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Samsung sees increased tablet market share, but Apple is still the king in the castle

Samsung sees increased tablet market share, but Apple is still the king in the castle

posted: 10 Apr 2014, 09:02

Although the sales of Android tablets have already surpassed the iOS ones, Apple is still the dominant player on the market for slates. In 2013 alone, Apple sold a tad over 70 million iPads, while...

The best Bluetooth keyboard cases and folios for the iPad Air, iPad mini and iPad 4

The best Bluetooth keyboard cases and folios for the iPad Air, iPad mini and iPad 4

posted: 03 Apr 2014, 05:39

Apple's iPads are mostly considered web and media consumption devices, not suited for creative works, with the on-screen keyboard and all that. So many people are using Apple's tablets as their main...

In China, Apple releases the TD-LTE packed Apple iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display

In China, Apple releases the TD-LTE packed Apple iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display

posted: 01 Apr 2014, 01:14

Apple has just announced that starting Tuesday, it is offering a version of the Apple iPad Air, and the Apple iPad with Retina display, that is compatible with the LTE networks used in China....

Refurbished iPad Air now available at the Apple Store online

Refurbished iPad Air now available at the Apple Store online

posted: 24 Mar 2014, 09:54

About 5 months after its official announcement, the iPad Air has been made available in refurbished form straight from the Apple Online store. As of this writing, there are 9 different models of the tablet listed at the store's...

Tablets with the best battery life

Tablets with the best battery life

posted: 19 Mar 2014, 06:52

We have a new kid on the battery endurance block, and it is Samsung's Galaxy NotePRO tablet. The huge 12.2" slate has an equally impressive 9500 mAh battery, that kept it ticking for nearly nine hours on our demanding battery test. That's more than any other...

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...

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet vs Galaxy Tab PRO 10.1 vs Apple iPad Air specs comparison

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet vs Galaxy Tab PRO 10.1 vs Apple iPad Air specs comparison

posted: 24 Feb 2014, 02:27

After releasing the world's thinnest, lightest 10" slate last year with the Tablet Z, Sony today came up with its Z2 Tablet successor, which owns those same superlatives now. Sony still kept the new slate...

Samsung takes a bite of the Apple with two new ads

Samsung takes a bite of the Apple with two new ads

posted: 19 Feb 2014, 12:08

Remember the good old days when Samsung made fun of those Apple fans waiting on line for the next iteration of the Apple iPhone? Ah, life was simpler then as Samsung's ad team created characters like the Barista, the Apple fan who was too...

Tests show that the Apple iPad Air has the best battery life among tablets

Tests show that the Apple iPad Air has the best battery life among tablets

posted: 12 Feb 2014, 10:59

No one likes to be in the middle of something with their tablet, only to have the batteries go dead. For example, let's say that you are amongst the 15% of Netflix subscribers that use their tablet to view television...

Apple releases two edited versions of its latest Apple iPad Air ad

Apple releases two edited versions of its latest Apple iPad Air ad

posted: 22 Jan 2014, 11:15

Earlier this month, we showed you Apple's latest commercial for the Apple iPad Air. This 90 second spot debuted during the NFL playoffs and with Robin Williams reading some of his lines from Dead Poets Society, the quiet,...

HD Video chat for Apple iPhone 5s and more, with Skype for iOS update

HD Video chat for Apple iPhone 5s and more, with Skype for iOS update

posted: 16 Jan 2014, 23:56

Skype for iOS has received an update that allows the app to support two-way HD video calling. That feature is available only on the Apple iPhone 5s, the Apple iPad Air and the Apple iPad mini with Retina display. The...

New Apple iPad Air ad waxes poetic

New Apple iPad Air ad waxes poetic

posted: 12 Jan 2014, 17:03

During Sunday's NFL Playoffs match up between the San Francisco 49'ers and the the Carolina Panthers, Apple decided to run a new 90 second commercial for the Apple iPad Air. Ironically, the ad featured a monologue read by Robin Williams that came from the...

Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 vs TabPRO 12.2 vs iPad Air: specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 vs TabPRO 12.2 vs iPad Air: specs comparison

posted: 07 Jan 2014, 14:10

Among the more intriguing new tablets that made an appearance at this year's Consumer Electronics Show is the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2. Actually, the same can easily be said about its relative, the TabPRO 12.2,...

Apple stuffs

Apple stuffs "lucky gift bags" with Apple iPad Air and more

posted: 02 Jan 2014, 03:41

There is a good reason why Apple's New Year's Fukubukuro "lucky bag" custom is popular. Even though it cost 36,000 Yen ($340 USD) to purchase, the buyers ended up with more value in the bag. Apple had four different bags, each...

Last second Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5c deals from Target

Last second Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5c deals from Target

posted: 21 Dec 2013, 00:30

With only a few days left until Christmas, Target is running a sale on both the Apple iPhone 5s and Apple iPhone 5c to attract those who have not completed their holiday shopping. Target (pronounced Tar-j among the conspicuous...

Newly purchased Apple iPad Air turns out to be store demo, bringing on the pain

Newly purchased Apple iPad Air turns out to be store demo, bringing on the pain

posted: 08 Dec 2013, 15:42

Poor Monica Hall. All she wanted to do was go down to her local AT&T store and pick up a new Apple iPad Air. It doesn't sound like a big deal, right? After all, thousands of people buy a new tablet every...

Apple iPad Air scores 51% increase in sales over the Black Friday weekend

Apple iPad Air scores 51% increase in sales over the Black Friday weekend

posted: 04 Dec 2013, 12:00

Data from Localytics released on Tuesday reveals that sales of the Apple iPad Air soared 51% during the Black Friday weekend when compared to the prior weekend's number. Another big winner for Apple was the Apple...

Black Friday survey shows continued demand for Apple iPad mini with Retina display

Black Friday survey shows continued demand for Apple iPad mini with Retina display

posted: 02 Dec 2013, 22:33

The Apple iPad mini with Retina display was first made available on November 12th and remained hard to find over the Black Friday 'shopping holiday'. That is based on a survey conducted by Chris Whitmore...

40% of iPads bought on Black Friday were by Android smartphone owners

40% of iPads bought on Black Friday were by Android smartphone owners

posted: 01 Dec 2013, 23:10

So which devices were in demand on Black Friday? According to a survey of 125,000 shoppers, different variations of the Apple iPad were very much in demand last Friday, along with the Microsoft Surface. At Walmart,...

Microsoft continues iPad dissing campaign with latest Surface ads

Microsoft continues iPad dissing campaign with latest Surface ads

posted: 27 Nov 2013, 05:00

Microsoft is showing no signs of slowing down in its increasingly aggressive marketing onslaught, and the latest pair of Surface ads dissing the iPad is a testament to that.

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