iPad Discounted up to $30 with New Education Pricing

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After years of offering student discounts for Macs, Apple is expanding its education pricing for iPads, allowing students to buy a brand-new iPad for up to $30 off. The iPad Air and the iPad mini with Retina display are both eligible for Apple’s education discount, with the iPad Air seeing a $30 price drop and […]

iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 & iPhone 6 to Get Touch ID This Year

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After the iPhone 5s launched back in September with a fingerprint sensor, rumors began flying about the possibility of the iPad also getting the same treatment. Of course, we have yet to see an iPad come equipped with Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor, but we’re seeing hints that the next iPads (probably the iPad Air […]

Why the iPad is the Ultimate Business Tool

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The Apple iPad is the ultimate business tablet. Android tablet makers would like business users to think they work as well as the iPad for business, but there’s a number of reasons that the Apple iPad beats even great Android tablets like the Nexus 7 or the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition, both of […]

What Size iPad Should You Buy?

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We’re in right smack dab in the middle of an iPad refresh, meaning that it’s been around six months since the iPad was last updated, and it’ll probably be another six months before it gets updated again. However, plenty of buyers are still in the market for an Apple slate and there are more choices […]

iPad Air vs iPad Mini: Which One Should You Buy?

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Choosing the right size laptop, the right size smartphone, and even the right size tablet can turn into quite the ordeal. It’s important to wisely choose the best product for you, especially when you’ll be spending at least a few hundred dollars on the purchase. If you’re in the market for an iPad, that’s great […]

Belkin QODE Thin Type Keyboard Case for iPad Air Review

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Some still say that the iPad isn’t a device to do “real work” on. Belkin, Logitech, ZAGG, and other external keyboard manufacturers didn’t get that memo because making external keyboards for the iPad has turned into quite an industry. It seems like we see a new one just about every month or so. While they […]

12 Best iPad Writing Apps and Other Tools

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It was a dark and stormy night… Writers begin with an idea and let their imaginations lead into a journey that with a careful crafting of words eventually tell us a story. It’s a very personal process for what in the end most hope will turn into a very public presentation.  Every writer is different […]

5 Disappointing iPad Air Cases To Avoid

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The iPad Air makes a great mobile tablet and we even use it as a laptop replacement occasionally, but the case makes or breaks the experience. We’ve shared some hits over the last few months, but here’s our list of 5 disappointing iPad Air cases you should never buy due to their high cost, poor […]

iPad Mini, iPad Air 2 & iPhone 6 with Touch ID Rumored

The new iPad mini and iPad Air 2 could include Touch ID.

Apple plans to include Touch ID fingerprint unlocking and purchasing on the new iPads for 2014 and the iPhone 6 according to a new report. This is not the first time that a report claims the new iPad mini and new iPad Air will arrive with Touch ID, nor is it the first report to […]

The Mobile Report Card: Grading The Devices I Use

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Since I started blogging again for GottaBeMobile.com last October I’ve been using a variety of different mobile devices. Some have become mainstays of my mobile computing life. Some I only still have to keep abreast of what is happening with its particular mobile platform. We focus quite a bit on devices and gadgets here on […]

Top 7 Apple Products for 2014: iPhone 6, iPad Air 2 & More

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There is no rush for new Apple Products in 2014, but rumors point to a big year with the iPhone 6, a new iPad Air, a new MacBook Air and much more from Apple. There is also hope for a new iPod touch 6th generation, a Mac Mini, Apple TV and an iWatch. So far […]

5 Best Tablets [May, 2014]

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Picking out a tablet can be a difficult task, particularly for those that aren’t caught up on the latest devices. In an effort to help those struggling to narrow down their tablet options, we take a look at the slates we consider to be the five best tablet options on the market for the month […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPad Air Review

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Last week, Apple pushed out its first update to the iOS 7.1 update that rolled out back in March. The update arrived in the form of iOS 7.1.1 and it brings iOS 7 users several bug fixes. After spending a week with Apple’s brand new iOS 7.1.1 update, we want to take a look at […]

Touch ID for iPad Air 2 Hinted in iOS 7.1 Code

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After the iPhone 5s launched back in September with a fingerprint sensor, rumors began flying about the possibility of the iPad also getting the same technology. Of course, we have yet to see an iPad come equipped with Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor, but we’re seeing hints that the next iPad (probably the iPad Air […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPad Air: Impressions and Performance

Key details emerge in a new report on the iPad Air 2014 and iPad mini Retina 2014 models.

Earlier this month, it became apparent that Apple was indeed working on a brand new iOS 7.1 update in the form of iOS 7.1.1. And just a few days after the rumor mill started churning, Apple released the iOS 7.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. After spending some time with the new iOS […]

iPad Air and iTunes Gift Card Deals Offer Big Savings

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If you’re in the market for a new iPad or other iOS-related products, you’re in luck, because Target has a nice sale going on for the new iPad Air, as well as few other consumer electronic deals that you may want to take advantage of. iPad deals are not hard to come by this year, […]

Kindle Fire HDX 8.9: Review

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Tablets are everywhere these days. They come in a variety of sizes and price points. Some are real quality devices with quality software to run on them. Some are of the low cost variety with lousy hardware and lousy user experiences. Stuck in the middle of those two extremes are Amazon’s Kindle Fire Tablets, specifically […]

iPad Air & iPad Mini Retina 2014 Updates: 5 Possible Features

The iPad Air 2014 release could come ahead of Apple's previous timing.

The iPad Air and iPad mini Retina may see a small update in 2014 that adds a fingerprint unlock feature, new processor and a camera upgrade. The new iPad Air release date for 2014 may also come earlier than the 2013 release, but not likely in time to make the back to school sales that […]

iPad Sale: T-Mobile LTE Models at WiFi-Only Prices

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T-Mobile is continuing its fierce efforts to win customers from competing carriers by offering an iPad sale that’s about as enticing as it gets. Starting on Saturday, April 12, T-Mobile will begin to offer iPad LTE models at WiFi-only prices, meaning that you can get an iPad Air with LTE for as low as $499, […]

The iPad Goes Bollywood Dancing

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Apple’s Your Verse campaign is all about how individuals use the iPad to create. I’m sure you’ve seen the commercial that features individuals in a variety of fields from storm chasing to sports to engineering to the arts. The commercial features a voice over by Robin Williams lifted from the film Dead Poets Society begging […]