An appy Christmas: Record breaking download numbers on Christmas day as Apple"s iPad takes the festive crown

An appy Christmas: Record breaking download numbers on Christmas Day as Apple's iPad takes the festive crown 328million apps downloaded on Christmas DayApple iPad, iPad mini and Amazon's Kindle named as the big winners Tablets outnumber smartphones by 51% to 49%A billion apps set to be downloaded between Christmas Day and New Year's Day | UPDATED: 19:23 GMT, 27 December 2012 Apple's iPad has been revealed as the big winner in the Christmas gadget wards, according to record breaking figures for downloads on Christmas day. 328m apps were downloaded on the 25th December, with 51% of them tablets and 49% smartphones, according to mobile analytics firm Flurry

Apple expected to launch ANOTHER generation iPad in March 2013

Apple expected to launch ANOTHER generation iPad in March 2013 | UPDATED: 19:24 GMT, 24 December 2012 The iPad Mini is still fresh off the manufacturer's table and yet reports of a new iPad are already circulating on Japanese tech blog Macotakara. Rumor has it Apple plans to launch a fifth generation tablet in March, in keeping with its yearly Spring releases of previous models

iPad fury: Parents furious after school tells them to buy tablet for children

Parents 'left hamstrung' by school after it tells them to buy their children iPads Headteacher of Rossett School in Harrogate, North Yorks, causes anger with requestSome parents say they can't afford the 300 tablet and fear 'two-tier' inequality | UPDATED: 12:37 GMT, 8 December 2012 Hard-up parents were left furious after a school asked them to fork out hundreds of pounds on iPads for lessons and homework. Staff at Rossett School in Harrogate, North Yorkshire told children to ask their parents to buy them the 300 tablet for their work. But the request has infuriated parents, hundreds of whom attended a showdown meeting with the headteacher over the cost