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Tablet sales cooled dramatically in 2014 from the red-hot growth pace a year earlier, surveys have showed.

Apple, IBM to reveal apps soon

2014-10-21 14:12

Apple and IBM have signed up about 50 initial corporate clients for software solutions and will announce the first batch of apps and software soon.

Apple iPad error gets giggles

2014-10-17 13:19

Social media users are taking delight in an Apple faux pas which occurred when the company launched its new iPad.

Check out our uses for old tech toys

2014-10-10 12:37

Old technology doesn't have to stay in the bottom drawer wasting away. Check out our iPad second life tips.

Apple sets date for iPad event - report

2014-10-06 08:31

Apple has scheduled an event to update its iPad line as the company hopes to claw back market share for its tablets, a reports says.

Apple, Samsung lose ground as tablet growth slows

2014-07-25 08:29

Apple and Samsung have lost ground in the tablet computer market as growth cools in the once-hot segment, the research firm IDC has said.

iPad users locked out, ransom demanded

2014-05-27 12:45

Apple users in Australia have had their iPads locked and held to ransom.

iPad 2 replacement pricing announced for SA

2014-03-25 10:25

Apple has discontinued the iPad 2 and the company has, through its local distributor, announced the pricing for the replacement tablet.

Tablets power ahead on Android

2014-03-04 11:35

Worldwide tablet sales have continued their upward momentum, capturing a massive growth curve, despite a sluggish economy.

Township school teacher wins tablet tech award

2013-12-05 09:25

A teacher from a township school has beaten teachers at affluent schools to win an annual award for expanding tablets in education.


New iPad SIM allows operator switching

2014-10-29 09:23

Apple's new iPad comes with a feature that could shake up the telecom industry: A reprogrammable SIM card that can be used to switch between different network providers.

New iPhones deliver big profits for Apple

2014-10-21 07:45

New big-screen iPhones helped propel Apple's profit and revenue in the last quarter, as the California tech giant smashed earnings expectations.

Tablet sales get a kick in the teeth

2014-10-16 07:46

The market for tablet computers is cooling off rapidly as consumers take another look at newer PCs and turn to large-screen smartphones.

Home owner offers his house for iPhone

2014-10-08 09:11

A homeowner in Detroit wants to trade his property for a new iPhone after he failed to find a buyer for his run-down house currently listed for $3 000.

iPad relaxes anxious kids before surgery - study

2014-08-07 11:00

Playing with an iPad mini before going under anaesthesia could relax some kids more than a sedative would, also making life easier for their parents and hospital staff, a study has found.

Samsung tablets stretch advantage with new screens

2014-06-13 08:31

New tablet computers from Samsung will feature screens that are richer in colour than standard LCDs.

Apple takes a hit as Android beats iPad

2014-04-29 09:20

The Google Android platform extended its dominance over Apple in the tablet market in early 2014, a research firm has said.

Apple iPad lead evaporating

2014-03-05 09:30

Apple is the top tablet vendor, though its lead is becoming slim, research data shows.

Apple 'mulling move' into mobile payments

2014-01-25 22:53

Apple is considering launching a mobile-payments service for its iPhone and iPad, which would compete with major players such as PayPal, The Wall Street Journal has reported.

SA date announced for Apple iPad Air

2013-11-29 12:15

Local Apple distributor the Core Group has announced that the new generation Apple iPad will be launched in South Africa.

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