The latest predictions from researcher IDC show a continuing increase in tablet sales from the end of 2012 all the way through 2016.
Android tablets, large or small, can’t seem to match the battery life of the iPad. In a recent set of battery life tests, Apple’s new iPad has the longest battery life among 10-inch tablets; in the 7-inch category, the iPad Mini comes out on top as well.
Most of the tablet activity over the next three years will involve the ongoing struggle between Apple and manufacturers of Android devices
Apple shows no signs of wanting to settle with Samsung as the two companies continue to battle over smartphone and tablet buyers.
The iPhone 5 is scheduled for release in China, one of Apple's biggest markets, on December 14 and the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad will start selling in the country a week earlier on December 7.
The Surface RT is a well-engineered tablet with a solid OS, but there are still a number of reasons to choose the Apple iPad.
Apple retained its stranglehold on mobile shopping over the two-day stretch of Thanksgiving and Black Friday in the U.S., IBM said.