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Topic: iPad

Editorial: Steve Jobs shared secrets of Apple's iPad but nobody listened

11/11/2019, 07:11 am

Before he passed away, Steve Jobs uncharacteristically shared some strategic insights in public on what would make tablets successful. Rather than the rest of the industry benefiting from his observations, critics and competitors insisted he was wrong and set out to prove it.

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Amazon drops 2018 iPad with Cellular to $299, new low prices on Apple Watch 5

11/09/2019, 12:11 pm

Shoppers looking for a budget-friendly iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular support can snap up a sixth generation model for just $299, a discount of $160 off -- and the lowest price we've seen on Amazon -- while supplies last.

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Review: Buddyphones help protect your kids' hearing with built-in volume limiting

11/09/2019, 11:11 am

If you've got a kid who loves listening to music, playing games, or watching videos, you've probably thought about getting them their own headphones. However, unsafe listening levels are no joke! That's why we're taking a look at BuddyPhones, kid-friendly, noise-limiting headphones designed to keep kids' ears safe.

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Review: BentoStack PowerHub combines a Qi battery, USB-C hub, & storage

11/08/2019, 02:11 pm

Function101's BentoStack PowerHub attempts to be a one-stop shop for portable power, docking, and storage needs, but while it has its limitations, the stackable system still shows considerable promise for those who work on the go.

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A5X: How Apple took iPad to a luxury tier rivals couldn't match

11/08/2019, 12:11 pm

In its third year of releasing products using its Ax custom processors, Apple radically diverged from a winning "Model T" strategy of mass-producing a single chip used to power 100 million mobile devices. Instead, Apple pursued a new luxury tier iPad powered by new custom silicon.

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Apple releases iOS 13.2.2, iPadOS 13.2.2 with background app quit bug fix

11/07/2019, 01:11 pm

Apple has released iOS 13.2.2 and iPadOS 13.2.2 with fixes for apps quitting when run in the background, and other issues.

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Apple Black Friday deals start now at Best Buy, Amazon

11/07/2019, 11:11 am

Best Buy's Black Friday ad has leaked and with it comes a number of Apple deals that are not only available right now, but offer some of the lowest prices we've seen on current hardware. Grab a 10.2-inch iPad for $249 today only, or snap up savings on Apple Watches, MacBooks, iMacs and more at both Amazon and Best Buy.

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A4 to A5: How Apple outflanked its fragmented competition in silicon

11/07/2019, 10:11 am

Apple's A4 project helped deliver the custom silicon for the very first iPad, positioning the company in a race against time with the world's leading mobile chip designers. Although it ran into stiff competition along the way, Apple succeeded with an implementation that was markedly different from its peers. Here's how they did it.

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Apple's iPad still leading global tablet market despite Amazon surge

11/06/2019, 10:11 am

Apple has continued to maintain its dominance in the global tablet market in the last quarter, according to Strategy Analytics, but major online retailer Amazon has overtaken Samsung to become its nearest rival, in part due to its promotion of Prime Day.

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Apple examining radical, transformable case design for iPhone and iPad

11/05/2019, 11:11 am

A future version of the iPhone or iPad could use a radical new design of case, one that includes an outer ring that not only protects the mobile device but also holds other components and can be used as a kickstand.

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How Apple's dramatic rise in computing flipped an OS myth

11/05/2019, 09:11 am

The history of personal computing is often told in terms of operating systems: the dramatic battle between IBM's DOS PC vs Apple's Macintosh; the emergence of fiefdoms of promising independents such as Amiga OS, NeXTSTEP and BeOS; and ultimately the crushing destruction of any PC OS competition under the homogenous, global and permanent rule of Microsoft's Windows platform. But these stories often resulted in inaccurate conclusions, because the OS platform wasn't the only important factor in picking winners and losers.

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B&H's $299 iPad deal is the best ever on the 2019 model

11/04/2019, 01:11 pm

The early Black Friday deals continue to roll in the first week of November, with B&H's new Holiday Head Start Sale dropping Apple's seventh-generation 2019 iPad to $299, a record low.

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These are the best early Apple Black Friday deals going on right now

11/04/2019, 12:11 pm

Shoppers looking to save money on Apple products don't have to wait until Black Friday to pick up the lowest prices of the year on many devices. Get a head start on holiday shopping with these early Apple Black Friday deals going on now, with markdowns on AirPods 2, MacBook Pros, iMacs, new iPads for $299, the Apple Pencil and much more.

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Adobe Photoshop lands on the iPad, Illustrator coming in 2020

11/04/2019, 09:11 am

After teasing it for a year, Adobe has released the first version of Photoshop for the iPad -- and Illustrator is following it at some point in 2020.

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Adobe expands its role in 3D and AR design with Adobe Aero and design suite updates

11/04/2019, 09:11 am

Adobe Aero arriving on the iPad and iPhone, and other updates to its suite of 3D software show a shift in Adobe's support for augmented reality design tools.

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Crime blotter: Stolen iPhone solves Florida fireman's slaying

11/03/2019, 03:11 pm

Kourtney Kardashian's iPad goes missing, an iPhone was stolen from woman while she suffers seizure, and the killers of a fireman may have been caught thanks to his iPhone.

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Inside GameClub and the evolution of iPhone gaming as a service

11/02/2019, 07:11 am

GameClub has officially launched, which now gives mobile game enthusiasts another way to get their hands on great games. We talked to the developers to get their insight on what it's like to be one of the forerunners in the game subscription service market, and take a brief look at how we wound up here in the first place.

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Adobe Fonts now available for iOS 13 via the Creative Cloud app

11/01/2019, 10:11 am

For the first time, Adobe has made their library of fonts available on the iPhone and iPad, with the styles now able to be used in all apps that support custom font APIs.

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Apple is world's largest PC vendor with $47B in iPad & Mac revenue

10/31/2019, 01:10 pm

Record sales of Macs for the year helped close out the company's Fiscal 2019 with a total of $47 billion of non-iPhone computers, easily making Apple the largest PC maker globally by revenues in the quarter and across the last four.

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Future iPhone screen could simulate surface textures and temperatures for AR

10/29/2019, 08:10 am

Touching a future iPhone or iPad display could provide a sensation of texture, with Apple coming up with a way to alter how a touch-enabled surface can be controlled to simulate the feel of different types of materials.

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