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#iPad

# ipad - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Amazon profits nosedive as it takes on Apple in tablet war

The company is selling Kindles at a loss to compete with the iPad – driving its profits down by 73 per cent.

# ipad - Monday 24 October, 2011

'Petulant genius': 7 nuggets from the new Steve Jobs biography

The Apple founder had a brittle manner and didn’t wear deodorant, according to a new book. We’ve put together some of the most telling details.

# ipad - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Late arrival of iPhone 4S sees Apple's Q4 results disappoint

Below expected revenues and earnings saw shares in the world’s leading tech company fall 7 per cent.

# ipad - Sunday 16 October, 2011

California declares today to be Steve Jobs Day

A memorial service will be held in Jobs’ memory at Stanford University this evening, while Californians will celebrate in honour of the Apple co-founder.

# ipad - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Apple secures Australian ban on sale of new Samsung Galaxy tablet

The injunction is just the latest episode of an ongoing patent battle between the two tech rivals.

# ipad - Thursday 6 October, 2011

13 most memorable quotes from Steve Jobs

The Apple co-founder was a gifted orator – these are some of the things he had to say on work, life and death.

Obama leads tributes to "visionary" Steve Jobs Steve Jobs This post contains images

Obama leads tributes to "visionary" Steve Jobs

Tributes flood in from around the world as Apple announces the death of its co-founder and former Chief Executive.

From The Daily Edge “Stay hungry, stay foolish” – Steve Jobs’ address at Stanford Steve Jobs

“Stay hungry, stay foolish” – Steve Jobs’ address at Stanford

You’ll be seeing a lot of this video today – it’s Steve Jobs giving the Commencement Address at Stanford University in 2005.

Obituary: Steve Jobs 1955 - 2011

A visionary, he helped change computers from a geeky hobbyist’s obsession to a necessity of modern life at work and home, and in the process he upended not just personal technology but the cellphone and music industries.

Apple co-founder Steve Jobs dead at 56

The tech company has released a brief statement on its website tonight confirming the news that the visionary former CEO has passed. It follows a long battle with pancreatic cancer.

# ipad - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

At €26 India launches 'world's cheapest tablet'

The computer, called Aakash, or “sky” in Hindi, is the latest in a series of “world’s cheapest” innovations in India.

# ipad - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here's how it works IPad Killer? This post contains videos

Amazon launches the Kindle Fire tablet to rival iPad, here's how it works

Running on Google’s Android system, the price could be a big pull for those in the market for tablet computers.

# ipad - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Here's what to expect from Facebook's most important launch ever

Some new goodies are expected from the company’s F8 conference in San Franciso tomorrow. Here’s what we might see….

# ipad - Friday 9 September, 2011

Apple v Samsung: German court upholds injunction banning sale of Galaxy tablets

The battle between Apple and Samsung continues with another ‘win’ for Apple in Germany today.

IF YOU’RE NOT wearing a black t-shirt or turtleneck today, with blue denim jeans, then you clearly – clearly! – didn’t know today was Dress Like Steve Jobs day. iPhone fan website iPhoneLife.com arranged a Facebook event encouraging people to dress like the Apple founder and former CEO – saying it was its own way to “show our respect and appreciation for a man who has contributed an enormous amount to the world.”

# ipad - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Leaked US note suggests October 21 launch for iPhone 5

A leaked note from retailer Best Buy advises a new ‘Apple fixture installation’ at 6am on October 21. Is that a hint?

# ipad - Friday 2 September, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Friday

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

Here are the tablets Sony hopes will challenge iPad's dominance

Sony has unveiled two new tablets which will go on sale in Europe later this year.

From The Daily Edge Woman buys ‘iPad’, comes home and discovers it’s a plank of wood IPlank

Woman buys ‘iPad’, comes home and discovers it’s a plank of wood

Police are investigating the incident in South Carolina in which a woman was sold an ‘iPad’ in a McDonald’s car park.

# ipad - Thursday 1 September, 2011

For all your dancing needs: Riverdance launches its own app

The worldwide phenomenon is coming to a smartphone or tablet near you.

# ipad - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple with immediate effect Apple

Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple with immediate effect

Co-founder Jobs, 56, steps down as chief executive permanently and with immediate effect; Tim Cook is appointed to succeed him.

# ipad - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Apple wins injunction blocking Irish sale of Samsung Galaxy phones

A Dutch court issues a preliminary injunction blocking the sale of certain models of phones in some countries including Ireland.

# ipad - Friday 19 August, 2011

Apple preparing production of iPad 3 - report

The Wall Street Journal says Apple is gearing up to begin iPad 3 production from October.

# ipad - Monday 15 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Amazon's chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag Not-so-smartphone

Amazon's chief executive wants your phone to have an airbag

Jeff Bezos has failed papers for a patent that’ll fit an airbag to your phone – saving it from damage if you let it fall.

# ipad - Sunday 14 August, 2011

Remember that fake Apple store? China's found 22 more - in ONE city

Authorities in Kunming have gone on the hunt for more fake “Apple Stores” – and found another 22 unauthorised sellers.

# ipad - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Apple wins injunction blocking import of Samsung Galaxy tablets

Every country in the EU – except for the Netherlands – is subject to the injunction given by a court in Dusseldorf.

# ipad - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Apple (briefly) becomes the world's most valuable company

Apple is now worth 39 times as much as it was ten years ago – and yesterday overtook ExxonMobil as the biggest cheese.

# ipad - Thursday 4 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge How to turn heads using nothing but an iPad... as a head Work Can Wait

How to turn heads using nothing but an iPad... as a head

Heads were turned in New York, in more ways than one.

# ipad - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Solar panels may be used for smartphones and tablets

Apple and Samsung are planning to use solar panels for consumer electronics like smartphones and computer tablets.

# ipad - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

New Facebook iPad app 'discovered' by student

An engineering student discovered a hole in the latest Facebook iPhone app update that enabled him to see what may be the iPad version.

# ipad - Monday 25 July, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From The Daily Edge The top 6 weird and wonderful Apple stories Apple Insanity This post contains videos

The top 6 weird and wonderful Apple stories

From Apple-mania to lifesaving apps, we take a look at some of the remarkable stories inspired by the company…

From The Daily Edge Chinese authorities shut imposter 'Apple stores' - as more are uncovered elsewhere Rotten Apples This post contains images

Chinese authorities shut imposter 'Apple stores' - as more are uncovered elsewhere

Two of the five shops masquerading as Apple Stores have been shut down by authorities for not having the right licence.

# ipad - Thursday 21 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Here's the Apple store selling iPhones and iPads that's actually a fake IFake

Here's the Apple store selling iPhones and iPads that's actually a fake

China, long known for producing counterfeit consumer gadgets, software and brand name clothing, has reached a new piracy milestone – fake Apple stores.

# ipad - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Amazon to do battle with iPad with tablet of its own

It will reportedly run Google’s Android operating system.

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The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…Gilmore seeks urgent Vatican meeting, Troika chiefs set to deliver verdict, great news for Sligo design students, and a date with Justin Timberlake.

# ipad - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Apple turns up the heat on HTC in the patent war

The iPad and iPod maker claims that smartphone and tablet maker HTC has copied aspects if its design.

# ipad - Friday 8 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Son of Georgia's president sets world record for iPad typing speed IPad

Son of Georgia's president sets world record for iPad typing speed

Yes, that IS a real headline. Eduard Saakashvilli can type the alphabet quicker than you or anyone else on Earth.

# ipad - Monday 4 July, 2011

Samsung v Apple: the battle continues

Samsung has voluntarily dropped one of its lawsuits against Apple but the tit-for-tat legal battle rages on.

# ipad - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.