Category Archives: News

Another major site adopts HTML5, or “Why am I not surprised?”

This time, according to reports, it’s  Considering the manner in which they make their TV shows available, by itself this is excellent news. The bigger deal of course is that it’s part of a large and ongoing trend.  Whether … Continue reading

Posted in content, News | Tagged , | 7 Comments

And now we know…

…March 12 for U.S. pre-orders for *all* models including 3G version, with wifi-only models set for delivery on April 3 and the 3G models some time later. Putting the reminder in my calendar now…

Posted in News | Tagged , | 6 Comments

Here come the mags! And other fun…

According to the NY Times, mega publisher Conde Nast is planning to take an extremely aggressive stance in pursuing a publishing model on the iPhone. This is quite exciting to me, not because it’s unexpected, but rather because with every … Continue reading

Posted in content, Features, News, Rumors | Tagged , | 2 Comments

And so it begins (again)

From comes a report that George Fox University will offer incoming freshmen a choice of an iPad or a Macbook.  Do they know something about the iPad that the rest of us do not?  Almost surely not.  However, they … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

“An iPad Is Not a Laptop” – Gizmodo

Gizmodo posted an interesting report from a coffee shop in NYC that currently has a no-laptop policy. The coffeeshop/laptop culture is obviously pretty popular, but it definitely leaves a place feeling a little sterile. Cafe Grumpy’s no-laptop policy is a … Continue reading

Posted in Hardware, Musings, News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment