by Kar Wong ·Posted 11/15/2022
With so many different variations available, choosing the best iPad can present its challenges. Whether you're talking about the basic iPad, the iPad mini, the iPad Air, or even the Pro, each model offers its own set of advantages and highlights. In this article, we'll suggest which iPads are best suited for specific users and applications, hopefully helping you choose the model that is right for you. Best iPad Overall: iPad (2022)
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 06/14/2021
Apple announced a ton of new software at this year’s WWDC keynote address, including a detailed preview of the next iPad operating system, iPadOS 15. Focusing heavily on productivity enhancements and better multitasking, iPadOS 15 promises to elevate the power and performance of your iPad with a bevy of helpful new features, updates, and enhancements. Here are the features we think will benefit users the most.
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 04/29/2021
Apple is all in on the M-series chips. At the “Spring Loaded” event on April 22, Apple revealed multiple products that contain the M1 processor. The iMac was a sensible and expected reveal, but the iPad Pro with M1 came out of nowhere. We are quite literally able to access the performance and power of a computer on the iPad. That has incredible potential. A Primer on Apple Silicon Let’s start at the beginning.
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 08/20/2020
Apple has constantly been releasing new ads and commercials proclaiming that “your next computer is not a computer.” Honestly, every time Apple has said that, I’ve been hoping that the spokesperson was right. I have always enjoyed using my classic 9.7" iPad Pro when I’m commuting, or even in the office, for taking notes or drafting an article. With the 2018 and 2020 generations of iPad Pros, the upcoming iPadOS 14, and the new Magic Keyboard with Trackpad, can it finally be the
by Patrick Chiang ·Posted 03/26/2020
Whether you’re a curious newcomer, a hobbyist, or an experienced professional, Huion’s pen tablets let users express themselves on the canvas with ease. Aside from having programmable express keys, the tablets can come with a smooth stylus with up to 8192 levels of pressure sensitivity and ±60° tilt support. For starters, the Huion Inspiroy H1161 graphics tablet features a large working area of 11 x 6.875". With this size, new and
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 03/18/2020
Today, Apple announced two major product releases: the all-new iPad Pro and MacBook Air. Both devices feature significant spec upgrades and performance boosts, on top of some intriguing, and quite possibly revolutionary, new technologies. Let’s take a look at each! First up is the new iPad Pro, which, like last year’s model, is available in
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 01/07/2020
Today, Wacom announced its latest pen display, the Wacom One. This 13.3" tablet is a powerful tool for beginners and professionals, one that offers a seamless pen experience and rich feature set that’s great for work or play. As mentioned, the Wacom One’s display measures in at 13.3", with an active drawing area of 11.6 x 6.5". This is an ideal work space, because it allows users to work on regular-sized projects with ease. The
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 12/24/2019
The first thing you should know about the new Wacom MobileStudio Pro 16 is that it’s probably the most powerful pen tablet on the market. Wacom calls it a “pen computer,” which might be more apt, considering the MobileStudio Pro functions as a stand-alone Windows 10 device. But whatever the name, whatever you want to call it, the fact remains that the MobileStudio Pro 16 is an absolute powerhouse. So much so, it’s basically without
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 07/25/2019
One of the most notable announcements from WWDC 2019, even including the reveal of the new Mac Pro, was the announcement of iOS 13 and iPadOS. Hear that? iPad is getting its own distinct operating system that will bring enhanced capabilities. What kind of changes, you ask? This overhaul will transform the iPad into its most powerful iteration yet, and iPadOS brings it one step closer to being a laptop replacement for many, including me. 
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 06/15/2019
Great news for artists and annotators: Wacom has just announced the all-new Bamboo Ink Plus. This ergonomic, pencil-like stylus allows users to write and draw on any compatible Windows Ink-enabled device. Designed to replicate the sensation of working with real-life pencil and paper, the Bamboo Ink Plus features natural tilt support and up to 4,096 level of pressure sensitivity. This level of touch responsiveness means even the slightest
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 02/21/2019
Lights! Camera! iPad? Believe it or not, the Apple iPad Pro (Late 2018) has gotten good enough to be an outstanding tool for filmmakers. Its versatility makes it useful, regardless of what part of the production you are working on. Standard productivity concerns are easily handled; apps for teleprompters, clapboards, and scripts are common; and if you want, the rear camera is capable enough to record high-resolution UHD 4K with surprising
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 02/21/2019
It’s not up to ten, or eleven—the iPad Pro (Late 2018) kicks things up to twelve in every way possible. Photographers, myself included, have long dreamed of an iPad or tablet that can serve as their portable edit station, and the new Pro is the best example of one yet—especially with a full-fledged version of Adobe Photoshop CC slated to come out later this year. Even today, there are many tools and apps available that make the iPad Pro a
by M. Brett Smith ·Posted 03/07/2018
Bring your artistic vision to life with Wacom’s Intuos Creative Pen Tablet. Available in small or medium sizes and with or without Bluetooth, the Intuos is an ideal tablet for artists and photographers starting out with editing on their PC or Mac. The small-sized Intuos is designed with limited
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In the following video, Rob Rives demonstrates the QSC TouchMix–30 Pro Digital Mixer, and how it can be a useful addition to any band setup, rehearsal room, club, concert hall, house of worship, school, or broadcast studio. This video explores the functions, controls, and features of the TouchMix–30 Pro, including the large 10" multi-touch screen, anti-feedback and room-tuning wizards, two real-time analyzers (RTA), the patch matrix,