have a little poll on which color people prefer? Whether you’ve already ordered and received your brand spanking new Apple iPhone 5, or are currently waiting for it to arrive, which color did you go for? Or for those of us who are staying with our current phones, which color do you prefer? Apple have given us a choice of a white or black iPhone since the second generation iPhone, the iPhone 3 but, this is the first time the back plate has ... Continue Reading →

iPhone 5 officially announced

There were various leaks and rumors around the internet surrounding the iPhone 5. Apple have now officially announced their sixth generation iPhone handset. For the first time ever, the iPhone does not have a 3.5 inch display, instead Apple have upped the display to 4 inches but, it has the same PPI of 326 as the iPhone 4/4S. That means another Retina display folks. The resolution of the iPhone 5 is 1136 x 640. Despite being taller due to the new 4 inch display, the Apple iPhone 5 is 18 percent ... Continue Reading →

Case and screen protector makers already launching iPhone 5 accessories

According to rumors, Apple are going to announce the next iPhone at their press event on Wednesday and the release of the iPhone 5 is dubbed to be September 21st. Despite not being officially announced yet, there are case makers are already launching their own iPhone 5 case as well as screen protectors. We’ve just heard of the iPhone 5 SGP Screen Protector which are already in some stock at some retailers. The screen protectors have been made based on the many leaked designs of the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Apple send out invites for September 12th event

Apple have began sending out invites for their latest event. At the event, Apple are expected to announce the next generation iPhone, aka iPhone 5. The event invite says “It’s almost here” and has a shadowed ‘5’ underneath. There are rumors however, that Apple could do what they did with the third generation iPad. Instead of calling their next iPhone the iPhone 5 it could simply be known as the new iPhone. With the shadowed number 5 on the invites this seems increasingly ... Continue Reading →

Apple file patent for iPen stylus

There’s a plethora of styluses available for capacitive touchscreens, including the Adonit JotPro which we recently reviewed. Apple have filed a patent which suggests they’re working on a stylus for iDevices. Apple are working on at least two stylus prototypes. The first uses a haptic actuator, wireless receiver, transmitter and sensor. The technology in the first iPen stylus determines the iPen’s movement relative to the screen. The second prototype stylus uses an optical sensor, ... Continue Reading →

GTA III and ChinaTown reduced to 69p on iOS

For a limited time Rockstar have reduced the price of Grand Theft Auto 3 iOS and Android. To celebrate Memorial Day weekend, GTA III and Chinatown have been reduced to 69p for iPhone and iPad. They will stay at 69p until Monday 28th when GTA III will go back up to £2.99 and Chinatown back to £6.99. On Android, only GTA III is available and can be bought for 63p to 76p depending on your Android device. To get the lowest price one for your phone or tablet, it’s best to search for Rockstar ... Continue Reading →

ZAGG iPad 3 skin review

After being lucky enough to get my hands on a new iPad (aka the iPad 3) recently, I was equally as thrilled to get the chance to review one of the newly released limited edition Sonic the Hedgehog vinyl skins for the iPad 3, made by ZAGG. Many people don’t ‘agree’ with using vinyls or any form of case on the back of the iPad. Even Apple themselves have said since the launch of the iPad 2 that only the front of the iPad needs to be covered/protected and that basically, the back ... Continue Reading →

UK iPad pre-orderers receiving delay emails, while US iPads begin shipping

The new iPad hasn’t got off to a good start in the UK. First the UK Apple store came back online several hours after Apple announced the new iPad, with the first pre-orders being placed shortly before midnight as the store came online shortly after 11:30pm. Buyers who managed to place an order during the night appear to have had their orders fully processed, however those who placed orders after 8am Thursday morning are starting to receive emails from Apple saying that there will be a delay ... Continue Reading →

Apple officially unveil new iPad

At their San Franciso press conference, Apple have officially unveiled the next generation iPad. Currently, it’s only known as the “new iPad”. We’re yet to learn if it will be the iPad 3, iPad 2S or iPad HD. Officially specifications have been announced though as well as availability and pricing. For selected countries, pre-orders start today. New iPad specifications: 9.7″ Retina Display 2048×1536 resolution 265ppi iSight: 5 megapixel camera with illuminated sensor, ... Continue Reading →