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Choosing The Right Tablet: iPad, Kindle Or Nook?

It seems everyone wants a tablet this year, but the most popular tablet, the iPad, can be a bit too expensive for many people.


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Tablets Are On Many Kids’ Wish Lists

Tablets are a hot item on holiday wish lists, but buying one for a child isn’t necessarily an easy decision.


Gino Lister is accused of stealing items from Wellesley Middle School.

Police: Janitor Stole iPads From Wellesley Middle School

A janitor is facing charges for allegedly stealing several items from Wellesley High School.


A tennis player is analyzed on an iPad app.

App Designed In Boston Replaces Your Golf, Tennis Coach

Whether it is your golf swing or tennis serve, the app can help improve your game.


Students at Burlington High School use iPads in class.

How Steve Jobs Transformed The Classroom

At Burlington High School, Steve Jobs’ legacy is living on. The school bought more than a thousand iPads for it’s students and teachers this year.


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Even With GPS, Retrieving A Stolen Phone Proves Difficult

GPS monitoring software is a great tool to track down a lost or stolen phone or tablet, but knowing where it is doesn’t necessarily mean you’ll get it back.


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This Year’s Coolest Back-to-School Gear

Kids want the coolest gear for going back to school. Here’s what should be making it into shopping carts this summer.


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Smartphone Apps for Parents and their Students

Every student needs help with school sometimes, and these apps might just be the answer.



Should Kindergartners Get iPads?

Will pre-school computers make kids “scope-dopes?”

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Mass. Rep Markey Joins Chorus Questioning iPhone Data Collecting

Privacy watchdogs are demanding answers from Apple Inc. about why iPhones and iPads are secretly collecting location data on users — records that cellular service providers routinely keep but require a court order to disgorge.