iOS 4.2 goes live for Apple devices
Apple released its iOS 4.2 software update last night for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. It's the first time iPad has got the fourth-generation version of Apple's software, meaning it can now multi-task – good...
November 23, 2010
41% of iPad owners are regularly accessing music
Music is the second most popular content category accessed by iPad owners, according to new research from Nielsen. It finds that 41% of iPad users regularly access music, behind only news (44%), and ahead of books (39%),...
October 22, 2010
Liveblog: Apple’s Autumn Music Event
It's that time of year again. The leaves are turning brown. The sun is setting noticeably earlier. Wasps are in a mean mood. And Apple is holding its annual music-themed product launch.We're focusing on the latter,...
September 1, 2010
Apple reveals it’s sold three million iPads
The latest bulletin from Apple on its iPad sales reveals that the company has now sold three million of its tablets in 80 days. It passed the two million milestone on 31 May, so it's certainly shifting units at a fast rate.
June 23, 2010
Griid turns iPad into a live gig controller
DJ Richie Hawtin is known for being an early adopter of new technology - witness his ability to tweet from his decks. Now he's taking up a new app called Griid, which is being described by developer Liine as a "modular touch...
June 21, 2010
Radio is free on the iPad
For those of you early adopter types who have already managed to snag an iPad, here's a radio application that is only available for the new Apple tablet.
June 7, 2010
An antidote to the iPad hype
Surveys site Retrevo has published some research based on asking US consumers about tablet devices. 53% said they're not interested in buying a tablet at all...
June 4, 2010
iPad gets digital sheet music app from Musicnotes
Online digital sheet music retailer Musicnotes has launched an official iPad app, which lets its customers view their purchases on Apple's tablet. The app is free, and synchronises with users' existing Musicnotes accounts...
May 19, 2010
Usability guru slams iPad app user interfaces
Developing or commissioning an iPad app for your music service or band? You might want to read a report issued by usability expert Jakob Nielsen, who's been digging into the launch wave of iPad apps. He's not impressed...
May 12, 2010
iPad available for international pre-order now
Pre-orders opened this morning for Apple's iPad, with the company confirming on Friday that the tablet will go on sale in nine countries on 28 May. They are Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland...
May 10, 2010
iPads not just for Americans, says Yahoo
Yahoo has published some stats about people using its sites and services on their iPads, and they make interesting reading. It seems 10% of the company's iPad traffic is coming from outside the US
May 7, 2010