An iPad stand doesn’t have to be complicated and ugly. Take the Griffin’s Loop iPad Stand, it’s a clean and simple stand for your iPad that will charge or sync your iPad while you use it in landscape or portrait mode. It’s a weighted dock with soft cushioned inserts to protect your iPad from scratches. More info and a video after the break. » Griffin’s Loop iPad Stand
Apple announced in a press release that this Friday, July 23 the iPad will finally be released in 9 more countries including The Netherlands, Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, New Zealand and Singapore. There is nothing known about the price yet or when the next ship starts, but Apple said they will announce availability and local pricing for these additional countries at a later date. One thing is for sure, the iPad will be available in more countries are promised before the end of the year.
oStylus is a new stylus for touchscreens like the iPad, specifically designed for drawing and sketching. Normally your view is blocked by your finger, but the oStylus is designed so you can see lines and colours as they are being drawn thanks to a hole in the middle. The oStylus isn’t available yet but is coming soon. Movie after the break. » See What You Are Drawing With The oStylus
That the iPad can be useful for artist has just been proven by Kyle Lambert who painted a portrait of Beyonce with only his finger. Kyle used the brushes tool and took him 6 hours to finish his picture. An other artist speed painting can be found here.
My artwork combines traditional painting techniques with cutting edge technology to produce rich, realistic portraits and character based concepts and designs. The iPad expands the possibilities for artists like myself to take digital artwork creation away from the computer and out into the world.
Mobile Vikings is introducing a “data only” SIM card that can be used for the iPad, iPhone or laptop including 1GB data during 1 month for just €12. This only includes data traffic “internet” so you cant make calls or send text messages. Its not a subscription but a prepaid SIM card that you can upgrade any time you would like. You can upgrade you SIM with €15 or €40. » Mobile Vikings Data SIM Card
You think the Apple logo on the back of the iPad is boring? Well maybe the old school Apple Rainbow version designed by Rob Janoff back in 1976 is perfect for you? If it is, you can purchase a Apple Rainbow sticker online in the Etsy store for under $5. Source [FSM]
Three days ago I showed you a movie about the iPhone 4 which was shot with a .50 Cal Sniper. Well after they shot the iPhone 4 “and the iPad” with a sniper, “weird enough” they couldn’t sync the iDevices with iTunes anymore. So what do you do, go to the Apple store and ask for a refund.