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Why the Morgan Freeman finger painting is probably not fake

There's been a lot of discussion surrounding Kyle Lambert's stunning painting of Morgan Freeman, with many people questioning whether the iPad-painted image was a fake. Lambert claims it is legitimate and released a YouTube video showing how he used Procreate to draw the realistic image. This...

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iPad Air activations jump 51% over Black Friday weekend

It's really starting to look like Tim Cook's prediction of an "iPad Christmas" was right on the money. With the busiest holiday shopping weekend of the year now behind us, new data reveals that the iPad Air sold exceedingly well. According to data compiled by Localytics, the number of iPad Air...

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Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air: Thin, sturdy, and a joy to use

Over the past month or two, TUAW has reviewed a number of keyboard cases for the iPad Air. Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Folio and FabricSkin Keyboard Folio both proved to be capable companions to the newest iPad, although I found the key layout on those devices to be a little odd due to being...

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The most realistic iPad art you've ever seen [Video]

If the iPad is nothing more than a content consumption device, no one bothered to get the message over to Kyle Lambert, a visual artist based out of the U.K. The video below shows how Lambert, armed only with an iPad Air and the app Procreate, created an incredibly realistic and mind-blowing...

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Joli Originals iPad Air sleeve is all style

I've been a fan of Joli Originals products for a few years now, and its latest round of sleeves and cases for Apple gadgets doesn't disappoint. Particularly, if you're looking for a thin and light sleeve to house your thin, light iPad Air, consider the Smooth iPad sleeve from Joli. Design The...

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ZAGGkeys Folio for iPad Air: The best keyboard so far

If you've been reading TUAW over the last month, you've noticed that I've been methodically working my way through the variety of keyboard cases for the iPad Air that have been announced. For those of you who have been waiting for me to announce the one that I think is the cream of the crop, you...

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Hands-on with Logitech's FabricSkin and Ultrathin Keyboard Folios for iPad Air

With surprising swiftness, we're beginning to see new keyboard cases for the iPad Air. Two weeks ago TUAW featured two new keyboard cases from Belkin; this week, two of Logitech's products arrived. Today I'll take a look at Logitech's US$149.99 FabricSkin Folio for iPad Air as well as the $99.99...

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NewerTech's NuGuard KX iPad Air sleeve: Perfect for throwing your tablet down the stairs

Most people won't intentionally throw their new iPad Air down a stairwell, but it's comforting to know that if they wanted to, there's a case that could protect the tablet from damage. NewerTech's NuGuard KX case for the iPad Air (US$49.00) provides video proof (see below) that it's going to keep...

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Kensington KeyFolio Pro keyboard folio for iPad Air

Another keyboard folio has just appeared for the iPad Air, this time from longtime accessory manufacturer Kensington. The KeyFolio Pro keyboard folio for iPad Air (US$99.99) is perfect for the person who wants both protection and a keyboard for the iPad Air, as well as a budget price. We'll take a...

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Target previews Black Friday promotion with great deals on iPads and iPhones

Target on Monday posted to its website a preview of the Black Friday promotions it'll be running from November 28 through November 30. If you scroll through to page five, you'll see a number of really incredible deals on a range of Apple products. Here's what holiday shoppers will have to look...

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TUAW TV Live: We love us some iPad Airs

Being the spoiled techno-brats that we are, Shawn "Doc Rock" Boyd and I just had to go out last Friday and pick up new iPad Airs. Tweets we swapped over the weekend show that both of us are amazed with Apple's latest device, which not only boasts significant speed improvements and lighter weight,...

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iPad Air reportedly cheaper to build than previous models

The iPad Air debuted last week to glowing reviews. Thankfully, and in stark contrast to the iPhone 5s, iPad Air supply was reportedly plentiful throughout the weekend. With Apple's most recent and incredibly thin tablet now out in the wild, the research firm IHS decided to pry one open and take a...

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Daily Update for November 4, 2013

It's the TUAW Daily Update, your source for Apple news in a convenient audio format. You'll get all the top Apple stories of the day in three to five minutes for a quick review of what's happening in the Apple world. You can listen to today's Apple stories by clicking the inline player (requires...

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iPad Air manages 24 hours of battery life as LTE hotspot

One of the unsung uses of the iPad is as a personal LTE hotspot. It's rather easy to set up the device as a hotspot for a MacBook if you need to work away from WiFi, although you'll need to keep an eye on your data usage. Last year, Anand Lal Shimpi at Anandtech discovered that an LTE iPad 3 could...

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Five apps for the iPad Air: the first apps I installed on Apple's latest tablet

Sales of the iPad Air kicked off this weekend and I, like many others, grabbed one of Apple's latest tablets. Coming from an iPad mini, I couldn't wait to try out the new A7 processor in the full-size tablet. As soon as I unwrapped the device, I picked five of my favorite apps and gave the...

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