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Apple Launches 7.9-Inch iPad Mini for $329

October 23, 2012 | 9:49 am

Apple Launches 7.9-Inch iPad Mini for $329

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by Michael Liedtke and Peter Svensson, AP Technology Writers SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Apple Inc. on Tuesday revealed a smaller version of its hit iPad tablet computer that will start at $329 and comes with a screen that’s about two-thirds the size of the full-size model. Apple starts taking orders for the new model […]

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What Do You Think of Apple Maps?

September 24, 2012 | 4:52 pm

What Do You Think of Apple Maps?

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First, the good news: despite all the hullabaloo about the new Apple Maps providing incorrect directions, we can still use it to get from KQED to a local watering hole (in this case, the Irish Bank on Bush Street near Kearney Street. We’re not sure about the wisdom of taking I-80, though): Although it seems to […]

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7 Things to Know About the Hacker Release of Apple Device Data

September 5, 2012 | 12:07 pm

7 Things to Know About the Hacker Release of Apple Device Data

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Hackers! FBI! iPhones! Oh my… Media outlets have been breathlessly reporting during the last day or so about hackers who have published data from iPhones and iPads that are owned by consumers.  So it’s understandable if you’re a bit freaked. After all, a new study states that Americans are showing concern about the amount of […]

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4 Tips for Recovering Your Stolen Phone or Tablet

August 22, 2012 | 8:53 am

4 Tips for Recovering Your Stolen Phone or Tablet

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If you’re reading this on a smartphone or tablet, take a moment right now to survey your surroundings, especially if you’re out in public. That device could make you a prime target, but there are ways to protect yourself even if it gets stolen. Mobile device theft has been in the news lately. Police recently […]

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Tech Titans Apple, Samsung Face Off in Court Over iPhone, iPad

July 30, 2012 | 4:18 pm

Tech Titans Apple, Samsung Face Off in Court Over iPhone, iPad

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With billions of dollars and control of the U.S. smartphone and computer tablets markets at stake, jury selection began Monday in a closely watched trial between two of the world’s leading tech companies over patents. Apple Inc. filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co. last year alleging the world’s largest technology […]

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Apple to Sell iPad in China Starting July 20

July 10, 2012 | 11:13 am

Apple to Sell iPad in China Starting July 20

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NEW YORK (AP) — Apple will start selling the iPad in China on July 20 after paying $60 million to settle a dispute over the ownership of the tablet computer’s name. Apple Inc. says it will begin selling its latest iPad starting at $499 and the older iPad 2 starting at $399. The tablet computers […]

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Tech Analyst Tim Bajarin on New Apple iPad: So Good, Competitors ‘Don’t Have a Response’; Full Video of Today’s Event

March 7, 2012 | 12:25 pm

Tech Analyst Tim Bajarin on New Apple iPad: So Good, Competitors ‘Don’t Have a Response’; Full Video of Today’s Event

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Update 1:05 p.m. KQED’s Stephanie Martin talked today to tech analyst/consultant/columnist Tim Bajarin, whose opinion carries a lot of weight in the industry. It’s no exaggeration to say that after getting his hands on the new iPad, he was blown away and then some. Stephanie Martin What was your impression of the new iPad? Tim […]

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Video: Steve Jobs Introduces iPad 2

March 2, 2011 | 11:52 am

Video: Steve Jobs Introduces iPad 2

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Apple said today that its iPad 2 will begin shipping on March 11 and be priced at $499. You can read any of thousands of news articles about it here. At the product event in San Francisco, Steve Jobs made a surprise presentation. WATCH IT HERE.

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