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To me, the LEAST useful way to use this is attached to a phone. The flexibility is the disconnection. Imagine table-top or macro photography connected to a remote iPad. Or stick it on the end of a monopod and hold up above a crowd. Attach it to your…
Apple, please don't ever get rid of the home button. Having a single, physical, 'reset' button is what allows a 2 year old child to use an iPad. i use both an iPad and a kindle fire. The fire is missing that button, and i (an adult) sometimes have t…
Quote: Originally Posted by I am a Zither Zather Zuzz Everybody I know who bought a Kindle Fire returned it and bought an iPad. Have owned iPads from the start, wouldn't give it up. But have enjoyed a Fire I got as a company gift. Really slick…
Quote: Originally Posted by Prof. Peabody True, but there care no good bluetooth headphone solutions for music, only for talking on the phone. You either have to deal with mono and/or poor quality sound, or you have to connect a giant dongl…
I bought Al Gore book for iPad, was expecting much more. Very disappointed and quickly deleted it. Effects were only for show, took huge amount of space for no benefit. Also the same with the first newstand magazines I got. Just used effects for no …
Quote: Originally Posted by eightzero Underwhelmed. First time I've seen Apple announce something that is largely irrelevant. And with iBooks Author, now anyone can make a textbook with crappy content, and claim it is a "published textbook." I ca…
Not going to be easy for the competitors. They now have to either be equal AND cheaper then ipad, since Apple is the 'high priced, premium' brand, that happens to also be the cost leader. Or be same price and better. But better and more expensive w…
Quote: Originally Posted by Paul94544 Open/Closed whatever a new word - Android is Clopen 'Clopen', thats worth keeping! Useful and entertaining term.
I'd hate to see the home button go away, just like taking away the ipad rotation lock button really sucked. But not a huge deal either way for me, I could remember a gesture. but on the other hand, the ipad is an amazing device for young kids, ev…
Quote: Originally Posted by Joe hs How exactly would iOS work on apple TV? It's a completely different category of device to iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad. Many of the existing apps could be used on your tv, with some sort of remote pointing d…
AppleTV with iOS. That could be pretty amazing, if apple provides APIs to grab/overlay the video/audio stream and access to the tuner controls.
check out http://gizmodo.com/259271/next-gen-i...urface-on-back Old story that show how this could be used. I remembered seeing this before, wasn't sure it was apple. Actually a very cool idea as it allows manipulation without blocking the screen.