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'Shared iPad' in Apple's iOS 9.3 update is a big deal

Along with Night Shift mode and CarPlay enhancements, the upgrade adds useful features to the mobile OS

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iPad, Android, and Surface: The fight for the soul of the tablet

The iPad's unique value proposition may be ending, and a new generation of laptops could displace it

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Apple in 2015: The good, the bad, and the ugly

The world's biggest tech company had an equally huge year, from major wins like the iPhone 6s and Apple TV to head-scratchers like the iPad Pro and a secret car.

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Apple is working on the future of iPhone displays at a secret new lab in Taiwan

The company is reportedly taking more control over the technology it uses in its hardware

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Get to know the iPad Pro

Take a closer look at Apple's mega-tablet, the iPad Pro with the Smart Keyboard and Pencil.

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iPad buying guide: How to choose an iPad Pro, iPad Air, or iPad mini

These days, picking an iPad can be tricky, but Jason Snell has used them all and has great advice on which model is right for you.

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Review: Apple's new iPad Pro

Review of Apple's iPad Pro

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How to buy a productivity tablet

Whether you're opting for an iPad or a Surface, here are five things to consider before you buy a tablet.

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How to Pick the Best iPad

Trying to decide which iPad to buy? We've got the lowdown on each iPad model so you can buy the right one.

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5 things I noticed in my first hours with the iPad Pro

Our iPad Pro was delivered this morning, and while we're still working on the review, a few things became immediately clear.

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Early iPad Pro reviews: It's a great iPad, but can't replace a MacBook

Critics say the 12.9-inch Pro is a niche product -- but that Apple Pencil is pretty amazing

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iPad Pro FAQ: Everything you need to know about Apple's 12.9-inch mega tablet

The iPad Pro was built with serious productivity in mind. Meet the most powerful iOS device ever.

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Apple sales, profit surge on iPhone strength

Mobile devices continued to drive sales, but iPad sales were down again

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iPad face-off: Microsoft Office vs. Apple iWork vs. Google Apps

iPad office apps, round 10: Microsoft Office and Apple iWork get big upgrades for the iPad's new multitasking capabilities

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iPhone owners sue Apple for Wi-Fi Assist data usage in iOS 9

In a complaint filed Oct. 23, William and Suzanne Phillips charged that Apple did not notify iPhone owners that the upgrade to iOS 9 included the Wi-Fi Assist feature, designed to switch to a cellular connection if a local Wi-Fi...

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With iPad Pro, Apple pushes further into the enterprise

After forging alliances with IBM and Cisco and unveiling a business-ready 12.9-inch tablet, Apple is poised to make serious inroads into the corporate market

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Visual guide: The iPad's new split-screen multitasking

Some apps on some iPads support full split-screen capabilities, so be prepared for a variable user experience in this new iOS 9 capability

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iPad Pro users will need to pony up for an Office 365 subscription

The tablet's big screen size means editing Word documents will now cost you

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