Although the audio capabilities of modern tablets have come a long way, offering more than adequate sound for a round of your favorite game or a quick video chat with a friend, they are still a little weak when it comes to music. Sure, there are tablets with front facing stereo speakers, like the Nexus 9 – equipped with HTC’s BoomSound technology – and the Sony Z3 Tablet Compact, but then there are tablets like the iPad, that have speakers situated on the bottom edge of the device, or worse, pointing straight out the back.
Cranking the volume or cupping your hand around your tablet to redirect sound toward your ears is good enough for personal use in most [...]
When it comes to protecting your tablets and smartphones, there are several types of cases out there. We have silicone, jelly, plastic, leather, cloth, and even stickers/skins. Today, we would like to focus on leather cases for your iPad.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of a leather iPad case? Which are the best for your iPad? Read on to find out.Advantages of leather
The following are the benefits of having a genuine leather case:Luxurious look and feel – Though it may boil down to personal preference, one cannot deny that the soft, smooth feel of a leather case is a go-to and cannot be surpassed by any other material. Easy to clean – A [...]
It is a very distinctive and familiar sound to many at this point, the electronic clickity-clack of the keyboard on Apple’s iOS powered mobile devices, like your iPad. But what if you just don’t want to hear this noise anymore, how do you turn it off?
Continuing to walk through some of the basics of using your iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini or similar Apple devices, this, folks, is how you turn off the keyboard noise on your iOS tablet:
Head on into Settings on your device. Just look for the grey gear type icon in your app list.
Once inside Settings, scroll until you find Sounds in the left hand menu.
The Sounds menu will now pop up [...]
The ability to take a screenshot on our mobile devices has become an important part of our mobile routine. Apple’s iPad is no exception to this rule. As there is no formal indication as to how to take said screenshot, we’d like to walk through that here today.
As you’ll see, the process of taking a screenshot on an iPad is fairly simple, if you have two free hands to push the buttons.How to take a screenshot on an iPad
To take the screenshot, you simply simultaneously depress the Home button and the power button.
If you are an Android user, you may be in the habit of holding the two buttons down until the screen flashes to [...]
News.com.au reports that a “burst of flames” appeared from the charging port of the iPad Air, and subsequently the fire brigade had to be the called and the store was evacuated.
Thankfully, nobody was hurt although there will of course be concerns at the possibility there is a defect with Apple’s latest tablet.
A video shows the iPad Air dropped from about five feet face down into a mound of dirt that, admittedly seems to have a lot of little rocks in it, but the results are disastrous, the iPad Air's screen is completely destroyed.
The iPad Air is also dropped onto concrete, immersed in water and, in a danger few are likely to face, blown apart by an AirSoft M7 air gun.
If you bought an iPad Air without insurance or Apple's AppleCare+, that might be something to reconsider.