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iPhone and iPad users hit with bug

Apple has already fixed the problem by releasing iOS11.2 for iPads and iPhones.<p>A bug in Apple's latest mobile software is causing some iPads and …

Is a New Budget-Priced iPad on the Way?

According to a DigiTimes article on Friday, Apple is planning to release a new 9.7″ iPad that will cost even less than last year’s new 9.7″ model. The target price that they give is $259, which is a full $70 below the current iPad’s price. While it may seem natural to assume that this article is …

IPad Air

Delta retires iPad app as tablet sales plateau

Over the past two years, a handful of large companies have killed their iPad apps in favor of web experiences, so it’s not a huge shock that Delta Air Lines has joined the farewell party. Delta announced today that it’s discontinuing its Fly Delta for iPad app in favor of a tablet-friendly web …

Apps

5 ways to make your Amazon Fire tablet better

So you grabbed one of Amazon's super-cheap tablets. Here's how to make the most of it.<p>I don't know exact numbers, but I suspect some 80 bajillion people bought an Amazon Fire tablet on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. And why not? With prices ranging from $30 to $100, those babies were the bargain to …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple may release a new 9.7-inch iPad for less than $300

After years of declining sales, Apple’s iPad lineup finally saw a return to growth this year. During the company’s June quarter, Apple saw …

iPad: A Modern Man’s Daily Tool for Work and Play

<b>What is an iPad?</b><p>The iPad is Apple’s answer to the netbook computers of Windows-based machine companies. The iPad being a tablet computer is one of …

The best cheap iPad deals for May 2018

Best iPad deals<p>If you’re looking to pick up a cheap iPad deal, then you’ve come to the right place. While Apple itself rarely takes much, if …

IPad Pro

Is the Tablet the new Laptop? - Ape to Gentleman

Only a few years ago, the laptop was well and truly king when it came to portable computing, the reason for this being that it was more or less the …

Gear & Gadgets

If the 2018 iPad with Face ID looks this good, I’m sold

Rumors of a new iPad have begun, and if the images we’ve got here are any indication, Apple’s next slate will be a masterpiece. We’ve seen our fair …

Mobile Technology

Using the iPad Camera with Young Students

One of the questions I get asked most often regarding the use of iPad devices in early childhood classrooms is “How do I get started?” If you’ve not …

How to Use the iPad App Switcher in iOS 11

On the iPad, iOS 11 merges the Control Center with the App Switcher as part of an overhauled interface that's meant to put more of a focus on multitasking. The update also adds new ways to access the App Switcher and it brings new, enhanced app switching functionality.<p>Accessing the App Switcher<p>On …

MTI Partners With iPad App Behind Hamilton and Frozen to Make Licensed Productions a Success

ProductionPro’s Digital Rehearsal Notebook will allow professional and amateur productions to utilize the same technologies that powered some of …

iPad Apps

New TripIt Updates Bring New Features to iPad and Alerts for Airline Compensation

TripIt has brought some great new updates to their iPad app and they now have alerts in-app for airline compensation for delayed or cancelled …

Compensation

Huawei launches four new Android tablets in the U.S.

In the market for a new Android tablet? If you, you picked a good time, because Huawei has unleashed four new Android tablets in the U.S.<p>The Huawei …

The 5 best Android tablets will make your iPad friends envious

Not everyone wants an iPad. Although Apple’s share of the market continues to increase, Android tablets still possess plenty of allure given the …

iPad buyer's guide 2018

Apple offers the iPad in three models and four screen sizes: iPad (9.7 inch), iPad Pro (10.5 and 12.9 inch), and iPad mini 4 (7.9 inch). Each of …

5 Best Tablets With Best Battery Life 2018

Battery life is something that most modern devices need to have in order to function accordingly. While battery life is not strictly dependent on the …

Detachables prop up tablets market as sales slump continues

In its latest look at the tablet market, IDC found worldwide shipments decreased 3.4 percent year-over-year during the second quarter of 2017. A …

YouTube Music adds song and album downloads almost two years later

It's pretty surprising that Google is updating the YouTube Music app instead of scrapping it wholesale. Before the most recent update it mainly served as a way to cast tunes that don't exist on the Google Play Music app to a Chromecast Audio. With the new patch, though, it's getting a little more …

Every iOS user should update to 10.3.3 now to avoid this Wi-Fi hack

Called "Broadpwn," this Broadcom Wi-Fi chip flaw can result in a crashed iPhone, iPad, or iPod. If you don't update right away you're leaving …

PSA: Update to iOS 10.3.3 to fix serious wifi vulnerability allowing attacker complete control

It’s always a good idea to accept iOS dot updates as soon as they are available as they generally have significant security fixes. But iOS 10.3.3, released yesterday, fixes one particularly nasty vulnerability, making a swift update a particularly good idea …<p>Apple’s security document describes it …

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Shielding Your Lap From Tablet Radiation

Just recently I realized I’ve used my five-year-old iPad 3 maybe twice in the past year. And when I told some of my friends, they shared similar claims about no longer using their iPads.<p>I hardly bring mine out anymore because of three main reasons. The first is that my Samsung Note 5 phone is …

eBooks

Wizibel makes videos for your music, so you don’t have to

The rumors say that SoundCloud is on its way out. The company is laying off staff, while burning through streaming bandwidth with no real way to make any money. If you’re a musician, this is a big deal, because SoundCloud is where you share music, and where you go to hear other musicians’ music. …

Sling TV updates iPhone & iPad app with Cloud DVR support

By way of an app update, Sling TV viewers can now take advantage of the service's Cloud DVR feature on Apple's iPhone and iPad, saving shows for …

iPad Apps

iOS 11 transforms the iPad

Are you beta-curious? Here's what it does to the iPad Pro and Pencil.

IPad Pro

Astropad Studio turns the iPad Pro into a pro drawing tablet for Macs

The iPad Pro is a clutch drawing tool for when you’re on the go, but it’s missing a lot of the pro software that working artists require to get their job done. Astropad, a company that has focused on making second-screen software for iPad to use with a connected Mac, is debuting Astropad Studio …

Sony's latest E Ink tablet comes to the US in June

Did you see Sony's second-generation Digital Paper and realize you found your dream e-reader? If so, you'll get to do something about it very soon. Sony has announced that its latest 13.3-inch E Ink tablet (the DPT-RP1) will reach the US sometime in June, when it will sell for the previously …