Microsoft Moves on to MacBook Air in Latest Dissing Ad

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For the longest time, Microsoft has focused on bashing the iPad with its numerous ad campaigns, but now it’s moving onto the MacBook Air in the company’s latest Surface Pro 3 ads. A total of three 30-second ads have been released that compare Apple’s MacBook Air with Microsoft’s latest Surface Pro 3 hybrid tablet/laptop, and […]

iPad Air Sale Knocks $100 Off at Best Buy

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The 16GB WiFi-only version of the iPad Air is 25% off right now, selling for just $399 at Best Buy for a limited time. Buyers can get either the silver or space gray iPad Air for a whopping $100 off, but the deal only applies to the 16GB WiFi-only model, unfortunately. Still, that’s one heck […]

Free Talk, Text & Data Comes to iPad with FreedomPop

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FreedomPop has expanded its service to the iPad, introducing free talk, text and data for any Sprint-compatible iPad. FreedomPop has been around for several years now, and although it hasn’t gained a huge heap of popularity, it’s one of the most unique deals that you’ll find in the mobile market, offering completely free service with […]

8 Ways Samsung Galaxy Tab S Can Compete with iPad

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Samsung announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab S to rejuvenate the Samsung tablet business and compete with the iPad. The press event focused on their updated Super AMOLED display technology. The Samsung tablets will come with 10.5-inch and 8.4-inch Super AMOLED displays and high resolutions that should make for bright, crisp images and text. Samsung also bragged […]

How to Get Better iPad Battery Life

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Apple launched the new iPad Air back in October boasting up to 10 hours of battery life for the thinner and lighter slate, which is a slight improvement over older models. However, sometimes that still isn’t enough for some users, so here are some tips and tricks on how to get even better iPad battery […]

iPad Air: Buy or Wait?

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A question that everyone seems to have about every Apple product is whether or not they should buy it now, or wait until there’s a new version that comes out. It’s a very common question, but one that definitely deserves an answer, especially since Apple is notorious for updating its product line every single year […]

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 […]

iPad Mini Retina Review: 6 Months In

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The second-generation iPad mini has been on the market for six months now, and several of us on the Gotta Be Mobile team have been playing around with the new slate since its launch back in November. With a price tag of $399, it’s certainly not the cheapest small form factor tablet on the market, but […]

iPad for School: Is it Truly the Best Option?

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The school year is beginning to wind down, with students graduating and moving on to bigger and better things. For some students, this means graduating high school and moving on to college in the fall. Despite the school year being almost over, it’s never too late for a student to think about their first semester […]

5 Tech Gifts to Give Your Mom for Mother’s Day

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Mother’s Day is just right around the corner, and it’s the time of the year where you can show your mom just how much you care about her (although you should be doing that every day). These five tech gifts can show her your love and tell her that you truly care about her relationship […]

Laptop, Tablet or 2-in-1: Which to Buy?

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Laptops have become the default PC form factor. After surviving an onslaught of low-cost netbooks, the laptop today is in most cases just as powerful as a desktop computer, with users having the appreciating the benefit of packing up and heading off to the local café when they’re ready. Laptops aren’t just what most companies […]

How to Sell Your Gadgets on eBay Without Getting Ripped Off

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We’ve given you some tips in the past about buying gadgets on eBay, but what if you’re selling them? Getting rid of your old gadgets can be dead easy, especially if you use a trade-in program at a store (but we don’t recommend that). To get the most out of selling your old gadgets, posting […]

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 […]

Kindle Fire Sale: Amazon Tablets Starting at $119 at Best Buy

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Once again, Best Buy has Kindle Fire tablets on sale starting at $119. Buyers can get the entry-level Kindle Fire HD for just $119 for the 8GB model, while the 16GB version is $129. Furthermore, you can also grab the latest Kindle Fire HDX 7″ slate starting at $199 for the 16GB version, with the […]

Kindle Fire Sale: Amazon Tablets Starting at $119

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Not one to shy away from discounting its own tablets, Amazon has knocked down the prices of its Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX tablets for a limited time. You can grab the entry-level Kindle Fire HD 7″ for just $119 for the 8GB version, which is $20 off from the regular price. As […]

3 Reasons the iPad 4 Is a Great Buy

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Apple has officially brought back the fourth-generation iPad to replace the iPad 2 as the company’s entry-level iOS tablet. At $399 for the 16GB version, the iPad 4 (or as Apple is calling it now: the iPad with Retina display) is the cheapest iPad that you can buy right now, making it $100 less than […]

iPad 4 Rises from the Dead, Replaces iPad 2

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As reported last month, the iPad 2 is indeed getting the ax and was put to its death today. Replacing it is the fourth-generation iPad, which is getting revived from the dead to replace the aging iPad 2. Apple is now selling the fourth-gen iPad (calling it the “iPad with Retina display”) for $399 for […]

5 Best iPad Stands

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iPads are taking the world by storm, and while they’re the perfect mobile device for folks who want ultimate screen real estate, sometimes we just want to sit back and watch a movie on it every now and then. Such a practice requires the iPad to be propped up for hands-free viewing. With that in […]

Refurbished iPad Air Now Available in Apple’s Online Store

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The iPad Air has been available to purchase for a while now, with the tablet getting a refresh back in the fall. However, refurbished units are now showing up for sale in Apple’s online refurbished store for a nice discount. Customers can get a 16GB iPad Air for just $420 or a 32GB model for […]