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iPad 4G LTE official with 10 hour battery

iPad 4G LTE official with 10 hour battery

This week the folks at Apple have revealed their newest iPad hardware refresh, this device having access to 4G LTE speeds. This iPad is not called the iPad 3, nor it is called the iPad HD, instead it's just the newest device, having here the ability to work with “LTE for max of 72Mbps. It’s amazing, you’re going to love using it on these new high speed networks” as Apple's Eddie Cue noted at the big iPad 3rd generation event. What you'll see here is that LTE is made for many devices, but with Apple it's all the more special - with a chart below showing how it's made so.

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Apple details iPad 3’s new iSight camera

Apple details iPad 3’s new iSight camera

Apple revealed that the next-gen iPad will feature an updated iSight camera with a 5-megapixel backside illuminated sensor, 5-element lens, IR filter, and ISP built into the A5X chip. Although it’s not an 8-megapixel sensor as some might have hoped, the upgraded optics, which are similar to what’s on the iPhone 4S should provide the more than satisfying image quality.

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iPad HD Retina Display official

iPad HD Retina Display official

At today's iPad event, the high definition Retina Display was first off the blocks in a set of features that make up the next generation device. This upgraded display has the 9.7-inch screen of the iPad set at 2048 x 1536 pixels, this being "for the first time an iPad has a higher resolution than even the display behind me" as Apple's Eddie Cue noted. This display has "1 million more pixels than HDTV" Apple touted, with "264 pixels per inch in this display, and that's enough to call it a Retina Display."

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Tim Cook takes stab at Android “none of their tablets are a great experience”

Tim Cook takes stab at Android “none of their tablets are a great experience”

While Tim Cook is roaming around on stage during the Apple event we are covering live here, he took the opportunity to take a few quick jabs at the competitors. Those being Android and most directly -- Samsung. Talking about the tablet user experience and the fact that out of over 100 competitive Android tablets released none have a great experience. More details below.

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“Apple has it feet firmly planted in the post-PC future” touts Tim Cook

“Apple has it feet firmly planted in the post-PC future” touts Tim Cook

Tim Cook had the stage first at today's Apple (iPad 3) event speaking at first about the a "post PC revolution." He spoke about how "Apple is at the forefront, leading this revolution," how "the PC is no longer the center of your digital world" and how even though most companies would be "thrilled to have just one of these devices" while of course "at Apple we're fortunate to have all three" - three being the iPod, the iPhone, and the iPad.

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Apple confirms Siri support for Japanese on iOS 5.1

Apple confirms Siri support for Japanese on iOS 5.1

Apple has just confirmed what we've suspected from a few leaks in the past that its Siri intelligent voice-controlled assistant will be supporting the Japanese language. The new language capability will be introduced on iOS 5.1, which will be available to some markets starting today and then rolled out over the next few weeks to Japan.

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Apple iPad 3 event: We’re in, join the liveblog!

Apple iPad 3 event: We’re in, join the liveblog!

It's time to begin Apple's latest and greatest event here starting in just a moment on SlashGear via our liveblog portal at http://live.slashgear.com/. We'll be blogging the whole event through our liveblogging portal as well our main news feed which you can filter by heading to our official Apple portal as well. We're expecting the next generation iPad, either called iPad HD or iPad 3, and some updates to Apple TV or iTV, whichever it'll be called when we see it. Stay tuned!

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iPad HD: Haptic texture could pry open my wallet

iPad HD: Haptic texture could pry open my wallet

I've a confession to make: I wasn't planning to buy an iPad HD, but my mind has been changed. Speculation about the third-gen Apple tablet has reached fever-pitch, with everything from a Retina Display-style resolution boost to a significant processor jump and better cameras tipped. Despite the improvements, though - and despite how often I'm accused of being an Apple fan-boy in the comments - the upgrade talk had left me cold. So what's swung me to eye my credit card hungrily? The talk of "Feel Screen" style tactile touch.

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iPad HD “Feel Screen” Senseg tech tipped

iPad HD “Feel Screen” Senseg tech tipped

A super-tactile touchscreen capable of delivering virtual textures, bumps and more to your fingertips has been tipped for the iPad 3/iPad HD, with haptics specialist Senseg dropping heavy hints that its innovative tech is featured in the third-gen iOS slate. Although Apple has been tight-lipped about today's iPad event - beyond its "We have something you really have to see. And touch" tagline for the presentation - Senseg pointedly told Pocket-lint that it "won't be making any statements until after Apple's announcement" when asked if its system had been added to the tablet.

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