Julie Saddler

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How to actually get work done on an iPad

Apple is touting its updated iPad as an education-focused device, once again pushing the idea that the iPad can replace a laptop (or Chromebook, in the case of classrooms). That's unlikely, but with the right tools, it <i>can</i> be a workable substitute in a pinch.<p>It takes more than a few classroom apps …

Apple doubles down on book creation with iPad app

Apple’s ebook creation tools – first launched in 2012 – have long played an interesting if minor role in the ecosystem. While Amazon has the indie book world sewn up with Kindle Direct Publishing, the desktop-based iBooks Author has always been the multimedia alternative and a favorite for folks …

How to replace a paper notebook with your iPad

The iPad has replaced many things — it’s a TV, it’s a games console, it’s a book, it’s a (huge) camera, and it’s even a typewriter. But until recently, it hasn’t made a very good alternative to paper. But thanks to the Apple Pencil, and to iOS 11, that has changed. Now you can write and draw a note …

Notes 101: How to Scan, Edit & Share Documents Right Inside Notes on Your iPhone

There are plenty of third-party apps for scanning documents on your iPhone, but they can all be tossed out the door since iOS 11 includes one by …

Apps

34 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That Actually Live Up To The Hype

You can buy a lot of weird AF stuff on the Internet. From socks that make your skin peel off to fun shower heads, there's no shortage of wacky things …

Shopping

Family Roots Publishing -

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These five Echo Dot add-ons take your Alexa experience to the next level

One of the hottest gifts during Black Friday week was Amazon’s own Echo Dot, which has been marked down to <b>$30</b> for the holiday season. This makes the popular Alexa-enabled device a no-brainer gift at a very affordable price. After being on the market for a few years now, we’re starting to see a …

Smart Homes

A terminally ill 9-year-old with cancer wants a present from you this Christmas season

Jacob Thompson, a 9-year-old boy with terminal cancer, wants a Christmas present from you this holiday season.<p>Who is he and what’s wrong?<p>Jacob was diagnosed with stage 4 high-risk neuroblastoma when he was just 5 years old. According to CNN, Jacob was admitted to thhe Barbara Bush Children’s …

Cancer

Family History for Beginners Genealogy

Getting started in family history research<p>Numerous articles are available on FamilySearch Wiki to help you get started in family history. This page …

Genealogy

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Pain

Using Your Phone to Scan Pictures of Prints

<b>Q.</b> <i>Do photo-scanning apps for phones really do much more besides take a picture of the picture you want to scan?</i><p><b>A.</b> Some smartphone apps that are designed specifically for scanning or capturing digital versions of photographic prints can do a bit more than just take a picture of the picture. When …

Apps

iOS 11 transforms the iPad

Are you beta-curious? Here's what it does to the iPad Pro and Pencil.

IPad Pro

The new iOS 11 gives the iPad its biggest update ever — here’s what it’s like

Apple's new iOS 11 operating system provides a huge upgrade for iPad users. It gives the iPad some Mac-like features and functionality. However, it's still not enough to fully replace a computer.<p>Following is a transcript of the video:<p><i>I just got the new update for the iPad, iOS 11, and it's the</i> …

How to add a microSD card slot to your iPhone or iPad

Running out of space for photos? Tired of paying Apple big bucks for storage when Android users get to enjoy the convenience of a microSD card slot? …

Tips and Tricks: Using Split-View in Safari on the iPad

After the introduction of true iPad multi-tasking in iOS 9, one of the biggest missing features was the ability to use this split view in Safari. Other browsers and apps rushed in to fill the void, but they often had their limitations. Thankfully, Apple remedied this omission in iOS 10, adding …

Download 67,000 Historic Maps (in High Resolution) from the Wonderful David Rumsey Map Collection

Stanford University’s been in the news lately, what with expanding its tuition waiver last year and now facing renewed scrutiny over its ultra-low …

Share #52Stories from Your Personal History This Year Your stories matter. You do know that, right? But finding the time, motivation, and inspiration to write them down isn’t so easy. Where d…

Your stories matter. You do know that, right? But finding the time, motivation, and inspiration to write them down isn’t so easy. Where do you start? …

How to Use FamilySearch’s Mobile Apps

With FamilySearch’s two mobile apps (the FamilySearch Tree app and the Memories app), you can take your family history with you anywhere you take …

Apps

Skoove is a new iOS app that transforms your iPad into a private piano instructor

Skoove is a new iPad app launching today that helps you learn how to play piano from iOS. The app includes more than 250 interactive lessons and courses that you can follow along with at home as if your iPad was a private piano instructor.<p>Skoove includes a limited number of piano lessons for free …

iOS Apps

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Apple needs to go pro for the iPad Pro

Apple seems to be backtracking a little on the iPad will replace the PC thing, but that doesn’t mean iPad Pros don’t need to become more pro – and …

IPad Pro

Why I finally replaced Evernote with Bear

March 2nd, 2017<p>As of this week, after the better part of a decade, I’m no longer an Evernote user. There are many reasons why — its ever-bloating feature set, its rising prices, its privacy gaffes — but the biggest reason why is named Bear. It’s another cloud-based note-taking app, and it doesn’t …

Apps

The 4 Best Apps for Recording Calls on Your Phone

Whether you’re interviewing rock stars, planning an event with folks from work, or just need to get your grandpa’s rants down on (digital) tape, …

Mom Sets Aside 45 Minutes a Week to Use Coupon Apps—Saves $5000 a Year on Grocery to Feed Her Family

Image Credit: Jenny Martin, used with permission<p>Jenny Martin first realized she was onto something when she used a coupon to purchase a box of cereal …

Personal Finance

How This Mom Saves $5,000 a Year on Groceries With Her Smartphone

How would you like to slash your grocery bill by $5,000 a year - just by shopping with your smartphone?<p>For Jenny Martin and her husband, feeding five daughters on a budget is a full-time job.<p>"It can be a little overwhelming to keep enough food stocked in the pantry and fridge, to handle, ‘Mama I'm …

Personal Finance

Bread Baking 101 for Beginners | The Art of Manliness

My bread-baking hobby all started with a Netflix documentary. <i>Cooked</i>, based on Michael Pollan’s book of the same name, explores the origins of food in …

The best music apps you can use without Wi-Fi — including Evermusic, Spinrilla and Spotify

Mobile music apps are a great way to listen to your favorites tunes on the go, but many require access to Wi-Fi — unless you're willing to sacrifice …

50 Christmas Cookies You Don't Even Need an Oven to Bake

Your secret's safe with us!<p>What's guaranteed to be the hit of your holiday buffet but hardly requires any effort? These festive, impressive-looking treats. (Your secret's safe with us!)