Daily Archives: March 3, 2010

iPad Links: Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Stuff directly or indirectly for or about the iPad, in no real order. These posts will likely be discontinued once an iPad is in hand.

UGH! ePub is eCrap! Apple seeks iBooks manager for position based in Markham, Ontario

2009: Writers: It’s The INVISIBLE Piracy That Will Kill You
2010: Gene Simmons’ Son Plagiarizing Bleach?
2010: Incarnate controversy keeps heating up

iPhone App review Shakedown
What is Apple up to?

Archos 7 home tablet at CeBIT 2010
Skype on Symbian – Don’t Cancel that Voice Plan! Demo and Thoughts

Sir Clive Sinclair: “I don’t use a computer at all”
Timex/Sinclair 1000 Emulation in a Browser Window
Trust and Authority online
2007: Half a Century of Crappy Computing
Where in the World is Kathy Sierra? — Or, the best tech writing blogger ever

Ayn Rand: Sociopath
‘I Stopped Denying People’: Ex-Bank Of America CSR Tells All

Viewing PDFs in iPad
Can one “word process” on the iPad?
How to create and/or publish educational content for iPad?
Crit: Another article about the iPad

iPhone 4G concept in 5 colors plus motion-control? (Images)
Unity iPhone Capabilities
How To Market Your Mobile Application
Bank Run, an iPhone Game With Real Video Footage
Android SDK from an iPhone Developer’s Perspective

UI/Web Design:
Icons for the multi-touch world

Unintended Consequences: Twelve Years under the DMCA
Brave new world
Not so great expectations
Readers Debate: “Who Needs You, Big Publishing?”
Who killed Brienne Cross?
Vook CEO on the Ideal Vook Video Length
Vooks: What are they, and where are they headed? A recap for writers as Anne Rice’s new vook debuts.
The Brads – Why DRM Doesn’t Work
News flash: Social media won’t fix your content problems
The Problem with The New York Times
The Digital Digest

In every Links post, I try to pimp at least two eBooks (generally free ones). These will be consolidated into one post later on when traffic gets real here and people are looking for things to stuff into their iPad.

FREE PDF eBook: Saved by David Hewson
FREE eBook: Probability Angels
Science Fiction and Fantasy Interviews
A Writer Looks for the Right Word Processor (and Fails to Find It)
Winston Churchill said: “If you are going through hell, keep going.”

iPad Trademark Claim Jumping

Oh, they’re out there, the ones who want to try to capitalize on the “iPad” trademark (and/or service mark).

See four applications with commentary after the break.

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Apple Files For THREE iPad Trademarks!

Using its beard company, IP Application Development LLC, Apple has filed three separate times for “iPad” as a mark.

The first one as a trademark and service mark.

The two new filings are for “iPad” as a service mark only.

See the filings after the break.

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Apple Trademarks “There’s An App For That”

The filing is after the break.

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