The first iOS 9.3 beta is jammed packed with more features than anyone had originally expected. Apple has introduced a new Night Shift mode, that looks a lot like the jailbreak tweak f.lux, new 3D Touch Quick Actions for stock apps, better Apple Music CarPlay integration and more. While there isn't a lot of iPad-specific features there is one major upgrade that will make most iPad owners happy.
Now that CES 2016 is officially wrapped here are a few of the iPad Pro accessories we missed during the event. You can see all our CES 2016 articles here, including ClamCase's new backlit keyboards for the iPad Pro and some of the hottest HomeKit accssories.
This was the first week of new App Store releases after the holiday shutdown which ended on December 29. You can see some of the new universal releases here and all the noteworthy new iPad releases below.
In App Store news, Apple announced $1.1 billion in worldwide App Store sales over a two week period from December to January 3. Apple customers set a single day sales record on January 1 with $144 million spent on new apps and in-app purchases. You can read the complete Apple press release here.
Today is the first Thursday after the App Store's winter holiday shutdown which runs from December 22 to December 29. This means today is the first full day of new App Store releases since Christmas and New Year's Day. Here are five new universal games that caught our eye this week. We haven't personally tested any of these games. They're just new releases that looked interesting to us.
Also don't forget to check out our weekly new iPad apps recap every Friday for more new releases.
It's day three of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, and so far there hasn't been much focus on Apple-related products, especially iPad accessories. This year has been all about advancement in car tech, wearable devices and home tech accessories.
Amongst a flurry of announcements at CES 2016, Incipio today announced five new iPad keyboards from their ClamCase label. The new lineup of ClamCase keyboards include the ClamCase+ for the iPad Pro and iPad Air 2, ClamCase Prompt for iPad Air 2, ClamCase+ Power for iPad Air 2 and ClamCase Pro for iPad mini 4.
The 2016 Consumer Electronics Show has officially kicked off with the unveiling of Fitbit's new fitness watch the Blaze. While many new, exciting and even weird tech products are expected to make their debut at the convention all week long, it doesn't look like there will be many third-party Apple products showcased at the event. Yesterday we quickly looked at two new keyboard cases for the iPad Pro and iPad mini 4, and today Actionproof has announced its Apple Watch dock.
The first two days of CES are reserved for press releases and invite only press conferences before the convention officially kicks off in Las Vegas on January 6. LG already has the tech world talking with the announcment of its "18-inch rollable display that can be rolled-up like a newspaper,"
and 55-inch double-sided display. All eyes are also on Fitbit who will hold the first CES press conference at 7:30 a.m. on January 5. The fitness tracking company is expected to get the jump on the Apple Watch 2 by announcing its new line of wearable devices with upgraded features.
If you've received a shiny new iPad Pro for the holidays then you will probably want to invest in a new bag to lug it around. iPad Pro owners looking for a protective case or screen protector can check out our past iPad Pro case article. This post is all about bags that are big and strong enough to hold Apple's larger 12.9-inch tablet. Here are five iPad Pro carrying cases that caught our eye:
Offworld Games has released The Confrontation to the App Store for the iPad. The Confrontation was created by the German board game designer Reiner Knizia. It is a turn-based strategy game that has been compared to Stratego by Touch Arcade. The game was originally released as a physical Lord of the Rings board game where the goal was stop Frodo from entering Mordor. The iPad version replaces the Lord of the Rings characters with the "Light and Shadow" armies.