The Apple iPad 2 is still two days away from launch in the UK but this hasn’t stopped Stuart Hughes getting hold of two of the tablets and giving them a somewhat gaudy makeover. Despite looking like a cross between a tortoise shell hairgrip and oil slick on the front this bad boy will set you back £5,000,000 – yes £5 million! What makes it so special? I hear you...

Those of you hoping to pick up the Apple iPad 2 on Friday 25th March might be a little annoyed to learn that an embargo of 5PM seems to have been put on the device. Earlier reports suggested that stores would open their doors at 9am and buyers would be able to purchase it from then onwards – not so according to Metro although other reports suggest otherwise. Alas Apple...

On Friday UK residents will be able to get their hands on the new Apple iPad 2 and will undoubtedly want to protect their pride and joy with a snazzy new case. Well we have managed to get our hands on one of the coolest looking cases around for a prize giveaway. We’d thought we’d have a little fun on this one and give you more than one way to enter.   The Prize Case...

Apple has delayed the launch of the iPad 2 in Japan and Czech Republic due to supply problems. The shortage of devices caused by the huge uptake in the US combined with the recent catastrophe in Japan has meant Apple had to rethink its global strategy for rolling out the device. Engadget has blamed the delays on increased sales that exceeded forecasts that were probably...

The UK (and the rest of the world) is just one week away from the official release date of the Apple iPad 2 and many people are asking, when can I pre-order one? Well Amazon have recently updated their UK facing site will a splash page featuring every iPad 2 model that will be available on the 25th, this is not solid proof that the retail giant will allow pre-orders but...

On Tuesday we wrote about the 1,000,000 iPad 2 Tablets that Apple managed to shift in the US over the weekend – a pretty big achievement that is set to be eclipsed when it goes on sale in the UK next week. That’s if recent research by UK comparison site Price grabber is accurate. They surveyed a rather random 1854 people to glean as much information as they could about...

The iPad 2 launched on the 11th March in the United States selling an astounding 1 million units over the weekend, this actually trumps the original iPad which took nearly a month to hit the magic million. Many people might be scratching their heads as to how Apple has managed such an achievement in such a turbulent economic time. Even Apple seems to be shocked by the...

Unless you have been living in a cave for the past few days you will have been unable to get away from the hype and excitement surrounding Apple’s iPad 2 launch in the US yesterday. Many bloggers speculated that Apple would fail to cause the same buzz and excitement as they did with the original iPad with many predicting it would flop – of course they were wrong with...

The launch of the Apple iPad 2 on Friday at 5pm New York time, received ecstatic attention from techno-enthusiasts, some of whom waited in line for most of the day to be the first to get their hands on Apple’s latest release. The build up was somewhat washed out by rain but that didn’t dampen the spirits of those fans wanting to try out the iPad 2. Despite a slow start...

Up to this point all the cases we have seen for the Apple iPad 2 have been pretty standard, that’s no detriment to them though. Some are very attractive, very useful but just not that exciting especially when you compare them to Gear4’s latest offerings – a variety of Angry Bird styled iPad 2 cases. The cases are made of highly durable polycarbonate and are pre-formed...