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5 things the iPad Pro should steal from the Pixel Slate (and 3 things it shouldn’t)

As its closest competitor, there are a few things the iPad Pro could learn from the Pixel Slate, as well as a number of things it should ignore.

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T-Mobile is handing out free iPads and Apple Watches to new customers for Cyber Monday

T-Mobile is offering new Apple Watch Series 4 and iPads with LTE to any new customer for Cyber Monday.

Macworld Podcast 630

iPad Pro, iPhone 5g, Apple’s new service programs, and your comments and questions

Leif has spent time with the new iPad Pro, what’s up with 5g in the next iPhone, and Apple announces a couple of service programs. Plus, audience comments and questions.

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Amazon has slashed prices on all sizes of its Fire Kids Edition tablets to all-time lows

Amazon is running a fantastic sale on the kid version of its Fire tablets, which all come with cases, two-year warranties, and 1 year of FreeTime Unlimited.

Macworld Podcast 628

New iPad Pro, new MacBook Air, new Mac mini, other event announcements

The Macworld staff talks about the announcements Apple made at its Tuesday event. We also respond to your comments and questions.

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iPad Pro Hands-on: The first Apple tablet that actually feels new

Apple has unveiled the new iPad Pro, with slim bezels, no home button, Face ID, and a whole new philosophy.

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Walmart shaves $125 off the 128GB iPad mini

If you're looking for a superb all-around travel tablet, Walmart's selling the 128GB iPad mini for $125 off.

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The iPad Pro and the MacBook are on a collision course

With new iPads and possibly a new MacBook on the horizon, next week’s Apple event will tell us where the company’s mobile computing strategy is headed.

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Apple's event calendar: When is the next Apple event?

When is the next Apple event? We'll tell you what we know about Apple's event schedule for 2018.

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6 improvements we’d like to see in the Apple Pencil 2

The Apple Pencil is great, but it’d be better with new methods of charging and storage.

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USB-C on the iPad Pro: What it could mean for users

If the iPad Pro adds USB-C, iOS needs to add better device support to make it work.

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Amazon's new Fire 7 Kids Edition tablet is 30% off and designed to keep children safe online

Amazon's new Fire 7 Kids Edition keeps your kids in a safe space online, and it's $30 off ahead of its October 15 launch.

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Amazon Prime members can get the Fire 7 tablet with Alexa for just $35 today

Amazon's giving Prime members a sizable $15 discount on the entry-level Fire 7 tablet, making it just $35 today.

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Amazon's new Fire HD 8 tablet sacrifices battery life for always-on Alexa

Amazon has unveiled its newest Fire HD 8 tablets, which are pretty much the same as the old ones with less battery life.

on pcworld.com

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Logitech is selling its Apple Pencil alternative to everyone, but it comes at a price

Logitech has announced that it will begin selling its Crayon stylus for the iPad beginning September 12, but most people will be happier with the Apple Pencil.

Macworld Podcast 620

Apple September 12 preview, plus your comments and questions

It's official: Apple is having an event next week. What will we see from the company? We also respond to your comments and questions.