Apple Store May Upgrade Your iPad — if You Bought in the Last Month

iPad 3rd-Gen

iPad 3rd-Gen

So you bought a new iPad. Are you feeling burned by the fact that Apple unexpectedly announced a fourth-generation tablet six months after the third generation, making its predecessor obsolete in record time? Do you now resent iPad 2 owners, whose device is at least still on sale? Well, Apple is apparently trying to make amends with free iPad 3 to 4 upgrades — at least, if you bought your iPad in the last 30 days. That was the word from the Apple Store in downtown San Francisco, at least, according to CNET. One reader contacted Apple Care, which confirmed that the policy was in effect. Read the full story at Mashable.

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Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).