Apple closing retail stores in November for quarterly meetings, not a new product launch

Apple closing retail stores in November for quarterly meetings, not a new product launch

Rumors were circulating earlier this week about Apple allegedly closing its stores early between November 17th and 19th. Some folks took this to mean Apple was preparing its staff for an imminent product launch — mostly likely the retina iPad mini or the new Mac Pro. This assumption that Apple will be holding product launch meetings is likely incorrect.

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Cellular or WiFi: which iPad model should I buy?

Cellular or WiFi: which iPad model should I buy?

Prospective iPad customers are spending time thinking about the iPad they will buy and the many options they can choose for each model. One important criteria that many people don’t consider is connectivity. Unlike the iPhone, the iPad is available in both a WiFi-only and WiFi+Cellular option that allows you to use the device on your cellular plan just like your phone. 

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iPad Air vs. Retina iPad mini vs. iPad 2 vs iPad mini: Which iPad should you buy

iPad Air vs. Retina iPad mini vs. iPad 2 vs iPad mini: Which iPad should you buy

Apple’s iPad Air goes on sale starting Friday, and you may be wondering whether the full-size tablet is worth its price tag. Adding some difficulty to the decision is the introduction of the iPad Mini with Retina Display, and Apple’s continued sale of the non-Retina iPad mini and the iPad 2. So many iPads, which one should you buy?  Read on as we discuss each model and offer some buying advice below.

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iPad loses tablet market share in Q3 2013, while Samsung makes big gains

iPad loses tablet market share in Q3 2013, while Samsung makes big gains

IDC’s tablet numbers are out for Q3 2013, and it’s not good news for Apple iPads. Apple’s worldwide tablet market share slipped, while Samsung and Android posted significant gains.

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Best places to sell your used iPad for the most money

Best places to sell your used iPad for the most money

The iPad Air will be going on sale in a couple of days, and the Retina iPad mini follow soon after, and if you plan to buy any of these devices, here are a few places you can sell or trade-in your old iPad, so that you can use the extra cash towards your new iPad purchase.

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Space Gray vs. Silver: Which color iPad Air or Retina iPad mini should you buy

Space Gray vs. Silver: Which color iPad Air or Retina iPad mini should you buy

The new iPads are not only faster than previous models, they are also available in two new colors. Say good-bye to slate black and white and say hello to the new space gray and silver. What is the difference  between these colors and which one should I buy? Read on as we walk you through each color option and help you decide.

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Original iPad mini in space grey lands in some Apple retail stores

Original iPad mini in space grey lands in some Apple retail stores

Apple’s iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display may have been the star of the show, but those two devices weren’t the only changes Apple made to its iPad lineup. The company also quietly added a space grey option to its current non-Retina iPad mini. According to a report by 9to5Mac, these new grey units are starting to land in stores.

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Roundup of the best cases and screen accessories for the iPad mini with Retina display

Roundup of the best cases and screen accessories for the iPad mini with Retina display

Buying a new iPad Mini with Retina Display? The iPad Mini starts shipping sometime in November, which means you have some time to strart shopping for a case. To help narrow down your choices, we’ve combed the Internet hitting up some of the top vendors to see what they are offering for Apple’s latest 7-inch tablet.

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Retina iPad mini supply is going to be “ridiculously tight” at launch

Retina iPad mini supply is going to be “ridiculously tight” at launch

One of the biggest complaints about the original iPad mini has been the lack of Retina Display. So it was great to see Apple unveil the iPad mini 2 with Retina Display at its media event on Tuesday.

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Thoughts on iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display

Thoughts on iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display

As expected, Apple unveiled the next generation iPad and iPad mini at its media event on Tuesday, finally putting an end to the various rumors and speculations that started last year. 

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