Private browsing is an important feature of Safari in iOS that can keep your browsing habits hidden from others who use the same device. The steps to enable private browsing are slightly different on the iPad and iPhone. We’ve already discussed private browsing on the iPhone, so here’s a brief tutorial on using the feature on the iPad.
Microsoft’s new Surface 3 looks great compared to Apple’s iPad Air 2. At the same $499 price point, users get a tablet with more storage, a full desktop operating system, a free year of Microsoft Office, and the ability to use a true digitizer pen. But is it too good to be true? As much as I love the Surface, you’ll be paying quite a bit more than the sticker price to get the full experience.
Apple today announced the iPad Air 2, with an even thinner design, improved cameras, anti-reflective screen, Touch ID, and improved CPU and graphics performance. And yes, it also comes in Gold.
Microsoft’s Surface 2 tablet just got a big price cut. The company has cut the price of all Surface 2 models by $100 until September 27th, giving the 32GB entry-level model a new starting price of $349.
The long-awaited Power Cover for the Microsoft Surface is finally set to ship this month. Although pricey at $200, the accessory promises to nearly double Surface running time, and will be something that all dedicated Surface users will want to check out.
Microsoft is hardly known for simplicity when it comes to products, but the company got it right with Surface. Despite lackluster sales, the Surface line is straightforward and easy to grasp with just a few minutes of research. So, of all the things that Surface can be legitimately criticized for, why do pundits bemoan its supposed complexity?
Microsoft’s flagship Surface Pro 2 tablet received a processor bump in December. After launching in late October with a 1.6 GHz Haswell-based CPU, Microsoft quietly switched to a 1.9 GHz part at some point last month.
Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX tablets are already relatively affordable, but the company this weekend unveiled a new plan to sell even more devices by offering eligible customers an interest-free payment plan. New Kindle Fire HDX buyers can pay off the device in four equal payments, with no fees other sales tax. But not everyone is eligible, and customers will want to read the terms of the deal before signing up.
The $7.2 billion deal to sell Nokia’s mobile hardware business to Microsoft is inching closer to reality. Nokia’s shareholders this week overwhelmingly approved the sale, and the deal is expected to be finalized in early 2014.
The new iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display will arrive just in time to counter the continued decline of Apple’s share of the worldwide tablet market. According to IDC, the iPad’s market share reached an all-time low in the third quarter.