Production of 12.9-Inch ‘iPad Pro’ Pushed Back to Q3, Device Could Include USB 3.0 Ports

Word on the street today is that production of Apple’s 12.9-inch iPad Pro has been pushed back to the third quarter of the year, according to reports from Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. The device, originally expected to hit the market in April before being pushed back to the second quarter, is now said to … Continue reading Production of 12.9-Inch ‘iPad Pro’ Pushed Back to Q3, Device Could Include USB 3.0 Ports

Mass Production of 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 and New iPads Reportedly Pushed Back to September

Chinese media sources on Thursday reported that mass production of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 was underway, confirming earlier rumours that the device would enter production this month. The new reports were first picked up by GforGames. And considering the increasing number of leaks depicting various 4.7-inch iPhone 6 components, we think it’s safe to assume that … Continue reading Mass Production of 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 and New iPads Reportedly Pushed Back to September

New Mockup of Next-Generation iPad Air Surfaces, Lock Button Still Missing

Rounding up a long week of ‘iPhone 6′ rumours and leaks, Japanese publication ASCII Plus has shared several new images of what it claims is a mockup of Apple’s next-generation iPad Air. The images, first spotted by GforGames, shows the device next to a current-generation iPad Air. Perhaps the most notable difference between the two is … Continue reading New Mockup of Next-Generation iPad Air Surfaces, Lock Button Still Missing

Apple Launches ‘Back to School’ Promotion with Gift Cards for Mac, iPhone and iPad Purchases

As predicted earlier, Apple has launched its annual ‘Back to School’ promotion, offering qualified educational purchasers Apple Store gift cards with every purchase of a Mac, iPad or iPhone. As stated on Apple’s site, in order to qualify for the promotion, users must either be a college student, a student accepted to a college, a parent … Continue reading Apple Launches ‘Back to School’ Promotion with Gift Cards for Mac, iPhone and iPad Purchases

Apple Updates iTunes U with Course Creation, Student Discussion Capabilities on iPad

Pushing ahead with its foray into the classroom, Apple today announced several updates to its iTunes U app, including course creation and course management capabilities directly on the iPad. Apple today announced updates to iTunes U, bringing educators and students great new tools to build and experience educational content on iPad. Beginning July 8, teachers … Continue reading Apple Updates iTunes U with Course Creation, Student Discussion Capabilities on iPad

Next-Generation iPad Air and iPad Mini to Ship With More Durable Touch ID Sensors

Last month, highly reliable Apple analyst Ming-chi Kuo had reiterated in a research note that Apple would be incorporating Touch ID into its next-generation iPad Air and iPad Mini, claiming that shipments of the fingerprint sensor would hit 120 million units this year. Today, Chinese media reports have corroborated Kuo’s claims, adding that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing … Continue reading Next-Generation iPad Air and iPad Mini to Ship With More Durable Touch ID Sensors

Mockup of Next-Generation iPad Air with Touch ID Appears Online

French site Nowhereelse.fr has just posted a new of photos showcasing an alleged prototype of an “iPad Air 2″, which it claims is being auctioned by Japanese mobile site KingMobile (via Google Translate). The most notable feature of the mock-up, which the French site claims is a “perfect replica” of Apple’s next-generation tablet, is the inclusion … Continue reading Mockup of Next-Generation iPad Air with Touch ID Appears Online