92 Results for

ipad as e-reader

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iPad Mini with Retina Display

The new iPad Mini somehow shrinks down the iPad Air into an even more compact package, sacrificing nearly nothing. It's more expensive than before, but it's also the perfect smaller tablet.

November 13, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating November 13, 2013
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iPad Mini

If you want the full, polished Apple tablet experience in a smaller package, the iPad Mini is worth the premium price. Otherwise, good alternatives are available for less money.

October 30, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating October 30, 2012
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Why I prefer the iPhone 6 over the 6 Plus: The Plus can't replace the iPad Mini yet

Living with the iPhone 6, part 2. Scott Stein tries out the 6 Plus versus the 6 and finds that neither one really steps up to match the iPad right now, and a big reason has to do with apps.

By September 19, 2014

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Comics, PDFs, and more: Stanza for iPad is a universal (and free) killer e-reader

Comics, PDFs, ePubs and more: Stanza is the best universal e-reader we've tried, and it's also free. We hope competitors are taking notes.

By June 4, 2010

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Which e-readers will the iPad crush?

With Apple's release of the iPad, several new e-readers will probably be rendered obsolete. Check out our list of e-readers in jeopardy.

By April 1, 2010

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CNET TV Apple Byte: iPad is an open e-reader

Brian Tong takes a tour of the latest in Apple news, rumors, and opinions. This week, Brian explores the iBookstore's pricing structure, discusses the traction that the iPhone OS is getting in the mobile gaming market, and demonstrates some tips for produ

By March 30, 2010

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Apple iPad 2

The iPad 2 refines an already excellent product. Its easy-to-use interface, vast app catalog, and marathon battery life bolster Apple's claim to being the king of tablets.

March 11, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating March 11, 2011
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Secrets of the iPad Camera Connection Kit

After some testing, it's clear that Apple's Camera Connection Kit is equipped to do a lot more than it advertises.

By March 20, 2012

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Ask Maggie: Kindle vs. Nook, waiting for the iPad 2

This week's Ask Maggie answers reader questions about which e-reader to buy and whether it's worth it to wait for the new version of the iPad that's expected early next year.

By December 3, 2010

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iPad vs. Kindle

We all know an iPad is better for reading in the dark and the Kindle better in the sunshine, but there are other considerations when choosing a tablet computer or E Ink reader over the other as your ebook reader. We weigh up the pros and cons of each.

By December 14, 2010