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Everything We Think We Know About iPad Air 2

All done with the iPhone 6 now, yeah? Good, as it’s time to look forward to Apple’s new iPads instead. The iPad Air, introduced last October, was a significant change for Apple’s tablet line, which (while making it slightly easier to imagine what to expect from the next model) makes it more difficult to guess what ground-breaking changes could be in store. Apple gets its money worth from redesigns, and it may be too early for anything dramatic.

Samsung Legal Win Could Halt US iPhone 4 Sales

Samsung has won a patent battle against Apple that could see the iPhone 4 and 3G iPad 2 banned from sale in the US. The legal fight was centred on a patent relating to 3G standards, which Samsung has pledged to licence freely, reports The Guardian.

The Upgraded iPad 2 Has Significantly Longer Battery Life Than The Latest iPad

The new iPad might have a gorgeous retina display, but a test from AnandTech shows that its predecessor gets better battery life.

Wallee Handstrap Review

The latest creation from the folks that brought you Pix And Stix and the Wallee and Headrest is a handstrap for the Wallee case. But is it a silly gimmick, or something with practical application?

Under The Hood: The New iPad Display

Dr Raymond Soneira of DisplayMate Technologies separates the best smartphone, tablet, HDTV and multimedia displays from the worst with his Display Technology Shoot-Out series. So there’s no one more qualified to tell you if that new iPad retina lives up to the hype.

Video Of New iPads Just Keeps Leaking Out

Apple’s notorious for the level of control it wants to exert over its products, so I can’t imagine that folks in Cupertino will be happy that the new iPad has emerged a few days early. We’d already seen video and stills from Vietnam, and now Hong Kong is getting in on the action.

What Are Your Options For An iPad 2 Refund?

The new iPad is due to launch here on Friday, but what if you bought an iPad 2 last week? What are your refund or return options?

Apple Event Meta Liveblog: All The News As It Happens

Giz AU hit the keyboards (and coffee machine) from 4:30am this morning to kick off our meta-liveblog, bringing you the best live coverage of Apple’s new iPad, Apple TV and various other shiny new things. Here’s everything you need to know, including the full play-by-play of each announcement.

Planning For Your iPad 3 Purchase

The iPad 3 is coming next week — or at least, something’s being announced by Apple next week, most likely the iPad 3. Does that mean it’s the perfect time to pick up an iPad 2? Gus over at Lifehacker’s pondered the variables based on what we know right now. [Lifehacker]

Apple Pulls iPads From Amazon China, But Won't Face Total Ban (Yet)

Apple’s asked the Chinese Amazon store to stop selling iPads because of its not-going-so-well legal mess with Proview Technology. Proview’s also trying to get all imports and exports of the iPad banned. So if neither side wants iPads sold in China, why are they still on shelves? Local customs officials, of course, who have responded to this whole thing with a laugh and a good hair ruffling.

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