If you think the iPad 2 and new Kindles are small and lightweight tablets, you ain’t seen nothing yet. Samsung is developing flexible displays that it plans on using for new smartphone and tablet devices.
This clever new book is a parody of “Goodnight Moon” for the tech generation. Watch a narrated version of the story below, and click here to learn more about it or buy “Goodnight iPad: a Parody for the next generation”
CNN has bought Zite, an iPad app that offers personalized discovery of news content in a sleek design. It will continue to run Zite as a stand-alone business, while also incorporating some of its technology into its websites and other products
Usability guru Jakob Nielsen says, “iPad apps are inconsistent and have low feature discoverability, with frequent user errors due to accidental gestures. An overly strong print metaphor and weird interaction styles cause further usability problems.”
Shortly after the iPad was released Saturday, Conan O’Brien wrote on Twitter: “Just got the new iPad. This amazing device has already revolutionized the way I use a calculator.”
Here are some of the major news sites that have optimized their websites for the iPad, meaning among other things you can view video on them despite the lack of Flash.
David Letterman’s Top Ten Questions to Ask Yourself Before Waiting in Line for the iPad…
IWantOneofThose.com reports on a new iPhone to iPad converter for only £89.99: “Fancy an iPad but can’t stretch the budget quite that far? Well why not get yourself a Pad-Dock? It’s a portable dock for your iPhone that magically turns it into an iPad! Well, maybe not magically, but it certainly is clever. Using a [...]
CNET UK reports: “The head of Apple’s design department has exclusively admitted to CNET UK that the iPad began as a silly in-joke — only for Apple chief executive Steve Jobs to think it was real. “Of course, it all started as a bit of a laugh,” said design foreman and shop steward Jony Ive [...]