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  • Apple's Tablet Is The Kindle In Technicolor (With Laser Beams)

    Apple's Tablet Is The Kindle In Technicolor (With Laser Beams)

    While there’s a lot of talk about Apple’s rumored tablet device as it relates to new initiatives from the music industry, the device is undoubtedly a lot larger in scope. The music-angle talk is mostly thanks to the Financial Times all-over-the-place first report yesterday. But a second story also released yesterday with much of the same information, clears things up a bit, and adds… Read More

  • Are Apple And The Music Labels Mixing Holiday "Cocktails" On The Tablet?

    Are Apple And The Music Labels Mixing Holiday "Cocktails" On The Tablet?

    An interesting report hit the Financial Times today, indicating that Apple is working with all of the major music labels on a way to boost album sales. But the report is confusing in a number of regards, and is propelling new rumors that Apple’s new large form iPod touch, or tablet (which itself is naturally still a rumor, though an increasingly likely one), could be rushed to be out in… Read More

  • Report: Steve Jobs Happy With Apple's Tablet, Fast Tracks It For Early 2010

    Report: Steve Jobs Happy With Apple's Tablet, Fast Tracks It For Early 2010

    You may recall back in December, we first reported the news about Apple gearing up for the launch of a large form iPod touch. While there had been no shortage of rumors over the years about some sort of Apple tablet, our sources indicated the device would be akin to Apple’s current mobile devices, the iPhone and iPod touch, which are both seeing booming sales. A new report from… Read More

  • How Much Is That Apple Tablet Going To Cost? Not $399 Or $499.

    How Much Is That Apple Tablet Going To Cost? Not $399 Or $499.

    There are always good bits of data you can pry from Apple’s cold fingers during the Q&A sessions of its quarterly earnings conference calls. Today was no different. As usual, a question came up about Apple entering the “low-end” laptop market, which is a fancy way of saying “netbook” market. Once again, Apple COO Tim Cook reiterated Apple’s stance… Read More

  • What We Know About The Apple Tablet So Far

    What We Know About The Apple Tablet So Far

    More evidence of the Apple Tablet surfaced today. We first wrote about the device at the end of last year when OEMs in China started hearing about the device. Details are still thin, although probably not because of a lack of leaks. Rather, Apple may still be locking down important specs like screen size. We’d heard 7 – 9 inch screen size late last year, but today’s… Read More

  • Large Form iPod Touch To Launch in Fall '09

    We’ve got this from three independent sources close to Apple: expect a large screen iPod touch device to be released in the Fall of ’09, with a 7 or 9 inch screen. Prototypes have been seen and handled by one of our sources, and Apple is talking to OEMs in Asia now about mass production. Apple has been experimenting internally with large form tablet devices for years, one source… Read More