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Mailbox expands to iPad, Android in the pipeline

Mailbox, the buzzed-about messaging app acquired by Dropbox in March, is expanding native functionality from Apple's iPhone to its iPad tablet with the release of its latest update.

Square's annual payment volume eclipses $15B, led by iPad transactions

Square is now processing more than $15 billion in payments on an annualized basis, up from $10 billion six months ago. The figure excludes transactions completed by coffeehouse chain Starbucks, which began allowing consumers to pay for purchases via the Square Wallet application for iOS and Android late last year.

Loop simplifies customer survey process using iPad app

Startup Loop's app enables enterprises to conduct immediate surveys using an iPad, according to a report by TechCrunch.

Austin Convention Center sees 200 percent ROI from iPad, FileMaker Go deployment

By deploying Apple's iPads and FileMaker Go product, the Austin Convention Center was able to realize a 200 percent return on investment, according to a report by Mobile Enterprise.

iPad Mini 2 production to be delayed until October, says analyst

Production of a second-generation iPad Mini with Retina display will be delayed until October due to screen yield issues, according to a research note by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities that was obtained by AppleInsider.

Apple beats Wall Street's lowered financial expectations

There's good news and bad news about Apple's recent earnings report. The good news: Apple beat Wall Street's expectations. The bad news, Wall Street wasn't expecting much.

Report: Android lags iOS in mobile ad spend, value

The value of ads running on Google's Android-enabled devices declined sharply quarter-over-quarter, while ads for Apple's iOS-enabled devices grew, according to a new report from MoPub. In fact, devices running iOS--including the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch--control over 75 percent of ad spend share, the report said.

Apple abuses detailed in Pulitzer-Prize-winning NYT investigative series

In a series of articles that won the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for explanatory reporting this week, the New York Times accused Apple of sidestepping billions of dollars in taxes and ignoring labor abuses and hazardous working conditions at its suppliers' factories.

Spotlight: Users like Flipboard magazines--they really, really like them

Just two weeks after launching Flipboard 2.0, Flipboard announced that users have created more than half a million custom magazines since the launch.

Tablet market is fragmenting, challenging IT departments, says Forrester analyst

The tablet market is fragmenting, making it more difficult for IT professionals to determine the appropriate composition of their hardware portfolios, observed J.P. Gownder, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research.