According to a new report from IDC, Apple sold over 12.9 million iPads in Q2 2021. The number of iPads Apple sold in Q2 2021 is more than the combined number of tablets Samsung and Amazon sold during the same quarter.
A few images of the upcoming mini LED iPad Pro and the long-rumored iPad mini 6 have popped up on the internet. The images show the redesigned camera system of the 2021 iPad Pro, and the similarly designed iPad mini 6 with thick bezels and a home button.
A few minutes ago, Apple announced a launch event for September 15. The event invitation has a unique ‘Time Flies’ blue-colored Apple logo. And designers have wasted no time to come up with wallpapers based on this new logo.
If a brand wants to sell devices with encryption technologies in the Russian region, the company is required to list those devices on Eurasian Economic Commission ahead of their sale. Thanks to this tradition, we have come to know about many Apple products in the past before they launch in the market with the help of the Eurasian Economic Commission listings. Today, the Eurasian Economic Commission has listed two upcoming products from Apple on its platform, the Watch Series 6, and refreshed models of iPads.
Jon Prosser, a popular personality when it comes to leaking information about upcoming products from Apple, held a Q&A session on Twitter a few hours ago, where he has revealed information about a lot of upcoming devices from the Cupertino-based tech giant.
Rumors about a 14-inch MacBook Pro have been circulating ever since Apple launched the 16-inch MacBook Pro. Many consumers and experts had expected Apple to introduce a 14-inch MacBook Pro in early 2020, but the company ended up releasing a refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro. Now, it is being reported that we might get to see a 14-inch MacBook Pro and a 12.9-inch iPad Pro with a brand new display next year.
Apple makes some pretty decent keyboards for the iPads which include the Smart Keyboard and the Magic Keyboard with trackpad. However, one of the issues with them is that they lack a dedicated row of function keys. The lack of function keys in itself is not a big deal, but they are mostly used to quickly adjust some common system settings which is not possible on the iPad. However, it looks like Apple is working on adding keyboard shortcuts to adjust common iPad settings like the screen brightness or the keyboard backlight.
Microsoft has always ridiculed iPad for not being a real computer, and a lot of professionals supported those criticisms. However, Apple added a lot of features to iPadOS to bring its tablets closer to real desktop computers. Now, a former Microsoft employee has switched over to the iPad as their primary computer.
Apple is held in high regard when it comes to user data privacy and security. However, even Apple products aren’t foolproof and we get to see some vulnerabilities from time to time. A new report states that some iPad, iPhone, and Mac models are vulnerable to short-range attacks via Bluetooth.