Category: Utilities

TripCase for iPad, Yahoo Mail Gets Tablet View

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/vid.appwild.com/ipad365/2012/226-TripCase.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:20 — 100.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSRemember when you would book a trip, and your travel agent would give you all your documents for a trip in one leather tri-fold case? FF to today…travel agents along with everyone else use QR codes and email to control our travel plans. So if you want to organize it in a digital way, TripCase is here. Put in your confirmation numbers, reservations and more into this program. You can even share with others. However, in this mobile world, we still have...

Musicians can Make Posters Right on the Spot with Phoster for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:52 — 74.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSYou walk into a venue and talk to the owner. They like your band so they book you and want posters right away. No problem! With Phoster – Bucket Labs you can create a poster for that venue, attach to a wireless printer and print out copies. You can also send out the poster to Facebook, Twitter, email to the venue for additional print copies and more. Phoster does more than just music posters. If you lost a cat or dog – if...

Blippar Turns iPad into Augmented Reality

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/vid.appwild.com/ipad365/2012/218-blippar.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:56 — 61.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAugmented reality is where you look at something through a mobile device and get a different response. Maybe a logo that pops out on the screen or information on what you are seeing. blippar – blippar.com is one of those programs. Blippar has a client list that uses the software to enhance a logo. Their packaging will have “Blipper enabled” on the side. Point your iPhone or iPad at the product and Blippar will show you whats hidden. One magazine gives you an...

Prompterous for iPad – OnStage U Mount for Musicians with iPads

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:24 — 100.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS During CES, Andy McCaskey turned me on to this application. Prompterous – Labotec turns your iPad into a teleprompter. With Prompterous you can type in text or bring it in from a text file up on your dropbox or Google Docs. Fix the font and spacing settings in the app – if you run a camera teleprompter system through your iPad then you can even reverse the text. Prompterous for iPad Prompterous has options to scroll through the text, slow it down,...

Griffin Studio Connect for iPad 9 Pin Connection

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/tpnmedia.tv/ces2013/CES-2013-JP-Griffin-Studio-Connect.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:31 — 121.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSAt CES I learned that Griffin got accepted as the first 3rd party device to use the 9-pin Lightning connection on the iPad. Their product – the studio connect – allows a user to dock in and connect USB devices, microphones or instruments (through the stereo input) to their iPads and record or just jam. The Griffin Studio Connect will be available this summer for $149. Check out the previous iPad app – Celluon Epic  

Behringer iStudio Turns iPad into Full Studio

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/tpnmedia.tv/ces2013/CES-2013-JP-Behringer-iStudio.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:25 — 127.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSContinued coverage of CES we have the Behringer iStudio – an attachment to the iPad that allows you to connect microphones, midi instruments and more. With a program like Garageband you can use the Behringer iStudio to record a music album, a podcast, mix audio for a small production and more. The iStudio was expected to be released in Q4 for 2012 but with some complications and the introduction with a 9-pin connector, Behringer will be releasing later this year for $199...

Griffin MicConnect – Attach your Favorite Microphone to iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/tpnmedia.tv/ces2013/CES-2013-JP-Griffin-Mic-Connect.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:36 — 129.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWhile at CES I got to see some great tech for your iPad. One item came from Griffin (Griffin Mic Connect) where you can attach any microphone to your iPad for recording. The best part: the MicConnect uses the 1/8 inch (3.5 mm) jack instead of messing with a 9 pin or 30 pin connector. The Griffin MicConnect is battery operated (AA batteries) and creates a phantom power of +48 so you can use a good condenser microphone on your rig. I...

Appsfire for iPad – iRig Mic Cast

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:28 — 99.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSSo last week I was introduced to Appsfire. I logged in and looked around but for some reason I didn’t see any iOS download (because after you log in there is no link). Bottom line is I searched but was not able to find. I made comment on that and Appsfire came back to say there was an app. Once I found it, I became very impressed. Appsfire is an app discovery program that not only gets you deals on apps but...

Hukilau Slate for iPad – Appsfire.com

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:23 — 99.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday’s app is called Hukilau Slate – while it means to catch fish, this app has nothing to do with fishing. Hukilau is a clapboard for video. You can use it to put together your movies or short videos. A clapboard tells you the scene, which take it was and how long the clip was. When you put it in your journal you can match up the clapboard video with what you wrote down. Hukilau is free and available now. Appsfire.com app...

YAPPbox: Create YAPP Invitation apps for iPad, iPhone

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:22 — 98.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSNormally I don’t highlight an iPhone app for the iPad. When it works well with the iPad I am more apt to talk about the app. That is the case with YAPP – a quick way to make sub-apps for the iOS system. The app system requires you to create the app through a PC web browser. You can give it a name, add some photos, put in the date of an event (or events) and associate a Twitter tag or profile...