Posts Categorized: iPad

Apple Announces iOS 8 and Mac OS X ‘Yosemite’

At the keynote event for its annual Worldwide Developer’s Conference today, Apple announced and previewed the next versions of the operating systems for its mobile devices and Macintosh computers. Both iOS 8 and Mac OS 10.10 Yosemite will be released to the public this fall and will be free of charge. iOS 8 gets several… Read more »

Fantastical 2 for iPad Now Available

Flexibits has released a version of its gorgeous and highly functional calendar app for iPad. Fantastical 2 for iPad debuted in the App Store this morning and offers the same natural language event creation feature that debuted in the Mac version plus the ability to display a month, list, and “day ticker” view all at… Read more »

Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel for iPad Now Available

Microsoft released its staple office applications – Word, PowerPoint, and Excel – in Apple’s App Store yesterday. The apps are free to download and use to view existing documents though document creation and editing require an Office 365 subscription, which costs $99 per year and allows use of the apps on up to five iPads…. Read more »

Clear for iPhone and iPad Goes Free for 24 Hours

Since Apple doesn’t allow developers to charge additional money for app upgrades, their hands are tied when it comes to deciding how to handle significant changes to an app. Developers can either bite the bullet and just release an upgrade without earning any additional money from those who already purchased the app, or they can… Read more »

Apple Announces Fifth-Generation iPad and Retina Display iPad mini

At today’s media event, Apple announced the next generation models of its iPad and iPad mini tablets. The full-sized iPad is now called the iPad Air to recognize its thinner and lighter design compared to its predecessors and the iPad mini gets the higher resolution Retina display. The full-sized iPad retains its 9.7-inch Retina display… Read more »

Apple to Hold Media Event on October 22

Image courtesy of AllThingsD As reported today by AllThingsD, Apple sent invitations to selected media outlets for an event to be held at 10:00 AM Pacific Time on October 22 at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. The invitation states “We still have a lot to cover” and it’s widely expected… Read more »

‘Clear’ Makes Its Way to iPad

Realmac Software has released a universal version of Clear, its lists app that first debuted for iPhone in early 2012, followed by a Mac version six months later. The new universal version of Clear has been redesigned for i0S 7 and includes some unique features for the iPad’s larger screen. Clear features an icon, fonts, and… Read more »

Apple Releases iOS 7 With Redesigned Interface, iTunes Radio, Air Drop, and More

As announced at a press event earlier this month, Apple has released iOS 7 today as promised. The newest version of Apple’s operating system for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, which was initially unveiled in June, rocks a “flat” design complete with a new color palette and typography as well as several new features. The… Read more »

Apple Announces iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c

As expected, Apple announced new iPhone models at its media event, revealing the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c. The iPhone 5s is the successor to the current iPhone 5 and the iPhone 5c is a new, lower-cost model with a plastic housing and feature set similar to the existing iPhone 5. The iPhone 5s looks… Read more »