• Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park

    20 days ago - By Business Insider

    Apple held a big event in Brooklyn on Tuesday to debut new iPads and Mac computers.
    Overall, the presentation was much better than the company's last event in September, where it launched new iPhones and Apple Watches.
    The latest Apple products look fun and exciting, but Apple also deserves credit for making its event shorter than last time, choosing new presenters who were clearly excited to be on stage, and even getting the audience into it.
    Last month, Apple held its big annual iPhone event - and it was pretty disappointing. There were none of the surprises Apple is known for, and the...
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  • Buying a New iPad Pro? Don't Expect It to Hold Much Value

    Buying a New iPad Pro? Don't Expect It to Hold Much Value

    20 days ago - By Fortune

    If you're planning on buying a new iPad Pro and hope to sell it at some point in the future when you want to upgrade, don't expect to net much at resale.
    A new study from tech buyback site Decluttr has found that iPad depreciation is significant. And in just a year on store shelves, Apple's iPads can lose as much as 60% of their original price.
    According to Decluttr, if you purchased a 12.9-inch iPad Pro with Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity and a 512GB storage drive last year, it's now worth $420-a far cry from the $1,100 you paid for it when new. And even though you plunked down $900 for...
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