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iPad 2022 Review: Apple’s Basic Tablet Got a Face-Lift—but Is It Worth the Price Hike?

At first, Apple‘s AAPL 1.93% tablet was called simply, iPad. The family grew to include iPad Mini, iPad Air and iPad Pro, but there continued to be one model just branded iPad. It became the affordable, low-frills model, the one you got your kids. That’s why Apple’s reboot of it this year confuses me: The …

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Apple introduces new iPad and iPad Pro with speed enhancements

Apple Inc. quietly announced upgrades to two of its iPad models Tuesday, through announcements lacking the fanfare of the company’s recent iPhone 14 debut. Instead of hosting an event to reveal the iPad updates as it did for the iPhone, Apple AAPL, +0.94% simply announced the refreshed devices in a series of press releases. The …

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Opinion: Mark Zuckerberg’s massive bet on virtual reality is about to meet actual reality, and it won’t be pretty

Mark Zuckerberg is targeting corporate users with Meta Platforms Inc.’s costly new virtual-reality headset, but even if the Meta Quest Pro did appeal to remote workers, the timing could not be worse. In a keynote address at Meta’s META, -0.81% annual developer conference Tuesday, Zuckerberg unveiled the latest VR headset at a whopping price tag …

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Nvidia, Intel gaming cards go on sale while AMD teases Nov. 3 announcements

Nvidia Corp. and Intel Corp. threw down Wednesday as the two chip makers released new gaming cards with the GPU leader targeting elite, high-performance gamers, while Intel sought to appeal to budget gamers looking for slightly better performance than Nvidia’s last generation of cards. On Wednesday, Nvidia’s NVDA flagship RTX 4090 gaming card went on …

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Opinion: Tim Cook didn’t have ‘one more thing,’ so Apple offered consumers a break, for once

Chief Executive Tim Cook didn’t show off “one more thing” on Wednesday, but he did have one new Apple Inc. offering to share: reasonable pricing. Apple AAPL, +0.93% has long shown a willingness to charge premium prices for its iPhones, including breaking the $1,000 barrier a few years back with the iPhone X, and was …

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Apple plans to unveil iPhone 14 at Sept. 7 events: reports

Apple Inc. is expected to unveil its latest line of iPhones and smartwatches on Sept. 7, according to a new report. Bloomberg News reported Wednesday that the tech giant will update its flagship smartphones amid a busy fall product rollout that includes three new Apple Watch models and multiple new versions of Macs and iPads …

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