Tag Archives: Tablet computers

VIDEO: Is Bigger Always Better When It Comes To Building IPads?

28 Aug

VIDEO: Is Bigger Always Better When It Comes To Building IPads?

By this time next month, the rumors about a new, larger iPhone will be put to rest. By next year, if those rumors hold true , we’ll also have the super-sized 12.9-inch iPad alongside the regular 9.7-inch model and the mini. It’s a product some don’t fully understand, but there are scenarios in which a […]

VIDEO: Is The IPad Doomed?

1 Aug

VIDEO: Is The IPad Doomed?

Best Buy’s CEO says tablet sales are “crashing.” Is this the beginning of the end for the tablet? According to tech consultancy IDC, tablets are still popular and sales are growing — 11% last quarter, to be precise,. Still, that’s a far cry from two years ago, when tablets were growing at a 60% clip. […]

VIDEO: After All This Time, Apple’s IPad Is Still The Most Beloved Tablet

8 May

VIDEO: After All This Time, Apple’s IPad Is Still The Most Beloved Tablet

Despite an onslaught of competititon, Apple’s iPad received the highest marks on the latest J.D. Power tablet satisfaction survey. According to the study of over 2,500 tablet users, the iPad ranked first in every category except price and its overall satisfaction score of 830 out of 1,000 beat Samsung at 822, Asus at 820, Amazon […]

VIDEO: Tablet Demand Hits A Wall As Many Are Happy With The Devices They Own

1 May

VIDEO: Tablet Demand Hits A Wall As Many Are Happy With The Devices They Own

It looks like Apple wasn’t the only tech firm to see its tablet business take a hit this winter; according to IDC, others suffered a similar fate. The analyst group estimates that overall tablet shipments grew just 3.9 percent year-over-year in the first quarter, a sharp contrast with the breakneck pace of the past few […]

VIDEO: Jury Selection Begins In Apple-Samsung Case

1 Apr

VIDEO: Jury Selection Begins In Apple-Samsung Case

Jury selection began Monday in the latest legal battle between the fiercest rivals in the world of smartphones, with Apple and Samsung accusing each other, once again, of ripping off designs and features. If Apple prevails in the current case, the cost to Samsung could reach $2 billion. Apple’s costs, if it loses the litigation, […]

VIDEO: Apple Already Has Its First Victory In New $2B Samsung Patent Fight

31 Mar

VIDEO: Apple Already Has Its First Victory In New $2B Samsung Patent Fight

In the second Apple vs Samsung U.S. patent case that’s set to start on Monday , Apple has already scored a minor victory against Samsung over an instructional video for jurors, which explains patents and patent law. In the video that describes how patents work to protect inventors, several Apple products are depicted including the […]

VIDEO: Large IPad Ditched? Not Dead Yet, Says Analyst

15 Mar

VIDEO: Large IPad Ditched? Not Dead Yet, Says Analyst

According to CNET, a large Apple tablet isn’t out of the question this year, despite a report today saying the device is “shelved.” Analyst Rhoda Alexander told CNET “The problem so far is that the use-case hasn’t been made for a large tablet yet. It could happen “if a company comes along and makes the […]

VIDEO: Apple Finally Looks Ready To Kill Off The IPad 2

14 Feb

VIDEO: Apple Finally Looks Ready To Kill Off The IPad 2

The first reports of Apple’s intention to drop the iPad 2 from its lineup appeared in late 2012. But the $399 tablet still sits on store shelves today. According to Apple Insider, the ancient iPad 2 might finally be taken off the market this year. There is no announced end date for the iPad 2, […]

VIDEO: Best Buy To Trim $50 Off All IPad Air Models

24 Jan

VIDEO: Best Buy To Trim $50 Off All IPad Air Models

Consumers eyeing the iPad Air can shave $50 off the price through a new Best Buy sale. Running Friday, January 24, and Saturday, January 25, only, the sale covers all models of the Air. The retailer is also tempting mobile phone buyers with a variety of deals. Samsung’s Galaxy S4 will be free through Verizon […]

VIDEO: Apple’s 13-inch IPad Pro Is Rumored To Have A 4K Display

27 Dec

VIDEO: Apple’s 13-inch IPad Pro Is Rumored To Have A 4K Display

Rumors indicate that the forthcoming “iPad Pro” will ditch retina in favor of 4K (as in 4,000 pixels on the longer side.) Apple reportedly already has a 12.9-inch 2K iPad Pro prototype and that a 4K with a possible resolution of 3096 by 3072 is in the works.