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Best Free iPad App of the Week: Comedy Central’s CC: Stand-Up

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Apps

Best Free iPad App of the Week: Pocket

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Apps

Best Free iPad App of the Week: Duolingo – Learn Languages for Free

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Language Learning

Artistico for iPad Review: a Journey Through Art History

I’ll preface this review with a frank confession: I love art history, and I also know way less about it than I’d like. One of the greatest experiences of my life was having the opportunity to spend a month in London studying Western Civilization history and art. It was a pleasant surprise then, to …

App Store

Todoist: Simply the Best To-do App

<b>Todoist</b> is a fantastic and gorgeous to-do list or task management app for the iPad and iPhone, Android, Mac and Windows, and web browsers. Its iPad app just came out a little over a week ago and I installed it that same day. Within 24 hours of starting with it, I had signed up for a premium …

Apps

New ‘Professional-grade’ Creative Stylus for the iPad

Wow, today really is full of good news for iPad artists. I posted earlier on the big update to the excellent Procreate painting app. And now I need to mention a great looking new creative stylus for the iPad – just launched by Wacom today.<p>It’s called the <b>Intuos Creative Stylus</b>, and it sounds like it …

Apps

Sponsor Thanks: Mobile Cloth

My thanks to Mobile Cloth for being a site sponsor again this week. Cleaning cloths are a sort of unsung hero type accessory for the iPad and touchscreen devices, and Mobile Cloth is the best I’ve seen.<p>It’s been a favorite accessory of mine for years now and it continues to do a stellar job on my …

Free Shipping

Best Free iPad App Of the Week

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Apps

iOS 7 Little Things: New Symbol Indicates Automatically Downloaded Apps

Here’s a little detail in iOS 7 that I hadn’t noticed or read about before. There’s a new symbol used on app icons to indicate apps that have arrived on the iPad via automatic downloads. There’s now a little blue dot just to the left of the app’s title text to show that it’s one that was added via …

Apps

ZAGG Announces 2 New iPad mini Keyboard Cases

ZAGG has announced two brand new iPad mini keyboard cases – the <b>ZAGGKeys Folio</b> and the <b>ZAGGKeys Cover</b>. The pitch for both of them is lead with this set of questions:<p>Your mini can do some pretty amazing things. But…Can it stand on its own?Can it increase your typing speed?Can it protect itself?Now it …

iPad Mini

iPad Basics: What to Do When the Space Bar is Missing in Safari

This is another iPad Basics tip that seems to come up often in forum and support discussion threads: what to do when the space bar key is missing from the iPad’s keyboard in the Safari browser app.<p>In this case, it’s just as much about what to know as what to do. What you need to know is that at the …

Safari (Browser)

Comedy Central iPad App Updated – Adds AirPlay Support

Comedy Central’s <b>CC: Stand-Up</b> app for the iPad and iPhone has been updated this week, to Version 1.1.<p>The single change list item for the update is a very good one to see:<p>Airplay is now enabled for all videos.<p>Give that this is an app that is all about its video content, this is great news – as we can …

Apps

MagBak: World’s Thinnest iPad Mount, Kickstarter Project

<b>MagBak</b> is touted on its Kickstarter project page as ‘the world’s thinnest iPad mount’. I don’t know whether or not anyone might argue with that claim, but I do know the MagBak looks very promising.<p>Some of its most impressive features include:<p>— Mounts the iPad to just about any metal surface without …

Crowd Funding

Swipe Magazine Issue 8 Out Now & Free

Issue 8 of the lovely <b>Swipe Magazine for iPad</b> is out this week and available at the rather attractive price of zero dollars and zero cents. And it’s full of its usual great mix of top game reviews, app recommendations, videos, and lots of fun interactive elements.<p>This issue highlights the new XCOM: …

Apps

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Peel-And-Stick Wood Panels Provide An Instant Reclaimed Look

Now available from West Elm, Stikwood panels are ultrathin planks that use less energy and material than ordinary reclaimed wood.<p>“I love the smell of wood. The feel of wood. I love everything about wood,” Jerry McCall says. “But I’ve always been a bit upset about how wasteful it can be.” The master …

Woodworking

7 Apps You Don't Want To Miss

7 Apps You Don't Want To Miss 7/06/2013<p>Vine<p>The Lone Ranger<p>Google Field Trip<p>Limbo<p>Polomatic<p>QWOP<p>Instagram<p>It can be tough to keep up with all the new …