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LA school district puts $1 billion iPad rollout on hold

The Los Angeles Unified School District decided to blow its entire $ 1 billion tech budget on an iPad for every student last year, but after security hacks and supply issues got the program off to a rocky start, the district has decided… Read more ›

If you’re anything like me, you’re constantly shuffling around town (or around the country) with bits. No, not those bits; you know the ones I’m talking about: pens, cables, more pens, headphones, USB sticks, pocket knives and pens. They get… Read more ›

Chil’s Notchbook iPad Air case has one great feature that sets it apart form other cases. There’s a notch, or rather a slice, cut into the bottom of the front cover just next to the spine, and this notch lets… Read more ›     

Apple To Hold iPad Event On Tuesday, October 22nd

Apple’s iPad event is slated to happen in two weeks on Tuesday, October 22nd, according to the venerable AllThingsD. Not only will the iPad and iPad mini likely be refreshed, but the “new Mac Pro and OS X Mavericks will likely get some stage time as well.” Expect the unveiling of the fifth-gen iPad with […]

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minivalue  Ever wondered why you can’t pick up a cheap used Mac Mini? No, me either – I always figured the new ones were already cheap enough. But the answer is both interesting and unsurprising. Unsurprsing, because it’s just down to supply and demand. Interesting because – well, let’s ask some people who really know [...]

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Decorations outside of the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco for last year's iPhone 5 eventApple is set to hold its next iPhone event on Tuesday, September 10th, according to AllThingsD, a site that has a spotless track record when it comes to predicting these dates. The rumor mill is predicting that Apple will unveil its successor to the flagship iPhone 5, the iPhone 5S, as well as a lower-cost [...]

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Earlier this year, one of the best computer RPGs of all time, Baldur’s Gate, came to the Mac and iOS. And it was an awesome, awesome, awesome port, with tons of enhanced content and a new iPad-friendly control scheme.

Even better? Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition did well enough that the guys who handled the port, Beamdog, said they were working on a port of Baldur’s Gate II… a game which (and this  [Read More...]

Fast Navigate the Calendar in iOS with a Tap & Hold

Using the Calendar app on the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to navigate far into the future or back in time doesn’t have to be a slow process of constant taps to find a distant event or important date, and neither does jumping back to the current date once you’re far removed. Here are two quick tricks that will dramatically speed up navigation in the iOS Calendar app.

1: Fast Navigate Months & Years in Calendar

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Time to tie executive salaries to stock performance.

Time to tie executive salaries to stock performance, right?

According to a newly-posted shareholder document, Apple now requires executive officers to own three times their annual salary. The CEO is still required to hold ten times his own annual salary in stock, as well.

This current move, as reported by the Wall Street Journal, comes a month after Apple’s board actually opposed a similar measure  [Read More...]

If you made a Venn Diagram with circles for the name and the description of the Aluminum Sliding Bumper Case for iPad Mini, then it would consist of just one circle.

And there’s not really much more to add.

The case is a two-part, rubber-lined bumper which slides onto the littlest iPad. Ir protects the edges from bumps, as bumpers are designed to do, but it also adds a grip all around the  [Read More...]