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Iran’s Pres. Rouhani Wins Re-Election in a Landslide

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Teenagers Who Stole Car And Killed 6-Year-Old Boy Charged With Capital Murder

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Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

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Trump flight from Saudi to Israel thought to be first ever

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Venezuela protest: Pro-government supporter set on fire as death toll hits 48

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Terrifying Video Shows Sea Lion Dragging Young Girl Into Water

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Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Carving Found in Looting Hole

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The Latest: Wildfire threatens rural homes outside San Diego

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Police: Man slays neo-Nazi roommates over Islam disrespect

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Ford Motors' CEO Mark Fields Ousted

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University students walk out of Pence speech

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2018 Volvo XC60: First Drive

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Trump urges Muslim leaders to confront extremism

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Shelby unveils Super Snake F-150 Pickup with $96,880 price tag

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New leak sheds light on Apple’s upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro

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In 2010, Apple launched the iPad and reinvigorated, what was then, an arguably non-existent tablet market. As sales skyrocketed, even Apple executives were taken aback the iPad's popularity, with the device quickly becoming the fastest-selling product in consumer electronics history.

A few years later, iPad sales not only began tapering off, but declining substantially. In a relatively short amount of time, the narrative surrounding the iPad shifted from "the iPad is the future of computing" to "how can Apple save the iPad?" As a quick example, Apple last quarter sold 8.92 million iPads, the first time quarterly sales checked in below 9 million units since 2011.

Undeterred, Tim Cook remains confident that there's a lot of room for the iPad to return to growth. Looking ahead, there are strong rumors that Apple at WWDC this year will unveil a brand new iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display packed into a form factor no larger than the current 9.7-inch iPad model.

Earlier today, new images purporting to be cases for the aforementioned 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro surfaced online via Benjamin Geskin. The leaked images show a four-speaker design, a lightning port, and interestingly enough, a vertical camera orientation similar to what we've seen on various iPhone 8 leaks.

As for other details surrounding the 10.5-inch iPad Pro model, Geskin relays that it won't be completely bezel-less.

https://twitter.com/VenyaGeskin1/status/866662604160331776

7mm bezels all around the device will certainly be sleek, but not as sleek as the iPhone 8 with its reported 4mm bezels. Also of note is that Apple's new iPad models will incorporate the same static home button originally introduced on last year's iPhone 7.

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Some have suggested that Apple releasing larger-screened iPhone models in 2014 with the iPhone 6 and 6s made the iPad Mini form factor less compelling.

Apple's iPad line certainly needs a breath of fresh air and it will be interesting to see if the upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro model can help turn around slumping sales.


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White House lawyers ‘begin research into impeachment procedures’

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Police say bomb at Thai hospital wounds more than 20 people

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Philippines' Duterte heads to Russia in blow to US

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Witness key in white Tennessee officer shooting of black man

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Trump urges Muslim leaders to confront extremism

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Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

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US doctor killed on Everest was climbing tallest peaks

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Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Carving Found in Looting Hole

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Tensions deepen between Saudi, Iran, US after Trump visit

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CIA Silent On Reports Its Sources Were Killed By China

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz says Oversight committee is 'certainly pursuing' Comey documents

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Richard Spencer has gym membership revoked after woman confronts him for being 'neo-Nazi'

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Poll lead falls, but British PM May to stick with elderly-care cuts

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2018 Volvo XC60: First Drive

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Mother from Peru granted stay from deportation

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Parents Arrested After Allegedly Forcing 5-Year-Old To Drink Mouthwash Because He Was Thirsty

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Iran shrugs off Trump threats, missile tests to carry on

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What will New Orleans do with the Confederate statues?

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Ford Motors' CEO Mark Fields Ousted

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Everything points to Apple launching new MacBooks next month

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Woman Arrested After Allegedly Macing Employees At Fast-Food Chain Over Stale French Fries

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In 2010, Apple launched the iPad and reinvigorated, what was then, an arguably non-existent tablet market. As sales skyrocketed, even Apple executives were taken aback the iPad's popularity, with the device quickly becoming the fastest-selling product in consumer electronics history.

A few years later, iPad sales not only began tapering off, but declining substantially. In a relatively short amount of time, the narrative surrounding the iPad shifted from "the iPad is the future of computing" to "how can Apple save the iPad?" As a quick example, Apple last quarter sold 8.92 million iPads, the first time quarterly sales checked in below 9 million units since 2011.

Undeterred, Tim Cook remains confident that there's a lot of room for the iPad to return to growth. Looking ahead, there are strong rumors that Apple at WWDC this year will unveil a brand new iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display packed into a form factor no larger than the current 9.7-inch iPad model.

Earlier today, new images purporting to be cases for the aforementioned 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro surfaced online via Benjamin Geskin. The leaked images show a four-speaker design, a lightning port, and interestingly enough, a vertical camera orientation similar to what we've seen on various iPhone 8 leaks.

As for other details surrounding the 10.5-inch iPad Pro model, Geskin relays that it won't be completely bezel-less.

https://twitter.com/VenyaGeskin1/status/866662604160331776

7mm bezels all around the device will certainly be sleek, but not as sleek as the iPhone 8 with its reported 4mm bezels. Also of note is that Apple's new iPad models will incorporate the same static home button originally introduced on last year's iPhone 7.

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Some have suggested that Apple releasing larger-screened iPhone models in 2014 with the iPhone 6 and 6s made the iPad Mini form factor less compelling.

Apple's iPad line certainly needs a breath of fresh air and it will be interesting to see if the upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro model can help turn around slumping sales.


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In 2010, Apple launched the iPad and reinvigorated, what was then, an arguably non-existent tablet market. As sales skyrocketed, even Apple executives were taken aback the iPad's popularity, with the device quickly becoming the fastest-selling product in consumer electronics history.

A few years later, iPad sales not only began tapering off, but declining substantially. In a relatively short amount of time, the narrative surrounding the iPad shifted from "the iPad is the future of computing" to "how can Apple save the iPad?" As a quick example, Apple last quarter sold 8.92 million iPads, the first time quarterly sales checked in below 9 million units since 2011.

Undeterred, Tim Cook remains confident that there's a lot of room for the iPad to return to growth. Looking ahead, there are strong rumors that Apple at WWDC this year will unveil a brand new iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display packed into a form factor no larger than the current 9.7-inch iPad model.

Earlier today, new images purporting to be cases for the aforementioned 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro surfaced online via Benjamin Geskin. The leaked images show a four-speaker design, a lightning port, and interestingly enough, a vertical camera orientation similar to what we've seen on various iPhone 8 leaks.

As for other details surrounding the 10.5-inch iPad Pro model, Geskin relays that it won't be completely bezel-less.

https://twitter.com/VenyaGeskin1/status/866662604160331776

7mm bezels all around the device will certainly be sleek, but not as sleek as the iPhone 8 with its reported 4mm bezels. Also of note is that Apple's new iPad models will incorporate the same static home button originally introduced on last year's iPhone 7.

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Some have suggested that Apple releasing larger-screened iPhone models in 2014 with the iPhone 6 and 6s made the iPad Mini form factor less compelling.

Apple's iPad line certainly needs a breath of fresh air and it will be interesting to see if the upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro model can help turn around slumping sales.


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Mexican mob attacks Russian man in Cancun over insults

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Over 100 students walked out of a commencement speech in protest of VP Mike Pence

Over 100 students walked out of a commencement speech in protest of VP Mike PenceVice President Mike Pence's commencement address to the University of Notre Dame Class of 2017 didn't go as smoothly as he probably would have liked it to, thanks to protesters who walked out as the vice president began his remarks.  The protest, which was organized by the University of Notre Dame student activist coalition We StaND For, saw over 100 students walking out of the commencement ceremony on Sunday afternoon to a few boos and a few cheers.  SEE ALSO: The most memorable protest signs from Trump's first 100 days With 100+ participants #WalkoutND was a wonderful success. Thank you all for the support! — We StaND For (@WeStandForND) May 21, 2017 According to the Indy Star, students had been planning this act of resistance for weeks, and knew they would not be able to re-enter the ceremony after they left. Following their exit, students gathered and celebrated their graduation outside of the Notre Dame Stadium.  Protesters also lined the streets near the stadium before the ceremony, according to South Bend Tribune, in support of the students.  Those who participated in the walk-out (including audience members) also received support from the folks behind this year's Women's March.  We are so proud of the @NotreDame students who staged #WalkoutND during @VP's commencement speech in protest of the admin's harmful policies — Women's March (@womensmarch) May 21, 2017 “During his time as governor of the state of Indiana and now as a Vice-President, Pence has targeted the civil rights protections of members of LBGT+ community, rejected the Syrian refugee resettlement program, supported an unconstitutional ban of religious minorities, and fought against sanctuary cities,” We StaND For said in a statement provided to conservative website Townhall. “All of these policies have marginalized our vulnerable sisters and brothers for their religion, skin color, or sexual orientation.” Pence has yet to comment on the protest itself.  UPDATE: May 21, 2017, 6:11 p.m. EDT Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary issued a statement on Twitter about Sunday's walk out. "Of 3,200 graduates less than 100 left VP's speech about freedom of speech, expression & thought," Marc Lotter wrote, "but many don't focus on the 97% who stayed." Of 3,200 graduates less than 100 left @VP's speech about freedom of speech, expression & thought, but many don't focus on the 97% who stayed https://t.co/mZNOEN6Xaj — Marc Lotter (@VPPressSec) May 21, 2017 WATCH: Researchers have invented conductive ink used to print solar panels


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Flynn will reportedly invoke the Fifth Amendment, not comply with Senate intelligence committee subpoena

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Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Carving Found in Looting Hole

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FBI investigating whether university stabbing was hate crime

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Trump to propose slashing Medicaid

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Mother from Peru granted stay from deportation

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Babysitter Charged After Children, 9 and 6 Years Old, Take Her Car And Crash It

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4 climbers die near top of Mount Everest in tragic weekend

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New leak sheds light on Apple’s upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro

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In 2010, Apple launched the iPad and reinvigorated, what was then, an arguably non-existent tablet market. As sales skyrocketed, even Apple executives were taken aback the iPad's popularity, with the device quickly becoming the fastest-selling product in consumer electronics history.

A few years later, iPad sales not only began tapering off, but declining substantially. In a relatively short amount of time, the narrative surrounding the iPad shifted from "the iPad is the future of computing" to "how can Apple save the iPad?" As a quick example, Apple last quarter sold 8.92 million iPads, the first time quarterly sales checked in below 9 million units since 2011.

Undeterred, Tim Cook remains confident that there's a lot of room for the iPad to return to growth. Looking ahead, there are strong rumors that Apple at WWDC this year will unveil a brand new iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display packed into a form factor no larger than the current 9.7-inch iPad model.

Earlier today, new images purporting to be cases for the aforementioned 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro surfaced online via Benjamin Geskin. The leaked images show a four-speaker design, a lightning port, and interestingly enough, a vertical camera orientation similar to what we've seen on various iPhone 8 leaks.

As for other details surrounding the 10.5-inch iPad Pro model, Geskin relays that it won't be completely bezel-less.

https://twitter.com/VenyaGeskin1/status/866662604160331776

7mm bezels all around the device will certainly be sleek, but not as sleek as the iPhone 8 with its reported 4mm bezels. Also of note is that Apple's new iPad models will incorporate the same static home button originally introduced on last year's iPhone 7.

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Some have suggested that Apple releasing larger-screened iPhone models in 2014 with the iPhone 6 and 6s made the iPad Mini form factor less compelling.

Apple's iPad line certainly needs a breath of fresh air and it will be interesting to see if the upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro model can help turn around slumping sales.


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Trump flight from Saudi to Israel thought to be first ever

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Venezuela protest: Pro-government supporter set on fire as death toll hits 48

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Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Carving Found in Looting Hole

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Police: Man slays neo-Nazi roommates over Islam disrespect

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Trump urges Muslim leaders to confront extremism

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Mother from Peru granted stay from deportation

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What will New Orleans do with the Confederate statues?

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Richard Spencer has gym membership revoked after woman confronts him for being 'neo-Nazi'

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Everything points to Apple launching new MacBooks next month

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4 climbers die near top of Mount Everest in tragic weekend

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Woman Arrested After Allegedly Macing Employees At Fast-Food Chain Over Stale French Fries

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North Korea Says New Missile Is An IRBM, South Korea Denies Claims

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All The Details About Pippa's Extraordinary Wedding Cake

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First US customer gets keys to Lamborghini Centenario

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Trump greeted with selfies and politics on arrival in Israel

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Elephant crushes S. African hunter to death: reports

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Poll lead falls, but British PM May to stick with elderly-care cuts

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Drowned City: Jordan to Search for Ancient Site's Underwater Remains

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New leak sheds light on Apple’s upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro

New leak sheds light on Apple’s upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro

In 2010, Apple launched the iPad and reinvigorated, what was then, an arguably non-existent tablet market. As sales skyrocketed, even Apple executives were taken aback the iPad's popularity, with the device quickly becoming the fastest-selling product in consumer electronics history.

A few years later, iPad sales not only began tapering off, but declining substantially. In a relatively short amount of time, the narrative surrounding the iPad shifted from "the iPad is the future of computing" to "how can Apple save the iPad?" As a quick example, Apple last quarter sold 8.92 million iPads, the first time quarterly sales checked in below 9 million units since 2011.

Undeterred, Tim Cook remains confident that there's a lot of room for the iPad to return to growth. Looking ahead, there are strong rumors that Apple at WWDC this year will unveil a brand new iPad Pro with a 10.5-inch edge-to-edge display packed into a form factor no larger than the current 9.7-inch iPad model.

Earlier today, new images purporting to be cases for the aforementioned 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro surfaced online via Benjamin Geskin. The leaked images show a four-speaker design, a lightning port, and interestingly enough, a vertical camera orientation similar to what we've seen on various iPhone 8 leaks.

As for other details surrounding the 10.5-inch iPad Pro model, Geskin relays that it won't be completely bezel-less.

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7mm bezels all around the device will certainly be sleek, but not as sleek as the iPhone 8 with its reported 4mm bezels. Also of note is that Apple's new iPad models will incorporate the same static home button originally introduced on last year's iPhone 7.

Additionally, Geskin relays that there will be no new iPad Mini this year, corroborating our exclusive report from last week claiming that Apple will be discontinuing the iPad Mini amid disappointing sales. Some have suggested that Apple releasing larger-screened iPhone models in 2014 with the iPhone 6 and 6s made the iPad Mini form factor less compelling.

Apple's iPad line certainly needs a breath of fresh air and it will be interesting to see if the upcoming 10.5-inch iPad Pro model can help turn around slumping sales.


FBI investigating whether university stabbing was hate crime

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US Reporters Not Invited To Tillerson's Press Briefing In Saudi Arabia

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Babysitter Charged After Children, 9 and 6 Years Old, Take Her Car And Crash It

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China, Russia launch long-haul challenge to Boeing, Airbus

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White House lawyers ‘begin research into impeachment procedures’

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Police say bomb at Thai hospital wounds more than 20 people

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Philippines' Duterte heads to Russia in blow to US

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Star’s Mysterious Flickering Sign Of An Alien Megastructure?

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Samsung's Stretchable OLED Could Be Game Changer

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Witness key in white Tennessee officer shooting of black man

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