Tablet Guide

Shopping for a tablet can be a confusing experience. Do you buy the iPad, an Android competitor or a powerful Windows 8 slate? Check out our reviews of the best tablets of 2014 and our tablet buying guide to compare models and find the right slate for your needs.
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July 11, 2014
The amount of tablet-optimized apps for Android is a mere fraction of what the iPad has to offer, but that doesn't mean that there isn't some big-screen gold worth mining for on Google Play. Whether y...
July 08, 2014
The Google Play store offers more than 1 million apps. Talk about a daunting number. The thought of sifting through that selection to find the 40 or so apps you'll actually ever download probably frie...
May 29, 2014
For many people, mathematical formulas and theorems can make their brains hurt. Thankfully, apps can arm students of all ages with powerful tools that make math less of a mystery, from graphing calculators to algebra tutors.
May 21, 2014
  Put your phone away while at work on your Mac and never miss a message. That's thanks to a new app for iOS and Macs called Notifyr. It brings iOS updates to your Mac's screen so you don't ha...
April 30, 2014
If you rely heavily on Google Drive to get your work done, there's good news for you. Google today launched Docs and Sheets apps for iPhones and iPads that let you create, edit and collaborate o...
April 29, 2014
Sharing secrets anonymously is all the rage these days. Joining the ranks of Secret and Whisper, the Yik Yak app uses your geographical location but not identity and lets you complain, praise and otherwise unburden your conscience anonymously.
March 26, 2014
Kids love tablets. In fact, according to Nielsen, 7 out of 10 children in tablet-owning households have used a slate. The big question is what apps you should download for Junior, whether you're loo...
March 17, 2014
Between iWork, Quickoffice and numerous other options, there's no shortage of productivity apps for the iPad, but for many there's no substitute for therealOffice. And it looks like Microsoft fans...
October 21, 2013
Seeing pink everywhere? Welcome to Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's a month for celebrating life, acknowledging the fight against this silent killer, remembering those who've lost their fight, and supporting the survivors and their families.
October 18, 2013
Microsoft's Windows Store is heading in the right direction with a welcome redesign and the release of a Facebook app (finally). However, Windows 8.1 still trails the iPad and Android by a mile it comes to the selection of tablet apps.
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