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TECHGEEK Weekly 38: That’ll be $78 Trillion, please

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James Wilson, holding his new partner at the iPad 2 Launch (Image: Stewart Wilson/ Despite the fact that Tom, James and Stewart aren’t on, the TECHGEEK Weekly Podcast still lives on, and we discuss the launch of the iPad 2, talk about the BlackBerry Playbook to come with Android applications and the fact that Duke Nukem Forever is delayed (again!). We also find out that Tom, James and Stewart really […]

iPad 2 released in Sydney, Australia

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At exactly 5PM on the 25th of March 2011, the iPad 2 was officially launched in Sydney, Australia and as well all around Australia. Hundreds have lined up to buy the brand new iDevice as an upgrade to their original iPad or as a whole new device. The first person in the line, Alex Lee (Photo here), has lined up for 2 days (by the time it’s released) to grab […]

Wife Says No. Apple Says Yes.

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Apple has been paying close attention to the reasonings behind iPad 2 returns for the past few weeks. This is mainly to make sure that there aren’t any technical glitches on the new device (death-grip anyone?). But one particular return has put a smile on their faces. One iPad came back with a post it note on it that said “Wife said no.” It was escalated as something funny, and […]

TECHGEEK Weekly 35: So much for #winning

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We give our take on the Apple iPad 2 announcement, find out Microsoft’s response to the tablet and see if 3D is a big gimmick on the Nintendo 3DS. As well, IE6 hopefully goes into the grave and Street View now on bicycles? You’ll have to listen and find out. A shorten edition today as Audition managed to crap out and lose the entire recording (luckily we only just started), […]

This is the iPad 2: March 25

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Just minutes ago, Apple finished their March conference for the next iPad. If you weren’t reading the liveblog, here’s what you can expect in the new model. The new iPad comes in White and Black, is 33% thinner, 15% lighter, has a dual-core Apple A5 processor, a front-facing VGA camera for FaceTime and Photo Booth and a back-facing camera with 720p HD video. It still has up to 10 hours […]