The iPad Air seems boring, but I want one anyway

EngadgetWhen Apple released the impressive and wildly expensive iPad Pro last fall, I started thinking that the company could use an iPad XR. I imagined a tablet that takes the high tech found in the new iPad Pro, but cuts some corners to make it more approachable ...

March 19th 2019


iPad Air 2019 vs. iPad Pro 2018 vs. iPad 2018 vs. iPad Pro 2017: How the specs match up

CNETIn addition to the processor change, the Air has a few other changes from the 2017 iPad Pro, such as a lower-resolution 8-megapixel rear camera that records video in 1080p, instead of 4K; and two speakers, instead of the Pro's four. The Air supports the ...

March 19th 2019


iPad Mini 2019 vs. iPad Mini 4: New specs, same design

CNETIt's the first entirely new iPad Mini since the Mini 4 launched in 2015 (although that's been updated over the years). Still, it looks the same from the outside, and the main differences include a big jump in mobile processor, a True Tone display, better front-facing ...

March 19th 2019


Apple's updated iPad Air and Mini support eSIMs

EngadgetThe iPad mini and iPad Air Apple quietly announced ahead of its big March event will come with eSIM support. Cupertino's latest iPad Pros have eSIM support, as well, but these new entries are the first non-Pro models with the feature. While the Apple SIM ...

March 19th 2019


Apple unveils new iPad Air and iPad mini

CNNThe iPad Air comes with a bigger 10.5-inch display (starting at $499), and the iPad mini has the same 7.9-inch screen (starting at $399). The devices support the Apple Pencil for the first time and a processor that's three times faster than the previous models.

March 19th 2019


Apple now sells five different iPads

The VergeRecommending an iPad used to be simpler. White or black? How much storage do you want? Those were the days. Tablets were a confusing space and the iPad brought clarity. Now, Apple sells five different iPads with two different connectors and two ...

March 19th 2019


Adding USB-C to the iPad isn't enough to fix Apple's messy port strategy

The VergeApple's new iPad Pros are here, and if you haven't already heard, one of the biggest changes is the switch to USB-C (and only USB-C) — unlike Apple's iPhones, which feature Lightning as their single port. Many people — myself included — have taken ...

October 31st 2018


Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park

Business InsiderSo Apple delivered in this very basic respect, by updating these beloved computers — but the new products actually look excellent. The new MacBook Air has a Retina display, Touch ID, and USB-C for both power and data transfer — and no Touch Bar ...

October 31st 2018


Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park

Markets InsiderSo Apple delivered in this very basic respect, by updating these beloved computers — but the new products actually look excellent. The new MacBook Air has a Retina display, Touch ID, and USB-C for both power and data transfer — and no Touch Bar ...

October 31st 2018


Highlights from Apple's keynote event

Apple Newsroom (press release)Apple keynote guests arrive at Brooklyn Academy of Music. Tim Cook on stage at Brooklyn Academy of Music. Tim Cook kicks off Apple's October 2018 event. Laura Legros on stage presenting the new MacBook Air. Laura Legros unveils the all-new MacBook ...

October 31st 2018


Apple pulls watchOS 5.1 update after reports of bricked devices

The VergeApple released watchOS 5.1 earlier today, but has temporarily removed it from availability after users reported that their watches were rendered unusable by attempting to install the update. 9to5Mac's Guilherme Rambo experienced the issue, as well as ...

October 31st 2018


iPad Pro: hands-on with Apple's new all-screen tablet

The VergeApple announced a new, completely redesigned iPad Pro moments ago in New York, and I just got to spend a few minutes trying it out. The iPad Pro no longer has a home button; it's all Face ID from here on out. The transition to Face ID allowed Apple to ...

October 30th 2018