Tag Archives: top dollar

Now Amazon wants your old iPad the most

Amazon hopes to give you money for your iPad so it can make money and ensure you spend your money... so it can make more money. (Credit: Screenshot by Eric Mack / CNET ) As we wait for the new iPad to hit stores, Amazon is happy to take your older Apple tablets off your hands for a ...

How to get maximum resale value for your new iPad

Flash-forward to March, 2013. (Credit: Screenshot by Rick Broida/CNET) Getting ready to order an iPad 3? (Sorry, a "new iPad"?) For some, the answer is a resounding, "Hell, yes!" I'm fairly tempted myself, what with that lovely Retina display, blazing A5X processor, and sweet, sweet 4G LTE. Of course, if history repeats itself, a year from now we'll all ...

Google Chrome gets pwned (twice!) at Pwn2Own

Google Chrome gets pwned (twice!) at Pwn2Own

Google raised eyebrows last month when it announced it was dropping sponsorship of the Pwn2Own hacking contest held every year at the CanWestSec conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, opting instead to offer up to $1 million for fully-disclosed viable exploits against its browser. However, instead of sponsoring Pwn2Own, Google hosted its own œPwnium contest with ...

Wear your iPad as a wristwatch? Really?

Here's my iPad as a wristwatch. So comfy. (Credit: Amanda Kooser/CNET) The weight of passing time is really dragging on me today. It could be the existential angst of Monday, or it could be that I'm wearing my iPad 2 as a wristwatch. I never considered using a tablet as a wrist-mounted timepiece until the Wallee Hand Strap ...

How much is your iPad 2 worth on trade in?

(Credit: Apple) Looking to sell your iPad 2 before picking up an iPad 3? A number of sites can offer you a decent deal. NextWorth is providing healthy trade-in values relative to those of similar services. The site is currently willing to pay the following prices on an iPad 2 in good condition, meaning it's fully functional but ...