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Apple Event Meta Liveblog: All The News As It Happens

Apple Event Meta Liveblog: All The News As It Happens

Giz AU hit the keyboards (and coffee machine) from 4:30am this morning to kick off our meta-liveblog, bringing you the best live coverage of Apple’s new iPad, Apple TV and various other shiny new things. Here’s everything you need to know, including the full play-by-play of each announcement.

The New iPad In Just 5 Minutes

The New iPad In Just 5 Minutes

See that? It’s everything Apple thinks you should know about the iPad in just over five minutes. And while its spec highlights — retina display, a quad-core A5x chip — are impressive, the ultimate message is clear: this is something you use everywhere, for everything, all the time.

Inside Apple’s A5x Chipset: Dual-Core CPU, Quad-Core GPU

Inside Apple’s A5x Chipset: Dual-Core CPU, Quad-Core GPU

With the announcement of the iPad 3, came the announcement of a new processor: the A5x chipset with (presumably) a dual-core CPU and quad-core GPU. The A5x is more powerful to be sure, but should we think of it as a next-generation chip or merely a spec bump?