iPads

Researcher Claims iPads are More Secure than Voting Systems

Sijmen Ruwhof, a security researcher from Holland who has examined the software used at Dutch polling stations to send election results, has claimed that “the average iPad is more secure than the Dutch voting system”, ComputerWorld reports. The researcher was asked to examine the security of Dutch voting systems after the local television station RTL found out that weak...

Vietnamese Man Smashes iPads in Bristol Apple Store to Get Arrested

According to a report by The Daily Express, a homesick Vietnamese man named Hieu Trung Nguyen went on an iPad-smashing rampage in an Apple Store at Bristol because he wanted to get arrested and deported to his home country (via Business Insider). "Richard Nile, defending Nguyen in court, explained that the man had been experiencing suicidal thoughts...

Apple Supports ConnectED: $100 Million Worth of iPads, MacBooks, and More

Last summer, President Barack Obama unveiled an initiative called ConnectED, aimed at connecting 99% of American students to the Internet. Today, Obama is set to announce a major milestone in that initiative: commitments totaling $750 million from US companies, including Apple, reports the Associated Press. Apple is pledging $100 million in iPads, computers and other...

93% of NBA Teams Using iPads for Real-Time Game Analysis

The NBA signed a $100 million deal with Samsung last month to use tablets courtside for instant replays. This was supposed to enable the South Korean tech giant to become one of the most visible companies in the world during NBA games. What's interesting, though, is the fact that, despite the Samsung deal, the most...