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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Best iOS Keyboards Now (and Coming Soon)

Android users are already familiar with the power of keyboard apps that let you swap out the standard layout for options that offer smarter predictions, more customization options and other goodies. N...

Amazon Local Register Challenges Square Payments

Amazon dipped its toes into set-top boxes, streaming music and even smartphones this year, and now the retail giant seems poised to conquer mobile payments. The company just launched Amazon Local Regi...

Top 25 Android Tablet Apps for 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...

25 Best Android Apps

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...

10 Best Math Apps

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.

Notifyr App Brings All iPhone Alerts To Macs Screens

  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...

Google Releases Docs and Sheets Apps for iOS

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...

How to Use Yik Yak

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.

30 Best Apps for Kids

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...

Microsoft Office for iPad Coming March 27th (Report)

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...