IPad Today 89
Recorded: March 16, 2012
Published: March 16, 2012
iPad Today 89: New iPad Unboxing! Retina Display! Apps!
Leo & Sarah un-box the the "new" iPad, Retina display updates, No FaceTime over LTE, Sparrow mail for iOS, Square Register & more!
TODAY'S THEME IS...NEW IPAD UNBOXING!
- Retina display
- EMAIL FROM RAN:
"Ipad 1 and 2 ran Iphone apps in 2X mode. The new retina display will render them unusable even in 2x mode. some apps have no ipad versions. what happens to our iphone apps on ipad3?"
SO, THAT HAPPENED.
- This American Life retracts Mike Daisey's Apple FoxConn story
- will devote entire show this weekend to correcting errors
- most popular episode in This American Life’s history, with 888,000 downloads (typically the number is 750,000) and 206,000 streams to date.
- Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory retracted
APP STORE FEATURE:Square Register
COMMENT ON VIDEO "Watching various TWiT shows over the past week, there's been a lot of debate about whether or not anyone will use the improved camera in the new iPad. The use case I'm surprised I haven't heard mentioned is creating multi-cam 1080p videos with an iPhone, an iPad and Final Cut Pro X. Apple recently updated Final Cut to include multi-cam support, and it can automatically sync source videos by evaluating the audio from each. With the dramatic price reduction of Final Cut last year, someone interested in creating quality video now has a very low barrier to entry, especially if they already own the iPhone and/or iPad. Maybe the camera in the new iPad isn't meant to sell iPads; it's meant to sell Final Cut. -Justin" Final Cut Pro X + the new iPad
SHOW 88 COMMENTS "With the new iPad there seems to be great opportunity for Electronic News Gathering. Reporters could record and edit news in 1080p and post from the site. Hmm... only thing missing is good audio. I googled iRig, but the reviews (on Amazon at least) are horrible. How can we get high-quality audio into our new iPads? - Dave McNally"
"I have an Ipad 2 and 75% of my content is from twit.tv (both downloads and streaming). How does the TWIT podcast look on new ipad? Would it be worth upgrading just for twit video? Maybe slingbox too.
Love the network, David "
APP CAP AWARD
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- Edited by: Chad
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