Apple doesn't offer much in the way of discounts, so when it does, people take notice. Educators and students can now get up to $30 off an iPad.
The Apple Core
Apple technology keeps gaining respect in the executive suite, with businesses and in the data center. Jason O'Grady and David Morgenstern deliver critical news and penetrating analysis that managers need to succeed.
Jason D. O'Grady
Jason O'Grady is a journalist and author specializing in mobile technology. He has published six books on Apple and mobile gadgets and his PowerPage blog has been publishing for over 18 years.
David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.
Twenty years ago this week, Apple Computer released the PowerBook 500 laptop, a high-style model aimed at providing a mobile desktop. It was the first laptop to use a new input device, the trackpad. But this and more came with a bit of sticker shock.
The award-winning iOS app djay 2.5 adds Spotify integration, seamless music recommendations, and Automix Radio, so you can rock a party with the touch of a button.
Addappt is a contact management and group messaging powerhouse for iOS that's been upgraded with new features and a brand new version for Android.
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Google's Search app just got smarter and it puts Siri to shame. The updated app is more conversational and inherits some new features from Google Now.
The highly anticipated Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for iOS were released on March 27 and are enjoying stratospheric popularity. But how much of it is pent-up demand?
Apple once had a prosperous peripherals business, but Steve Jobs decided it was a distraction to the core mission of the company. Now, with the buyout of Beats Electronics, maker of headphones and streaming music services, there is speculation that Apple may return to its old ways.
The service would bring a line of audio accessories, including headphones and speakers, and a streaming music service to the Apple portfolio.