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Apple still doesn’t care as much about smaller iPads

Many of you may have noticed, when Apple announced the new iPads a few weeks ago, there was a lot of talk about the iPad mini not getting a “proper” upgrade. Well, that’s completely true. Look at the specs it has, they are the exact same as the iPad mini 2. What’s the big difference? Nothing other than the inclusion of an NFC chip (which is…

iPad Air 2 review roundup: Evolutionary changes in a beautiful package

The embargo lifted last night and tech blogs the world over began publishing their iPad Air 2 reviews. Thoughts on Apple’s newest flagship tablet were generally positive with many praising the new anti-relective screen, the device’s thinner form factor, the inclusion of Touch ID and the speed increase over last year’s model. iPad Air 2 features a profile…

Apple SIM explained: What is it and what does it mean for carriers?

With the launch of the iPad Air 2 yesterday, Apple touted a number of new features and improvements to its flagship tablet. But with all the emphasis on the device’s extreme thinness, Touch ID and Apple Pay inclusion, anti-reflective display and increased processing power, you might have missed something else important: Apple SIM. What is Apple…

Brydge unveils gold and space gray BrydgeAir keyboards for iPad Air 2

Brydge, purveyors of fine aluminum keyboards for iPad, have unveiled new color-ways for their BrydgeAir keyboard to match the new iPad Air 2. We previously covered the launch of BrydgeAir — a keyboard with a thin, light and high quality aluminum construction that brings with it physical backlit keys and stereo speakers. We’ve also teamed up with…

iPad Air 2 hands-on roundup: Thin is in

Apple took the wraps off of its latest full-sized iPad today: iPad Air 2. An update to last year’s iPad Air, the new tablet is thinner, lighter and more powerful. A number of journalists and tech bloggers had the chance to get their hands on the device after the keynote and have now published their thoughts. We’ve gathered together a bunch of comments on…

Why I’m looking forward to today’s Apple event

Today, Apple is expected to unveil new iPads with built-in Touch ID and announce the public release of OS X Yosemite and potentially the iOS 8.1 update. Some people have said that, with the rumors and leaks, there isn’t anything exciting about today’s event. While we don’t know what surprises Apple may have in store, given what we know already, I’m very…