Apple raises iPhone, iPad prices in Germany to pay royalties to porn filmmakers and actors

The iPhone and iPad is a bit more expensive in Germany, thanks to a deal that will benefit creative professionals, including pornographic filmmakers. The agreement will add about 5-7 euros ($5.50-$7.70) to each device’s price.

Don't leave your kid alone with your iPad — 7-year-old spends over $5K playing Jurassic World

Parents, let this be a lesson: Don't leave your child unattended with your iPad. Seven-year-old Faisall Shugaa apparently decided to get himself an early Christmas present in the form of Dino Bucks in the Jurassic World game -- over $5,000…

Load your iPad with the best apps in every category

We've completely overhauled our iPad apps list. Here are more than 100 of the best apps available in the iTunes App Store and beyond. We've got apps in every category, organized so you can find what you want fast and easy.
Home Theater

TabletTV gives your tablet over-the-air channels for $90, no Wi-Fi needed 4:05

TabletTV is a portable device that tunes in free over-the-air HDTV and streams them to your tablet or records them for later viewing. We never would have imagined we'd end up using it so often. Click through to see our full…

NuDock Mini is the sleek charging solution Apple fanatics crave 1:31

NuDock Mini is helpful if you own an Apple Watch, an iPhone, and a MacBook. It's the addition of USB Type-C MacBook charging that sets it apart. Backers of an IndieGoGo campaign can snag one for $70.
Home Theater

TabletTV Plus is an all-in-one device merging free OTA TV with streaming services like Netflix

The TabletTV Plus, a device that combines free over-the-air (OTA) broadcast TV with Internet streaming services into one app for iOS and Android, is available now for pre-order.

Tim Cook says Apple will not build a converged Mac and iPad

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has confirmed that the company will not create a Mac-iPad hybrid, claiming consumers don't actually want a device like that. The iPad Pro with keyboard or 12-inch MacBook will be as close to hybrid as we get.
Cool Tech

A 10-year-old cancer patient will soon attend school, as a robot

This brave Maryland native is currently undergoing cancer treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, but that's not stopping her from going to class, even if it's not in the most traditional sense.

Google Maps adds spoken traffic alerts on iOS

In the newest update to the iOS app, Google Maps will now read out traffic alerts, giving you a summary of the traffic ahead and what to expect. This should give drivers a way to switch lanes or take an alternate route.

Visit a museum on your iPad with le déserteur 1:01

Getting your daily dose of culture can be difficult -- it's expensive, it's time consuming, and there are days when you don't want to put on pants. But now, you don't have to get dressed to get educated -- just download le…

Say hello to #dataoveragegate, Apple’s latest controversy that has created a class action suit

Did you get hit with a data overage bill after upgrading to iOS 9? A new feature called Wi-Fi Assist could be culprit. It has caused so much backlash, that a $5 million class action suit was filed over it this past Friday.

Apple enables ‘app slicing’ so apps take up less space on your iOS device

Apple says it's enabled app slicing for iOS, which tailors software delivery according to a user's specific device. The space-saving feature should prove particularly useful for anyone with a 16GB iDevice where storage space is more…