Hereâ€™s a look at a new iPad cover from Dunhill, made for the labelâ€™s Spring/Summer 2011 Collection.
Crafted out of premium leather, the cover features a letter print, addressed to â€œAlfred Dunhillâ€ with an old school book strap motif.
Italian luxe label Bottega Veneta has announced that it is planning to bring its newly revamped website, featuring exclusive video content, to the iPad very soon. In the meantime, experience the European Vogue magazines in a new way.
Since the release of the iPad, designer accessories have been on the rise with iPad cases from some designers such as LV, Gucci and Salvatore Ferragamo.
Oscar de la Renta has created a limited edition clutch to complement the device and debuted it at his Resort 2011 collection show.
The iPad clutch features Mosaico embroidered leather with the inside lined in ultra suede. The clutch also features a snap closure perfect for securing you iPad.
There are 4 colors available ( red, white, yellow and gray ), the price of a case is $290 and it can only be bought online.
Joining the growing list of designers to release iPad cases, Salvatore Ferragamo announces they too will offer a collection of iPad cases.
The cases come in two full-leather versions and a fabric version, lined with premium leather
Fully encasing Appleâ€™s iPad with a unique envelope design, both shell and touchscreen are completely protected by this rich, structured case.
Oprah Winfrey has gifted every staff member at her ‘O’ magazine an Apple iPad and 10,000 dollars to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the publication.
Staffers at ‘O, The Oprah Magazine’ also received a leather case engraved with the their initials.
According to a spokesperson for the magazine, this was Oprahâ€™s way of showing her gratitude and thanking the staff for all the hard work they put in.
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton was the first big luxury firm to release an iPad-specific case, designed by its flagship Louis Vuitton brand, for $320.
Now, with two million iPads sold by Apple , Gucci jumps into the iPad game too!
Designed by Gucci’s creative director, Frida Giannini it`s available in black leather and neoprene rubber Guccissima GG.
Mercedes-Benz has constructed an all-new â€œiPad Loungeâ€ in their state-of-the-art museum that is based in Stuttgart, Germany.
It shows you technical information about scores of historical Mercedes models which went on display for the special â€œSuper Sports Car Exhibitionâ€ exhibits.
Visitors have been able to test out the tablet device using this app since the end of April, enabling them to experience the exhibition interactively.
The iPad Supreme Edition, designed by Katherine Hughes, is a Wi-Fi + 3G, 64 GB iPad made of solid gold and encrusted with 25.5 karats of flawless diamonds.
The rear case and bezel is made from a single piece of solid 22-karat gold and, on the back, the Apple logo is bedazzled with 53 individually set gems.
The cost? A cool Â£129,995 – roughly $190,000, depending on the exchange rate at the moment.
Apple announced that it had sold more than one million iPads on May 3, just 28 days after the connected tablet device was introduced in the US.
“One million iPads in 28 days–that’s less than half of the 74 days it took to achieve this milestone with iPhone,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO.
“Demand continues to exceed supply and we’re working hard to get this magical product into the hands of even more customers.”
More than 5,000 iPad native apps have appeared in the App Store since the device was announced.
Next year Louis Vuitton will be releasing custom iPad Cases. The cases will come both in the Monogram and in the Damier Graphite design.
Both signature Louis Vuitton options will come in a sleeve case allowing for the iPad to be carried with ease and protection.
We’re actually surprised this hadn’t happened sooner but the lightweight, ultra-portable attachÃ© cases will hit the stores in 2011 for a price of $360. Via GQ
Luxury hotel chain InterContinental is to trial iPad devices for its concierge staff from next week.
InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, which owns 166 high-end properties, will roll out the devices to trial hotels in four cities as part of a global program.
A spokesman for the brand confirmed to Relaxnews that if the trial was successful, the chain will consider rolling the scheme out globally.
Using the devices, hotel staff will be able to provide high-resolution satellite maps, close-up street views and short video clips of local attractions to guests.
Only days from the release of Apple’s much-hyped iPad, a second automaker has announced that it plans to develop a publishing presence on the device.
US car brand Cadillac, a division of GM, has announced a partnership with design website Cool Hunting to develop an app for the iPad, which goes on sale in the US on April 3.
The new app will feature content from the influential Cool Hunting blog, described as a “daily look at ideas and products on the intersection of art, design, culture and technology.”
Cadillac appears to have found a way around its partner’s claim that “Money can buy you a lot of things, but it can’t buy you coverage on Cool Hunting.”
Apple CEO Steve Jobs has unveiled the iPad, a large touch-screen device for reading, browsing the internet, listening to music and playing games.
The iPad is a super thin design that’s half an inch thin and features a 9.7 inch screen, 3G, 802.11 WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1, 16-64GBs of storage, and an incredible 10 hours of battery life.