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How to get the most out of your new iPad

Are you a proud new iPad owner who needs a little direction? You've come to the right place. Check out our starter guide that will put you on the fast track to learning and loving your new tablet.


Digital Trends Best of 2011 Awards: Tablets and E-Readers

We highlight some of our favorite tablets and e-readers of 2011 including the Transformer, iPad 2, and Kindles.

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Apple applies for patent concerning face recognition on iOS devices

With millions of people activating new iPhones over the holiday weekend, Apple may be working on a way for those new customers to unlock their new smartphone with a simple face scan.


Comedian lampoons bratty Twitter users over ridiculous Christmas gift complaints

While millions of Americans opened up gifts to find amazing electronics like tablets or smartphones, a handful of brats took to Twitter over the holiday weekend to complain about their "plight" over unwanted Christmas gifts.

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No 7-inch Apple iPad for 2012 says analyst

Despite growing speculation that Apple will launch an iPad with a 7-inch screen, an analyst has said such a device won't appear in 2012, and instead the iPad 2 will see a price drop when the iPad 3 is released.


iPad dust may have caused China factory blast, tablet supplies could be affected

It's believed that Saturday's explosion at a Shanghai factory owned by Apple supplier Pegatron may have been caused by a build-up of combustible aluminum dust. An explosion at a Foxconn factory back in May that killed three people was also thought to have been…


Rebecca Black crowned top search term in Google Zeitgeist 2011

With countless numbers of search terms flowing through Google's search engine all the time, the company likes to compile the most popular search terms each year and publish the Google Zeitgeist.


American Airlines pilots to use iPads from Friday ‘in all phases of flight’

The Federal Aviation Authority has reportedly given pilots at American Airlines approval to use Apple's iPad 'in all phases of flight.' The device will be used to replace the traditional paper-based flight bag which pilots use during flights.


Amazon Kindle Fire set to take second in 2011 tablet race

Just two weeks after its release, Amazon's inexpensive Kindle Fire tablet is on track to become the second most-sold tablet of 2011, according to market estimates.

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What you need to buy now: Hottest gadget gifts of the season

Don't wait only to find out inventory is dwindling or retailers have oversold. Here are the electronics that are likely to be in high demand this holiday shopping season.

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Infographic: Typical iPad buyer is a male, pet-owning gaming fan

Apple's iPad may well appeal across the board, but what kinds of people are most likely to buy one? Well, someone has done a spot of research and come up with an infographic providing the answer.


Rumor: Apple cutting iPad 2 parts orders, beginning iPad 3 orders

New report has Apple looking ahead to iPad 3 with parts orders while reducing focus on iPad 2 production.


Survey: Apple products top holiday wish lists

With the Black Friday kickoff of the holiday shopping season just a week away, consumers are hoping to see an electronic device created by Apple sitting under the tree this year.


Samsung puts modified Galaxy tablet back on sale in Germany

In an effort to get around the ban imposed on its Galaxy 10.1 tablet in Germany, Samsung has modified its design, given it a new name (by adding one letter) and put it back on sale.