The world’s most advanced mobile operating system just keeps getting better. The free iOS 4.3 Software Update comes with new features that let you do even more with your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. One new cool feature in iOS 4.3 for the iPad 2 is the option to customize the switch on the side of your iPad to lock the screen rotation or mute the volume. So you can lock your iPad display in landscape or portrait. Or quickly go from volume on to volume off. Just configure the side switch in Settings to toggle between your options. » The iOS 4.3 Software Update Is Coming Soon!
Apple announced the iPad 2! It has a new thinner design “33% thinner” and 15% lighter, a Dual-Core A5 chip, Two Cameras and the created a new iPad Smart Cover, this all for $499 “a 16GB WiFi-only version”. All these extras and thinner design still gives you the same 10 hours of battery life. You can now use FaceTime and create HD videos, all on a faster iPad. » iPad 2 Announced: Available On 11 March!
Apple sent out invitations for its next official iPad event on Wednesday morning “March 2″ at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts at 10 a.m. PST. It looks like the iPad 2 will be announced really soon . They use the slogan “Come see what 2011 will be the year of.”, well they mean the iPad ofcourse. We will keep you updated next week, and ofcourse we will let you know whats happening at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts March 2.
Normally Apple will release a new iPhone every year in the month June and July. But BusinessInsider got some information this year’s expected iPhone 5 may not launch until September. Berger writes, “For the iPhone 5, we continue to hear that a July launch is unlikely, with various casing suppliers and touch suppliers still ramping up, with some chip vendors not having yet received firm iPhone 5 orders, and with other sockets like the image sensor (most likely going to Omnivision exclusively, but with some potential for Sony to split that socket) still in flux. » iPhone 5 May Not Launch Until September
CNN reported that a Georgia man “Ken Lemal” is claiming WalMart sold him a fake iPad and now the company won’t refund his money. He bought an iPad but came home with a “liePad”, everything is fake “as you can see in the movie after the break”. “This is obviously not a real iPad,” said Myles Foley, the Apple technician. “This looks to be a store display.” Lemal wants his money back and figures the only way to go about it now is a lawsuit. Check the news report “movie” after the break. » Man Claims Walmart Sold Fake iPad!
Apple today announced an exclusive opportunity for Verizon Wireless’ 94 million customers to pre-order iPhone 4 online beginning on Thursday, February 3 through the Apple Store (www.apple.com) and at www.verizonwireless.com/iphone. Due to high demand, customer orders will be fulfilled on a first come, first served basis. After the break you can see “how you to get yours”. » iPhone 4 Available On Verizon February 10!
Just a quick note to tell you Apple released iTunes 10.1.2. iTunes 10.1.2 provides a number of important stability and performance improvements. iTunes 10.1 came with several new features and improvements. You can now use AirPlay to instantly and wirelessly stream videos from iTunes to the all-new Apple TV and Sync with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 4.2.