Transferring Files to iPad with DropBox for iPad

DropBox for iPad – Have your files follow you everywhere I’m sure, I must have mentioned DropBox before, but it’s a useful service and it is well worth it to mention again. One of the best things about DropBox for iPad, in fact Dropbox wherever you use it, is that it is free. Now free is all well and good, but DropBox for iPad is incredibly useful for saving files Read More …

How To Cut SIM To MicroSIM For The iPad or iPhone 4

How to cut SIM to micro SIM for your iPhone or iPad The question first of all, is why would you need to cut up a SIM card, because by now you would expect that with there being enough iPads and iPhone 4’s around, that there would be enough micro-SIM cards available. I would have thought that the sellers of the iPhone and other phones that take the micro-SIM would Read More …

Best Business Use of iPad – iPad GTD

Getting Things Done iPad – GTD There is a little bit of a cult around the writings of a namesake of mine, David Allen. The bloke is well known enough that often, when I’m talking to people and they find out my name they ask if I am the ‘real’ David Allen. Of course the only answer to that is “yes I am the real David Allen.”, although perhaps not Read More …

Note taking With Penultimate iPad App

Penultimate the handwriting and for the iPad Whilst I was looking at the handwriting recognition application Phatpad, I also came across another application, which is touted as the bestselling handwriting app for iPad, over the last year. But when it comes down to making a comparison between the two applications for the iPad, there are quite a lot of differences. The main difference is that Phatpad is a handwriting recognition Read More …

When You Have Pages from Apple Why Wonder If There will Be Microsoft Word For IPad

Microsoft Word for iPad – Or Pages From Apple For the life of me, I cannot understand why so many users of computers think that when they start using the amazing iPad it is going to be necessary for them to have Microsoft Word for iPad. On the desktop computer Microsoft Word is a large application which has an unbelievable amount of bloatware. The iPad is much more refined than Read More …

iPad Handwriting Recognition – A Look At PhatPad the iPad Handwriting App

Handwriting Recognition iPad It seems to have been a holy grail with mobile computers we had available to us in the past, where there should be a function that would allow handwriting recognition. It seemed important that text that you wrote with the pen by hand would be turned into text that could be edited. Now when I think of this, it seems weird. More likely that we are to Read More …

Is The Best iPad Office App Open Office For iPad?

What office apps are available for the iPad Looking for the best iPad productivity apps. Of course, of the first set of applications which might grouped together, be an office suite are the Apple made apps of Pages, Numbers and Keynote which are the iWork apps and because they’re designed by the company that invented the iPad they have to be number one in the list. What about openoffice for iPad? But Read More …

Digital Audio Recording Applications For iPad

In the range of audio iPad apps we have some simple audio note takers available, then there are the specific audio note taking programs or portable digital audio recorder apps for iPad, that allow you to also write at the same time as you take audio notes. The iPad is great to use as an audio sound recorder and good for taking audio memos. Another type of the iPad audio Read More …

iPad Business Uses – Office Apps for iPad and Remote Control of Office Computer

What are the best iPad apps for business? I would think that a good start with getting some business software for iPad would be to buy some Apple business software such as Keynote and Pages for the iPad, so that at least the user would be one to start with using the iPad for business presentations and document creation. Pages the word processor from Apple is more than a word Read More …

Using Scrivener On The Mac And iPad Writing Apps

There probably will not be a Scrivener for iPad. Keith the developer has enough to do with keeping the app for the desktop the best it can be. What he has done though is, worked out ways for us to be able to do the important task of writing on the iPad, so that it will sync back to the Scrivener application. The writing and the grabbing of ideas out Read More …