Macworld's May digital magazine: Apple's new $329 9.7-inch iPad

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Every day, Macworld brings you the essential daily news and other info about all things Apple. But staying on top of that torrent of information can be a constant challenge. One solution: the Macworld digital magazine.

In the May issue

Are you curious about buying a new $329 iPad? This month we give you five compelling reasons to pick one up. We also review a formidable competitor to the Apple Watch: the Fitbit Versa. Get all of the details from Apple’s Education Event and find out why Apple will soon be a force in the classroom.

Also in this month’s issue:

• MacUser: You can now buy the coolest parts of the iMac Pro. Plus, how to download your Facebook data, or delete your account altogether.

• iOS Central: The Tap: an iPad keyboard without the actual keyboard

• iOS Central Reviews: Xiaomi 10,000mAh Mi Power Bank Pro

• Working Mac: We rate and review all of the top VPN services

• Playlist: 5 things we'd like to see in a pair of over-ear noise-canceling headphones from Apple

• Mac 911: What to do when a Time Machine verification fails, what happened to the ‘All My Files’ feature in macOS High Sierra?

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