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Samsung was Apple’s top iPad display supplier in Q1 2014

Samsung was Apple’s top iPad display supplier in Q1 2014

Apple may be fighting a bitter battle with Samsung in the courtrooms, but the Korean company still remains one of its key suppliers. A new research from DisplaySearch claims that Samsung Display has shipped out over 62% of the displays needed for the 9.7 inch Apple iPads in the first quarter of 2014.

Apple’s iPad emerges at the top again in J.D. Power’s tablet satisfaction ratings

Apple’s iPad emerges at the top again in J.D. Power’s tablet satisfaction ratings

Although Apple’s seeing sales of the iPad decline year over year, it continues to enjoys the top position when it comes to tablet satisfaction, according to a new J.D. Power survey.

Apple working on a fix for unencrypted email attachments in iOS 7

Apple working on a fix for unencrypted email attachments in iOS 7

NESO Security Labs researcher Andreas Kurtz recently reported on a security flaw in iOS 7 that resulted in email attachments being stored without encryption, despite Apple’s claims that it does encrypt this data. According to a follow-up report by iMore, Apple is aware of this encryption issue and is working on a fix.

Security Researcher claims iOS 7 doesn’t encrypt email attachments

Security Researcher claims iOS 7 doesn’t encrypt email attachments

Andreas Kurtz of NESO Security Labs claims that the email attachments are not being encrypted in iOS 7, according to a report on ZDNet.

Kurtz, a security researcher has previously identified security issues in Apple’s mobile operating system, which was fixed in iOS 7.

You can now trade-in your iPad at an Apple Store

You can now trade-in your iPad at an Apple Store

Apple today expanded its Reuse & Recycling trade-in program in US and Canada to include iPads. Starting today, Apple Stores will start accepting iPad trade-ins, letting customers receive discounts towards the purchase of a new product.

Former Apple exec says iPad sales won’t grow unless device gets more ‘Pro’ features

Former Apple exec says iPad sales won’t grow unless device gets more ‘Pro’ features

Multiple analyst estimates predict that Apple will see a year-over-year fall in iPad sales in Q2 2014, with the decline ranging anywhere from 23% to 0.7%. So what’s the reason for this fall in sales? Former Apple exec Jean-Louis GassĂ©e thinks that the simplicity of the iPad, and its lack of Pro features is restricting the iPad’s growth.

FaceTime reportedly not working on iOS 6 devices

FaceTime reportedly not working on iOS 6 devices

It looks like FaceTime is not working for a number of users with devices running iOS 6, according to MacRumors.

Users are reporting that they’re not able to place or receive FaceTime calls since April 16th.

iPad sales could decline in Q2 2014, iPhones to see a slight increase

iPad sales could decline in Q2 2014, iPhones to see a slight increase

Analysts are reportedly pegging the iPad sales to come down a bit in Q2 2014, while the iPhones are expected to make up for it with a slight increase. They are expecting a decline in the sales of the iPad by 0.7% compared to Q2 2013.

T-Mobile offering LTE iPads for the price of Wi-Fi models along with 1GB of free data

T-Mobile offering LTE iPads for the price of Wi-Fi models along with 1GB of free data

As we are all aware, LTE models of the iPads cost $130 more than the standard Wi-Fi models. However, a new deal from T-Mobile U.S. bridges this disparity in pricing by offering LTE iPads for the same price as their Wi-Fi siblings.

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

The iPad appeals to a lot of people, and sells in huge numbers, but the lack of “Pro” features like multitasking and multi-users in iOS can be restrictive at times. Samsung’s ad agency has fully capitalised on these weaknesses of the iPad in its new series of Galaxy Pro tablet commercials.