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Topic: iPad

First consumer iPad Air unboxing video hits the web hours after release

10/31/2013, 07:10 pm

Apple has already begun rolling out its latest iPad offering, the iPad Air, in countries around the world, and the first of what are likely to be many videos starring the tablet has hit the Web.

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iPad Air sells out online in Hong Kong hours after sales open

10/31/2013, 03:10 pm

The Hong Kong outlet of Apple's online store reopened at 12:01 a.m. Hong Kong time with shipping estimates of 1-2 weeks Apple's newest tablet, then promptly sold out in less than three hours.

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J.D. Power ranks Samsung tablets better than iPad entirely due to cost

10/31/2013, 03:10 pm

J.D. Power and Associates released a new study on tablet customer satisfaction, ranking Apple's iPad second behind Samsung's tablets for the first time, entirely on the basis of cost.

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Rumor: Target.com product page for Retina iPad mini hints at Nov. 21 launch

10/30/2013, 10:10 pm

Apple's highly anticipated iPad mini with Retina display has yet to receive an official sell-by date from Apple, but big-box retailer Target has just posted the tablet on its website, quoting a release date of Nov. 21.

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iPad's marketshare drops 11% in Q3 on lack of new models, Android posts significant gains

10/30/2013, 06:10 pm

Apple's share of the worldwide tablet market slipped to its lowest point ever in the third quarter of 2013, falling off 11 percent from the same time one year ago, while No. 2 Samsung more than doubled shipments of its Android-based offerings.

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Apple dominant in elementary schools with room to grow, as just 25% use iPads

10/30/2013, 02:10 pm

Cupertino may own 94 percent of the education tablet market, but 3 out of 4 American elementary schools are still without the slates, according to a recent survey.

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Benchmarks for Apple's iPad Air show 90% performance boost, tweaked A7 clock speed

10/30/2013, 03:10 am

Ahead of Friday's iPad Air release, performance analytics firm Primate Labs is starting to see data trickle in from its Geekbench Browser, with the tablet's A7 system on a chip showing huge performance gains over last year's iPad.

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Review roundup: Apple's new iPad Air is light, powerful with extended battery life

10/29/2013, 09:10 pm

The first reviews of Apple's new iPad Air starting coming out on Tuesday, and so far the consensus is incredibly positive, with tech journalists heaping praise on the recently announced tablet.

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Southwest & Dish to provide passengers in-flight entertainment via Apple's iPad 2

10/29/2013, 11:10 am

Satellite television provider Dish and stalwart low-cost airline Southwest on Tuesday announced an extension of their partnership that will see Dish lend iPad 2 tablets to passengers for use during flights on certain routes.

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Tim Cook sees 'an iPad Christmas,' calls Apple 'a force for good in the world'

10/29/2013, 07:10 am

Apple's chief executive Tim Cook didn't mince any words in describing the company's prospects for the coming holiday quarter, nor in directing attention to Apple's contributions beyond its products.

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Apple hints it may not have enough Retina iPad minis to meet holiday demand

10/28/2013, 06:10 pm

When asked on Monday whether his company will be able to meet demand for the new iPad mini with Retina display this holiday season, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook did not express a great deal of confidence.

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Apple stores to offer in-store pickup of iPad Air on Friday, suggesting strong supply

10/28/2013, 03:10 pm

Availability of the new thin and light iPad Air may not be constrained for Friday's launch, as Apple is reportedly planning to offer in-store pickup options at its own retail outlets.

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Logitech, Belkin unveil new keyboard accessories for Apple's iPad Air

10/28/2013, 11:10 am

The two 800-pound gorillas in the Apple accessory ecosystem have taken the wraps off of their new collections of keyboard cases designed to complement Apple's forthcoming thinner, lighter iPad Air.

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Impressions: Working with Microsoft's Surface 2 & Type Cover 2

10/26/2013, 12:10 pm

In positioning its Surface tablets against the iPad, Microsoft has attempted to convince consumers that its devices are better built for productivity, while Apple's lineup is simply meant for media consumption. We decided to put Microsoft's claims to the test, and spent a few days using the Surface 2 in a work environment.

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U.S. Cellular to launch iPad Air on Nov. 8, hints at regional carrier availability

10/25/2013, 05:10 pm

America's fifth-largest wireless carrier, U.S. Cellular, announced Friday that it will be selling Apple's new iPad Air from Nov. 8, possibly signaling a sell-by date for smaller regional carriers across the country.

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Apple to launch iPad Air on regional American wireless providers in 'coming weeks'

10/25/2013, 12:10 pm

C Spire Wireless and Bluegrass Cellular became the first U.S. carriers outside of the "big four" to announce sales of Apple's newest 9.7-inch iPad Air, issuing dueling press releases three days after the tablet was unveiled.

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Windows 7 driving enterprise PC sales, but Apple's new iPads expected to again hurt PC growth

10/25/2013, 10:10 am

Enterprise demand for PCs running Windows 7, Microsoft's previous-generation operating system, is currently boosting the overall PC market, but sales are expected to once again take a hit after the introduction of Apple's new iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display.

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Los Angeles school district's iPad program running grossly over budget

10/25/2013, 03:10 am

The Los Angeles Unified School District's $30 million program to outfit 47 campuses with iPads is running substantially richer than planned, with the system paying nearly $100 more per tablet than originally budgeted.

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Apple Stores begin stocking space gray first-gen iPad mini

10/24/2013, 11:10 pm

Following an announcement that it would be replacing the black and slate first-generation iPad mini with a space gray version, Apple on Thursday began stocking the device at select brick-and-mortar stores.

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Glide dynamically revamps "The Loop Magazine" for iOS 7's Newsstand

10/24/2013, 03:10 pm

Using a new interactive publishing tool for Newsstand apps from Glide Creations, veteran Mac journalist Jim Dalrymple has retooled The Loop Magazine to reflect the dynamic look and feel of iOS 7, joining a growing number of publishers moving iPad digital distribution.

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