Lightning Cables: Cheaper, Better iPhone 5 & iPad 4 Charging Cables


Now that Apple lets companies in the Made for iPhone program create Lightning accessories, a number of accessory makers have their own Lightning cables. These third-party Lightning accessories are generally less expensive than Apple’s $19 cable, or offer varying lengths to fit users’ needs. While there are some very inexpensive Lightning cables around the Internet, […]

Apple Bringing iPhone 5, iPad 4 & iPad mini To China in December

iPhone 5 Review

Today Apple announced that it will bring the iPhone 5 and the Wi-Fi versions of both the iPad fourth generation and iPad mini to China in December. The iPhone 5 will release in China on December 14 and it will come in both black and white with the same storage options as the U.S. models. […]

Why I Didn’t Upgrade to the iPad Fourth-Generation


In October, Apple pulled off a little bit of a shocker when it announced the new iPad fourth-generation, a device that was announced less than a year after Apple debuted the third-generation iPad, a device that I bought on its first day of availability. And while quite a few people were peeved with the arrival […]

iPad Fourth-Generation Back in Stock at Apple


Just a few days after its initial release date, the iPad fourth-generation returned to stock at the Apple Store which means that those who were thinking about picking one up online but couldn’t can now do so. Apple’s iPad fourth-generation moved back into stock today after initially being sold out and shipping out in one […]

Apple Sold 3 Million iPads In Three Days


Today Apple announced that it sold three million total iPads during the weekend release of the iPad mini and the iPad fourth generation, though it’s not clear how many of each Apple sold. The Wi-Fi models of both the iPad mini and iPad fourth generation went on sale on November 2. The 3 million units […]

How to Get YouTube Back on the iPad mini


Today is iPad mini and iPad fourth-generation release day and that means there will be plenty of new iPad owners digging into their new tablet. One thing that new iPad owners will find is that in iOS 6, the operating system found stock on both the iPad mini and iPad fourth-generation, the native YouTube application […]

iPad mini Pre-Orders Face Delays Due to Hurricane Sandy

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Customers who pre-ordered an iPad mini, and who live in either New York or New Jersey, will likely not receive the device tomorrow due to the Hurricane Sandy and the conditions it has left in its wake. Both UPS and FedEx, who are responsible for making iPad mini deliveries, have both announced that shipments heading […]

iPad Fourth-Generation vs. Nexus 10

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Most of the focus in the tablet wars has been on the Nexus 7 and the iPad mini, however, there is also a competition brewing this holiday season among the larger tablets from Apple and Google now that the former has introduced its new iPad fourth-generation and the latter has unveiled the Nexus 10. But […]

iPad Fourth Generation Review Roundup

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Apple’s new iPad fourth generation will ship to users on Friday, November 2, which means reviews for the new tablet are online. The new iPad has the same shell and display as the iPad third generation, but has two major differences: the faster A6X processor and the inclusion of the Lightning port. Because the device […]

iPad Fourth-Gen Benchmarks Say It’s Faster Than iPhone 5

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Apple’s new iPad is much faster than the iPad third generation, and even faster than the iPhone 5 in early GeekBench benchmarks according to SlashGear. The early benchmarks likely come from a journalist who has the iPad fourth generation for review. A similar thing happened with the iPhone 5. These new benchmarks give the iPad […]

iPad Fourth-Gen Pre-Orders Sold Out Ahead of Release Date

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The iPad fourth-generation, which just a few days ago replaced the new iPad in Apple’s tablet arsenal, is now sold out through Apple’s online store ahead of its November 2nd release date. Apple’s online store currently shows the new iPad fourth-generation with shipping dates that have be pushed to one week which means that those […]

Why You Should Pre-Order the iPad mini


Those who are planning to buy the iPad mini for themselves or a loved one this holiday season would be smart to place an iPad mini pre-order ahead of its release date in November. While the demand for the iPad mini, Apple’s new 7.9-inch tablet, remains unclear, those who are planning to get order it […]

Apple Handling All iPad mini Pre-Orders

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Those looking for an iPad mini* pre-order tomorrow through AT&T, Sprint or Verizon won’t find one as Apple will be handling all iPad mini pre-orders and presumably, all iPad fourth-generation pre-orders as well. Sprint informed Gotta Be Mobile today that it will not be taking pre-orders for the iPad mini. Its comments also suggest that […]

iPad Mini Pre-Orders Start October 26th

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Those looking to get their hands on the iPad Mini and iPad fourth-generation this holiday season will be happy to know that both devices will be up for pre-order this Friday, October 26th. Today, at the iPad Mini event, Apple announced both a new 7-inch iPad Mini and a revamped iPad fourth-generation that will replace […]