Category: Productivity

Pinnacle Studio for iPad: Record video or Download to Edit

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (599.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSPinnacle studio is no stranger to me. When I first started making Geekazine videos back in 2008, I was using their software to produce shows like “The 5 Tech Things You Should Know.” I since moved on to other software, but still have Pinnacle for “just in case moments”. Now we have Pinnacle Studio for iPad by Corel Inc. – a video editor software that can rival iMovie. In fact, all video is being post-produced using this software so you know what you are getting. To...

RockPack for iPad Lets you Organize Your Favorite Videos

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-254-RockPack-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (53.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSI like to watch videos but when I want to show a specific video to a friend, I can never find it. With RockPack for iPad, I can now categorize my favorite videos so they are at my fingertips. Perfect for those parents that have to play the Gummi bear video to their kids from time to time. Rockpack by Rockpack Ltd. is a video organization app. I already found the Jimmy Fallon category and watched that impressive Miley Cyrus / Roots a Capella framed video (and...

DuoLingo Teaches You a New Language on iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-252-DuoLingo-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (61.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWant to learn a new language? Spanish, French, German, Portuguese Italian and even English? Duolingo is an app that will help and they do it for free. It’s the basics of a language – the girl, the man, where is the restaurant and more. Once you master the basics, you will be able to unlock new levels.  You receive 3 hearts (aka three mistakes). If you make too many, you have to start the level over again. Continue to pass levels and become the linguist you...

We Go Over iOS7 on iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-250-iOS7-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (170.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAt noon today you could update your iPad 2, 3 and 4 (generation 4) to iOS7. I did so this afternoon and started playing with the new features. In this video, I show you all the features of iOS7. Major OS Overhaul To get with the “Flat” initiative, Apple flattened out all the icons. No more drop shadows, bevels or glass-overs. The icons are white upon another color. The buttons also got an overhaul as the old grey “OK” buttons disappeared. Sometimes its hard to figure...

iPad Apps for the Treadmill: Virtual Active, Fitbug

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:02 — 223.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSI took a challenge this month to walk 10,000 steps (which you can follow on twitter at #10000steps).  If it wasn’t for my treadmill I might have missed this mark. But walking on a treadmill can be annoyingly tedious. Therefore, I downloaded Virtual Active – Active Theory Inc. This app allows me to pull up a scene to walk or run. Once I choose my location, the app starts tracking your movement via camera to pace the video with your walk or run....

Create Audio Podcasts on iPad with BossJock Studio for iOS

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/vid.appwild.com/ipad365/2012/230-Bossjock.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 18:22 — 191.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn 2005, recording a podcast required getting a few items including a mixer, microphone and a computer that could handle audio recording. Times have changed as now you can get a high quality USB microphone and iPad to record from. Now all you need is the program that makes it easy to make the podcast. Enter in bossjock studio – the bossjocks. This app has it all for an audio podcaster. A sound board so you can play music and other effects, volume controls...

Aurasma: Turn Items into Augmented Reality on iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/vid.appwild.com/ipad365/2012/227-Aurasma.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:21 — 0.0KB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSLast week I was at NAB conducting interviews. I got to check this product out called Aurasma – Aurasma. It is an augmented reality app which you can place in front of certain items to get bonus content. Whether it be a spider-man game or a band that starts playing – even the back of a one dollar bill that plays a movie. Want to make your own Auras? Simple to do; just follow the on-screen instructions. You can put a business card...

Sound Uncovered for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:52 — 95.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe Exploratorium is based in San Francisco and helps you understand your senses better. They will be opening on April 17th to the public at Pier 15. To get ready, they put out an app called Sound Uncovered – Exploratorium – which explores sound in different ways. Ever listen to a car door shut? It can tell a lot about the car. This app will show you some differences, look at some sounds and try to deceive your ears. They even have a cool tape...

Reflector Turns Mac or PC into AirPlay Receiver for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:26 — 111.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAirplay is a great way to keep wires from crossing the room just so you can watch video on your TV rather than smartphone. But what if you just want to project that video from your smartphone to your Mac or PC? Reflector allows you to do that. It turns on the Airplay option so you can push from one Apple device to another. It works with iPad 2 or iPhone 4S and above. With Reflector, you can set a iPad or iPad...

Bible Apps and Bingo Heaven for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:01 — 139.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSApparently they couldn’t find the Bible for the ceremony, so Firefigters in New Jersey end up Swearing on a Bible iPad app . This marks the start of a new era. While you might not see the Pope blessing people from an iPad, you may start seeing other people using a bible iPad app in their everyday use. It did make me think of what types of bible apps are out there. I read the bible when I was growing up but haven’t touched...