Its finally official, Apple has told in a press release the official launch date of the iPad. It will be available from April 3rd, while for those of you in the US, the queue for pre-ordering the non-3G version of the new device will open from next friday. Its also been said that the 3G version will be coming in late April along with iPads for users in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK. For those in the UK, all it says is that the iPad will be coming late April, no exact date is yet available.
Following many popular brands, it was HP’s turn to enter the rat-race of launching a tablet pc, to compete with the iPad. Though, the trendy device from Apple offers fewer features than what was expected, it continues to be the world-favorite. However, Hp has introduced the iSlate tablet with alluring features and superior functionality.
To the disappointment of us Apple fans, the rumored name “iSlate” came from the chambers of Hp. Like all competitors, Hp will be taking full advantage of the undue popularity of the name. Now, after a month from the launch of iPad, HP plans to beat the Apple’s tablet with its iSlate.
Apple recently announced its upcoming release, the iPad. iPad is fundamentally a touch screen tablet computer with all the trademark Apple technologies. People and critics are busy pointing at its flaws but higher percentage of the people are surely in love with this latest Apple product. Below are the first /latest five accessories which have just launched for the new iPad.
How cool is this? While the iPad may not be arriving us until March (the soonest for us here in the UK). Someone by the username of jmenomeno on Flickr has already created their own version of the new Apple iPad using Lego. We’ve featured plenty of Lego gadgets in the past, but this is probably one of the most creative, just check out those icons!
While there is still some time to go before anyone will be able to get their hands on an iPad. Those of you who are already dreaming of having the new Apple device may start “pretending” that you have one. If you have the iPhone or the iPod Touch and have had it jailbroken, you can now change the theme / UI on your device so that it looks literally the same as that of the iPad which runs the iPhone OS version 3.2. In fact, if you go through the entire list we have provided below, your iPhone or iPod Touch will more or less function similar to an iPad as well!
Since the iPad launched last week, we’ve all come to realise that Apple has yet again decided not to provide its latest device with flash. It seems the one who is most bothered by this isn’t the users, Adobe has been so bothered by Apple for excluding Flash from the new iPad that it put porn up on its blog to prove the point.
Adobe’s official Flash Blog has a post entitled “The iPad provides the ultimate browsing experience?” which shows how several popular websites would look without Flash content. Right at the bottom is a screenshot of Bang Bros HD, a hardcore porn site! Ok, you’ve proven your point!