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'Hulu for magazines' hits the iPadupdated: Wed Jul 11 2012 10:35:00

Back in April, a company called Next Issue Media launched its digital-magazine app. A joint venture of five big publishers -- Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, News Corp and TIME's owner, Time Inc. -- it bundled a bunch of famous publications into a single app with all-you-can-read pricing.

Battle for tablet supremacyupdated: Fri Jul 06 2012 11:17:00

So far no tech company has been able to come close to the popularity of Apple's iPad. Why? Maggie Lake shows us.

Review: Nexus 7 is best Android tablet yetupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 15:27:00

Note to all tablet makers not named Asus: This is how you make a 7-inch tablet.

Kindle Fire: Good, but no iPad killerupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 13:08:00

Amazon's Kindle Fire is a solid tablet, and a relative bargain at $199. But, Apple's iPad is still ahead of the field.

More reports suggest a smaller iPad is comingupdated: Wed Jul 04 2012 13:38:00

A new round of Apple rumors and leaks are suggesting what some tech observers have been predicting for the past year: that a smaller, less expensive iPad is on the way.

MYB: Rumors of new Apple iPads, iPhonesupdated: Tue May 15 2012 17:39:00

Felicia Taylor explains all the buzz around the possible release date of a new Apple iPhone and a smaller iPad.

FAA scolds passenger for iPad on planeupdated: Thu May 10 2012 05:38:00

FAA scolds NY Times best selling author for not turning off his iPad, after he took video of birds striking a plane.

LinkedIn launches iPad app, takes new directionupdated: Thu Apr 26 2012 12:18:00

The world's largest professional social network just got a wider reach -- and it wants to be in front of your face for more of the day.

Report: Apple investigating Wi-Fi issues with new iPadupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 12:42:00

Apple is investigating several issues with its new iPad's Wi-Fi connectivity, according to an internal AppleCare document unearthed by MacRumors.

iPad users, beware of data costsupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 12:42:00

The new iPad can burn through monthly 4G data plans in a matter of hours, resulting in loads of additional charges.

E-Reader or iPadupdated: Thu Apr 05 2012 05:34:00

Which one is right for you? HLN's Jennifer Westhoven visits Consumer Reports to find out.

Size matters: Why tablets are shrinking, growingupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 09:29:00

When it comes to tablet computers, size matters -- a lot. But these devices are definitely not one-size-fits-all. And like Alice in Wonderland, the "right size" for tablets keeps shifting.

Surprise! Consumer Reports' No. 1 tablet is the iPadupdated: Tue Apr 03 2012 05:27:00

Guess that overheating issue isn't such a big deal after all.

Apple responds to iPad battery concerns updated: Wed Mar 28 2012 10:27:00

When the new iPad says it's 100% fully charged, it may actually not be -- at least that's been the word on the web the past few days.

Why do magazines look so bad on the new iPad?updated: Mon Mar 26 2012 11:30:00

As with any high-profile product release, Apple's new iPad device has been peppered with complaints since reaching consumers' hands on March 16. Among them: that magazines look terrible on the iPad 3?s high-resolution display.

Does the new iPad have an overheating problem?updated: Wed Mar 21 2012 12:41:00

The new iPad may be a hot item in more ways than one.

New iPad has a smart-cover problemupdated: Tue Mar 20 2012 15:34:00

Magnets: How do they work? Differently on the new iPad than on the iPad 2, it has emerged -- and that's bad news for anyone with an old or third-party smart cover.

Long lines as iPad goes on sale in Japanupdated: Fri Mar 16 2012 11:08:00

CNN's Kyung Lah reports from outside an Apple store in Japan where fans are lined up waiting to buy the new iPad.

New iPads hit stores Fridayupdated: Fri Mar 16 2012 11:08:00

The latest version of Apple's iPad, the genre-defining tablet computer that has outperformed virtually everyone's expectations since first released in 2010, went on sale Friday at 8 a.m. local time.

2010: iPad becomes one pricey cat toyupdated: Fri Mar 16 2012 07:24:00

Iggy is just one of many cats on YouTube caught playing with Apple's new iPad.

Is there a viable alternative to the iPad?updated: Fri Mar 16 2012 07:24:00

Apple's new iPad goes on sale on Friday. It's not the iPad 3, or the iPad HD, but the new iPad. That's great, but should you buy the new Apple tablet or opt for a different tablet? After all it's not the only tablet on the block.

Review: New iPad neither dud nor 'revolution'updated: Thu Mar 08 2012 11:48:00

On first glance, the new, never-to-be-actually-named iPad is exactly the same as its predecessor: Same size, same price, same colors.

New iPad: Faster, HD, better cameraupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 11:48:00

CNN's Richard Quest talks to Dan Ackerman, Sr. Editor at CNET, about the new iPad and what differences it brings.

Apple legal headache over iPad in Chinaupdated: Mon Mar 05 2012 08:03:00

CNN's Eunice Yoon reports on Apple's legal tussle in China over the iPad trademark.

Apple threat to Proview over iPad disputeupdated: Mon Feb 20 2012 19:59:00

Apple levelled a new legal threat on Monday against the struggling electronics company that has claimed it owns the iPad name in China, as a court in southern China ordered a large retailer to stop sales of the gadget.

Apple: School should center on the iPadupdated: Wed Jan 25 2012 15:24:00

Apple on Thursday lifted the veil on its plans to remake the educational landscape in a way that centers on its best-selling tablet computer, the iPad.

Ownership of tablets, e-readers almost doubles in one monthupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 11:49:00

A new report from one of the Web's leading researchers spells out what news reports have suggested: that tablet computers and e-readers made a huge leap in popularity this holiday season.

iPad a solid education tool, study reportsupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 09:38:00

More and more schools are jumping on the digital bandwagon and adopting iPads for daily use in the classroom. Apple's education-related announcements last week will no doubt bolster the trend, making faculty tools and student textbooks more engaging and accessible.

Why the iPad won't transform education just yetupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 10:08:00

Apple's announcement on Thursday that it would be introducing a new iPad textbook experience and iBooks authoring tool presents huge opportunities for technology in classrooms.

CNNMoney: CES and the death of hardwareupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 05:23:00

Quick, name the last revolutionary consumer electronic device.

Rumors of new iPads heat up as 2012 arrivesupdated: Fri Dec 30 2011 12:28:00

You may have just unwrapped your new iPad 2, but rumors are already swirling about the iPad 3.

Money Magazine: Put your iPad to workupdated: Fri Dec 09 2011 05:52:00

Can't justify buying a $500 tablet simply for entertainment? Then take it seriously: Make an investment in these add-ons and get down to business.

Kindle Fire panned by 'usability expert,' but will it matter?updated: Wed Dec 07 2011 05:34:00

Although it has been on the U. S. market for just three weeks, Amazon's Kindle Fire is expected to become the second-most popular tablet in the world by the end of this year, according to the research firm IHS.

Comcast to bring restricted live TV to the iPadupdated: Mon Nov 21 2011 18:24:00

Comcast is on track to begin offering live television to subscribers' iPads as long as they stay near their home cable boxes, executives for the cable giant said in interviews.

Review: Kindle Fire a worthwhile bargainupdated: Fri Nov 18 2011 12:38:00

If you view a tablet as a guilty pleasure, like I do, then buying the Kindle Fire should make you feel a little less guilty.

Tablet computers are a game-changer in professional sportsupdated: Sat Nov 12 2011 11:29:00

In the halls of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice facility, players can be seen carrying iPads everywhere they go.

Cashmore: Kindle Fire will be hottest tablet since the iPadupdated: Thu Nov 10 2011 07:38:00

The iPad is one of the most disruptive technologies of the past 5 years. Along with the iPhone, it birthed a new era of touch computing that does away with the mouse and keyboard altogether. And yet the iPad's undisputed dominance of the blossoming tablet market may not last forever. In fact, the iPad is about to get some stiff competition -- finally.

Smaller, cheaper tablets could become a big dealupdated: Wed Oct 26 2011 11:51:00

Smaller tablet computers that are significantly more affordable and portable than the iPad are finally starting to hit the United States -- and they could hit a crucial sweet spot in the consumer market.

T-Mobile's $200 tablet to compete with Kindle Fireupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 10:46:00

2011 was supposed to be the year of the tablet. After the 2010 launch of the iPad demonstrated there was a lucrative market for consumer-class slates, all the key consumer electronics manufacturers strapped Android to their would-be iPad killers, hoping to catch up to Apple's massive lead.

Amazon's Kindle Fire unveiledupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 10:46:00

CNN's Maggie Lake takes a look at the Amazon's latest tablet - the Kindle Fire.

CNNMoney: Finally! Facebook releases its iPad appupdated: Mon Oct 10 2011 18:48:00

One year, six months, and seven days after the iPad first went on sale, Facebook has at last released its app for Apple's tablet.

Kindle Fire vs. iPad: Which is right for you?updated: Fri Sep 30 2011 17:01:00

With Amazon unveiling its much-anticipated Kindle Fire tablet computer Wednesday, we may finally have a real tablet war on our hands.

CNNMoney: Amazon unveils $199 Kindle Fire tablet and $79 e-ink Kindleupdated: Wed Sep 28 2011 16:26:00

After months of speculation, it's here: Amazon's tablet, the $199 Kindle Fire, was unveiled Wednesday.

Dolphin releases gesture-based browser for the iPadupdated: Mon Sep 12 2011 16:13:00

MoboTap, the creator of the popular Dolphin Browser for Android and iPhone, has unleashed a browser for the iPad.

New iPad joystick promises more precise gaming actionsupdated: Tue Aug 30 2011 18:13:00

Need proof that the iPad and other tablets are geared toward playing games? Now they've got their own joystick.

United Continental replacing pilot manuals with iPadsupdated: Tue Aug 23 2011 13:47:00

United Airlines announced Tuesday that it is replacing its pilots' flight decks with iPads.

CNNMoney: RIP, TouchPad. Can any non-iPad tablet survive - ever?updated: Mon Aug 22 2011 15:27:00

In the pre-iPad world, skeptics predicted that consumers would have no need for tablets. Then Apple unleashed the iPad -- and immediately sold millions of them.

Four new games for armchair generalsupdated: Mon Aug 15 2011 12:51:00

For gamers, the urge to conquer and pillage dates back to time immemorial. Tabletop amusements like chess and its numerous variants have enthralled players for centuries.

Skype now available for the iPadupdated: Tue Aug 02 2011 14:41:00

After a false start late Monday, Skype has officially landed on the iPad.

Money Magazine: Best new tools to plan retirementupdated: Wed Jul 27 2011 05:08:00

Make sure you know how much money you'll really need to retire comfortably by using these three tools.

Facebook iPad app hidden inside iPhone appupdated: Mon Jul 25 2011 09:49:00

Facebook's iPad app could be a lot closer to launch than we thought. A full-sized, fully-functional version of the iPad app is hidden inside the current iPhone app.

CNNMoney: PC sales continue slump amid iPad takeoverupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 17:58:00

Shipments of personal computers in the United States tumbled in the second quarter as manufacturers, retailers and consumers shift their focus to tablets.

Rumor: Apple working on 'iPad HD'updated: Fri Jul 08 2011 12:01:00

Tech blogs are never short on Apple rumors.

5 reasons why the iPad was made to keep parents saneupdated: Tue Jul 05 2011 10:53:00

Being a tech dad is a curse. We are always chasing the latest and greatest that tech minds are producing despite our economic status, how many kids we have or whether or not the CFO at home (the wife) will approve.

iPad 2 goes on saleupdated: Tue Jul 05 2011 10:53:00

Buyers from around the world explain way they're willing to wait hours outside Apple's London store to get their iPad.

More Americans buying e-readers than tablets, study saysupdated: Tue Jun 28 2011 12:38:00

Ads touting Apple's iPad seem to be everywhere, but e-readers such as's Kindle and Barnes & Noble's Nook are actually more popular with consumers, according to a new report from the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

CNNMoney: HP TouchPad tablet coming July 1 for $499updated: Thu Jun 09 2011 15:36:00

HP's iPad rival now has a launch date: The HP TouchPad tablet will go on sale July 1 starting at $499, the same price as the iPad.

5 reasons why e-books aren't there yetupdated: Mon Jun 06 2011 08:57:00

There are no two ways about it: E-books are here to stay. Unless something as remarkable as Japan's reversion to the sword occurs, digital books are the 21st century successor to print.

Can Asia's tech companies take a bite out of Apple iPad market?updated: Tue May 31 2011 15:05:00

The tablet computer market is about to get a whole lot more crowded.

Research shows ways to make iPad apps more user-friendlyupdated: Fri May 27 2011 17:24:00

There's a learning curve for every new consumer technology -- both for people who use the device and for makers of software or services that run on it. This has definitely been the case for Apple's iPad, which hit the market just over a year ago.

Eric Schmidt on Android vs iPadupdated: Thu May 19 2011 05:57:00

Google's Executive Chairman on the battle between the iPad OS and Android. CNN's Fareed Zakaria reports.

Five top air travel appsupdated: Wed May 04 2011 08:24:00

Smartphone air travel apps have been designed with all phases of your trip in mind. From finding a flight to finding a good cup of coffee during your layover, Budget Travel has selected five top apps to help make the most of your time in the sky -- or on the ground.

More media sites customizing news for youupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 15:33:00

Tech and media companies are in a race to sap the serendipity from news consumption and distill readers' interests into an algorithm.

Political Circus: Congressman no fan of iPadupdated: Mon Apr 18 2011 12:18:00

Politics is serious business -- but not all the time.

To take on Apple, new tablets go where iPad won'tupdated: Fri Mar 25 2011 14:47:00

Electronics manufacturers have all the pieces they need to create a great competitor to the iPad.

Nobody needs a tablet. So why are we gobbling them up?updated: Fri Mar 25 2011 07:50:00

Apple's iPad is just one year old, and more than 15 million customers have voted with their wallets. The tablet is officially mainstream.

CNNMoney: SXSW crowd swarms for iPad 2 launchupdated: Sat Mar 12 2011 12:49:00

The new iPads have landed -- and the throngs turned out to greet them.

iPad 2 goes on sale Fridayupdated: Fri Mar 11 2011 04:29:00

The 2nd incarnation of the iPad -- the gadget that's become practically synonymous with tablet computing -- goes on sale Friday.

Will iPads drive the cars of the future?updated: Wed Mar 09 2011 02:14:00

If you're looking to upgrade your car this year, you can ignore fuel injection, turbo charging, power steering and a streamlined chassis -- the new breakthrough that will improve your ride is an iPad.

Buying an iPad 2: What you need to knowupdated: Tue Mar 08 2011 07:35:00

On Friday March 11, Apple's iPad 2 will become available for purchase online and in retail stores. Early trade-in activity surrounding the original iPad suggests that that the iPad 2 will be in high demand.

Just how bad is the iPad 2 camera?updated: Fri Mar 04 2011 07:49:00

It seems impossible for Apple to put a decent camera into anything but the iPhone, and despite many hopes, both cameras in the iPad 2 are about as rudimentary as you could get without having to load a roll of film in there.

iPad prices drop as iPad 2 approachesupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 16:06:00

With the iPad 2 going on sale in a week, Apple appears to be working to unload its remaining inventory of the tablet computer's first generation.

CNNMoney: IPad cuts 'dramatically' into laptop PC salesupdated: Thu Mar 03 2011 14:01:00

Tablets aren't killing personal computers yet, but they're making consumers think twice before buying a laptop.

What Apple hopes you didn't notice about iPad 2updated: Thu Mar 03 2011 11:26:00

It was a magical performance from a consummate performer, on that we can all agree.

CNNMoney: IPad 2: Thinner, faster, and with a Steve Jobs surpriseupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 15:15:00

Apple CEO Steve Jobs made a surprise appearance at a company event in San Francisco on Wednesday to present the second generation of the iPad tablet.

CNNMoney: Why Apple needs to kill it with the iPad 2 eventupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 10:36:00

You wouldn't think that Apple, the largest and most hyped-up tech company on the planet, would have anything left to prove. But Wednesday's iPad 2 announcement will be an important test for the company.

CNNMoney: 102 tablets - but no real iPad rivals yetupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 05:16:00

Before Apple released its iPad last April, skeptics loudly protested that consumers didn't want or need tablets.

FAA approves iPads for pilots' electronic chartsupdated: Mon Feb 28 2011 15:05:00

From the earliest days of aviation, pilots have relied upon paper maps to help find their way. Even in an era of GPS and advanced avionics, you still see pilots lugging around 20 pounds or more of charts.

Apple to unveil new iPad on March 2updated: Mon Feb 28 2011 08:17:00

It's pretty much official: After months of anticipation, Apple on Wednesday sent out invitations to a March 2 press event where the company is expected to unveil the new version of its iPad tablet computer.

Review: Xoom tablet a credible iPad rivalupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 09:26:00

As Sly Stone said, the nicer the nice, the higher the price.The question is, is the more expensive Xoom nicer than the comparable iPad?

Five things we want from the new iPad, and whyupdated: Thu Feb 24 2011 07:17:00

Apple will announce the iPad 2 next Wednesday, as made rather obvious by invites sent out to press this morning.

Verizon Xoom debuts Thursday for $600 with two-year contractupdated: Tue Feb 22 2011 17:50:00

Motorola Mobility's Xoom, a tablet running Google's newest Android software, will go on sale at Verizon Wireless stores on Thursday, the cellular carrier announced.

HP unveils tablet, phonesupdated: Mon Feb 21 2011 10:08:00

HP on Wednesday unveiled the TouchPad, a tablet device that will go on sale this summer and compete with Apple's iPad.

Why nobody can match the iPad's priceupdated: Mon Feb 21 2011 10:08:00

When Steve Jobs introduced the iPad last January, the biggest surprise wasn't the actual product. (Many shrugged and called the iPad a "bigger iPhone.") It was the price: Just $500.

Yahoo shows magazine-style personalized app for tabletsupdated: Thu Feb 10 2011 16:49:00

Looking for new ways to package its growing crop of content, Yahoo is developing an application for the iPad and Android tablets called Livestand.

A look at the iPad and tech trendsupdated: Thu Feb 10 2011 11:38:00

Wall Street Journal's tech columnist Walt Mossberg explains the competitions among tablets and tech trends.

Apple iPad 2 now in productionupdated: Thu Feb 10 2011 11:38:00

Apple's production partners are already hard at work on the new model of iPad, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.

CNNMoney: Will millions of people pay for iPad news?updated: Sat Feb 05 2011 09:20:00

Media companies are making big bets on tablet-friendly newspapers and magazines -- even as they bleed cash chasing a still-tiny audience.

Don't count out the iPad competitorsupdated: Thu Feb 03 2011 22:56:00

Amidst reports that the Samsung may be touting inflated numbers for sales of its Galaxy Tab tablet -- and reports that those that do buy the device are returning it at an alarming rate -- one might jump to the conclusion that Apple has little to be worried about in the way of competitors to its iPad.

How to read The Daily without an iPad, for freeupdated: Thu Feb 03 2011 14:32:00

The Daily, the iPad-only tablet "newspaper" thet launched Wednesday, has an odd relationship with the web: It allows both subscribers and non-subscribers to view web-based versions of all of its articles for free, but it doesn't offer a convenient index (a.k.a. homepage) for perusing them.

'The Daily' and iPad: A revolution in reading?updated: Thu Feb 03 2011 03:17:00

With its glossy touch screen and adaptable content, Apple's iPad is reviving longer-form reading, according to a recent report.

A peek at The Daily's iPad news appupdated: Wed Feb 02 2011 09:55:00

News Corporation owns several publications that are more than a century old. On Wednesday, the company will announce and then begin distributing its brand-new take on a news outfit built for the 21st century.

CNNMoney: Murdoch's iPad newspaper The Daily to launch Feb. 2updated: Thu Jan 27 2011 18:50:00

News Corp.'s iPad-exclusive newspaper, The Daily, will launch next week at an event in New York City.

Bringing digital reading to the bus ... or the bathroomupdated: Mon Jan 17 2011 18:31:00

When online media first arose, one of the common complaints about it was that it wasn't very portable. Unlike books or magazines, you couldn't easily read your desktop or laptop on the bus or in the bathroom.

Can an iPad replace textbooks?updated: Mon Jan 17 2011 09:28:00

Educator Steve Perry explains why the iPad will 'transform' the educational landscape.

iPad reading could cut into TV's timeupdated: Mon Jan 17 2011 09:28:00

The iPad is changing how folks read stuff online -- no surprise if you think how different a gizmo it is to a PC.

Rumor: Next iPhone and iPad will have dual-core graphics chipupdated: Mon Jan 17 2011 07:51:00

The next generation of the iPhone and iPad will sport a new version of Apple's A4 chip with a dual-core graphics processing unit that should enable even higher resolutions on these devices, as well as support for HD (1080p) video playback, AppleInsider reports citing sources familiar with the matter.

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