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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Apple iOS 7 to Include New Mail and Calendar Apps (Report)

In addition to a revamped interface that emphasizes a "flat" design, iPhone and iPad owners may see new email and calendar apps in Apple's next major software update. These and other changes for the u...

Apple iOS 7 Rumor Roundup: 7 Features To Expect

Soon enough, you may be able to use your iPhone to pay for the groceries, tune in to a new iRadio service and easily retrieve emergency information from anywhere around the world. These are just a few...

Apple's iPad No. 1 In Consumer Satisfaction Survey

Apple's iPad has snagged the top spot among competing tablets when it comes to consumer satisfaction, according to the most recent figures from J.D. Power and Associates.

Apple Beats Second Quarter Estimates But Offers Weak Guidance

Apple has good news and bad news for investors. The company pleasantly surprised the Street with its second quarter results by beating analyst estimates for both revenue and iPhone sales.

Apple's iWatch Already Showing Strong Demand, Survey Says

Apple's iWatch doesn't exist yet, but that hasn't stopped people from wanting it. The Cupertino, Calif.-based company has yet to utter a word about its long-rumored wearable device, but a recent sur...

iPhone and iPad Get Facebook Home Chat Heads

It's amazing how quickly rumors become fact. Just this morning we reported a rumor that Facebook's new Home features might be coming to iOS. Consider that rumor confirmed. This afternoon an update to ...

Apple's iOS 7 Could Come With Simpler, 'Flat' Design

Apple is still rolling out updates for its existing iOS 6 mobile OS, but the company may already be planning what's to come in iOS 7. A recent report from The Wall Street Journal suggests that Apple...

Most Kids' Apps Aren't Upfront About Privacy Policies, Study Says

Apple's App Store boasts a variety of games and educational apps aimed at kids, but a new study found that some of these apps don't explicitly state their privacy policies.The study, conducted b...

Intel and Apple May Strike Deal for Future iPhone and iPad Chips

Intel's next CEO may push the company into manufacturing chips for other brands such as Apple, marking yet another indication that the PC industry is shifting to fit today's mobile climate. Accord...

Original Angry Birds Now Free on iPhone and iPad, Adds 15 Levels

It's time to step back in time by four years and revisit your old feathered friends. The original, full "Angry Birds" now has 15 new levels. And it's free for iOS, too. In an apparent effort to jump ...