iPad

New eighth generation iPad now available

Earlier this week on Tuesday, Apple unveiled the new eighth generation entry level iPad, and while this week you could order the iPad, starting today it is now available fully. Apple has left everything on the iPad the same, aside from the chip – Apple has updated the chip from the A10 to the A12 Bionic, bringing the neural engine to the entry level iPad for the first time. iPad eighth […]

Apple launches new 8th generation entry level iPad

Yesterday, at its ‘Time Flies’ event, Apple introduced a new updated iPad, bringing the entry level model up to the eighth generation with this new relatively minor update. The seventh generation from 2019 was the first model to jump from a 9.7-inch screen size to the larger 10.2-inch screen and the new eighth generation is visually identical to the outgoing model. Apple has updated the chip from the A10 to […]

Microsoft Office apps on iPad will soon get trackpad support

According to The Verge and TechCrunch who both had reports today, Microsoft will soon add trackpad support to its suite of Office apps, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Support is due to come this autumn. This news comes shortly after Apple updated iPadOS recently with native support for trackpads and mice, with iOS 13.4 and then even more recently, the new Magic Keyboard case for iPad Pro. via: The Verge

Microsoft is testing multi-window support for Office on iPadOS

The iPad has had multi-window support for a couple of years now, since iOS 9 and as time goes on more and more apps are being updated to support split screen support, with multi-windows for each application the support came with iPadOS 13. Safari has had this support for a while too, and now Microsoft is testing support for iPadOS so users can open up multiple Word documents and PowerPoint […]

Apple releases iPadOS 13.4.1 with fix for the FaceTime issue

Today Apple has released iPadOS 13.4.1 as well as iOS 13.4.1 for iPhone and iPod touch, the main headline change is the fix for the FaceTime bug which was introduced in iOS and iPadOS 13.4 a few weeks ago. A bug was discovered recently for FaceTime where users running iOS 13.4 or iPadOS 13.4 were unable to video call users on iOS 9.3.6 and earlier as well as those on […]

Apple now has purchase limits on iPhones, new iPad Pro and new MacBook Air

Apple this week introduced a brand new MacBook Air, new iPad Pro and also an updated Mac mini and as of Thursday, Apple has had to introduce purchase limits for all the iPhone models, the new iPad Pro models and the new MacBook Air. This purchase limit is live worldwide. Apple is limiting the purchase of five each per customer of the new MacBook Air and the new Mac mini […]

iPadOS 13.4 will be available on 24th March, will bring trackpad support

Today, Apple has launched the brand new fourth generation iPad Pro, which has a new camera, updated A12Z Bionic chip and much more. But also alongside the new iPad – Apple announced the new Magic Keyboard cover/stand which will work with the third generation iPad Pro as well as this new one. One of the major changes is now the addition of a trackpad and also, finally – iPadOS will […]

Apple announces new iPad Pro models, faster, better cameras and more

Today, Apple has announced a brand new iPad Pro model which has a new camera system, LiDAR, new system on a chip and also a new keyboard accessory which has an integrated trackpad. The last version of the iPad Pro was introduced at the end of 2018 and featured the new design with no home button, Face ID and edge to edge displays. The new iPad Pro models are based […]

Apple launches repair program for iPad Air screen issues

Last week, Apple launched a new repair program for the most recent generation of the iPad Air, the third generation which was launched last year. Apparently a small amount of iPad Air devices manufactured between March 2019 and October 2019 had an issue where the screen would just go blank, but it would be a permeant issue. Apple hasn’t expanded on what the issue may be and what causes it, […]

Instagram does want to make an iPad app, but “we only have so many people”

Instagram users have been asking and begging Instagram to make a version of the app for the iPad for the past, nearly ten years. Instagram is also, one of the most downloaded App Store apps ever. Parent company Facebook has an iPad version of Facebook, Pages, Messenger and the Ad manager and WhatsApp might be coming to iPad at some stage. Instagram has still not budged on offering an iPad […]