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What to Do First With a New iPad

The iPad is a wonderful device, but before you can discover all of that wonder and magic, you may need a little help on how to properly use it.

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Before you update to iOS 11 here's how to check which apps won't work

For users of Apple's iOS the imminent arrival of a major new update to the mobile platform is generally a moment of high excitement.

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Apple iOS 11 review: A big deal for iPads, but not iPhones

Now, with iOS 11, Apple is focusing even more on its big-screen iPad experience, but at the same time, it's leaving the iPhone a bit behind. The icons aren't exactly hard to figure out, but they're so close together on my iPhone 6S that it always takes m

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The new iOS 11 gives the iPad its biggest update ever — here’s what it’s like

iOS 11 greatly improves the iPad's functionality, but it's still not enough to replace a full computer.

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The 27 most interesting new features in iOS 11

When iOS 11, the new, free iPhone/iPad OS upgrade comes this fall, you won't gain any big-ticket feature. Instead, you'll get lot of tiny nips and tucks that fall into five categories: Nice Tweaks, Storage Help, iPad Exclusives, Playing Catch-Up

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This is what Apple’s newest iPad might look like – BGR

Apple’s WWDC 2017 is getting closer, which means we’re soon going to learn more details about iOS 11 and the next major macOS update. But that’s not the only exciting thing coming out of the event.

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LED Screens May Cause Permanent Damage

CBS Tampa covered the new scientific researches by the Complutense University of Madrid and Reticare.

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Apple iOS 10.3 Has A Nasty Surprise

Apple iOS 10.3 upgrades are causing iPhone and iPad users to worry...

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The 8 best new features Apple added to your iPhone in iOS 10.3

After releasing roughly 437 different iOS 10.3 betas to developers over the past few weeks alone, Apple has finally released iOS 10.3 to the public. The new mobile software is available as an over the air (OTA) download or as a download through iTunes on

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Tech Tip: What to Do When a Mac or iDevice is Stolen

It can happen to anyone. One minute you're sitting at an outside café, you get distracted, and the next minute you notice your iPhone or MacBook is gone. Or

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Apple launches Apple Support troubleshooting app for iPhone and iPad

Apple launched a new app on Tuesday for people who use its products. It's pretty nifty.

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How to Remove Other Data from iPhone/iPad

Remove other data from your iPhone and iPad, and create some space. You can smoothly use your iOS device by removing other data from iPhone and iPad.

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The 92 features that make iOS 10 a fine, free upgrade

You can upgrade your iPhone to iOS 10 today! 92 new features, yours free! First, there’s been a colossal revamp of Messages, Apple’s text-messaging app. Second, Apple (APPL) has brilliantly rethought that moment when you pick up the phone—a hundred

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Two-Factor Authentication for Apple ID

Enabling two-factor authentication for your Apple ID is probably the most effective way to keep your Apple products secure.

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Hands-On Impressions of iOS 10 Developer Beta | Other World Computing Blog

During the past few days, I've been acquainting myself with the first developer beta of iOS 10.

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Don’t have an Apple TV? The iPad can also be a Home Hub for HomeKit devices | TechCrunch

Yesterday at its annual developer's conference Apple took the wraps off the next generation of HomeKit, its Internet of Things platform for devices such as..

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Tech Tip: Creating Reminders Based on Location | Other World Computing Blog

Apple's Reminders app is probably one of the most underused apps on both iOS and Mac OS X. Many people place meeting or personal reminders into Calendars,

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How to Prepare your iPad for International Travel

Whether you’re the occasional traveler, or you frequently leave the country for work excursions, even the most seasoned veteran commuters can become flummoxed when it comes to using your iOS …

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Are Your Tunes Safe? Apple and the Curious Case of the Missing Music | Other World Computing Blog

Over the past few weeks, there’s been a lot of buzz about Apple Music allegedly and mysteriously removing tunes from the iTunes libraries of a small number of people. The Internet being what it is, this got blown up into “Apple Music is deleting iTunes libraries” and unnecessarily concerned a lot of people.

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Road to NAB: Podcasting With an iPad or iPhone | Other World Computing Blog

Earlier this month, the Rocket Yard hoped to launch some podcasting careers with a post teaching how to get started with podcasting. Now, there are some readers who may not own a Mac of any sort but would still like to be an online broadcaster.

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15 Products That Defined Apple’s First 40 Years | WIRED

WIRED celebrates Apple's 40th birthday with a look back at the 15 products that define its legacy in our culture.

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Quick Tip: Setting Up the Night Shift Feature In iOS 9.3 | Other World Computing Blog

Apple is touting a new feature that can actually help you to fall asleep faster. In this quick tip, I’ll show you how to set up Night Shift.

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Apple 9.7-Inch iPad Pro Review: Tablet vs. Laptop Showdown

The latest iPad can handle many common PC tasks, though not without trade-offs in usability and comfort.

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The Most Important Apple Executive You’ve Never Heard Of

A little over a year ago, Apple had a problem: The iPad Pro was behind schedule. Elements of the hardware, software, and accompanying stylus weren’t going to be ready for a release in the spring. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook and his top lieutenants had to delay the unveiling until the fall.

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Google finally launches an AdWords app for iPhone and iPad | 9to5Mac

Google has finally launched a full-fledged iOS app for users of its AdWords advertising service. The AdWords app arrives today as the first official iOS app for the service and it's available for b...

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The iPad Air 3 will reportedly be announced in March | The Verge

A new iPad Air appears to be on the way. According to 9to5Mac, Apple is likely to introduce an updated model of the Air during an event in mid-March, marking the line's first change in over a year....

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Pediatricians Rethink Screen Time Policy for Children

The American Academy of Pediatrics is revising its recommendation that parents avoid all screen time for children under age 2 and limit it to two hours a day for older children.

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iPhone apps with XcodeGhost Malware: Top 25 iOS apps in App Store | BGR

After setting up a special help page that provides information about the massive XcodeGhost malware hack on its website, Apple has listed the top 25 iOS apps built using the counterfeit version of Xcode that was capable of injecting malware in apps befor

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Awesome Hidden Features of iOS 9

Downloaded iOS 9 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch? Have you spotted these useful hidden features?

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20 Awesome Hidden Features of iOS 9 | NDTV Gadgets

Downloaded iOS 9 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch? Have you spotted these useful hidden features?

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Smarter Siri, better battery life in Apple software update

Apple's iPhones and iPads are getting free software updates Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, including battery improvements and a smarter virtual assistant. The new features and capabilities in the update, iOS 9, are primarily refinements rather than anything transformative. But the new software is still worth getting, especially as new apps often require the latest version to work.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Some Stock Apps Can Be Deleted Someday - Fortune

After years of having to shuffle those pesky stock apps you never use around your iPhone, you might be able to delete them eventually.

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Which One Is More Secure: Android or iOS?

In addition to looking at things like the selection of emoji and your options for selfies when comparing one mobile platform to another, it’s time to also start paying close attention to how they compare for security.

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Rovio's 'Angry Birds 2' to launch on Apple's iOS July 30

Finnish developer Rovio will launch its first official sequel to the ultra-popular "Angry Birds" game on July 30, debuting on mobile platforms including Apple's iOS.

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Rovio's 'Angry Birds 2' to launch on Apple's iOS July 30

Finnish developer Rovio will launch its first official sequel to the ultra-popular

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Apple has been testing a giant iPad for at least 3 years

Apple has been testing prototypes of an iPad with a larger screen for years.

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Apple Rumored to be Working on a Crazy iPhone Design Change We Thought We’d Never See

Apple this year will launch two new iPhone models, including the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, which should be generally similar to its predecessors when it comes to overall design. But a new report says that Apple is already working on technology that mi

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Best Free iPhone Apps: 10 paid iOS apps on sale for free, June 19 | BGR

This has been a fantastic week for paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, and we're finishing things on a high note. Yesterday's post had nine great paid iOS apps on sale — some of them are still free if you hurry — and today we have 10 more

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Apple is hiring human editors to change the way you get news

Apple appears to be building a newsroom. The iPhone maker has posted a new job listing that...

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Apple unveils iOS 9 with smarter Siri, public transit in Maps, iPad split-screen multitasking

Apple's next-generation mobile operating system, iOS 9, will focus on enhanced system intelligence, numerous improvements to built-in apps, new iPad-specific capabilities, and much more, it was announced at WWDC on Monday.

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7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads right now

We started the week off properly with a great list of paid iPhone and iPad apps that were on sale for free for a limited time. In fact, if you hurry you can still grab a few of them without paying ...

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Apple's larger ‘iPad Pro’ expected in October

Reports indicate larger 12.9in iPad could be released in second half of 2015 with new USB ports aimed at business users

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19 Mind-Blowing Tricks Every iPhone And iPad User Should Know

You spend, like, half of your life on that thing. Time to figure out what it really does...

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Armed With Only An iPad This Magician Blows Everyone Away - NewsLinQ

Simon Pierro brought a magic iPad with him and wowed Ellen's audience right along with Ellen!

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7 great uses for an old phone or tablet!!!

Upgrading to a new smartphone or tablet always feels like Christmas morning, but it also leaves you with an old gadget that’s taking up space...Before you decide to sell it or give it away, there are some very cool things you can do with it. You'll definitely want to give these a try.

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Best Free iPhone Apps: 9 paid iOS apps that are now free downloads

Yesterday's list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale was our biggest list of the week, but that doesn't mean the fun is over. We've got plenty more nifty paid iOS apps on sale for you today — nine apps in total.

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Best Free iPhone Apps: 9 paid IOS apps that are now free downloads

Another day, another list of cool paid iPhone and iPad apps you can download without paying a cent — and today's list is our biggest of the week. Yesterday's list had some rare gems on it, and a few of them are still free downloads as of the time of thi

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Why Apple Selling Fewer iPads Is Actually A Huge Achievement

Why do we critique Apple for building a product with longevity?

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Reading On A Screen Before Bed Might Be Killing You

You've heard that using screens before bedtime can mess with your sleep, but new research suggests the problem is even more serious. Reading from an iPad before bed not only makes it harder to fall asleep, but also impacts how sleepy and alert you...

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Sony “stuck in 1992″ after hacks – except for Macs, iPads and iPhones | 9to5Mac

A Sony employee has described the company as being "stuck in 1992" following the massive hacks, with employees desperately trying to avoid using any technology that could be compromised, reports Te...

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Got an iPad and this app? You’ve got a second Mac screen

Ever since the iPad first came out, people have wanted to use their Apple tablets as a second computer monitor, but most of the software that makes that possible transfers data over Wi-Fi — introducing lag and inconsistency. A new app called Duet

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Best Free iPhone Apps: $53 worth of paid iPhone, iPad apps now free | BGR

Black Friday week has everyone in deal mode, and we've got plenty of deals for you to enjoy here on BGR. We always share great paid iPhone and iPad apps that are available for free — a few from yesterday's batch as still free if you hurry — and today

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This is why you can't use Touch ID to log in to your iPhone after rebooting

In the 14 months since Touch ID launched, it has become a standout feature of the iPhone and iPad line of devices. It makes paying for apps easier than ever, it's a shift toward enhanced mobile sec...

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Anonymous Apple Store employee shares tricks for getting the best service possible

What does it take to get the best possible customer service when you go to the Apple Store? One anonymous Apple Store employee has taken to Reddit to offer its Apple fan community tips and tricks to make sure your time spent in the Apple Store is as enjoy

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8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time (save $35!)

It's hard to believe that November is already here and before you know it, it'll be 2015. Of course, there are plenty of paid iPhone and iPad apps to be had for free before the year is over. We're ...

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Apple Sold 39.3M iPhones During The iPhone 6 Launch Quarter, 12.3M iPads And 5.5M Macs | TechCrunch

Apple's earnings for the final quarter of its fiscal 2014 year are out, and boy did they sell a lot of iPhones. The hardware quarter saw 39.3 million iPhones..

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Apple to Hold iPad Event on October 16 | Re/code

Plus, the E.C. clears Facebook-Whatsapp, #beardgate and the worst cat ever.

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The 10 Most Memorable Apple Commercials • Highsnobiety

Apple’s advertising calls into question what is more effective: telling a story, or merely allowing a product to sell itself without allowing the commercial spot to feel like a cold tutorial? In its early days, the company wanted to feel…

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Apple Through The Years

A brief history of Apple's finest moments. Did you know about the iPhone that only the biggest Apple devotees can see? Oh yeah. That happened.

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Change This iPhone Setting To Stop Closed Apps From Tracking Your Location

If you don't want apps to know where you and your smartphone are when you're not using them, you should change this iPhone setting.

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IBM to sell business-optimized iPads in unexpected partnership

IBM says it will develop business-optimized apps for the iOS platform, and will sell both iPhones and iPads to business customers, too.

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How to Sell Your Old iPad

Need to get rid of your old iPad? There are several ways to do so, including trade-in programs, eBay, and even using Facebook to find a buyer.

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Apple releases iOS 7.1.2 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Apple on Monday released a new update for compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. iOS 7.1.2 is available for download immediately and it brings with it several new bug fixes and other enhancements. Chief among them are iBeacon improvements, fixes

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How Much Energy Does Your iPhone (And Other Devices) Really Use?

If you fully drain and charge your iPad every other day it will use about 12 kWh of electricity per year. Source: Electric Power Research Institute

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Cutting through the hype: The 5 best new features in iOS 8

Apple blew developers away when it unveiled iOS 8 on Monday during its annual WWDC 2014 keynote presentation. Did the company’s announcements blow iPhone and iPad users away as well? That remains t...

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19 Mind-Blowing Tricks Every iPhone And iPad User Should Know

You spend, like, half of your life on that thing. Time to figure out what it really does.

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iOS 8 will introduce split-screen multitasking on Apple's iPad

Some early details surrounding Apple's upcoming iOS 8 update began leaking last month, and we can likely expect many of the remaining holes to be filled in now that Apple's annual WWDC event is jus...

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Teardown reveals the risks of counterfeit iPad chargers

A teardown by an engineer investigating the differences between genuine and counterfeit iPad chargers found that despite looking almost identical externally, there were big differences internally, ...