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What can you do with an original model iPad in 2021? [Video]

The original iPad was announced 11 years ago this week. Mine is still in working condition — pretty good condition, all things considered — so…

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The Apple iPad is 11 years old. Somehow, mine still works.

Apple’s rather iconic iPad is 11 years old as of today — and some of them are still going strong. Well… strong-ish, anyway.

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Apple unveils new iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Mac Mini: Vertical Hold Episode 202

Apple wants you to spend ALL the money on iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Mac Mini, but what’s actually worth laying down all your cash on?

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Short story: The Beach

It’s been a good long while since I’ve dipped my toes into short fiction. Quite a while in fact, although it was only after finishing…

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Is Apple's new iPad the iPad Pro killer? Why is Telstra staring at a $10 million fine? Is THEC64 Mini worth buying? Vertical Hold – Episode 171

Apple’s push for the education market involves a new iPad that works with the previously iPad Pro-specific Apple Pencil. Does this mean the iPad Pro…

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Apple iPhone SE iPad Pro and the Death Of Telstra Vertical Hold Ep 68

There’s a new iPhone in town, but it’s smaller — who asked for that? Likewise, the iPad Pro got smaller, and Telstra’s network somehow seemed to shrink away as well? Joining us this week is special guest PC Mag Australia editor Matthew Powell!

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iOS 9 Is Now Available, WatchOS 2 Isn't (For Now)

Apple’s released the latest major update to its mobile operating system, iOS 9. The promised update to the Apple Watch OS, however, has been delayed.

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New Apple iPhone 6s, iPad Pro and Apple TV: Vertical Hold – Episode 18, 2015

Apple’s let the iCat out of the iBag with new iPhones, Apple TV and the iPad Pro. But is it a range of solid products,…

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iPad Pro: Is It What The Pros Want?

Apple’s long maintained that the iPad is as much a content creation tool as it is a content consumption tool, and the iPad Pro is…

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Apple Announces iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, iPad Pro, Mini 4 And Apple TV. No Apple Kitchen Sink (Yet).

Apple announced a lot of new products this morning, from new iPhones to revamped iPad lines to the new Apple TV. Here’s the basics of…

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