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Microsoft Mini Tablets

Microsoft expected to release mini tablet to compete with Apple. http://appleinsider.com/articles/13/04/19/microsoft-partners-readying-ipad-mini-competitors-for-later-this-year

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Apple Samsung Verdict: Who’s going to feel it?

With Apple winning a clear victory in their battle with Samsung, being rewarded $1.05 billion in damages, with the judge having the authority to bump that up to $3 billion because Samsung infringed on Apple’s patents knowingly, who else is going to be hit by this?  It is clear that Samsung got hit very hard […]

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Samsung Close to iPad Alternative

I found an interesting article that gives a very detailed description of the newest Samsung tablet that is set to release.  The new Samsung tablet will have an 11.8 inch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 making for 256ppi.  This new screen will put Samsung’s tablet in the running to rival Apple’s Retina […]

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Apple Stores to Match Discounts on iPhones

Apple has announced that it will allow its retail employees to match prices offered by some of the big box chains for their devices.  Apple is authorizing $49 discounts on their devices, which is very unusual for Apple seeing that they rarely discount their devices.  Every now and then Apple will budge on their pricing […]

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iPad mini cases appear with tiny tablet details – SlashGear

There are more intriguing rumors about the possible emergence of a mini iPad. As you may have read in one of my Previous Posts, there were rumors of an Asian manufacturer working with Apple to create this new device. The latest clue is coming from a case designer called “Devicewear” that depict a mini iPad […]

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Amazon Planning 3 New Tablets

In my last post I had mentioned that the giants of the industry were passing the creative ball back and forth in a form of one-upsmanship.  Google released their Nexus 7 and now there are rumors of Apple releasing the smaller version of the iPad to compete in this domain of smaller tablets and now […]

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Rumors of Smaller Apple Tablet

The idea of Apple producing a smaller tablet is becoming closer and closer a reality.  Members of some of Apple Inc’s component suppliers, who wish to remain unnamed, reported that Apple had contacted them to prepare for mass production of a smaller tablet and that a launch was near.  The suspected date for manufacturing to […]

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Apple Losing Lead Engineer

Apple has announced that Bob Mansfield will be retiring after 13 years with Apple.  Mansfield has oversaw every major hardware release Apple has brought to the marketplace in the past decade including the iPod, iPhone, iPad and the MacBook Air.  This is a very impressive resume because when one looks at that list, it is […]

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