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ipad e-book piracy

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iPad Mini 2

The iPad Mini 2 shrinks down the iPad Air into an even more compact package, sacrificing nearly nothing. It's a terrific smaller tablet.

By 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.

By October 30, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating October 30, 2012
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Apple's secret e-book giveaway

Not happy that iBooks is now a permanent part of iOS? Maybe these eight freebies will help soften the blow.

By September 23, 2014

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'New Kind of Science' falls short of its iPad e-book potential

New support for Retina graphics helps a lot, but Stephen Wolfram's magnum opus about math, computing, and physics could be so much more.

By February 6, 2014

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Reading Rainbow knows happily ever after

From CNET Magazine: Actor and entrepreneur LeVar Burton, host of the beloved "Reading Rainbow" TV show-turned-iPad app, is putting interactive books and video field trips on more devices than ever -- thanks to readers like you. It's quite a story.

By July 22, 2015

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Apple iPad March 2012

With a host of improvements--faster graphics, 4G wireless options, a better camera, and a gorgeous high-res screen--the latest iPad cements its position at the head of the tablet pack.

By March 15, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating March 15, 2012
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Get a Dr. Seuss e-book collection for $7.99

Available for Kindle and iOS, this bundle from Oceanhouse Media features eight narrated, interactive Seuss stories.

By April 12, 2013

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iPad Mini ads play up tablet as e-book reader and photo viewer

Apple's latest TV spots compare its 7-inch reader with its larger counterpart for reading books and viewing photos.

By November 12, 2012

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Apple may be working on new e-book features for iOS

The iPad maker files a patent for technology that would add a floating toolbar for quick searches, taking notes, and highlighting text.

By February 21, 2013

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Piracy witch hunt downs legit e-book lending Web site

commentary: Several authors on Twitter mistook an e-book lending Web site for a piracy hub, a mistake that eventually took the site offline. As the dust settles, a disturbing picture of file-sharing hysteria emerges.

By August 9, 2012