Items tagged with iPads

If you put off Christmas shopping and still need to do some buying, you still have time if you get the lead out. Amazon has one of the best deals that we have seen so far going on the new 9.7-inch iPad with WiFi; it's an even better deal on some units than the sale from earlier this month. Amazon is offering the 32GB WiFi iPad in Space Gray or Silver for $229, which is a $100 discount off the normal retail price. You can get the 9.7-inch iPad in gold, but that version will cost you an extra $20 with its discounted price at $249. A bit over a week ago all iPad colors were on sale at the $249 price. The same 32GB iPad in silver with WiFi and LTE connectivity is $429, a scant $30 discount. If you... Read more...
Microsoft has taken its time creating touch-optimized versions of Microsoft Office for iPads, Android tablets, and even its own Windows tablets, but the wait may nearly be over--for iPad users. Originally, the Windows tablet version was scheduled to debut before the iPad version, for obvious reasons, but ZDNET’s Mary Jo Foley believes that the opposite will be true. “But I hear Ballmer and the senior leaders of the company may have had a change of heart towards the end of last year,” she wrote. “According to one of my contacts, Ballmer OK'd the suggestion by the Office team that they'd bring Office for iPad to market as soon as it was ready, even though that would likely... Read more...