Tagged: software

Megapolis – Building Cities on Your iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/blip.tv/file/get/Geekazine-iPad365MegapolisBuildCitiesOnTheIPad117.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download () | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSToday, we’re taking a look at another Sim game in Megapolis by Social Quantum. This one seems to match a Sim City or Zynga’s CityVille feel. Your task – simply build a virtual city to attract people and control the infrastructure. You start with a decent amount of coins and some megabucks – both with in-app purchase options starting at .99 cents. When you play Megapolis, you start by building some residential areas, adding markets and wind turbines, then collecting on what was built. Alice,...

Microsoft Word vs. iWork Pages by Apple for iPad

https://archive.org/download/Ipad365-2014/Geekazine-iPad365MicrosoftWordVsPagesForIPad627.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (315.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSA few weeks ago, Microsoft announced Office365 for the iPad and their first pricing plan which didn’t make sense for the home user. They came back and created a “personal” pricing plan where you could install Office on 2 machines – a computer and a tablet. The $6.95 a month ($70 a year) plan actually made more sense. It comes with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Publisher, and One Note. It also comes with 20 GB of OneDrive storage, Skype with 60 minutes of calls...

Mini Ninjas Invade iPad, iPhone, Android

https://archive.org/download/Ipad365-2014/Geekazine-iPad365MiniNinjasForIPad470.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (191.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSEver since the introduction of the gyroscope on iPads, there have been endless running games that make you tilt your iPads to work. Therefore, it’s nice to get a game every now and then that doesn’t rely on that functionality. Case in point – Mini Ninjas by SQUARE ENIX INC. This game has two basic controls – Jump/scale and attack. Mini Ninjas is also a kid-friendly game – no gratuitous blood or violence beyond the attack. Your job is to avoid obstacles, attack enemies, and gain...

Survey Monkey for iPad – Create, Monitor, View Survey Results

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/blip.tv/file/get/Geekazine-iPad365SurveyMonkeyForIPad635.m4vPodcast: Play in new window | Download (46.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you run a website, have a band, do business, or more – you need to run a survey from time to time. SurveyMonkey is a great way to create, run and monitor online surveys. With this iPad app, you can keep tabs on your survey and add or edit a survey on the fly. Survey Monkey works for all iOS devices as well as Android. Make templates for quick surveys. You can also download your results into Excel, PDF, chart or more. Survey Monkey is free,...

Facetune for iPad – Touch Up Your Headshots

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-262-Facetune-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (97.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you are a photographer, this app will really help you for photos on the fly. Facetune by Lightricks is an app that will smooth lines, remove red-eye and make the face look younger and more vibrant. Facetune imports the photo, then allows you to smooth, highlight, color, and remove any lines or blemishes. You can warp the face to give a person a smile, blur the background around the subject and even set color gels to get the right look. As you are fine-tuning the...

iStopMotion Creates Stop Motion Videos on iPad

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-259-iStopMotion-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (96.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSWe know that creating video on the iPad is pretty easy. But stop motion? You could possibly make the next claymation video by using this software. iStopMotion for iPad by Boinx Software turns your iPad into an editor for stop motion and time lapse films. You can pose and shoot, or set the timer to shoot with a few seconds in-between. Also, with the download of an app, you can turn your iPhone into the main camera. Use it in your stage area and press for...

iPhotos for iPad iOS7 – Send Scrapbooks to iCloud

http://media.techpodcasts.com/geekazine/p/media.techpodcasts.com/ipad365/p/s3.amazonaws.com/iPad365/iPad365-258-iPhoto-720.mp4Podcast: Play in new window | Download (93.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIf you are a photographer, the new iPhotos is really going to be impressive. With iCloud support, you can create slideshows and send them to people. I put together a slideshow of our CES 2013 action as an example. iPhoto for iPad also allows you to edit your photos and even draw on top of them. This is perfect if you are making photo prints or photo books of pictures. You can also send via iTunes or Airdrop to another computer and sync up all your...

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 –...