Discounted iPad Attracting New Customers?
When the new iPad was released, Apple continued to sell the iPad 2, albeit at a lower price of $399. This has attracted quite a number of buyers, especially those in the education field. Time Cook – CEO of Apple – predicted that the lower price of the iPad would be enticing to many people and would broaden its potential buyers. The iPad, today, continues to win the hearts of many institutions, especially those in the K to 12 for learning purposes. In fact K to 12 institutions are buying more iPads in comparison to Macs.
iPad and Mac Hybrid – Is That Even Possible
Waiting for that possible release of a Macbook and iPad hybrid? Well, that isn’t going to happen soon – with Apple’s CEO Tim Cook himself brushing off the idea. The idea was brought up by an analyst, but Cook shot down the idea, calling it a compromise for the consumer.
A lot of things can be made to converge, but in the process of convergence, tradeofss and sacrifices must be made in terms of features, which may end up to be non-pleasing to the end user …………………………. Read more: http://asia.cnet.com/
Left Your iPad In An Airplane?
When an airplane lands, most people check out their smart phones before getting off the plane. However, most harried passengers are leaving a common thing behind – their iPads. Indeed, airlines are currently reporting hundreds of tablet PCs, iPads and other e-readers left behind by travelers. Due to lack of name or ID tags or due to password protection – most carriers have a hard time reuniting these devices with their owners. Each airline has a different time span for keeping lost items, and Virgin America Airlines keeps them for thirty days before declaring them lost and donating at least two iPads to charity every month ………………….. read more: http://online.wsj.com/