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In this article I’ll summarize what I’ve found to be the key accessories that have made me more productive with my iPad, either in the office, on the couch or on the road.

My list is not... all inclusive as there are many, many accessories that can make your tablet experience more productive and I would look forward to hearing about your own ideas in the comments.

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Brad Flickinger

The program to equip students in dozens of schools in the Los Angeles district with iPads is officially dead.

Approved in June 2013, the plan was to give iPads to 650,000... students in the Los Angeles area, at a total cost of $1.3 billion, of which $500 million was earmarked for Apple (tablets) and Pearson (curriculum materials), while the rest would go towards staffing and...

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While to-do lists and collaboration apps certainly come with their benefits, there's so much you're missing out on if you think that's all the productivity features you'll find in an... iPad. Tap into your iPad's full potential with the following tips to make you more productive than ever.

1. Use your iPad as a second screen

Working with a single monitor can be time-cons...

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If your organization has already deployed or intends to deploy iPads –whether by providing devices to employees or letting them use their own devices –, you can help us draw an accurate... picture of the iPad in the workplace.

Simply fill out our brief online questionnaire and you will receive an exclusive first peek into the survey results, before aggregated results are publish...

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Founded in 2010, fast-growing Revel offers businesses an iPad-based point-of-sale system.

The funding is led by New York City-based private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS)... and other strategic investors. As part of the deal, Sanjay Swani, a general partner at WCAS and Co-Head of the WCAS Information/Business Services industry practice, will join Revel’s Board of Direc...

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Not that Apple ever was seriously threatened, but the second quarter saw Android take two percentage points from iOS for a 32% share of enterprise activations as ranked by Good Technology’s Good... Mobility Index. In its newest report released today, Android’s share stands at 29% for the third quarter, while iOS stands at 69%, up from 67% in Q2.

For the sixth consecutive quarter, Wind...

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With its primary focus on consumers, Apple has struggled to address the extensive support needs its fast-growing base of enterprise customers has; a group that typically requires comprehensive support.

Apple's... surprise solution was its blockbuster announcement back in July of an alliance with enterprise stalwart IBM and a new AppleCare for Enterprise initiative. IBM also announced a series of IBM MobileFirst apps desig...

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After many months of speculation, the software giant released Office for iPad apps back in March and says they’ve been a runaway hit in terms of downloads – over 40 million. It hopes to... strike similar gold with Android.

“Today we’re taking the next major step to bring Office to everyone, on every device, and I’m excited to announce that Office apps customers...

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Here are the 13 apps which have been selected as Winners in iPad categories in the Tabby Awards /Business 2014 competition:

Procore Technologies

Best iPad app –... Collaboration. The Tabby Awards judges said: “Nice UX, very logical design. Easy to get to key information. I could use it without having to once look at help. The developers understand the needs...

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IDC, which tracks worldwide tablet shipments on a quarterly basis, says back-to-school promotions in the U.S. and an “appetite for connected tablets” promoted by carriers had the biggest... impact on the rise in sales that saw shipments grow 11.2% compared to the earlier quarter.

"Not only is the US market one of the largest for tablets, but third quarter results also indicat...