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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Best Apps for Students

High school and college are periods of ever-expanding responsibility for students. When you were younger you might have had mom and dad's help to get you up in the morning, tell you where you need to ...

The Android ecosystem has a ton of apps for your tablet, and a number of apps are optimized for larger screens. Sometimes this means you get extra functionality without having to navigate through subm...

10 Best Apps for Your New Tablet

Buying your first tablet can feel a bit like mankind taking its first steps on the moon. It's a big and exciting deal. Then comes time to load it up with apps, and that means navigating app stores wit...

25 Best iPad Apps

The iPad Air and iPad Mini with Retina Display boast some impressive technical specs, but it's the 475,000 apps on Apple's App Store that make the devices must-haves. Google Play and the Windows Store...

Best News Apps

Admit it: You're a headline hound. When you're killing time between meetings or waiting in line at the post office, you want to skim breaking news -- and fast. Personalized news aggregation apps pull ...

13 Best Autism Apps for the iPad

According to the most recent research by the CDC, 1 in every 68 school-aged children in the U.S. has been identified has having autism or a related disorder -- defined as an impairment in social inter...

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...

25 Best Kindle Fire HDX Apps

While the Kindle Fire HDX doesn't come with the Google Play store and its nearly 1 million apps, it does offer Amazon's selection of almost as many useful programs. Whether you're looking for an aweso...

10 Best Stock Apps

The stock market can be a bumpy ride. Depending on what you’ve invested in, a stock’s progress is determined by general market trends, analyst commentary, time of year, related news or product ann...

10 Best Space Apps in the Universe

While many apps are designed to help organize your life or simply pass the time, a number also seek to bring the glory of the cosmos into the palm of your hand. Here's a list of 10 standout astronomy ...