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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...

Do-it-yourself spray can make your phone or tablet resistant to water

Do-it-yourself spray can make your phone or tablet resistant to water

posted: 21 Jul 2014, 23:08

You might remember some of the amazing displays we have seen from companies like Liquipel and P2i, showing how they can make your phone waterproof. In one amazing example, a tissue coated with P2i's product and placed...

Best Twitter client apps for the iPhone and the iPad

Best Twitter client apps for the iPhone and the iPad

posted: 10 Jul 2014, 09:00

While we can't cover all of them, we've made a curated selection of some of the most popular, useful, and noteworthy Twitter clients for the iPhone and the iPad...

T-Mobile gives you $100 if you buy an iPhone and iPad together

T-Mobile gives you $100 if you buy an iPhone and iPad together

posted: 09 Jul 2014, 18:30

T-Mobile's new iPhone and iPad deal is more than welcome, though interested customers may want to hold off for the iPhone 6...

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...

Refurbished iPad mini Retina hits the Apple online store for the first time

Refurbished iPad mini Retina hits the Apple online store for the first time

posted: 17 Apr 2014, 21:36

If you're a fan of the iOS platform, or the Apple ecosystem in general, you may have been eyeing the iPad mini Retina for a while now. But, paying $399 for an 8-inch tablet can be a tough pill to swallow for...

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....

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...

Samsung to produce Retina display panels for the Apple iPad mini 2?

Samsung to produce Retina display panels for the Apple iPad mini 2?

posted: 19 Mar 2014, 04:08

The strangest love affair in history will get even more entangled than thought this year. Yes, we already told you that Samsung would be manufacturing some of Apple's A8 chips along with TSMC. But according to a new...

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...

Best Buy offers deals starting Sunday for Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, HTC One and more

Best Buy offers deals starting Sunday for Apple iPhone, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, HTC One and more

posted: 15 Feb 2014, 12:23

Looking to pick up an Apple iPhone on the cheap? On Sunday, Best Buy is offering $50 off the price of any iPhone model. The discounts will be in effect until February 22nd, which is...

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...

AT&T and Verizon stock up on Apple iPad mini with Retina display

AT&T and Verizon stock up on Apple iPad mini with Retina display

posted: 14 Dec 2013, 02:24

Thanks to an issue that Sharp faced when producing the panels for the Apple iPad mini with Retina display, a shortage of product was expected and forced Apple to push back the release date of the slate. Sharp was suffering...

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...

As the holidays approach, sources claim that Apple has ordered some 4 million iPad Mini 2 in November alone

As the holidays approach, sources claim that Apple has ordered some 4 million iPad Mini 2 in November alone

posted: 27 Nov 2013, 07:16

A new DigiTimes report is citing Taiwanese supply chain sources, claiming that Apple has ordered enough components to assemble nearly 4 million individual units of the...

Want an Apple iPad mini with Retina display? The Apple Store is your best bet

Want an Apple iPad mini with Retina display? The Apple Store is your best bet

posted: 25 Nov 2013, 09:34

Thanks to reported problems with LCD burn-in at Sharp, where many of the panels for the new Apple iPad mini with Retina display are produced, the tablet did not launch until November 12th. Apple, relying...

Best iPad mini 2 with Retina Display cases, covers and keyboard folios

Best iPad mini 2 with Retina Display cases, covers and keyboard folios

posted: 25 Nov 2013, 09:14

The iPad mini 2 sports a stellar Retina Display and 64-bit A7 processor, which start it at $399, that's why you'd want to put a case or a cover on the precious munchkin from day one. The iPad mini 2 with Retina Display...

Nexus 7 vs iPad mini 2 vs Kindle Fire HDX 7 display comparison puts Apple's tablet last

Nexus 7 vs iPad mini 2 vs Kindle Fire HDX 7 display comparison puts Apple's tablet last

posted: 22 Nov 2013, 09:23

Three of the current small tablet leaders - the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7, Apple iPad mini with Retina Display, and Google's new Nexus 7, have been pitted against each other for a display quality...

Apple iPad mini 2 unboxing

Apple iPad mini 2 unboxing

posted: 18 Nov 2013, 19:49

Apple fans have been so lucky of late, especially this month, just because it hosted the launch of two new iPads. With this latest one, the iPad mini 2, it finally brings to us something that was desperately wanted with the original model last year – a Retina Display....

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