Category Archives: iOS

Video: iPad Mini 4 Extreme PDF Test (Plus Tablet Thoughts)

I had to know. I couldn’t ask anyone else to do it. And I needed to see it all for myself.

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iPad Mini 4 AnTuTu Score

I’ve watched three recent YouTube videos. Two have it in the 80,000-range, one has it in the 60,000-range. I’ll believe the eighty. This is not a tablet too weak to handle Google Books PDFs. So the iBooks crashes are inexplicable … Continue reading

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128GB iPad Mini 4 Is Now US$399

Same-day update after the break. Apple is left with one iPad Mini now. The 4 with 128GBs of internal storage. Still with its aging A8 CPU. It was just back on November 21, 2016 that I wondered if the holiday … Continue reading

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iFive Mini 4s: Nothing Really New

Five Technology revealed a new iPad Mini clone within the past few weeks, the iFive Mini 4s. The full specs are now out and some retailers are selling it.

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iPad Mini 4 Price Drops Below My Expectation

September 8, 2016: iPad Price Drops: … I was thinking about a Tyrant Gold model with 128GBs of storage. But ouch! $599. Then I remembered some stores — like Target and Best Buy — sometimes run $100-off sales. So it … Continue reading

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iPad Price Drops

Apple drops prices, increases storage for most iPad models I contracted some very serious iPad Mini lust when I did this post. I’ve tried to avoid going to an Apple Store ever since.

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Thinking About The Kobo Aura One

So I got the idea to try the iPad Mini 4 with an eBook because: iPad Mini 4: 203.2 x 134.8 x 6.1 mm – 298.8 grams (WiFi) Kobo Aura One: 195.1 x 138.5 x 6.9 mm – 230 grams … Continue reading

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Insta360 Nano VR Camera For iPhone Gets Examined

Insta360 Nano preliminary review: so near yet so far It’s not a review, but it’s very thorough in its examination of the camera. The problem with attachment products such as this is the limited market. This fits only models of … Continue reading

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Steven Troughton-Smith’s WWDC Wish List

Steven Troughton-Smith is a developer with some influence. His post is being quoted widely in the Applesphere today. WWDC Wish List I call out these things: • iBooks Author for iOS iBooks Author is an offshoot of the iWork suite … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Blogsy iPad App

Blogsy is no longer in the App Store We tried to come out with a new version of Blogsy (Blogsy II) which would work with the latest version of iOS. Unfortunately, due to the changes in iOS, Blogsy II would … Continue reading

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