Apple is certainly full of surprises. The biggest, baddest, most expensive Apple tablet – iPad Pro is coming to Malaysia later today, 11 November 2015. The 12.9-inch power slate is also being made available across 39 other countries globally. For those looking for a MacBook replacement, this could be a viable (though pricey) option, coupled with the Smart Keyboard Cover and Apple Pencil. Continue Reading484 0
Apple has officially unveiled the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus smartphones – featuring improved hardware, uprated camera and 3D touch. The dynamic duo will be available for pre-order starting 12 September with general availability 25 September 2015 in 12 countries including the US, UK, Australia and China. Prices start from US$199 and US$299 for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus respectively. Continue Reading662 0
Apple‘s highly anticipated special event in San Francisco certainly had “lots to cover,” as the tech giant unraveled the new flagship 10-inch iPad Air, new MacBook Pros with Intel Haswell chips, the cool Mac Pro, OS X Mavericks and a slew of other software releases. One of the highlights, however, is the new iPad mini, now upgraded with Retina Display and the same 64-bit Apple A7 chip that powers the iPad Air and iPhone 5s.612 3
It was no surprise that Apple would announce new iPads and iPad minis at the Apple Special Event in San Francisco, but few knew it would be called the “iPad Air”. The iPad Air is as its namesake, a thinner, lighter iPad, still sporting a 9.7-inch Retina Display and packing the latest 64-bit Apple A7 processor.596 7
We’re just hours away from the much-anticipated Apple Special Event in San Francisco, where Apple is expected to unveil new iPads, Macs and OS X Mavericks. “We’ve got a lot to cover,” says Apple, and from the looks of things, the Cupertino company certainly does.
For those of you who want to catch a play-by-play as the exciting event happens, visit the liveblogs below:
- Ars Technica – http://live.arstechnica.com/apple-october-22-event/
- The Verge – http://live.theverge.com/apple-ipad-5-liveblog/
- Slashgear – http://live.slashgear.com/
- CNET – http://live.cnet.com/Event/CNETs_Apple_Oct_22_Event_Live_Blog
- Gizmodo – http://live.gizmodo.com/
- ABCNews – http://liveblog.abcnews.go.com/Event/Apple_iPad_5_iPad_Mini_and_New_Macs_Event_Live_Blog_Live_from_San_Francisco
If you have OS X 10.6 or later, and running Safari 4; Safari on iOS 4.0.2 or later; or 2nd or 3rd generation Apple TV running software version 5.0.2 or later, you’re in luck, you can catch a special video stream of the Special Event.
Apple live video streaming – http://www.apple.com/apple-events/october-2013/
Apple finally introduced a somewhat affordable tablet a few months after the likes of Google’s Nexus 7 and Amazon’s Kindle Fire HD made their mark in the market. It’s a completely different landscape for Apple this time around since it has gone from being a stage-setter by creating the tablet market to a being a mere follower by creating its version of a product that has already been introduced before.482 10