Watch Out for “New” iPad Scams on eBay and Craigslist

new ipad vs ipad 2 box

The new iPad is in short supply at local stores and online at Apple , where you will have to wait 2-3 weeks for a new iPad. The shortages and waiting means that many users will turn to eBay or Craigslist to buy a new iPad faster, even if it means paying more than retail. […]

Thoughts on the new iPad


I’ve been living with the new iPad since its arrival on Friday. Apple has done it again. But not necessarily in the way you might think I mean. More on that later. I won’t call this a review. Simply because I think the category “review” is quickly losing its currency when it comes to talking […]

Why I Just Might Start Using the Camera on My New iPad

Why I Will Now Start Using the Camera on My iPad

When Apple announced the new iPad, it said that the camera on the device would be better than the mediocre one found on the iPad 2. And I, like many others, got pretty darn excited because I the iPad 2’s camera is absolutely terrible. So bad, that I used it a grand total of twice […]

Why 20% Of You Should Buy an iPad Warranty

broken ipad 2

The iPad is a well designed tablet, but it isn’t an unbreakable tablet. According to SquareTrade’s iPad reliability study, published this week, the iPad 2 is 3.5 times more likely to break than the original iPad. Part of this is thanks to the thinner glass used on the front of the iPad. During the first year, 9.8% […]

Tag Heuer’s $3,700 Smartphone And 6 Other Ridiculously Expensive Gadgets


Fancy watchmaker Tag Heuer has everyone excited for their new Android smartphone, the Racer. It’s a very, um, special phone made from titanium, carbon fiber, and shockproof rubber. The Racer will run “the latest” Android OS (4.0/Ice Cream Sandwich, everyone assumes) and… well, the company isn’t saying much about specs. Though for the asking price […]

Refurbished iPad 2 16GB Wi-Fi + 3G Only $430 at AT&T

Last week, Apple introduced the new iPad, called simply iPad. The demand for the new device has, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, been through the roof and pre-sales have sold out in every single launch market. For many though, an iPad 2 at a discount might do the trick and if that’s the case, […]

Work Starts on iPhone 4S Jailbreak for iOS 5.1

iPhone 4S Absinthe Jailbreak App

Now that Apple has released iOS 5.1 to the masses, work has started on a jailbreak for the iPhone 4S, iPad 2 and the new iPad. pod2g, a member of the iOS Dream Team, announced that he is “working actively on finding vulnerabilities in 5.1.” The announcement came on Twitter in response to a user […]

Best Trade In Prices For Your Old iPad 2 [March 9th]

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So the new iPad, or iPad 3, has your attention. If you’re sitting there asking, “Should I Upgrade to the new iPad?“, you should factor in the price you can get for your old iPad into your decision. The good news is that the iPad holds it’s value pretty well, especially the 16GB model that many […]

How to Return Your iPad 2 for the New iPad

How to Return Your iPad 2 for the New iPad

While yesterday’s iPad announcement might have been a joyous occasion for some, others, specifically those that recently plopped down money for the iPad, might be panicking and wondering how to return the older iPad for the newer one. Fortunately, such a thing is possible and we’re going run down how you can go about returning […]

Best Buy Drops iPad 2 Price by $100

Best Buy Drops iPad 2 Price by $100

As you might know, yesterday, Apple introduced the next-generation iPad simply called, iPad. The device is currently up for pre-order and it’s going to be bringing a number of tantalizing features to the tablet including 4G LTE connectivity, a new high-resolution Retina Display, an improved camera and more. It’ll also start at the familiar $499 […]

Apple Drops Refurbished iPad 2 Price to $349

Apple Drops Refurbished iPad 2 Price to $349

Looking to get an iPad for super cheap from Apple, cheaper even then the $399 starting price that the iPad 2 currently sits at? Well then, you’re in luck because Apple has dropped the price on its refurbished iPad 2’s down to the low price of $349 for the 16GB model. That’s an extremely good […]

New iPad vs. iPad 2 vs. iPad: Features, Specs & Size

New iPad

The new iPad comes with a high resolution Retina Display and a collection of new features, but if you are planing to upgrade from the iPad or iPad 2, I’m sure you want to know how the iPad compares to the previous models. This is the third iPad, but Apple is not calling it the […]

iPad 2 Price Drops to $399 with New iPad Launch

iPad 2 Price Drops to $399 with New iPad Release

The iPad 2 is now priced at just $399, which is quite a steal if you don’t need the latest and greatest technology.  The new iPad looks great, but the iPad 2 will suit many users just fine. Apple will also sell a 16GB 3G model for $529. Both prices put it in a better […]

Why I Never Sell My Old iPad and Still Buy New Every Year


The annual selling of the old iPad and buying of the new iPad has turned into a tradition for many tech enthusiasts, including our editor Josh Smith. He told you that it makes financial sense to sell and buy a new iPad each year because this practice costs him only $11-$27 per month for the […]

Amazon Paying $100 More Than Gazelle for Your Old iPad 2

Best iPad 2 Trade in Prices

If you’re selling your iPad 2 to buy the iPad 3, or iPad HD, I just found the best place to trade in your old iPad. Surprisingly, Amazon is paying a huge premium for old iPads for a limited time. Right now you can get $100 more than Gazelle and Nextworth if you trade in […]

Can A Nexus Tablet Compete with the iPad?

Can A Nexus Tablet Compete with the iPad?

Love it or hate it, we’re living in a tablet world dominated by Apple’s iPad. The Motorola Xoom? Hailed as the first credible iPad competitor. It was bought less than a million times in 2011. The Droid-branded tablets, the Droid Xyboard? I’m willing to bet that less than 50,000 have sold. The BlackBerry PlayBook? Took […]

Twenty Reasons the iPad 3 Will Outsell the iPad 2

In under a week, Apple will hold an event to announce the new iPad. Whether the next iPad is called the iPad 3, iPad 2S or iPad HD, it will face a larger contingent of Android competition. I say larger, because there are many more Android tablets on the market today, but the competition is […]

Retina Display Alone Will Get Me to Upgrade to the iPad 3

Retina Display Alone Will Get Me to Upgrade to the iPad 3

Apple is going to be announcing the next iPad, presumably the iPad 3, at an event in San Francisco on March 7th. The launch will come just about a year after the company released the iPad 2, a device that became the first tablet that I have ever owned. I, like many iPad 2 owners, […]

Apple Reportedly Launching 8GB iPad 2 at iPad 3 Event

iPad 2

Apple is holding an iPad event on March 7th in Sans Fransisco where we expect to hear all the details about the iPad 3, but a new rumor suggests we’ll see more than that. According to DigiTimes, we’ll see an 8GB iPad 2 model announced, which will help apple compete with price conscious consumers that […]