Topic: tablets

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

Have your heart set on the next generation of Google devices? In the case of the Nexus 9 tablet and the Nexus Player set-top box, you can purchase both starting today; each has gone up for sale on the Google Play Store, … [Read more...]

The Entry-Level iPad Air 2 Costs About $275 to Build, Says Report

The Entry-Level iPad Air 2 Costs About $275 to Build, Says Report

"Affordable" and "Apple" aren't usually two words that end up in the same sentence, but the iPad Air 2 is actually quite affordable... to manufacture, anyway.According to a report published on Re/Code, the … [Read more...]

Barnes & Noble’s 10.1-Inch Galaxy Tab 4 Nook On Sale Today

Barnes & Noble’s 10.1-Inch Galaxy Tab 4 Nook On Sale Today

When I think "Nook," I think "handily whooped." The line of entertainment-focused tablets from Barnes & Noble has never really caught on, facing stiff competition from products like iPads, Android tablets … [Read more...]

Thinner iPad Air 2 Reportedly Leaked, Could Include Touch ID

Thinner iPad Air 2 Reportedly Leaked, Could Include Touch ID

It's the Apple way: that which was made thin shall be made thinner. According to a report from BGR, an outer casing mock-up of an iPad Air 2 may have been leaked. A video was published that compared the dummy model to a … [Read more...]

Surface Pro 3 Review: Great PC, Good Tablet, Big Price

Surface Pro 3 Review: Great PC, Good Tablet, Big Price

I’m not one for signs, or fate, or anything like that, but it’s difficult not to see the significance in the fact that I’m writing this review on my third Surface Pro 3. That’s right: there are two other Surface … [Read more...]

That Time I Owned a Windows 8.1 Tablet for 22 Hours

That Time I Owned a Windows 8.1 Tablet for 22 Hours

I’m firmly entrenched in the Apple world as far as my everyday devices go. My laptop is a MacBook Air. My tablet is an iPad mini with Retina. My smartphone is an iPhone. By all accounts, I probably qualify as an Apple … [Read more...]

Acer’s Iconia Tab 8: Decent Specs, Nice Price, Coming in Late Summer-Early Fall

Acer’s Iconia Tab 8: Decent Specs, Nice Price, Coming in Late Summer-Early Fall

It doesn't feel like we talk a whole lot about 8-inch tablets, save for the iPad mini (which, at 7.9 inches, is close enough) and the occasional 8-inch slate that Samsung slings in hopes of sticking it to a wall. It … [Read more...]

New iPad Smart Cover Keyboard Detailed in Apple Patent Application

New iPad Smart Cover Keyboard Detailed in Apple Patent Application

After a long wait, Apple may finally be ready to bring a new iPad keyboard solution to market.A newly published patent application shows a new smart cover keyboard design that could be Apple's first crack at an … [Read more...]

Apple Replaces iPad 2 with iPad 4; Still $399

Apple Replaces iPad 2 with iPad 4; Still $399

Your $399 is about to go much further with Apple. According to a report from Ars Technica, the company is finally taking the iPad 2 out of its lineup, replacing it with the more recent fourth-generation model that … [Read more...]

Review: iPad mini with Retina (2013)

Review: iPad mini with Retina (2013)

When Apple released the original iPad mini back in 2012, it didn’t come as much of a surprise. That year was a particularly leaky one for Apple, and plenty of iPad mini photos -- both of parts and of the device itself … [Read more...]