The new iPad Air is an incredible technical achievement, but for who and what need is the industrial design of this device really addressing?
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A new video shows what it believes to be an iPad 5 enclosure which is much narrower than the iPad 4 and which uses the design sensibility of the iPad mini.
Logitech's solar-powered iPad keyboard case is a nice idea with some design limitations that make it less than practical.
Following in the U.K.'s footsteps, a Dutch court has found that Samsung's Galaxy tablets do not infringe Apple's design patents for the iPad.
Analysts say the new touch sensor technologies in Apple's iPhone 5 and iPad mini are expensive to manufacture but enable their thin industrial design.
Listen to Steve Jobs 1983 speech at the International Design Conference in Aspen, now posted in its full glory. Did he predict the iPad almost 30 years ago?
The HumanToolz Stand for the iPad may be the perfect accessory. The minimalist design adds little weight yet makes it possible to use the iPad in a nearly infinite number of positions.
Oberon Design makes high end leather cases for mobile devices and their new Siena iPad case gives you a classy, traditional look with solid protection.
Oberon Design makes some high end leather cases and their new Siena case provides a classic, traditional hardbound book look and feel to your iPad. I have been using a blue one for a few days and love the way it adds character to my iPad.
The Galaxy Tab is 'not as cool' as the iPad, a UK high court judge has found, ruling that Samsung did not infringe on Apple's patent in its design
Come on! Is there really anything about the iPad's design that makes it so special that it should be used ban Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 sales? I Don't Think So.
The Apple and Nvidia relationship is a bit complicated. Nvidia notched a MacBook Pro win, but the company's future rides with its Tegra 3 design wins aimed squarely at the iPad and iPhone.
After days of silence, Apple tells AllThingsD that the Apple iPad recharge "problem" is actually by design. Dr. Soneira, who found the problem, disagrees.
In a comment that should neither surprise nor excite anyone, Nokia's design chief Marko Ahtisaar (pictured) told a Finnish magazine that the mobile giant is readying a tablet to take on the iPad -- and every other tablet that is taking on the iPad.Ahtisaar says he's spending about a third of his time working on the Nokia slate, which presumably would run Windows 8, given the cell phone company's partnership with Microsoft.
As the iPad and Windows 8 are readied for market, Google is doing what it can to jumpstart Android development for tablets (and smartphones). Today, Google launched Android Design 2 UI frameworks for developers.
Ten top tablet apps for both the iPad and Android tablets are shown running side-by-side to demonstrate the differences in design philosophy between the two platforms.
Apple has lost an appeal against the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, asserted on the grounds that the South Korean company's tablet infringes on the design of the iPad.
Apple's senior vice president of design Jonathan Ive, credited with design work of the MacBook, the iPhone and the iPad, will become a knight in 2012.
Apple's "suggestions" to Samsung on how to avoid infringing its iPhone and iPad intellectual property design claims show just how idiotic its over-reaching claims really are.
Really Apple? The iPad design is so new, so unique, that you can use it to legally ban the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 from the EU? I Don't Think So.
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