The Truth About 9:41 or 9:42 Displayed on iOS Devices

iOS devices display time
Have you ever wondered why iPhones and iPads always have 9:41 or 9:42 as the displayed time in advertising material? Take the iPhone 6 displayed on Apple’s home page. And also look at the iPads. Source If you’ve been following each keynote ever since Steve Jobs first introduced the iPhone, then you probably already know Read more…

Relive Your High School Days With the Trapper Keeper – for Your iPad

trapper keeper
Remember those days when the cool kids had Trapper Keeper notebooks? Everyone who had one was in the “in” crowd. Everyone else was either envious or just didn’t care (although I think it was more of the former). Now, you can have the chance to relive those days when you were cool, or you can Read more…

How to Prepare an iPhone for Sale

How to Prepare an iPhone for Sale
One of the best uses for an old iPhone is to sell it, but with most of our lives stored on these mobile devices, giving them to someone you don’t know can be a little scary. Simply removing your apps and email accounts isn’t enough to make sure you’re good to sell. There could still Read more…

New Apple Ad Features Composer Esa-Pekka, and It’s Elegantly Moving

esa-pekka
Apple’s “Your Verse” ad line has been consistent in making a good impression, but this new version featuring classical music composer and conductor Esa-Pekka is something else. Esa-Pekka Salonen is a Finnish composer and conductor and is currently the Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the Philharmonia Orchestra in London and Conductor Laureate of the Read more…

The Booqpad for iPad Air Doubles as a Paper Notepad

ipad air case
I could be wrong, but I think that I am not the only person who still likes carrying around a paper notepad/notebook. While I do use Trello and Evernote regularly, there is something extra satisfying about hearing the almost silent scratching of a pen on paper. There’s also something about firmly writing (or crossing out Read more…

So Microsoft Office Is Now on the iPad

Microsoft Office for iPad
Haters will be haters, and whether it’s Apple or Microsoft that is the target, there is no arguing with those people who have a blind hatred of these particular brands. If you’re more open-minded, though, you probably are not averse to the idea of using Microsoft Office on your iPad – or Mac, for that Read more…

Save $42 on a Belkin Keyboard Folio Case

Belkin Keyboard Folio Case
I’ve always wanted a keyboard case for the iPad, but I never got around to getting one, their price range being one of the deterrents. Then again, now that I’ve been through a couple of different iPads, I have gotten quite used to the virtual keyboard, so I don’t think I’m going to be looking Read more…

TwelveSouth’s SurfacePad Case for the Ipad Mini Looks Good AND Has Got a Lot of Smarts

SurfacePad for the iPad Mini
That’s what the “Apple only” accessory maker says about their new iPad Mini case, and after perusing the page for the new product, I am bound to agree! We don’t have a lot of TwelveSouth products at home, but what we have are certainly some of the best Apple accessories we’ve bought. Sure, they’re not Read more…

The DuMont iPad Mini Stand Will Take You Down Memory Lane

DuMont iPad Mini Case
Well, it depends on how old you are, and if you had the fortune of having experienced the old-style TV enclosed in a beautiful wooden casing. While we didn’t have a TV set growing up, I have very fond memories of summer days at my grandparents watching old school cartoons in black and white, cherishing Read more…

Microsoft Office for iPad Still Alive…

Microsoft Office for iPad
…or not? Microsoft for iPad has been in the works – at least that’s what we’ve been hearing – for some time now, but doubts as to whether or not it will become reality are rife as well. It’s not that Microsoft has totally ignored iOS – there’s the iPhone app that requires a subscription Read more…