For many of us we carry our iPad just about everywhere. Some of us even take our iPad with us shopping. And of course all of us take our iPhone with us everywhere. We found a recently released(March 28) new iPad app that does a wonderful job of scanning product barcodes and creating a copy of the barcode on your iOS device. The name of this app is called Swift Shopper. So when you go to checkout at the register you can heckout with your smartphone and scan the barcodes right off the screen. What this adds is convenience by having no need to physically remove any items out of your shopping basket, just hand the cashier your iPhone or iPad and a few swipes of iOS device later and you’re checked out! Continue Reading →
Today we are taking a look at an iPad app journal subscription called New Eastern Europe. This English language quarterly magazine for your iPad is a must have news source for those interested in the latest news stories from Central and Eastern Europe. The magazine provides readers with current events, political analysis, cultural and historical discussion as well as books and film reviews from and about the region.
New Eastern Europe magazine is published by the non-profit foundation College of Eastern Europe with the editorial team based out of Krakow Poland. This is a free iPad app download with paid content within. Subscriptions are also available within the application. Once you sign up for an ongoing subscription you’ll then be notified within the app when the latest issue is available to download within the app magazine. New Eastern Europe magazine for the iPad allows you to purchase the current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased all within this iPad app. Continue Reading →
The Spoon and the Moon is now on the iBookstore. We wrote about this wonderful iPad book by The Wickedly Sisters’ about a year ago. The Wickedly sisters are a writing duo with over 20 years working as journalists, cartoonists, and illustrators.
The Spoon and the Moon is a multimedia iBook app for iPad with captivating animations, a high quality soundtrack written and performed by musicians from Europe and North America. Spoon and the Moon is a whimsically risqué fairytale that is an award-winning work. Wickedly Sisters have created an imaginative story that is fun and clever from start to finish.(screenshot and video after the break) Continue Reading →
Yesterday, Apple released and aired two new commercials for TV that are for both the full-sized iPad and iPad mini. The new ad showcases reading with iBooks, collaborative gaming, and a few more iPad apps from the iTunes App Store.
Above is the “Alive” and after the break you can see the “Together” video ad. Continue Reading →
With Valentines day just around the corner we wanted to review a Valentine app for the iPad. We found one from the developer Image Metrics called Valentine Videogram. Valentine Videogram app for iPad allows you to send fun, animated videos and picture messages to your special someone on Valentines day or any other special day.
This app offers a clean user interface that gives you the ability to control the character you use in your videograms. With a tap you can easily create unique custom messages that say what you want to say to your special someone. (screenshots after the break) Continue Reading →
One great feature with the iPad tablet is the ability to draw and paint on the touch screen like it is a canvas. With that in mind we’ve found a wonderful educational painting app from the developer Lucky Martian. This iPad app is called Nature Painter. Nature Painter is a world-class digital oil painting simulator that works and looks great on your iPad display.
Nature Painter was developed as a way to take time out and get away from it all and unwind while being creative. The user interface is well designed and we really like the user-friendly tutorials that will guide you through the basics of landscape painting. (Screenshot after the break) Continue Reading →