iPad 2 may be phased out after iPad mini launches

Apple first unveiled the iPad 2 about year-and-a-half ago now. It was much thinner, faster and had more powerful graphics processor than it’s predecessor. According to Evercore Partners analyst Rob Cihra, the iPad 2 will be phased out once the iPad mini launches. It might sound crazy, but Cihra says the move will streamline the…

iPad fraud on the rise at Walmart

Buyers beware. When 15 year old Courtney Akers asked for an iPad for her birthday she never thought she would rip open the box and find it stuffed with little yellow note pads. Courtney’s mom Bobbie Linden had purchased what she thought was an iPad at her local Sealy, Texas Walmart and when they first…

Facebook hits the 1 billion users mark

It’s only been 8 years since Mark Zuckerberg started Facebook, the most successful social media site in history, and now he’s reached another major land mark. Zuckerberg announced today that as of September 14th Facebook now has 1 billion active members. It was only back in 2010 that Facebook reached the 500 million user mark…