Why Would Anyone Buy an iPad Mini in 2019

The iPad Mini is not the best tablet Apple makes (that’s the 11-inch iPad Pro). It’s not the good enough tablet either (that’s the iPad Air). It’s the awkward one. A little too small, but a little too big, and demanding a fairly radical change to how you operate a tablet if you’ve been using any other iPad before. But boy, after a week of using the newly refreshed Mini, I’m still finding it awfully damn appealing. The iPad Mini is the true content consumption queen. Read More >>

Apple Just Announced a New iPad Air and iPad Mini

It's been a while since we heard from both the iPad Air and the iPad Mini, mainly because people seemed to have gravitated away from small light tablets - instead going for larger more powerful devices that could do more complex things. The last Mini (number 4) was released back in September 2015, and the Air 2 was discontinued back in 2017. But Apple has decided there's still a place for them both, announcing a new 7.9-inch iPad Mini and a 10.5-inch iPad Air, complete with Apple Pencil support. Read More >>

What’s Going to Happen at Apple’s iPad and MacBook Event Next Week?

A month after Apple revealed a new smartwatch and a new iPhone lineup that finally does away with the home button once and for all, the company will hold a follow-up event next week that’s tag-lined, “There’s more in the making.” A new, home button-less iPad Pro seems likely, but what else does Apple have planned to round out 2018? Read More >>

It’s Time to Give Up on the iPad Mini

Today, Bloomberg posted an updated story on what to expect from the upcoming (though still officially unannounced) autumn Apple event. And while many things, like the announcement of three new iPhones with 5.8-, 6.1-, and 6.5-inch screens and designs based on the iPhone X have long been rumoured, there was another titbit that piqued my interest: Once again, it seems, the iPad Mini is missing. Read More >>

What to Expect From Apple’s Massive “Hey Siri” Event This Week

Another iPhone day is upon us, but this year, there’s a twist. While we can undoubtedly expect to see a new phone, we also expect a look at a very meaningful upgrade to the aging Apple TV. The latest iPhone will put more power in your pocket. The new Siri-ready Apple TV might just transform entire home. Read More >>

£99 Tesco Hudl 2 Beats iPad Mini 3 in Serious Speed Test

If you want a fast tablet then it appears that you might be able to save your money, and pick up Tesco's Hudl 2 instead of the much more expensive iPad 3, according to a new test. Read More >>

‘iPad Air Plus’ Leak Supposedly Details Apple’s Upcoming Mega Tab

A leak from Japanese magazine Mac Fan this weekend (subsequently picked up by Macotakara) reveals what they believe to be schematics and specs surrounding Apple's rumoured 12.2-inch tablet, the same mega tablet that Bloomberg reported was coming back in August. Read More >>

UK iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 Pre-Orders are Now Open

The skinny new iPad Air 2, and the mostly unmodified iPad Mini 3 are now up for pre-order from Apple. Just please don't pre-order that iPad Mini 3 because it is a Bad Deal. Read More >>

Big Phones are Killing Small Tablets, and That’s Just Fine

Yesterday, Google disappeared its Nexus 7 tablet in favour of a gargantuan 6-inch phone. Today, Apple (barely) announced an iPad mini 3 that's essentially just a iPad mini 2 in goldpagne clothing. Small tablets are dying. And it's big phones that are killing them. Read More >>

The iPad Mini 3 is a Terrible Deal and You Shouldn’t Buy It

The iPad mini 3 is a pretty good small tablet. I know this because it is almost the exact same device as last year's retina iPad mini, a device that I reviewed and enjoyed. If you're going to buy an iPad mini, buy that one. It costs £80 less. Read More >>

The iPad Mini 3 is Real, and it’s More Secure Than Ever

A new iPad Mini was unveiled at tonight's showpiece event in Cupertino. It's the imaginatively named iPad Mini 3, and despite rumours of a delay it's coming rather soon. Read More >>

Apple’s 2014 iPad Event: All the News Right Here (Updated)

So, the silicon-charged circus that is an Apple iPad launch event draws to a close for another year. From a pair of new iPads to a Retina iMac, there was plenty to take in tonight. Read More >>

Apple’s ‘Special Event’ Confirmed for 16 October – iPads Anyone?

The heavily rumoured next Apple event is definitely on, with invites going out to international media this afternoon. Read More >>

Apple Launch Madness Reported to Return for iPad Air 2 on October 21st

They're certainly keeping busy in Cupertino. No sooner than Apple reveals its iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Watch devices than it's already lining up a tablet-focussed launch event. According to the Daily Dot, the iPad Air 2, as well as a refreshed iPad Mini tablet, will be launching at an event on October 21st. Read More >>

You’ve Got Tim Cook to Thank for the iPad Mini

Apple CEO Tim Cook may not be as hands-on at the product design level as his late predecessor Steve Jobs was, but that doesn't mean he hasn't got a sharp eye for making a device that will resonate with gadget buyers. In a New York Times profile speaking to those close to Cook, it's been revealed just how important Cook proved in the formation of the iPad Mini. Read More >>