Deal: Apple iPad Mini 4 Wi-Fi 128GB is 25% off at Best Buy

The two-year-old iPad Mini 4 is on sale once again, so if you haven’t bought a cheap Android slate or a more expensive Apple tablet, you might consider this deal.

Best Buy now offers the Wi-Fi only version of the iPad Mini 4 128GB for just $299.99, so you’ll be saving $100 when you buy it. The slate comes in three color variations: Space Gray, Silver, and Gold.

Along with the tablet, customers who purchase it will receive a 6-month subscription to Trend Micro Internet Security, a software meant to protect up to three devices (PC, Mac, Android iOS and Windows …


With iOS 11, you can shut down your Apple iPhone or Apple iPad without using the power button


So let’s say that for some reason you cannot use any buttons to turn off your Apple iPhone or Apple iPad. For the purposes of this story, assume that the power button (sleep/wake) is not working. As a result, pressing the power button and the home button is also not resetting your device. Since the Apple iPhone 7 doesn’t have a mechanical home button, a change was made. To reset the phone, users have to press the power button for 3 seconds, and press volume down while still pressing the power button. But again, we are assuming that this method is not working.

Is there a way to turn off …

Top Apple analyst says TrueDepth Camera and Face ID will come to the iPad Pro next year

According to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, versions of the Apple iPad Pro to be unveiled next year will include the TrueDepth Camera, like the one found on the Apple iPhone X. The camera is used for the Face ID feature on the tenth anniversary phone, which allows users to unlock their handset with a simple glance at the device. At the same time, Face ID also verifies the identity of the phone’s owner when Apple Pay is being used to make a payment.

According to Kuo, with the TrueDepth Camera coming to the Apple iPad Pro, so is Face ID. He believes that Apple is trying to make the high-end …

Deal: Save more than $100 (30%) when you buy the iPad Air (refurbished) at Amazon

It’s been four years since Apple launched the original iPad Air and the tablet is still available for purchase in many markets. The tablet was subject to many promotional offers over the years, as new iPad models hit the shelves.

Although the tablet market seems to be declining, Apple’s iPads continue to sell well enough to justify the launch of new slates. In any case, if you’re looking for a cheap iPad, you can now buy the original iPad Air for just $267 at Amazon.

The tablet sells for at least $350, but Amazon has it listed at $370+, so you’ll probably …

Netflix adds HDR and Dolby Vision support for iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus and iPad Pro

Netflix introduced HDR streaming for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 early this month, a little bit more than a week ahead of its official launch on the market. Since Apple’s new iPhones have been recently announced, it makes perfect sense for the company to offer the same level of streaming experience to Apple fans.

Four new Apple products have been recently added to the list of devices that support HDR and Dolby Vision: iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPad Pro (2nd generation). In order for the new features to work, these devices will have to run the latest version …

NBA 2K18 is now out for iPhone and iPad: more realistic than ever

The brand new NBA 2K18 is now available for iPhone and iPad, as well as for PlayStation, Windows, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox.
The $8 basketball simulation game is more realistic than ever, with game makers putting the extra effort to get small details right: the player’s tattoos, the new uniforms, the ultra realistic models of sneakers, every little detail looks better. And apart from the standard playing modes, the MyCareer mode is making a return as a campaign mode where you grow and develop your own character. You get to design the way your …

How to download and install iOS 11 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

Today, September 19, is iOS 11 release day, as Apple is set to unleash the official version of the operating system to the iPhones, iPads and iPod touch listed above. The release will likely kick off at around 10 AM Pacific time, which is the usual time Apple seeds major new firmware updates. As usual, it will be rolled out in waves, meaning you should not freak out if you don’t receive the update in a timely manner, it will arrive eventually.

As usual, there are some winners and losers, meaning that really old iPhones and Apple tablets won’t get any of the iOS …

Microsoft's Outlook gains full screen view on iPad, many Calendar improvements

Microsoft has just released a new version of Outlook for iOS devices. Among the few important improvements included there’s one aimed at iPad users. The rest of the changes apply to all iOS devices running Outlook app.

With the latest version of Outlook, iPad users will have an easier time reading emails since the app now offers a full-screen view. The rest of the changes include performance improvements and bug fixes meant to make Outlook better than ever.

Finally, the Office team added a small change to the calendar icon, which is now moving as users are scrolling through their days …

Apple hikes iPad Pro prices by $50 following iPhone announcement event

After unveiling a deluge of new products last night, Apple has decided to quietly increase the prices of some of its iPad Pro models. If you journey to the Apple Store, you’ll see that all 256GB/512GB variants of the 10.5 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models are now $50 more expensive.

Users will now have to dish out $799 and $999 for the 256GB and 512GB 10.5-inch Wi-Fi versions, respectively. When these products hit the shelves back in June, their price tags stood at $749 and $949. Meanwhile, the 256GB and 512GB variants of the larger 12.9-inch …

Telltale's Batman Episode 1 now free for iPhone and iPad


Telltale is a popular game developer that makes episodic, story-driven adventure games. You know, The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Game of Thrones, Tales From the Borderlands… And yes, the developer also has a Batman game out, split into five episodes. Each installment costs $4.99, which means that buying the episodes separately would set you back around $25.

However, now, the initial download, which gets you episode 1, is free for iOS users. Additionally, if you buy episodes 2 to 5 in a package, you pay $14.99 instead of the $19.96 you’d pay for them separately.

If you are …