American Airlines pilots begin using Apple's iPad during all phases of flight

iPad approved for use in the cockpit

American Airlines this month is expanding its iPad Electronic Flight Bag program, as 777 aircraft pilots begin using Apple's tablet during all phases of flight, helping to save an estimated $1.2 million per year on fuel costs.

How to maximize battery-life en-route


Admit it: Your cockpit bag is stuffed full of digital gear you can’t bear to leave at home. Not only will your iPhone, iPad, or MacBook keep you entertained while en route, they’ll make great navigation, research, and photo tools once you’ve reached your destination. But keeping these devices charged up when you’re constantly on-the-go or stuck in the air can be a challenge.

FlightBoard app: Live Flight Departure and Arrival Status

Turn your iPhone or iPad into the Arrivals and Departures board for any airport in the world! FlightBoard lets you check out the boards of your next flight's airports and view all the flight information in real-time.

Britse rechter vindt Galaxy Tab minder cool dan iPad

iPad & Galaxy tab

AMSTERDAM - De Galaxy Tab van Samsung wordt in Groot-Brittannië niet verboden vanwege het uiterlijk. De rechter schrijft dat de Samsungtablet minder cool is dan de iPad.

Dat blijkt uit het oordeel van het High Court of Justice in Londen.

Transavia test 'papierloze' cockpit en cabine met iPad app

SCHIPHOL - Transavia test deze zomer een iPad app die de bemanning moet ontlasten van papierwerk. Met de app kunnen briefingpakketten en handleidingen gedownload worden ter voorbereiding op de vlucht. Tijdens en na de vlucht kan de bemanning formulieren via de tablet invullen en verzenden. 

AviatorApps.com - Aviation related apps

Finally an updated directory of aviation related apps for iPad, iPhone, Touch and Mac. Find the app directory here: http://aviatorapps.com/

New iPad Tops Three Million

CUPERTINO, California―March 19, 2012―Apple® today announced it has sold three million of its incredible new iPad®, since its launch on Friday, March 16. The new iPad features a stunning new Retina™ display, Apple’s new A5X chip with quad-core graphics, a 5 megapixel iSight® camera with advanced optics for capturing amazing photos and 1080p HD video, and still delivers the same all-day 10 hour battery life* while remaining amazingly thin and light.

Apple Releases iOS 5.0.1 to Address Battery Issues

Apple released iOS 5.0.1 today to address the battery life issues that Apple acknowledged last week under iOS 5.0 as well as other bug fixes and improvements. The update is available for download now through iTunes or over-the-air directly on a compatible device.

Box.net komt met goede aanbieding! 50Gb gratis opslag 'for life'.

Box.net is een Dropbox variant. Nu Apple de iCloud heeft gelanceerd (met gratis 5Gb opslag), komt Box.net met deze aanbieding. De actie loopt 50 dagen en eindigt 2 december.

Skype for iPad now available

Skype, the popular VoIP service, announced the release of its iPad app today. Skype for iPad hit the App Store for the first time late last night though it “went live prematurely” according to the company and was subsequently pulled. It returned to the App Store today and is here to stay.


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