5 Kid-Friendly iPad Alternatives For Ages 4 – 13 And Up

Ever since it first came out the iPad has proved popular with kids as well as adults. There are hundreds, if not thousands of apps aimed at kids as young as 6 months old. However, the iPad is not a toy. Anyone who’s let their small child near an iPad or any other piece of […]

Windows 8 Will Be Retina Display Ready

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Microsoft would like everyone to know that they’re paying attention to all the madness around the iPad’s new display. To that end, they’ve posted a very detailed look at some of the ways Windows 8 and apps will work with displays that sport a high pixel density. Over on TechCrunch they’re calling this post-HD, but […]

New Angry Birds Space Trailer Reveals Little Yet Excites Us More

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We only have two more days until Angry Birds Space launches. (At this point, I’m not going to even try to avoid the puns.) Today Rovio posted another new trailer that is designed to tease more than anything. It features a few extra snippets of gameplay and a hint at the storyline around the beginning […]

Why Would You (Or Did You) Buy A 3G or 4G Tablet Instead Of Wi-Fi?

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Industry analyst Chetan Sharma released a wireless market update report today that reveals, among other things, that consumers overwhelmingly preferred Wi-Fi only tablets to those with mobile broadband capability in 2011. This comes as no shock to us here at GBM. Wi-Fi tablets are less expensive and don’t come with 2-year agreements and ridiculous termination […]

Quick View: Tablified Market HD Only Shows Apps Made For Android Tablets

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Android tablet owners may be few compared to certain other, uh, fandoms, but those of us who do belong to this exclusive club enjoy our slates. However, when it comes to finding apps made specifically for larger screens and higher resolutions the Android Market Google Play Store isn’t the most helpful. There is a section […]

Nook Tablet vs. iPad 3rd Gen

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Each tablet has pros and cons based on how and where you plan to use it, how into eReading or media you are, and how much you’re willing to spend. Need help deciding which one is best for you? Read on for comparison of the new iPad and the Nook Tablet.

Kindle Fire vs. iPad 3rd Gen

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The first reviews are in and it looks like the new iPad 3rd gen is a hit. Though it doesn’t represent a huge upgrade over the iPad 2, the upgrades it did get make it an even better tablet. (Read: New iPad Review Roundup) But do they make it the best tablet for you? Different […]

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

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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 […]

Nook Comics Now Available On Android Tablets

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Barnes & Noble announced that the comic books available via Nook Comics are now available to customers with the Nook app on Android tablets. Previously only available to those with a Nook device (Color or Tablet), the bookseller is expanding the reader base to the thousands of customers with Android tablets (7 inches and up. […]

Apple Making Slightly Less Profit Off iPad 3rd Gen

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People obsessed with the “actual” cost of the electronics they own will love this. Analysts from UBM TechInsights released some numbers today that suggests Apple is making slightly less profit from the new 4G LTE iPad than they did off the iPad 2. They guesstimated that the iPad’s components come to $310. Retail price is […]

5 iPad Alternatives For iPad Haters

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Apple’s new iPad is finally official in all its detailed glory. The upgrades weren’t many, but that Retina Display sure is gorgeous. While it seems like everyone can’t wait to give Apple their money for this new tablet, I know there are some of you out there thinking: Pfft, the new iPad ain’t all that. […]

New iPad Overwhelms Internet, Apple Store (Updated)

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of iPad 3 Announcement

Update: Pre-orders are now going through, though slowly. It took several tries for GBM editors to order theirs. Hopefully by tonight the load on the servers will ease up. Excitement over today’s new iPad 3 announcement and launch has had an unsurprising, but still frustrating effect on many websites, including Apple’s online store. Even though […]

Why Apple Should Announce A 128GB iPad 3

Source Confirms iPad 3 with 4G LTE

Of all the leaked information and swirling rumors around the iPad 3 / iPad HD, one I don’t see gaining a lot of traction is the possibility of a 128GB version of the tablet. The idea pops up every now and then, usually right before an iPad launch, but never comes to anything. It’s probably […]