Microsoft Surface Pro 3

Microsoft reportedly wants to kill its Surface tablet line

By on October 9, 2014 at 8:30 AM.

Microsoft reportedly wants to kill its Surface tablet line

Microsoft’s attempts to convince you that your next computing machine shouldn’t be an iPad or a MacBook Air, or any other tablet or laptop for that matter, apparently aren’t working in the company’s favor, a new report from Digitimes says. The publication says it learned from sources familiar with the upstream supply chain that the Windows maker is already considering discontinuing its Surface tablet line, as Surface Pro 3 demand isn’t as hot as expected. More →

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iPad Air 2 Leaked Video

iPad Air 2 leak: High-quality video gives us our most detailed look yet at Apple’s new tablet

By on October 8, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

iPad Air 2 leak: High-quality video gives us our most detailed look yet at Apple’s new tablet

Apple’s big iPad Air 2 announcement is only eight days away and now Nowhereelse.fr points us to a new video posted by Vietnamese website Zing.vn that gives us an in-depth, high-quality look at Apple’s next major tablet release. More →

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Nexus 9 and Android L Release Date

This month’s most exciting Android announcements may come as soon as next week

By on October 8, 2014 at 9:35 AM.

This month’s most exciting Android announcements may come as soon as next week

October will be a very busy month for Android fans who are looking forward to seeing Google release the final version of Android L alongside the release of the Nexus 9 tablet and Nexus 6 smartphone. Android Police’s founder Artem Russakovskii took to Google+ to post a rumor about the potential launch of various products, including the Nexus 9 and Android L, and he says that both devices could be publicly unveiled on October 15th. More →

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iPad Pro vs MacBook Air

New report claims Apple’s iPad Pro will do something unthinkable

By on October 7, 2014 at 9:20 AM.

New report claims Apple’s iPad Pro will do something unthinkable

Many reports so far have revealed that Apple is working on an even bigger tablet than the 9.7-inch legacy iPad, a 12.9-inch device — the iPad Pro — that would better appeal to professionals. The device is expected to arrive in mid 2015, according to people familiar with the matter that spoke with various publications, although it’s not clear what new differentiating features the device will have to offer. Meanwhile, Digitimes has learned that Apple might be developing two iPad Pro versions and one of them will supposedly offer users the kind of operating system that Apple has vowed not to make. More →

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iPad Air 2 Design, Specs and Features

iPad Air 2: Huge leak reveals everything there is to know about Apple’s next tablet

By on October 6, 2014 at 1:14 PM.

iPad Air 2: Huge leak reveals everything there is to know about Apple’s next tablet

Apple is expected to unveil new iPad models and new Macs at its upcoming October media event, and The Michael Report claims to have obtained the first images showing the upcoming iPad Air 2 model, as well as details about the sixth iPad’s hardware. More →

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Google Nexus 9 Picture

New leak might be our first look at the HTC Nexus 9

By on October 6, 2014 at 8:50 AM.

New leak might be our first look at the HTC Nexus 9

Google is expected to launch a high-end 8.9-inch Nexus 9 tablet in the coming weeks, with HTC returning to the Android tablet business after a very long hiatus. Following the many leaks that have already detailed the upcoming tablet, the Nexus 9 has already been spotted at the FCC, suggesting a launch is imminent. Furthermore, a first image showing the rear of the device have been posted online, giving us a first look at the upcoming Nexus tablet. More →

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iPad Air 2 Launch Event October 16th

Here comes the iPad Air 2: Major Apple event set for October 16th

By on October 3, 2014 at 12:46 PM.

Here comes the iPad Air 2: Major Apple event set for October 16th

Recovered from Apple’s huge iPhone 6 event in September yet? Good, because Re/code’s John Paczkowski is reporting that Apple has another major event set up for October 16th and this time the company will be talking about its iPad line of tablets. It’s widely expected that Apple will use the event to announce its next-generation iPad Air model and Re/code is also reporting that Apple will unveil new iMacs and will also launch OS X Yosemite. More →

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12.9-inch iPad Pro Specs

Upcoming gigantic ‘iPad Pro’ will reportedly get displays from Apple’s biggest rival

By on September 30, 2014 at 4:20 PM.

Upcoming gigantic ‘iPad Pro’ will reportedly get displays from Apple’s biggest rival

Apple might be trying to remove Samsung from its iPhone and iPad supply line, but a new report from Korea-based inews24 quoted by Digitimes seems to further suggest that the company still needs plenty of components from the South Korean giant, including displays for the future iPad models. More →

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iPad Air 2: Touch ID and Apple Pay

iOS 8.1 beta reveals new details about upcoming Apple devices

By on September 30, 2014 at 10:24 AM.

iOS 8.1 beta reveals new details about upcoming Apple devices

Apple is reportedly working on three major iOS 8.x updates, including iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3, with the first beta of iOS 8.1 having already been released to developers. In it, developer Hamza Sood found proof that Apple’s upcoming new iPad will include a Touch ID fingerprint sensor embedded in the Home button, and that owners will be able to use it to authenticate Apple Pay payments. More →

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iPad Vs. Surface Steve Ballmer

Ballmer to toss out the Clippers’ iPads, replace them with the Surface

By on September 25, 2014 at 9:15 PM.

Ballmer to toss out the Clippers’ iPads, replace them with the Surface

What, you didn’t think new Clippers owner and onetime Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer would let his team use Apple products, did you? WPCentral points us to a new report from Reuters that explains how Ballmer plans to purge all remains of Apple and Google products from his organization and make sure everyone in the company is using Windows-based devices. More →

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12.9-inch iPad Pro Rumors: Specs

The next iPad Air might get a key spec upgrade you didn’t get with the iPhone 6

By on September 25, 2014 at 3:51 PM.

The next iPad Air might get a key spec upgrade you didn’t get with the iPhone 6

Apple will unveil at least one new iPad model this year, according to various reports, and Taiwanese publication TechNews has confirmed an earlier report that said only the iPad Air 2 would be coming this October. However, the publication also says that a 12.9-inch iPad Pro is in the works for next year, at which point a new iPad mini might also be released. More importantly, the report says that Apple’s upcoming tablets will get some significant upgrades to improve performance. More →

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Google Nexus 9 Release Date

Google’s big Nexus 9 launch might be closer than you think

By on September 25, 2014 at 3:27 PM.

Google’s big Nexus 9 launch might be closer than you think

Google is expected to unveil new Nexus devices later this fall, including at least a new Motorola Nexus smartphone and an HTC Nexus 9 high-end tablet. The latter might be unveiled in the coming weeks, according to MoDaCo’s Paul O’Brien, who posted on Twitter release date details for the tablet twice in the last few days. More →

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