Category: Utilities

Project Grinder Posts Notes

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:52 — 80.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday’s Utility program is Project Grinder – an application that helps you keep track of your tasks. Using post notes, you set up the project, then place the post notes into one of three categories. When all notes have been moved to the completed column, the task is complete and the project can be removed. Word of caution – If you delete the white card, you will delete all notes involved.

Photo Table Collage Maker

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:20 — 73.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you are a scrap-booker, or like to make collages for family or events, then Photo Table might be an app for you. Think of it like the Microsoft Surface – You place digital photos and video on the table (or in this case the tablet), then organize. When you have them in a order you like, add some music and hit play. The photos become a slideshow synchronized to the song. You can import photos and video from Facebook, Flickr or from your...

Penultimate – Jot Pro Pen at MacWorld

Penultimate – Jot Pro Pen at MacWorld

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:57 — 81.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSPenultimate is a sketchbook app. You create notebooks and sketch notes in like you might a spiral notebook. You can change up the paper, so you have ruled, blank or other pages. You can import pictures and make scrapbooks. You can go in the in-app store and purchase other types of pages. Turn your notebook into a music book. Penultimate is .99 cents. There is a free app for the iPhone. We look at another Best of Show at MacWorld – The...

Clinometer, Lens Pen Laptop Pro

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:52 — 92.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday we have a double-dose for you. First, an app that lets you determine slope, called Clinometer. If you set the app on the floor, a bubble level appears to figure how level your surface is. If you set the iPad on the side, it will tell you how much of an angle you are at. A Clinometer is used in Forestry to figure out the height of a tree. You could also use it in carpentry to make sure something is...

Printing from iPad, Printer Pro

Printing from iPad, Printer Pro

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:15 — 74.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSPrinter Pro Today’s utility is printing from the iPad. There are several iPad apps, such as Printer Pro. If you have a network connected printer, this app should be able to find it. You go through a simple calibration option and you are ready to print. The full version is $6.99. Other Printing Options You might also look for an app that your printer brand came out with. For example, I have an Epson Artisan 810 – Therefore, I use the Epson...

Dragon Dictation Software – @iPad365

Dragon Dictation Software – @iPad365

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:16 — 49.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSDragon Dictation Software Dragon Dictation software is an app I have used since the iPhone. Nuance (it’s parent company) makes speech recognition for many different companies, like Siri for Apple. The iPad app is easy to use, and you can also set it up to reply to Twtitter and Facebook posts. Just push the red button and talk. — We’ll have more apps this week as we ramp up to the new show iPad365. Subscribe to iPad365 on iTunes – iPad365 RSS –...

Sketchbook Pro, Nomad Stylus Brush for iPad

Sketchbook Pro, Nomad Stylus Brush for iPad

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:12 — 49.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSThursdays is productivity apps day. If you know something that makes you more productive, or any application that I should talk about, let me know! Twitter @ipad365 or email [email protected] Sketchbook Pro Art applications can be a great productivity tool, then again, can also be a time waster. For the artist, a program like Sketchbook Pro can be something they can utilize quickly and efficiently. Ever since that New York times cover that was painted on an iPhone, we have seen applications...

GotoMeeting, Sony Ericsson Bluetooth Headset with FM Radio

GotoMeeting, Sony Ericsson Bluetooth Headset with FM Radio

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:13 — 49.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSOn Wednesdays, Jeffrey will talk utility apps you might want to be more functional. If you know of a utility, or any application that I should talk about, let me know! Twitter @ipad365 or email [email protected] GotoMeeting I use GotoMeeting all the time. You can meet with anyone, anywhere. The Gotomeeting iPad app is a great extension to this. If you are not near your computer and still need to meet, just grab the iPad and connect up to WiFi. You can...