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Apple’s $100M iPad pledge to underprivileged schools is more about PR than meaningful reform

Students need iPads like dehydrated people need seawater: it might seem like a good idea, but the devices are likely to create more problems than they solve. But that’s not going to stop Apple from giving away more than $100 million worth of its products to students in 29 states in an effort to “make a difference for [...]

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Google Nexus 9

Google & HTC’s Nexus 9 tablet has an 8.9″ 2048×1536 IPS LCD display, HTC’s beloved dual front-facing speakers, 2GB RAM, the beastly Tegra K1 64-bit CPU – which also powers the NVIDIA Shield Tablet. Runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. Link Continue Reading from the Source

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Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro

The Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro aims to be a kickass media consumption device. The Android 4.4 tablet has a 13.3″ 2560×1440 display, JBL front-facing speakers, a 5W subwoofer and a built-in projector that can beam up to a 50″ display. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $500 Continue Reading from the Source

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2014 Kindle Fire HD

This crazy cheap tablet comes in 6″ or 7″ and has a 1280×800 display, a 1.5GHz quad-core CPU and the new Fire OS 4. The Kids Edition has a protective case and comes with a 2-year no questions asked replacement warranty. Hat Tip Link Link 2 Price: $99-$189 Continue Reading from the Source

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Faulty Android tablets leave children (and their parents) exposed even after factory reset

It’s hard to protect a child’s personal information online. So many kids are now using tablets and other devices to play games, read books, and communicate with their friends that working to keep them safe on the Web can sometimes seem like a particularly stressful full-time job. A report from the Guardian adds to this [...]

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Back to school: Read an 8th grader’s perfect explanation for why laptops, not tablets, belong in the classroom

(Editor’s note: This is a guest post by 13-year-old Aidan Chandra. The post went through Pando’s usual editorial process.) My name is Aidan Chandra and I’m entering the 8th grade in a couple of days at Woodside Priory in Portola Valley, California. Kids around the country are beginning to go back to school and an [...]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Note 4 has a 5.7″ 2560×1440 Super AMOLED screen, a 2.7GHz quad-core CPU, 3GB RAM, 16mp rear camera and a (real) metal frame. It also lets you resize and minimize app windows and drag-and-drop content between apps. Link Continue Reading from the Source

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