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iPad 2 Hands-On and Unboxing [World Record Entry]

iPad 2 Hands-On and Unboxing [World Record Entry]

Welcome to the world record video of yours truly opening up the iPad 2. This is the world record for amount of time between the purchase of an iPad and the opening of the box, or it was supposed to be, but I couldn't last past 23 hours (24 hours is the world record as held by Don Johnson of Miami.) Thusly, here's the second place to the world record for iPad 2 box openings, as presented to you by me on behalf of SlashGear. Enjoy the heck out of it.

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iPad 2 jailbreak discovered

iPad 2 jailbreak discovered

Apple's iPad 2 only went on sale this past Friday, but already the second-generation iOS tablet has been jailbroken. The handiwork of notorious Apple hacker comex, the jailbreak - which will allow third-party apps to be installed on the iPad 2, along with other modifications - has not yet been released publicly.

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iPad 2 Benchmarks Blast Competition, Show Less-than-1GHz Processor Speed

iPad 2 Benchmarks Blast Competition, Show Less-than-1GHz Processor Speed

A couple of things have come to light over the past few days, most of these lovely little tidbits coming out over the past 24 hours where the iPad 2 has been release out into the wild. The first of which we didn't touch on for more than a few moments in our [early iPad 2 review a few days ago] - as you'll see in our Geekbench result below, one point stands out pretty hard: the Processor. Instead of the 1GHz CPU in its head that it's supposed to be, the iPad 2 is running at 894 MHz.

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Infinity Blade for iPad 2 [REVIEW]

Infinity Blade for iPad 2 [REVIEW]

Let us go forth and review an app made specifically for the Apple mobile platform iOS - this particular update coming hard and downloading fully optimized for iPad 2. This is a game that, in a way, takes everything we learned from games like Final Fantasy, Virtua Fighter, and even the non-video game Dungeons and Dragons, and breaks it down to a touchscreen-based, mobile operating system … masterpiece. It's not the greatest game ever made, and I'll give you a little preview in saying I don't even think I'll play it more than a few times, but is it worth the cash you could potentially lay down on it?

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iPad 2 Wifi Teardown ala ifixit

iPad 2 Wifi Teardown ala ifixit

Those down-breakers are at it again, this time with the BRAND new iPad 2, this one of course being the 16GB Wifi version - the one yours truly also got today. This lovely device with a first step that would make any breakdown newb shudder in their boots - heating the iPad 2 up with a heat gun! This is of course to break down the effectiveness of the glue that holds the front panel to the back, they then using a simple plastic opening tool to pop the front on. There were no clips at all, just a whole heck of a lot of really well-placed glue.

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What should I get for my new iPad 2?

What should I get for my new iPad 2?

So the day has come. You've finally purchased your first iPad, the fancy new iPad 2, and you're wondering what you should get out there and grab with it. You want to know what the essentials are, what everyone else is getting, and most importantly, what the weirdest possible items are that you could be downloading because we suggested it. It's an app downloading party! Plus there's some physical objects you should more than likely feel like you need as well.

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iPad 2 Release Officially Announced on Verizon

iPad 2 Release Officially Announced on Verizon

We're sitting here with our fingernails in our kneecaps waiting to get our hands on our very own iPad 2 tablets (except for Vince, of course, who already has one, that cad,) and we're just happy as all get-out to have a press release here telling us all about Verizon's official release and price model for the new iOS tablet. This tablet will, of course, be released at the same time in all locations, March 11th, on Verizon's 3G network, at 5 P.M. "local time" - which means no matter where you are, when the clock hits 5, the doors will open. I'll be getting mine before you, California!

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