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Developers seeded with iOS 8.1.1 beta; update speeds up the Apple iPhone 4s and Apple iPad 2

Developers seeded with iOS 8.1.1 beta; update speeds up the Apple iPhone 4s and Apple iPad 2

posted: 04 Nov 2014, 23:31

Those who still use the Apple iPhone 4s and Apple iPad 2, are about to get some love from Cupertino. Sure, the iPhone 4s was the last iPhone to make do with a 3.5-inch screen, but it was...

Apple outs the iPad Air 2 official promo video, laser cuts pencil

Apple outs the iPad Air 2 official promo video, laser cuts pencil

posted: 16 Oct 2014, 14:52

Apple's design team outdid itself with the new iPad Air 2, making it the thinnest (but not lightest) slate in the category. How did it achieve the incredible 6.1mm thickness of the premium aluminum unibody? Well, it moved...

Gazelle paying as much as $355 for a used Apple iPad Air prior to tomorrow's Apple event

Gazelle paying as much as $355 for a used Apple iPad Air prior to tomorrow's Apple event

posted: 15 Oct 2014, 13:56

With Apple expected to introduce the Apple iPad Air 2 and the Apple iPad mini 3 tomorrow, you might be looking to fund your purchase of either slate by selling the Apple iPad that you presently...

iOS 8 release date and time: Available now!

iOS 8 release date and time: Available now!

posted: 17 Sep 2014, 12:25

September 17 has come, and with it, it has brought iOS 8, the latest installment in Apple's mobile operating system...

Judge Koh rules that Apple cannot force Samsung to reimburse it $16 million for legal fees

Judge Koh rules that Apple cannot force Samsung to reimburse it $16 million for legal fees

posted: 21 Aug 2014, 13:06

Judge Lucy Koh is back in the news. Koh, who presided over both Apple-Samsung patent trials, turned down Apple's request to recover $16 million in attorney fees from Samsung. With a quick...

Which iPhone and iPad models will get iOS 8? Apple posts iOS 8 release details

Which iPhone and iPad models will get iOS 8? Apple posts iOS 8 release details

posted: 02 Jun 2014, 14:51

There are many things that Apple is really good at. One of them is to support is mobile devices with fresh software builds years after they've been released. Today's launch of iOS 8 reinforces this statement...

Apple did not infringe on Samsung's patents says Japanese court

Apple did not infringe on Samsung's patents says Japanese court

posted: 25 Mar 2014, 09:43

Tokyo District Court Judge Koji Hasegawa ruled on Tuesday, that the Apple iPhone 4s, Apple iPhone 4 and Apple iPad 2 do not infringe on patents held by Samsung. The patents at issue are related to data communications and...

Apple discontinues iPad 2, replaces it with Retina display (iPad 4th gen) model

Apple discontinues iPad 2, replaces it with Retina display (iPad 4th gen) model

posted: 18 Mar 2014, 04:48

Today, Apple has finally discontinued the iPad 2 on its official website, and it’s replaced it with the iPad with Retina display (4th generation) model…

Apple releases iOS 7.1

Apple releases iOS 7.1

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 14:43

At last, Apple has released iOS 7.1, which includes a number of improvements and bug fixes. The new build of Apple's mobile OS includes CarPlay, introduced at the Geneva Motor Show last week. With this feature, and an Apple iPhone 5 or higher, the user can control certain...

Apple may finally discontinue the iPad 2 in the

Apple may finally discontinue the iPad 2 in the "near future"

posted: 13 Feb 2014, 11:49

One of the more surprising and disappointing parts of the latest Apple iPad announcement back in October was that Apple was keeping the almost three-year old iPad 2 on the market and pricing it even with the brand new iPad...

Walmart cuts the price of the Apple iPad 2 by $100, offers at least $100 trade-in for any iPad

Walmart cuts the price of the Apple iPad 2 by $100, offers at least $100 trade-in for any iPad

posted: 06 Feb 2014, 14:50

Walmart is slicing the price of the Apple iPad 2 by $100 to $299 for the next 30 days. Apple has continued to offer its sophomore slate in order to have different pricing tiers for its...

No home court advantage for Samsung; South Korean judge refuses to ban Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

No home court advantage for Samsung; South Korean judge refuses to ban Apple iPhone and Apple iPad

posted: 12 Dec 2013, 01:48

Poor Samsung. Constantly finding itself on the short end of U.S. court decisions, you would have thought that having the home court advantage in South Korea would help turn things...

Apple leaves just one version of its Smart Cover and Smart Case for older models

Apple leaves just one version of its Smart Cover and Smart Case for older models

posted: 01 Nov 2013, 00:39

Apple has retired all but one Smart Cover and one Smart Case for its older 9.7 inch Apple iPad models; with Apple still selling the Apple iPad 2 as an entry-level version of its tablets, those buying...

First iPad Air benchmarks show a massive improvement over the iPad 4

First iPad Air benchmarks show a massive improvement over the iPad 4

posted: 30 Oct 2013, 04:29

The first set of iPad Air benchmarks have started appearing, and they serve as harbinger of what's to come this Friday, when the new iPad will be made available to the public...

Which is a worse deal for $399: an iPad 2 or iPad mini 2?

Which is a worse deal for $399: an iPad 2 or iPad mini 2?

posted: 22 Oct 2013, 21:38

Apple made some very bold moves today, and not all of them were bold in a good way. The iPad Air looks like a very impressive piece of engineering and hardware, and it is certainly a worthy successor in the iPad line. However, Apple...

Apple clings to the past with the iPad 2

Apple clings to the past with the iPad 2

posted: 22 Oct 2013, 20:08

Even if you don't pay much attention to Apple and its products, you probably know that there is something of a tradition with the company and its mobile products. Each year, the new version of each product fits into the highest price point, and the...

iPad Air vs iPad 4 vs iPad 2: specs comparison

iPad Air vs iPad 4 vs iPad 2: specs comparison

posted: 22 Oct 2013, 14:16

Well, even though we weren't exactly caught by surprise by the offerings of the fifth-generation iPad, Apple has at least surprised us with the name of its new full-sized tablet...

Apple iPhone 5c closing gap on Apple iPhone 5s; Apple iPad 2 most popular active iOS slate

Apple iPhone 5c closing gap on Apple iPhone 5s; Apple iPad 2 most popular active iOS slate

posted: 21 Oct 2013, 14:15

So what is it about the Apple iPad 2? Sporting a 9.7 inch screen with a forgettable 132ppi pixel density, this tablet is far from being Apple's most highly spec'd slab; yet, with a 38% share...

How to download and install the iOS 7 update to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

How to download and install the iOS 7 update to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

posted: 18 Sep 2013, 18:04

The biggest overhaul in iOS history is upon us, and brings about much new functionality and a brand new look. Here's what you should follow to get iOS 7 on your Apple iPhone 4, iPhone 4s or iPhone 5, your...

Microsoft will take your Apple iPad and give you a minimum $200 gift card

Microsoft will take your Apple iPad and give you a minimum $200 gift card

posted: 12 Sep 2013, 20:24

Unhappy with your Apple iPad? Microsoft will gladly take it off your hands and give you back a minimum $200 gift card that you can use toward the purchase of a Microsoft Surface or anything else in the Microsoft...

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