Tagged: Apple

LyX for free word-processing - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Sep 27, 2010

There are several free word processors available. Many are mimics of Microsoft Word to one degree or other. One alternative is LyX, a what-you-see-is-what-you-mean (not see!) document processor. It’s free and very capable. During my Ph.D. studies Word (version 5.1a) came with a printed manual. That’s right, a book. I read … Read More

The iPad Revealed (Updated) - MacDoctor

Jim McVeagh Jan 28, 2010

Today is the big day when Apple reveals its least surprising, most-leaked product ever, the Newton Message Pad – whoops, sorry – I meant the iPad. It looks very pretty (note: the keyboard dock is an artists impression, I think): Seems like (non-surprise again) more than a large iPhone and less than a laptop. It’s just [...] Related posts: … Read More

Apple, e-ink and that much-rumoured tablet - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Dec 30, 2009

My tech discussion with Simon Morton and Rowan Quinn on Summer Report this morning centred on the increasingly convincing rumours circulating about the looming arrival of a tablet computing device created by Silicon Valley giant Apple. Plans for an Apple tablet: Etched in stone? MacRumours, Wired and Tech Crunch are all reporting that Apple registered the … Read More