Tablet Guide

Shopping for a tablet can be a confusing experience. Do you buy the iPad, an Android competitor or a powerful Windows slate? Check out our tablet reviews and buying guides to find the right slate for your needs.

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Asus ZenPad Z8 review

The Asus ZenPad Z8 is a 7.9-inch Android tablet with solid performance and a beautiful display.

iPad Stylus Review Roundup: Best Pen for Your Tablet

As an infographics artist, I rely on a Wacom drawing tablet to get sketches into my computer. Drawing on the iPad has been challenging due to the limitations of the typical rubber-tipped stylus: diffi...

How to Get iOS 10 Beta on Your iPad

The full version of iOS 10 won't arrive until this Fall, but if you are dying to upgrade, you can. You just have to join the iOS 10 Beta program. With iOS 10 beta you will see improvements upon the l...

Best Tablets Under $200

Getting a tablet for less than $200 used to mean lowering your expectations. Not anymore. Today's budget slates deliver sharp and bright full-HD displays, long battery life and quad-core processors po...

BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet Review

The BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition runs the Linux operating system out of the box but struggles at multitasking.

Android Tablets Are Dying - And That's Great News

Dell just put another nail in the Android tablet coffin. The company announced that it is killing off its Android-powered Venue slates. As more and more consumers use bigger phones and people hold on...

Pope Bequeathed a Holy Android Tablet

One thing is for sure: Pope Francis is a game-changer. He has been hailed as the "People's Pope," gaining a widespread following, especially among the younger generation, through frequent public ap...

Asus's 7.9-inch ZenPad Z8 Launching on Verizon for $249

If you want a highly-portable media tablet that stays connected via 4G, Verizon has a new and compelling option for you. Available exclusively at big red for $249, the Asus ZenPad Z8, features a 7.9-...

Kids Tablets to Buy (or Avoid)

Tablets are great for keeping children entertained for hours, but you can't simply hand your new iPad off to Junior and hope for the best. If not monitored properly, your little one could accidentally...

Best Apps for Students

Nothing says school is back in session like the reappearance of heavy textbooks, caffeine binges and abnormal sleep cycles. Armed with your smartphone and/or tablet and the right apps, you won't have ...