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# ipad - Monday 19 March, 2012

Apple will use cash for dividends and stock buyback

The best place to put Apple’s cash? Back into its shares, of course.

# ipad - Sunday 18 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Story about abuse at Apple factory was false says US radio show This American Life

Story about abuse at Apple factory was false says US radio show

This American Life had broadcast a show in January which said abuse was happening at Apple factories in China – but now it has retracted the show and apologised.

# ipad - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Apple shares hit record high of $600

Investors are salivating at the imminent iPad3 release.

# ipad - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

£50 iPads will not be delivered by Tesco

‘Every little helps’ slogan not applied in this case.

# ipad - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

iPad 3 launched, goes on sale in Ireland on 23 March

Apple CEO Tim Cook was in San Francisco today to launch the latest version of the tablet device.

Here’s your iPad 3 rumour round-up ahead of Apple’s expected unveiling

Will this evening’s Apple event reveal the next iPad?

# ipad - Monday 5 March, 2012

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

All the day’s big stories, plus any bits and pieces you may have missed…

Confused about the new version of Windows? Here’s everything you need to know

What’s new in Windows 8? And how come there’ll be two different types of OS for tablets? Business Insider explains.

# ipad - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Apple expected to unveil iPad 3 at event next week

Invitations were sent to the news media today with it widely anticipated that the latest version of Apple’s hugely successful tablet will be unveiled.

# ipad - Sunday 19 February, 2012

How and why the Pakistani military is making tablets

Critics argue that the Pakistani military should focus on protecting the country but others argue that the foray into the consumer market boosts national pride.

Here are the 10 most important new features in Apple’s new Mac OS Apple This post contains images

Here are the 10 most important new features in Apple’s new Mac OS

Apple’s Mountain Lion operating system will be rolling out in late summer – here’s what you need to know about it.

# ipad - Thursday 16 February, 2012

One year after Lion, Apple previews Mountain Lion

The new Mac operating system update will copy even more iPhone/iPad features and apps.

# ipad - Monday 13 February, 2012

Apple shares now cost more than iPads

Apple is now the most valuable company in the world, with a single share setting you back more than an iPad 2.

Apple supplier Foxconn audited by independent group

Tech company Apple says that the Fair Labor Association will inspect manufacturing areas and dormitories at the plants.

# ipad - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Apple to launch iPad 3 next month – report

The company will debut its tablet upgrade in the first week of March, according to reports.

# ipad - Monday 6 February, 2012

German online sales ban for iPhone and iPad overturned

A temporary suspension on the ban, which came in after a patent infringement case brought by Motorola Mobility, may last days or weeks.

# ipad - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Here are all the iPad 3 rumours we know about so far…

We’ve got some titbits on the size, shape and features of the new iPad – and how likely they are…

EU to investigate Samsung as Germany blocks sale of its tablets

Samsung and Apple are engaged in a strategic war over patents in many countries across the world as they try to draw market share away from each other.

# ipad - Sunday 29 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# ipad - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

iPhones sales soar and profits double at Apple

As one analyst put it: “They just demolished it”.

# ipad - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Apple claims to ‘reinvent textbooks’ with move into education market

Apple unveils a new textbook section of its iBookstore, which it says will eliminate the need for heavy and expensive books.

# ipad - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Here’s how to access Wikipedia during its 24-hour blackout

How to get around its internet blackout, if you want…

# ipad - Friday 13 January, 2012

Apple discloses suppliers for the first time

The company been criticised for its labour and environmental practices, especially in China.

# ipad - Friday 6 January, 2012

World’s youngest App developer follows up with PizzaBot sequel

Cork lad Harry Moran, 13, has released a seasonal edition of his chart-topping PizzaBot game for the iPhone, iPad and Mac.

# ipad - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Yay! 12 things that will be cheaper in 2012 2012 This post contains images

Yay! 12 things that will be cheaper in 2012

2012 will be a year for wine-drinking holidaymakers who love electronics, seemingly.

# ipad - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Man uses iPad to cross US border (or does he?) IPassport

Man uses iPad to cross US border (or does he?)

Canadian Martin Reisch says a customs officer allowed him to pass into the US with only a scan of his passport on his iPad.

Let the rumours begin: iPad 3 to be released in March?

The only thing analysts appear to be agreed on is that a release of the next generation iPad will happen in the first quarter of this year.

# ipad - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Over 1 billion apps downloaded in Christmas week

The downloads total between December 25 and 31 is thought to be the highest number of downloads ever recorded.

# ipad - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Apple archive reveals why Steve Jobs chose the name ‘Apple’

In an interview, which is part of the Apple archive located in Stanford University in California, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak describe why they chose the iconic name.

From The Daily Edge Apps for Apes brings iPads to Orangutans Apps4apes

Apps for Apes brings iPads to Orangutans

The pilot programme, run by Orangutan Outreach in Milwaukee Zoo, is helping to keep orangutans from feeling isolated while in captivity.

iPrime Minister: David Cameron to get his own iPad app

What would you get the Prime Minister who has everything? Well his own app of course…

# ipad - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Apple may be forced to rename iPad in China after court ruling

A Chinese court says another company registered the ‘iPad’ name in 2000 – meaning Apple may be forced to rename the unit there.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# ipad - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Google launches music store to rival iTunes

The company will sell 13million tracks over its Android store, Google announced on the same day as it relaunched its Gmail iPhone app.

# ipad - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store – just hours after launching

Google apologises to users but no word on when the app will be made available again.

From TheJournal.ie TG4 launches free Irish language app TG4

TG4 launches free Irish language app

Does anyone know how to say ‘app’ as Gaeilge?

# 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

From TheJournal.ie California declares today to be Steve Jobs Day Steve Jobs Day

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.