After the iPhone 4 has been embellished with its own incomparable style in the last year, the Gresso has reasonably itself into the iPad. The Russian Company has a good reputation when it comes to the luxury mobile and smart phones industry and the most of them are extremely beyond the means of a common consumer.
You must be remembering the example of the ‘Lady Diamond’ Model which was released back in year 2009, it was inlaid with diamonds and gold. It was available for sale worth 5,500 dollars!
With the dawn of the New Year, the company is having its targets anticipated to offer an iPad that is made up of precious African Blackwood, which is going to be around 200 years old. The Apple’s logo will be adorned at the back of the tablet, shimmering like never before, as it is going to be plated with the 18ct gold.
The price of this luxurious tab has not been revealed yet; thus, probably, the vast majority of the consumer base is not going to keel over in shock!
Every school is striving hard to be the one ahead of others when it comes to adopting and applying the latest technology. Until now, many have been made available to their students; however, the recent fad is to clinch the latest from the communication technology which has entertainment and computer, just all in one, the iPad!!!!
It has been recently reported that the public Schools in the New York City have acquired approximately 2000 iPads whereas in Chicago, more than 200 schools have filed a grant for the same purpose. In the states of Virginia and California, all the schools have by now achieved the iPads in a big way.
In some of the schools, the students were provided with the iPads which were useful in substituting the books on two subjects. Students can use them on both at school and at home. It priced them around $56 and 250 of taxpayers were incorporated for this innovative idea; however, this has been claimed that this is going to eventually benefit in the long-term.
The approach of integrating advanced technology in schools at the right time turns out to be an investment which is going to be extremely fruitful in the future. Other than that, students can carry the light-weighted gadget with them.
What do you think about this investment?? Have you say!!
The iPhone and iPad apps manufacturers of Apple have recently filed a claim that the personal information of their users has been sent out to the advertising network companies for promotion purposes. This has been done without taking any permission from the customers.
The case has been filed in San Jose, California, federal court on 23rd December. It alleges that these apps are containing a large number of data or information which is related to its gadget users such as usernames, passwords, and contact list. Other than this, it also has a comprehensive bio-data of users’ concerning their earnings, gender, age and many more factors. The petitioners alleged that sharing such kind of personal information with the consent of the user certainly breaks the privacy as well as the national laws. Court has been reached, so that strict actions can be taken against Apple along with its application manufacturers.
The case was filed with the support of a person named Jonathan Lalo, who lives in Los Angeles County. He claimed that Apple and its apps manufacturers can easily track its customers and their personal information because both iPhones and iPads have an integrated device named as ‘global unique device identifier’. This device is useful in tracking any kind of information or data which is related to the consumers all around the world.
Let’s wait for the Courts decision!
We all know that Apple is always way ahead of the entire competition; At least when it is about creating the buzz over the World Wide Web in terms of its unique and latest products.
This is something which the list of some particular keywords has shown us, these are the words that ascended the fastest in the Google search engine request throughout year 2010 for the consumer electronics, gadgets and products.
Leading this particular category of Google’s most recent Zeitgeist is the Apple’s iPad. It is a multimedia touch screen tablet manufactured by Apple and it is standing out as the trendiest hi-tech gadget of the modern times. One other gadget from the Steve Jobs’ firm that stands second on the listing is the iPhone 4; it is the latest and hottest addition to the Apple’s range of smartphones.
The gadget that ranks third is the Nokia “5530 XpressMusic; thus confirming that consumers around the world are still interested in such mobile phones; however, they are losing the ground…
After Apple and Google, Now it is Microsoft Corporation which is planning introducing its latest Windows 7 mobile applications for Smart Phones. According to the media reports, Microsoft Corporation is anticipated to work on this latest version of its core Windows OS for gadgets like tablets. It has been confirmed by the Microsoft sources that Windows Phone 7 software application is soon projected to hit the global Smart Phones market.
Smart Phones, it is one of the most booming sectors in the telephony world. And now, Microsoft is considering establishing its hold in the Smartphone’s market. The analysts assume that Apple and Google have made the market extremely competitive that this latest addition is not going to attract the consumers on huge basis. We already know that Apple’s sales have been remarkable and Google is also expecting to drive the force beyond with its Android based phones. Google recently has associated with Acer and Samsung for the sales of Android applications.
Microsoft, on the same lines is considering unveiling its latest operating system software application that is designed by the ARM Holdings; it is a UK based firm. The OS is running the first time on processor. Microsoft is intending to announce its latest Operating system version that runs on the ARM chip and the chip runs its operations on Intel’s “x86” design. Some of the players say that this US based Software giant is not in a condition to lose the Smart Phones market share.
Microsoft even does not want to lose its Smartphone’s market share at this point where its rivals are planning series of launches. In the next few years, the Smart Phones market is going to be a leading platform for Operating system software makes; as a large number of people are switching from laptop to iPhone and iPad.
In the virtual world, there are a large number of gadgets that are available to people. One of the most common ones is the Mega MP3 Players or music players. There are numerous firms that are offering cool and amazing music players starting from Sony to Apple. Different kinds of features have been incorporated into these gadgets which make them the most preferred ones.
Some of the players that turned out to be buyer’s first preference are;
- Apple iPod Touch: the most preferred product from Apple is its Ipod. The Ipod keep on updating its features; it is however, also coming across a tough competition when it comes to Apple’s iphone. Nevertheless, the capacities stay the same but a large number of features have been included into it such as killer apps, stacks of great games, maps, email, and even Wi-Fi. All these applications are absolutely Free to access.
- Sony NWZ A845: Sony’s innovative gadget is also available in the market with same features. it is falling over its nano competitor on the in-built and sound tools. It is bundled with Hi-res BBC iPlayer, 16GB capacity, 2.4-inches OLED screen.
- Apple iPod Shuffle: this is a super cool and most sellable gadget, Apple has named it shuffle as it will be reining an outclass voice track along with reliability. It is offering 2GB storage capacity; in short, it is a great yet simple music player.
- Apple iPod Nano: it is a multi-look and touch music player that belongs to the Apple’s ipod series. It is loaded with numerous features and applications. As compared to the iPod Touch, it is particularly cheap; however, not much appreciable with the screen size and price tagged.
- Creative Zen X-Fi Style: it is a portable music player with a several outstanding features. It is certainly a value for your money. It offers remarkable video performance supporting all the available formats that are operating under the digital sun.
iPad’s International launch is forthcoming. Across the globe, the ‘pre-order’ button has been lighting up this weekend, with some of the initial sightings on the Apple store web portals being in UK and Australia.
It was reported in the last month of April that Apple announced the delay in international sales their products until May. No reason was mentioned except ‘overwhelming demand’; however, the announcement corresponded with an assumed LCD screen shortage, which probably have been somewhat at fault.
The international release date for iPad is 28th May 2010. Both the 3G-enabled models and Wi-Fi based models will be available across nine countries around the world including Belgium, Singapore, New Zealand, Luxembourg, Ireland, Hong Kong, Austria, and Mexico. In July, you will be able to enjoy the Apple’s upcoming gadget the Tablet computing.
The iPad 3G experienced another successful and prosperous launch this weekend by hitting up the 300,000 mark, and some estimates have even given 500,000. These are the addition the estimated sales of the currently being sold the Wi-Fi only iPads, which have topped one million. These above-mentioned figures also include the pre-orders.
Regardless of the desirable figures, iPad 3G sales were in an inferior position by the delayed international launch and lack of accessibility in the U.S. With that in mind, one may be able to wrap up that Apple’s production troubles were due at least in module to the reported LCD screen lack. Even with this problem and imperfection, the iPad 3G has coped to round up several inspiring and exciting figures with just seeing that many units sold in its first weekend as the creative and innovative iPad launch.
3G-enabled models are available in the market with a non-contractual data system via AT&T, which costs around $30 per month. The iPads cost approximately $130, which is more than their Wi-Fi solitary siblings, however supports the similar and equaling hardware and the 3G capabilities. Prices are $629 for the 16GB, $729 for the 32GB and $829 for the 64GB, respectively.
Mobile and cell phone commerce is growing and expanding at a large rate, in fact, this has been predicted that by the year 2013, mobile commerce will become a $300 Billion dollars industry. This is considered to be an explosion is the Ecommerce proportions as it would be generating $300 Billion is such a short period of three years.
This is extremely exciting for all the business owners and individual customers as all now all the goods and services are instantly available. For instance, if you want to order a meal late at night, you do not consider it a problem as all you need to do it to browse such mobile applications that could schedule and identify all the eating-places that are currently open. You can have a look at the menu, pay through your cell phone, and get the meal delivered at your place. This is one of the examples of how excellent and convenient the mobile commerce is for customers and even for businesses.
Mobile commerce also works for the business owners. Supposing, you are an owner of several pizza outlets in the locality you are living. What actually set your business apart from all other competitors are the late-night meal and delivery packages you are offering to your customers. If you subscribe your business activity in a mobile application, then you can offer you customers with a complete menu that is not only accessible via the Internet, but also through the smart phones. Moreover, you can easily make the payments instantly.
Several different opportunities are available with the upcoming and forthcoming mobile applications that mobile commerce is opting for both the individual customers and businesses. All you need to think that how you can be benefited from mobile commerce in your business and in your everyday life.
We still don’t know when Android 2.2 is going to release but Google has officially announced that Android 2.2 is going to have the full Flash support in this version. According to ZDnet, the latest version is hitting the streets on May 19th but this hasn’t been confirmed by Google. Some other features which are expected in Android 2.2 are its JIT compiler, also all the apps will be updated automatically, FM radio and support for colored lights on handset’s trackball. On the other hand, Flash announced Flash version for smartphones last year but right now they are working on the optimized version of Flash which will be releasing shortly.
On the other hand, Apple continued to take stance that they don’t require any Flash support in Iphone, Ipad or other Apple devices. The story doesn’t end here as Apple has banned their developers from using Adobe CS development tools. What would it have an effect on the sales volume of Apple products and can this rift boost the sales of other players? Stay tuned to Ishtihari