21 03, 2011

Asphalt 6: Adrenaline HD for iPad

By |March 21st, 2011|Categories: Articles, Gaming|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This game brings unadulterated racing to the App Store.  It's available for iOS and Mac devices in their respective App Stores.  I picked up this title because it was one of the original games to optimize their graphics for the iPad 2.  I bought the iPad; I might as well use it, right?  We downloaded this and the new version of Infinity Blade (review coming soon) so we could put the graphics to the test.  They didn't disappoint.  I loved the gameplay and the design from the first minute I had wi [...]

15 03, 2011

PixelSkin HD Wrap Case for iPad 2

By |March 15th, 2011|Categories: Articles, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Speck is a very well known manufacturer of Apple cases.  I have their products on my iPhone, my MacBook Pro and eventually on my iPad 2.  The PixelSkin HD Wrap for iPad 2 is the first case design that hasn't made me cringe.  I love their desire to mimic Apple's Smart Cover design.  I was a little disappointed to learn that it didn't include the necessary sleep magnet to lock and unlock the screen like the Apple-branded case.  I've heard whisperings of patent infringement... if they included the [...]

3 03, 2011

iPad 2 available on March 11th

By |March 3rd, 2011|Categories: Articles, Tech|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As most of you are aware, Apple introduced iPad 2 today.  Many of the new enhancements were predicted ahead of time... probably because this is the iPad Apple should have shipped originally.  Seriously, Apple left 1st generation owners in the dust with this update.  Hardware discussion is coming up but we want to talk about pricing first. The resell value of old iPads has diminished greatly thanks to the new hardware and Apple's deflated prices.  Apple is selling refurbished 16GB Wi-Fi iPads for [...]