Laguna Hills, California – ZooGue recently received word from a source close to Apple, who wishes to remain anonymous, that Apple is in fact working on a smaller tablet to compete with the Kindle Fire and other 7″ tablets.
Images of the downsized iPad’s back housing does not offer a very good scale, but the device measures out to have a 7.58″ screen we are told. The images might be illegible due to the low resolution camera used to take these photos, but the part does feature FCC labeling, which was blurred in order for ZooGue’s source to remain anonymous.
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One of Apple’s third-party suppliers, Foxconn, has long been surrounded by controversy, with critics accusing the Taiwan-based company of subjecting its enormous workforce to poor and sometimes hazardous working conditions and paying low wages.
Last month Apple CEO Tim Cook was in China meeting government officials, as well as paying a visit to a Foxconn factory to see the situation for himself.
by editor on October 14, 2010 inNewswithComments OffTweet
AT&T* and Apple® today announced that all three iPad™ Wi-Fi + 3G models will be available at more than 2,200 AT&T Stores starting Thursday, October 28. AT&T will offer customers 3G pre-paid data plans for iPad, complete with Apple’s easy on-device activation and management. All iPad data plans are available without a term contract and include unlimited access to AT&T’s 23,000+ domestic Wi-Fi Hot Spots.
Verizon Wireless and Apple® today announced that iPad™ will be available at over 2,000 Verizon Wireless Stores nationwide beginning Thursday, October 28. Verizon Wireless will offer three bundles, all featuring an iPad Wi-Fi model and a Verizon MiFi 2200 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot, for a suggested retail price of $629.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 16GB + MiFi, $729.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 32GB + MiFi and $829.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 64GB + MiFi. Verizon Wireless is offering a monthly access plan to iPad customers of up to 1GB of data for just $20 a month. In addition, Verizon Wireless will also offer all three iPad Wi-Fi models on a stand-alone basis.