Find my iPhone Updated for iPad v. 1.2

Finally, you can see and use find my iPhone on your iPad as a universal app. The full screen of your iPad is now used instead of replicating a tiny iPhone screen. Apple describes the app as follows: Find My iPhone is free for anyone with an iPhone 4, iPad, or 4th generation iPod touchContinue reading “Find my iPhone Updated for iPad v. 1.2”

Merriam-Webster Dictionary App

Ever want to look up a word on a dictionary on your iPad? Merriam-Webster today came out with an iPad version of their popular iPhone app. You can learn more here. The app also offers synonyms, antonyms, example sentences, Word of the Day, and more. It’s a great tool for reference, education, and vocabulary building.Continue reading “Merriam-Webster Dictionary App”

Square Payment System Updated for iPad

Square is a device and app that allows your iPad to act as a cash register, credit card reader, receipt generator and customer database that plugs into your audio jack. From there, you can swipe credit cards for payment. It’s a simple idea. iPhones have been using the system for a while. Today, version 2 is outContinue reading “Square Payment System Updated for iPad”

iPad Keyboard Shortcuts

Keyboard shortcuts make typing even quicker on the iPad. Interestingly, depending where your cursor is when you are typing effects which short cuts may be available. UPDATE (I have posted a more complete list.) For example, if you are typing an email and the cursor is in the to or from name field, certain domainContinue reading “iPad Keyboard Shortcuts”

Penultimate Updates App and Paper Options

Cocoa Box Design recently updated their app Penultimate to allow users to make in app purchases from “The Paper Store.” The program comes with free basic writing papers for you to use. But, now, users can now add, for a fee, new kinds of paper designs. Some users must have voiced concern over the costContinue reading “Penultimate Updates App and Paper Options”

New Yorker Magazine iPad Subscription

Today, Condé Nast Digital began offering subscriptions to the New Yorker Magazine at a discounted rate through the new app. If you are a subscriber to the print publication, your subscription includes iPad access. The information below is from the iTunes description. Description Enjoy a complete issue of the acclaimed weekly on your iPad eachContinue reading “New Yorker Magazine iPad Subscription”

Maven Web Browser Adds New Twists to Browsing

Right now, for a limited time, you can get a free browser for your iPad…What you have one already…? Not like this one!  Check out this web page to see it in action. Maven Web Browser gives you much more than you are used to on your iPad. There are extended features like dual paneContinue reading “Maven Web Browser Adds New Twists to Browsing”