Category: Business

Paypal iPad App, ErgoTech VersaStand Turns Your iPad into a Cash Register

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:18 — 132.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThe coolest thing about your business is you can start taking credit cards even if you don’t have a phone line or conventional storefront. There are a few programs out there that you can connect to your iPad, iPhone or even Android device. I show off the Paypal app (because I use Paypal) but its also important to note that Square is also doing something similar. Download the app and apply to accept cards. You will get a dongle in the mail...

CamCard HD Organizes Business Cards to Contacts for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:42 — ) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSLooking for a card reader for your iPad, check out CamCard HD – The Professional Business Card Reader – IntSig Information Co.,Ltd. You can import your business cards through the camera and run OCR to detect the name, email, website and more. You can keep the business card picture on the iPad, take a picture of the back or remove it altogether. You can save your contacts to iPhone, Gmail or other accounts. There is even a batch scan option – when...

MagicalPad for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:10 — ) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSRemember how we used to take notes? Pad of paper and a pencil. But that has changed – it’s been a long time since I’ve even picked up a pencil. But with the iPad changing the way we compute, we also have a program that changes the way we take notes. MagicalPad for iPad is a great way to take notes and more. It’s an outliner, a mind mapper, a note taker and a todo list. It looks like a flow chart...

How to Host a GotoMeeting Session from iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:01 — 127.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSA couple weeks ago Citrix announced you could start a GotoMeeting session from your iPad which changes the landscape for this virtual meeting software. Before you needed a PC or Mac to start the meeting and join in via tablet or smartphone. The news is for iPad only – Android users will still have to wait (although I’m guessing it will happen very soon). Also other iOS devices can only join a meeting. How to Host a GotoMeeting Session from iPad Download...

Money for iPad – Balance Your Expenses

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:18 — 74.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI remember my Mom using her check register to continually balance her checking account. When I first had a checkbook, I did that too. However I don’t carry a checkbook normally but I do carry my iPad. So why not have an app that will help balance my expenses. That is what Money for iPad is about. It figures out your bills and lets you schedule your accounts. If you get a weekly check, it will place it in for you. If...

Prezi Viewer for iPad Creates Awesome Presentations

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:11 — 50.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSYou can use your iPad to give a great presentation for your colleagues, employees or anyone with Prezi Viewer. The viewer is part of a larger software you can use to make free flowing power point presentations. Long gone are the old powerpoints that can bore the conference room. You start by logging into Prezi.com. Go into the presentation creator. Use the templates or create your own presentation from scratch. Add hotpoints to where the presentation will switch to. The whole presentation...

PlanGrid Construction Plan Companion for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:33 — 65.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you are an architect, construction foreman, CAD designer or even owner of a building, you know having blueprints at your fingertips can be very helpful. That is what PlanGrid does – puts your designs at your fingertips. How PlanGrid Works You start by signing up at Plangrid.com. Create and upload blueprints or other pictures and designs in their system (Free account gives you 50 sheets of storage, price plans for larger use). Log on to the iPad app to call up...

WorldCard HD for iPad – New Apple Earpods Earbuds

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:10 — 128.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSI go to a lot of events and collect many business cards. I used to come back home and spend a couple hours scanning those cards into my computer. Now, I have the iPad and a few programs that can take pictures and OCR to get information. One of those programs is WorldCard HD. This card scanner is geared for those people who get cards from around the country. The app will take a picture of the card and use OCR technology...

VIPOrbit for iPad Organizes Contacts, Schedules

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:21 — 103.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you are looking for a good contact manager and scheduler, check out VIPOrbit. With this program, you can set up contacts or import them from your networks. Put them into orbits – same thing as groups. You can even import your calendars into VIPOrbit to keep track of your meetings. When you schedule new meetings, use the program to attach contacts. VIPOrbit lite is free, and the Pro version is $9.99 with a backup option of $4.99 Check out the previous iPad app...