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The tech world celebrated the third iPad anniversary this past Sunday so we commemorate it by looking back.
The Purchased section of the iPad App Store won't load on iPads running iOS 6. iOS 6.1 beta 4 fixes the issue. Here's a workaround to use until then.
SquareTrade covers accidental damage to electronics like the Apple iPad, but will they come through when needed. We made a claim and here's our experience.
The CableJive samDock will connect a Samsung Galaxy phone to an iPhone speaker dock to charge and play music. We review the accessory to see just how well.
The Adonit Jot Touch Stylus will receive an update soon with pressures sensitivity, palm rejection and Bluetooth 4.
The ClamCase Pro for iPad looks beautiful. The bluetooth keyboard case protects the iPad and turns it into a MacBook Air at least visually at a cost.
Mauz connects to an iPhone turning it into a fancy pointing device. If only it wasn't a Kickstarter project.
We discuss some of the best options for watching the NFL playoffs on mobile devices and for enhancing TV viewing of the playoffs starting this weekend.
In this camera shootout we compare the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Apple iPhone 5 to see which smart phone camera offers the best option for phoneagraphers.
GoDocs for iPad and iPhone lets users see their files and promises an editing interface, however we found it fell far short of Google's own Google Drive.
We show brand new iPad mini owners how to set up things like security, parental controls and installing new apps.
The CM4 Q Card Case for iPhone 5 gives users a wallet to carry a couple of cards and a little cash but it costs too much and doesn't feel good.
In this How To we show users the steps for turning those annoying Facebook notifications from Farmville, yearbook apps, birthday apps and other spam apps.
The HEX3 JaJa Stylus promises pressure sensitivity in an iPad stylus thanks to a connectivity via high frequency instead of Bluetooth. Here's our review.
The Doxie One mobile scanner makes scanning without a computer not only possible, but easy. It runs on 4 AAA batteries and stores scans on SD cards.
The Bluelounge Milo smartphone stand works great for watching video, viewing images or doing video chat. We only wish we could get one for tablets.
Color Strokes HD lets users turn an image into a black and white with certain portions in color. It's easy to use and exports to many services.
12 apps for you to enjoy this Christmas. They range from apps to help you celebrate the holiday as well as apps about Christmas. One for each day before.
The Blux Camera app for iOS offers innovative competition to popular services like Instagram and other camera apps.
The FAVI Bluetooth Tablet Keyboard doesn't work as well as a tablet keyboard as it does a presentation mouse and keyboard. Read our review to learn why.
The Acase Superleggera PRO iPhone 5 Case offers enough protection for the average user with a dual layer of hard plastic and silicon lining covering ports.
The AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 finally gets the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update bring new features with it. Get it now.
Snapseed came to Android now that Google owns the app. It offers a simple intuitive interface but also removes the useful sharing tools of the iPhone app.
CableJive dockBoss Air's converts 30-pin accessories to Bluetooth audio so older dock accessories aren't obsolete.
The Bamboo Stylus Feel gives users of certain tablets like the Microsoft Surface or Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 or smartphone a higher-quality inking stylus.
The Boomerang gives the iPad user a flexible iPad mount and/or stand depending on which mounts the backer pledges support for on Kickstarter.
The DODOcase HARDcover Classic for the Apple iPad mini makes the tablet look and feel more like a book. The design doesn't add much bulk or weight.
The SlingShot is as a steadicam for the iPhone and a tripod or stand while it sits on a table. The $20 accessory works well to get better iPhone shots.
The KOLOS iPad steering wheel turns the iPad into a racing arcade game.
Fantastical comes to iPhone offering the same great interface as the Mac app. It also includes natural language search and a simple to use user interface.
Can the iPad mini replace a laptop or the larger iPad to use on short leisure trips? I gave it a shot over the Thanksgiving weekend and here's the result.
When my son first used the iPad mini he said he'd give up his Samsung Galaxy Note. I decided this would save me some money and here's why it worked great.
Mugen Power will ship a 6400 mAh battery for the Samsung Galaxy Note II giving users double the battery life of the 5.5-inch smartphone tablet hybrid.
The ORA for iPad Kickstarter project houses the iPad 2 or New iPad 3rd Generation to give it a speaker system that surrounds the iPad on all sides.