Yes folks!!! Sick and tired of having to put down your beer to click something on your ipad?? Hate having to reach up to the table when your ipad is set up like a monitor? Have you had it with smudge marks?? Cant get the ‘chessie poofs’ dust off the screen???
Well those days are over!!
Yes, the same jailbreak hack, from Google’s BTStacks, that let you use your mouse on the iphone works on the iPad. Really? It took this long to get this sorted?? Anyway we are one step closer to having an iPad kinda work just like a computer. Now that we have the mouse and keyboard, you can basically stop thinking of the iPad as an information consumption only device and thing about creation.
From watching the video it really seems to work pretty well. Now of course you only have one finger when using the mouse, so pinch and pull does not work, but aside from that, almost all of your iPad needs should be meet. The big win? Gaming I would think. There are plenty of games where not having your had in the way when trying to play (thus a mouse) would make for better game play.
Check out the two videos below. The first one is a bit long for demonstrating a point. The second video is a how to hook up a wireless mouse to the ipad.
And here is how you do it.