Bought Nexus 7, should have sprung for iPad...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions - Site Assistance' started by ElectricCrow, Mar 1, 2013.

  1. ElectricCrow

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    Mar 1, 2013
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    So I bought a Nexus 7 because I used to have an iPad and gave it to my mother for her birthday and couldnt see spending so much on another one.
    She LIVES on it, so money well spent, but I thought I just wanted it for digital magazines and such anyway, so, I'll get something cheaper.

    Well, it's battery life is terrible and you have to really watch it to make sure programs arent left open to drain your battery etc.

    So, now I want an iPad, but I need to be able to do iOS development on it in order for it to be worth it to me.

    Is this possible?
  2. leelai

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    Apr 24, 2011
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Apparently you can run X code on at least a Jailbroken iPad, don't know about a stock one, hopefully others may chime in here
    This link may also help you

    Please do not post twice on your issue as it divides the information given and makes it confusing for members to follow. It is also against our Forum Rules, your other post has now been deleted.

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

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