NOOK Overtakes Kindle Fire in Tablet Web Traffic

In the world of tablets there are iPads and then there is virtually nothing, or, at least that would be the takeaway from a new report released by Chitika. Looking at hundreds of millions of impressions gathered from the company’s…

Square Inc. Doubles its Reach to Over 20,000 Retailers

Back in April, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey announced that his newest venture, Square Inc was already processing about $5 billion worth of transactions per year, and being used at almost 10,000 stores around the country. Today, that number has doubled and…

iPad 2 vs New iPad – Can You See The Difference?

If you are currently in possession of both the iPad 2 and the recently released New iPad, are you able to tell the cosmetic difference between the two models? Place them side by side and try to see if you…

iPads Improve Kindergarteners’ Literacy Scores

Nearly a year ago, in April 2011, we told you about a small town in Maine that was set to become the first town in America to give every kindergartener an iPad to be used in their education. Auburn, Maine,…

Tech Envy & The Object Of Your Coworkers’ Desire

If you feel like your coworkers have been a little icy towards you since you returned from the holiday break with that new tablet in tow, you’re not imagining things. A new study reveals that happily displaying or even using…

iPads Are Now Being Used To Assist Cerebral Palsy Patients

Seems like people are finding some unexpected uses for iPads as of late. Most people stick to traditional uses like reading books, checking emails and the like. Some people have dropped them from near-space. Some people studied their face-smack impact.…

Apes Using iPads To Communicate With One Another

It’s true. Apes are using iPads, and word is that they could end up video calling one another between different zoos. Just look: Oops. I mean: These come from a project at the Milwaukee Zoo. According to a BBC interview…

ZooGue Dips iPad In Lava To Give You Free iPhone 4S Cases

How far would you go to market a promotional deal from your company? There’s the standard options of sending out some circulars and emails. You could employ the slightly more costly method of advertising on a webpage or magazine. You…

The iPad Apps That Diplomats Will Use

Earlier, we ran a story about the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce at the University of Kentucky (UK) here in Lexington, launching an initiative to put iPads in the hands of students and faculty, with support for an 18-month trial from Apple. The idea is that future diplomats be well versed in current technology.