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Prepare your iPhone or iPad for iOS 8

The latest version of Apple's mobile operating system is now available. Here's what you need to know before downloading it .

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Turn your iPad into an old-school typewriter with Hanx Writer

Tom Hanks loves typewriters and wants to give iPad writers the feeling and sound of using a manual typewriter.

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How to control your iPad's onscreen keyboard

You can reposition your iPad's keyboard and split it in half. Here's how.

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How to check out library e-books on your Kindle Fire

No PC required! With the right app and a little know-how, you can borrow books straight to your tablet.

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Wall-mount your tablet for $10 or less

Wall-mount any tablet with these simple and affordable solutions.

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Giving books as gifts is a great idea, even as more and more people continue to embrace reading them in electronic form. Sharon Vaknin shows you how to buy e-books for the bookworm in your life.

How to give an e-book as a gift

Give your friends and family the gift of reading with this simple guide.

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Quick and simple time-saving tips for the Nexus 7

Manage apps and notifications, tame your keyboard's auto-correction feature, view Google Maps offline, add a contact shortcut to the home screen, and keep apps from adding their icon to your home screen.

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How to install CyanogenMod without Google Play

The virtual ink had only just dried on our guide to installing CyanogenMod when Google dismissed the official app from the Play Store.

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Choose from your social media accounts or from Dayframe's curated list of topics.

Make your Android tablet a socially connected photo frame

The free Dayframe app is just the thing for enlivening or repurposing a tablet during its downtime.

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When, where, and how to buy Apple's new iPads

Here's everything you need to know about picking up a new iPad Air or iPad Mini with Retina Display.

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How to repurpose your old iPad

Getting a new iPad? Before you sell the outdated one, consider these options for repurposing it. Turns out you can teach an old tablet new tricks.

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Customize Notification Center on lock screen with iOS 7

Not a fan of being able to access Notification Center on the lock screen with iOS 7? Don't worry, you have control over it.

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