[aprssig] APRSPad in the app store
Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr)
ldeffenb at homeside.to
Sat Apr 3 17:46:22 EDT 2010
Does the iPad do Bluetooth? Could you use a BT to Serial adapter to get
to the TNC?
Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ
Michael Carey wrote:
> And one glaring hole is the iPad hardware... no ability for
> interfacing to radio hardware, no built in USB!!
> You need another adapter hanging off your sleek new Apple product to
> provide that... and even then, it's not a designed as a normal host
> USB socket, it's for camera users so if you were thinking of plugging
> in a USB GPS, serial interface or memory stick, you might be outta luck.
> No SD card socket either, so you can't buy the cheaper 16 gb model
> and add your own storage. Good thinking there apple!!
>> This is one glaring hole in the iPad OS - no multitasking.
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