Evaluating drawing and art applications for iOS

The other day I was having a twiddle and fiddle with my iPad, as you do – and I opened up a couple of my art applications. I haven’t opened these applications for a wee while, but I do like drawing. I did used to be an art teacher and an artist that did some drawing everyday. So it wouldn’t be surprising that I have an interest in applications either Read More …

Automatic Journaling with Social Diary, Everyday.me & Hojoki

Part of the reasons we all like to post to Twitter and Facebook is how we like to keep a record of ourselves. That can be for our own consumption or it can be to talk to the world. People have kept diaries since for ever, writers like Samuel Pepes who documented the time of the great fire of London and the plague. SO it is no surprise that we Read More …

Review of the personal finance app for iOS Moneywiz

I have started using this application Moneywiz to take control of my finances, small as they are. I am finding it to be very useful to enter transactions and keep on top of the day-to-day looking after the pennies. It is easy to set up the application so that you can enter transactions with the minimum of fuss. You can set up a number of categories so that you can Read More …

Pomodoro app alternative – 30/30

The whole idea behind this application is that you are giving yourself a work cycle which is more conducive to productivity. Rather than having a task which has an undefined period of time to be completed, you give yourself work sessions of 30 min. At the end of the period of work you have a break, or move yourself to a different task. What this does is to help you Read More …

How to record your screen to make iPad app tutorials

Recording audio and video on the iPad For some time now I have been looking at finding a solution to recording the audio and video on the iPad. Finally a fairly good and inexpensive solution has appeared. The way to record your iPad video is to use an application called Display Rec. Up until now there were only more expensive possibilities that is required buying the latest iPad or also Read More …

There are so Many Apps for the iPad – How do you find the good ones to use

Finding the Best Apps to use on the iPad – Good iPad apps We all like to have new applications on our iPad and it has long been known that finding good apps can sometimes be a little difficult. You have to kind of, go by the top apps list in the iTunes Store for apps for your iPad. But all that gives you is a fairly short list of Read More …

NaNoWriMo for iPad owners writers and Authors using dictation software

Taking Part in the NaNoWriMo Contest – A Novel in 30 days using dictation software Now it is the time of the year for writers and authors to start thinking about the National novel writing month otherwise known as NaNoWriMo. This is where totally crazy writers join in a contest to write a 50,000 word novel in the space of one month. You have 30 days to just get stuck Read More …

Customer Relations Management for iPad – Doing the Business iPad Style

The iPad in the working environment – iPad at work Customer relationships are really important when you are conducting a business and the iPad is able to help you do the job of CRM, Customer Relationship Management. The iPad is able to keep you connected during your working day and make sure that you have all of the facts of your business right in front of you. There is nothing Read More …

Online Meetings – iPad For Business

Mobile meetings using your Apple devices – iPad for Business On account of the fact that so many of us are having a mobile business now, Apple are making it super easy to be able to have meetings wherever and whenever. In fact it is not just Apple that are making meetings in the mobile space a lot easier, because there is also Google plus with their hangouts, Citrix have Read More …

iPads in Business – Enterprise iPad Use

Using the iPad for business – iPad in enterprise It is business that makes the world go around and we are in the fortunate situation now that we have a lot of different technology to help us do business efficiently. There are a large number of companies, that are now looking to see how they can use the iPad for business. Company directors want to know what does the iPad Read More …