Tag Archive: iPads


Multimillion dollar plan to give London cops iPads hits roadblock

iPads may be used professionally everywhere from the cockpit of airplanes to schools to the dugouts at MLB games, but not every scheme to roll out Apple’s tablet works out quite so well. According to a new report, a scheme to provide around 20,000 iPads to London’s Metropolitan Police Service in the U.K. has failed […]

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Apple pushes out update to fix bricked iPads

iOS 9.3 has caused headaches for some iPad owners who updated to the new software only to find their devices bricked, but Apple already has a fix out to help bring devices back to life. Apple temporarily pulled the iOS 9.3 update from some devices yesterday. The company has since released a new build of […]

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Soccer coach equips players with iPads to overcome language barrier

With his ability to fire people up and get them motivated, Steve Jobs has been likened to a great football coach. And now to bring things full circle, a real football coach (or “soccer” to you American readers!) is using Jobs’ creation, the iPad, to help coach his players. The coach in question is Gary Neville, […]

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Prisoners in the U.K. could be given iPads for education and communication

What’s the opposite of an iPad Pro? Presumably it would be an iPad con — and if a new scheme proposed by the U.K.’s Ministry of Justice comes to fruition, there could be a whole lot of them. The proposed project aims to give prisoners taxpayer-funded iPads so that they can video chat with their families, […]

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The Top 12 Black Friday Ads (So Far): Amazing TVs, Smartphones, iPads, and More

Black Friday is inching closer, but we’ve got plenty of ads to whet our appetite for savings in the meantime. We’ve done our initial inspection, and we’re ready to present our first look at the best Black Friday ads. Here you’ll find all our favorite ads in one convenient place, from crazy cheap TVs to […]

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Apple Black Friday Predictions: Doorbuster iPads and first deals on Apple Watch

TL:DR: Whatever you do, don’t shop the Apple Store sale. While some Apple fans may think the only way to purchase iDevices is at full price, the truth is that the majority of Apple products will see various discounts, especially on Black Friday. The trick is knowing where to look. In previous years, Apple authorized resellers […]

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This tablet stand solves one of the iPad’s biggest annoyances

If you’ve had an iPad for at least a couple of years now, you’ve probably noticed one of the major ergonomic issues with it: there’s no perfect way to hold it. You can hold your iPad to use it which always feels just slightly awkward, place it on a table which hunches you over and strains […]

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Apple’s new Company Store will actually sell iPhones, iPads, and Macs

For the first time ever, Apple fans will soon be able to buy an Apple device directly from the company’s Cupertino headquarters. Apple’s Company Store at 1 Infinite Loop is set to reopen this weekend, and along with selling special products like shirts, jackets, mugs, pens, the Company Store will now stock iPhones, iPads, and […]

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Amazon employee steals $12,500 of iPhones, iPads and other devices

A 21-year-old Amazon employee in India has been arrested for allegedly stealing $ 12,500 worth of electronics — including numerous Apple devices — while working in the packing department of the company’s warehouse. Pramod Bhamble placed orders himself, but instead of… Read more ›

Kids love iPads so much that being forced to watch TV is a punishment

You might hear people talking about declining interest in the iPad, but try telling that to kids — who have expressed so much love for Apple’s tablet that last year it was named the #1 brand among children aged 6-12.… Read more ›