All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Smart Cover’

iPad Mini Gets Its Own Smart Cover

Today, Apple unveiled the all new iPad mini, their highly-anticipated and widely-expected new tablet. The iPad mini is the smaller cousin of the new iPad 2 boasting a 7.9-inch display with a 1024×768 resolution. It’s shocingly thin, and only 7.2 mm and weighs only 0.68 lbs. Of course, Apple thinks that if you’re going to get the tablet, you should …

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Apple, Target Sued Over iPad Smart Cover

Another day, another patent suit, it seems. Apple and Target have been sued by Jerald A. Bovino of Colorado for patent infringement. Bovino owns a patent for a ribbed computer case, and claims that Apple and Target are infringing on his patent by selling the iPad Smart Cover. The patent, which can be read here, covers “a portable computer having …

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iPad 3 Gets New Smart Case, iPhone Keeps Glass Back

One of the more unique aspects of the iPad 2 last year was the device’s Smart Cover. The cover attached to the side of the iPad with magnets. Another set attached to the right side of the tablet’s front panel to keep it closed. The Smart Cover is one of those interesting design choices that Apple is known for. The …

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