Posts About: 'ipad'

Arthur C. Clarke Invented The iPad

I’m reading 2001: A Space Odyssey at the moment and was struck by this passage in which Arthur C. Clarke essentially describes the iPad, some 40 years before its invention by Apple. He would plug his foolscap-sized newspad into the ship’s information circuit and scan the latest reports from Earth. He then continues to describe the Read the article…

Steve Jobs

I was up rather late last night, and thought I’d check Twitter on my iPad one last time before heading to bed. I did so just as the news of Steve Jobs passing away hit Twitter; somehow it felt fitting to be watching people express their sadness and thanks on one of the amazing devices Read the article…

WingStand

I came across the WINGStand today, a wonderfully elegant way to add a real keyboard to your iPad. If I still had my iPad I’d definitely be pledging my support for  this invention via Kickstarter.

iMoka

Whilst making my coffee this morning I remembered this video I shot a while back as a test of iMovie on the iPhone and iPad. I was surprised just how good the video from the iPhone is, but also surprised at what a palaver it is to get the movie off of the iPhone and Read the article…

Responsive Web Design

For months now I’ve been searching for a new theme for my blog. I wanted something simple yet stylish, with great typography, that used textures and colour well, and I quite fancied a retro Americana feel. Above all I really wanted it to be a responsive design. I’d just about given up looking, and was Read the article…

The English and the French

The English The French Vive la différence!

iPad 2 Queue

I’m sitting in the sun, being brought coffee, tea and cake whilst I wait to hopefully by an iPad 2. I queued for the iPhone 4, and the chap in front of me got the last one. I’m hoping for better luck this time. Fingers crossed.