Posts Tagged ‘ Apple iPad ’

The Toy Story Site On The iPad

May 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad, iPods & Portable Media Players

Flash is dead and the iPad is its tombstone – but somebody forgot to tell Pixar. Daring Fireball’s John Gruber points how the new Toy Story 3 site looks on an Apple iPad. There are lots of similar examples to be found, but this one seems particularly ironic, given Steve Jobs roles at both Apple […]

If This Is The Future Of Magazines, Magazines Are Doomed

Apr 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad

This video presents Popular Science + –  the first digital magazine from publisher Bonnier’s ongoing project to rethink the way magazines can be read on devices like the Apple iPad. With Popular Science +, the publisher is trying to define “the future of digital magazines.” The demo is slick – but also seems completely misguided. […]

WordPress For iPad Rocks!

Apr 4th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad, Podcasting Software has released and updated version of WordPress for iPhone – making it compatible with the Apple iPad. The new version, officially WordPress for iPhone OS, isn’t a leap forward in terms of features – but the extra screen real estate available on the iPad makes a huge difference. Where editing blog posts on the […]

First iPad Reviews Are In & It’s Not Just A Big iPod Touch After All

Apr 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad, iPods & Portable Media Players

The first reviews are coming in for the new Apple iPad and the consensus is that: It’s not just a big iPod touch after all; and It’s actually sort of magical and revolutionary. Here’s a quick roundup of the reviews: USA Today says “Apple has pretty much nailed it with this first iPad, though there’s […]

iPad Gets 3500 Times As Many Preorders As The Crunchpad / Joojoo

Mar 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad

Remember the Joojoo? The Crunchpad? That much-hyped $500 tablet computer that’s not the Apple iPad? No? Despite generating a lot of buzz with tech bloggers, Joojoo creators Fusion Garage appears to have had difficulty translating that into orders. Gizmodo reports that there were 90 pre-orders for the JooJoo, and 15 of those were returned. Preorders […]

Go To College, Get An iPad

Mar 30th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad

Seton Hill University, a Catholic liberal-arts university based in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, has announced plans to give an Apple iPad to every full-time student in fall 2010. According to the school: The iPad initiative kicks off the University’s Griffin Technology Advantage Program. This new program provides students with the best in technology and collaborative learning tools, […]

Are iBooks The New Podcasts?

Mar 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Citizen Media, Commentary, Podcast Distribution, Podcasting

The Apple iPad will be available starting this Saturday – and it looks like the company has another hit product. Pre-orders are in the hundreds of thousands and iPad suppliers are forecasting 8 million to 10 million iPad shipments in 2010. That’s a lot of iPads – and a lot of people that will now […]

Apple iPad Already The Most Popular eReader Platform, Will Be “Incredibly Disruptive”

Mar 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad, Featured Story

The Apple iPad is already the most popular eReader platform, according to new stats from comScore.

According to comScore’s research, the iPad rated highest in terms of consumers seriously considering purchase over the next three months at 15 percent of Internet users, with the Kindle at 14 percent.

Here’s how they plan to use the iPad.

Secrets Of iPad “Motion Magazine” Production

Mar 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad, Internet TV, Video

Via photographer Alexx Henry comes this behind-the-scenes look at the creation of a high-end “motion magazine” spread for the Apple iPad: With the iPad release a mere few weeks away, it’s only appropriate that we release our own bit of goodness. Together with co-directors Cory Strassburger and Ming Hsiung, we produced a motion magazine cover […]

Sex, The iPad & The Future Of Magazines

Mar 18th, 2010 | By | Category: Apple iPad

This video captures a demo of a Sin City style motion magazine feature about “Your Worst Sex Fears”, created for Viv Mag – an all digital magazine. The demo, by Alexx Henry, Cory Strassburger and Ming Hsiun, is another example of how designers are re-imagining magazines for the iPad and other tablet computers. It’s an […]