Daily Archives: November 20, 2012
Much thanks to Samtasam and others who contributed to the episode 8 SRT file.
I hate it when people mislead me, shade the truth, reveal information that seems to contradict what they said earlier. In short, I hate being jerked around.
But I love it when this series does that to me!
More non-spoiler snaps after the break.
Note that viewers of the BBC Four broadcast should not go past the break until they have seen this episode!
A post for those who think I never admit being wrong (they are wrong in that too!).
iDissent: I Think Gotta Be Mobile Is Wrong: I was wrong. That 3D sample seems to match the iPad Mini that was released.
iPad Mini: I Still Say FAKE!: I was right to be skeptical. See upcoming item.
Photos: More iPad Mini Size Comparisons: Wrong. In my defense, I was using a paper template from another site.
Velocity Micro’s iPad Mini Pre-Clone: The screen resolution matches, but nothing else.
Cruz T508: 7.9″ x 6.1″ x 0.4″
iPad Mini: 7.87″ x 5.3″ x 0.28″
Is The iPad Mini An Elaborate Chinese Hoax?: Here is where I was right to be skeptical. Here is the blueprint shown:
It was from a cover maker. Here is a portion of the official Apple drawing:
I disbelieved the smaller side bezels because I just couldn’t envision how light the iPad Mini would actually be.