Apple iPad

Samsung gets innovation envy at iPad’s superior 4:3ness?

By Paul St John Mackintosh
February 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Trigger warning: Snark. Anti-Apple snark. For those sensitive souls out there whose delicate intellectual faculties are upset by double meanings or anything more than good simple honest [...]

Dell claimed world’s thinnest slice of tablet out at Best Buy

By Paul St John Mackintosh
January 6, 2015 // 1 Comment

Something of a latecomer to the tablet market, despite its innovative mobile devices like the Dell Streak, Dell looks to be aiming for the innovation high ground again, with the debut of the Venue 8 [...]

Have we hit Peak Tablet? IDC says maybe

By Paul St John Mackintosh
November 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

A new study from International Data Corporation (IDC) minces no words about its prognosis for the global tablet market, predicting “a massive deceleration in 2014 with year-over-year growth [...]

Chikita Insights numbers show iPad still dominates North American tablet usage

By Paul St John Mackintosh
November 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Fourth Quarter 2014 Tablet Update from research firm Chikita Insights shows a sustained and apparently unassailable lead for Apple in the North American tablet market. “iPad users [...]

Faber iPad app brings Scots via Irish with Seamus Heaney Henryson versions

By Paul St John Mackintosh
May 26, 2014 // 0 Comments

One of the most interesting posthumous Seamus Heaney publications to appear since the great Irish poet’s death has just debuted in the shape of Seamus Heaney: Five Fables, an iPad app [...]

Latest UK moral panic warns: Stop infants taking the tablets

By Paul St John Mackintosh
April 17, 2014 // 1 Comment

iPads and tablets now appear set to join ebooks, the Internet, television, bicycles, and other agents of moral decay as hate figures in the latest press-stoked moral panic in the UK. As reported in [...]

Apple Facing Retina Display Shortage, Might Have To Delay iPad Mini 2 Launch

By Adrian Diaconescu
July 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Since Apple’s first mid-sized, mid-range tablet has proven to be such a booming success, no one really doubted an iPad Mini 2 coming sooner or later. But the exact ETA of this new slate has always [...]

How Has the Tablet Changed Your Life? Your Business? Your General Disposition?

By Brian Howard
April 17, 2013 // 2 Comments

It’s hard to believe it’s already/only been three years since Apple introduced its category defining iPad. On the one hand, it seems like only yesterday. On the other hand, for those of [...]

Refurbished iPad Minis Once Again Available from Apple Store, Starting at $299

By Adrian Diaconescu
March 26, 2013 // 0 Comments

The iPad mini looked like a bit of a gamble for Apple at first, but you don’t get to Cupertino’s dominant position over the tablet market without taking some risks, do you? And this one seems to [...]

(Time-Limited) Deal Alert: Refurbished Apple iPad 4 With Verizon LTE Available for $500

By Adrian Diaconescu
March 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

There is no doubt in our minds that Apple’s fourth-generation 9.7-inch iPad is the most spectacular to date, and almost certainly the best-ever conceived tablet. The only catch is that it doesn’t [...]

Apple Offering Refurbished iPad 4 and iPad Mini

By libertyc
March 16, 2013 // 0 Comments

Been wanting a 4th generation iPad or an iPad Mini but not ready to fork over that much money? Well, you’re in luck because Apple is now offering refurbished models of their latest releases at [...]

Amazon Kindle Fire HD One-Ups iPad Retina Screen in New Ad (Video)

By Matthew Marchesano
February 6, 2013 // 3 Comments

“You may not be able to tell the difference,” says the advertisement’s narrator, as both the iPad and the Kindle Fire HD sit side-by-side displaying the same images. “But your wallet [...]

Tablet Usage: Size Does Matter

By libertyc
January 22, 2013 // 5 Comments

Until recently, I’ve been using an iPad 2 as my sole tablet. I like the iPad. I use it for four main functions: writing, browsing, video and reading. The 10-inch size is perfect for the first [...]

Toddler vs. Tablet!

By libertyc
December 29, 2012 // 1 Comment

My Christmas holiday week just ended. The Beloved and I took a few days off for a road trip visit with a beloved little friend, and in between the train building, Lego building, blanket-fort building [...]

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